Monthly Archives: August 2015

The Golden Compass Review

I imagine the days when games based on children’s movies were seldom awful will have many younger games skeptical. The truth is that during the 16-bit days, there were many wonderful games based on children’s movies such as Aladdin, The … Continue reading

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Super Mario 64 Review

It is hard to write a review for a game known by so many people, especially for what is at least its third commercial release. It has now been over ten years since Super Mario 64 blew gamers away and … Continue reading

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Spider-Man: Friend or Foe Review

Spider-Man games have had plenty of room for improvement since the original came out on Atari 2600 many years ago, so Spider-Man: Friend or Foe really has nothing to live up to. Published by Activision and developed by Next-Level Games, … Continue reading

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Spider-Man 3 Review

When the first screens and information for Spider-Man 3 on Wii appeared, fans could be forgiven for being optimistic. They were told it was going to be similar to the flawed but enjoyable Spider-Man 2 on GameCube, that the city … Continue reading

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The Simpsons Game Review

I am unfortunately one of those gamers that will put up with a bad game if it is a licence I like; sometimes even right to the end. Some notable examples would be the poorly made Evil Dead games, my … Continue reading

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Open Season Review

Open Season could normally be seen as just another game based on a family movie but this title gained much more notoriety with Australian Wii owners when it was originally announced as the “free game” with the Toys R’ Us … Continue reading

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Mario Strikers Charged: Football Review

The Wii has definitely had a spotty release schedule, especially with the apparent uncertainty Australian Wii owners are experiencing with regard to the big three (Mario, Metroid, Smash Bros.) arriving on our shores this year. However the release of the … Continue reading

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