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An Epic FurPG

Lasting First Impressions of Dust: An Elysian Tail Developed by Humble Hearts  |  Published by Microsoft Studios » If you’ve ever played a Jazz Jackrabbit game, then you may already be familiar with Dean Dodrill’s work. ...
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PC

Poignant and Click Adventure

Lasting First Impressions of Resonance Developed by xii games  |  Published by Wadjet Eye Games » Adventure games and I go way back. From early text adventures such as Zork and Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, to grap...
by Craig
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Castle Smashers

Lasting First Impressions of Wreckateer Developed by Iron Galaxy  |  Published by Microsoft Studios I was pleased to see gameplay featured in Microsoft’s E3 2012 press briefing from a Kinect title that wasn’t a fitness ap...
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PS3

Get a Little Mud on the Tires

Lasting First Impressions of Jeremy McGrath’s Offroad » Developer: 2XL Games  |  Publisher: Reverb Publishing My love affair with racing games first began when Pole Position landed in arcades in 1983. In the mid 1990s, The...
by Craig
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Great Scot

Lasting First Impressions of Brave from Behaviour Interactive » Apparently I’m of Scottish descent and if the hype surrounding Pixar’s latest animated adventure is to be believed, Brave is the closest I will likely ever co...
by Craig
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ABRA-CARD-ABRA

Lasting First Impressions of Magic: the Gathering – Duels of the Planeswalkers 2013 FROM Wizards of the Coast My first experience with Magic: the Gathering was with the original collectible card game format, played with b...
by Craig
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This is NOT my JAM

Lasting First Impressions of JAM Live Music Arcade from Zivix Over the years, we’ve seen many rhythm-based music games come and go.  Ostensibly, the genre was at its peak with Guitar Hero III and Rock Band in late 2007.  Si...
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Resistance is Not Futile

Lasting First Impressions of Resistance: Burning Skies from Nihilistic Software After Insomniac Games’ Resistance: Fall of Man launched in November 2006 against Epic Games’ new IP, Gears of War, both sci-fi shooters involvi...
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No Joy in This Ride

Lasting First Impressions of Joy Ride Turbo from BigPark Remember when Joy Ride was supposed to be a free arcade kart racing title for XBLA? Remember when Joy Ride ended up as a full-priced Kinect launch title? I certainly do. ...
by Craig
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