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Summer of Arcade 2012: Dust An Elysian Tail Review

All good things come to those who wait – as the saying goes, and Humble Hearts 2D hand-painted RPG platformer is a cracking way to end the Summer of Arcade promotions on a high. Dust: An Elysian Tail is the greatest game in this year’s bag of supposed high-quality Arcade pickings, and if you could only pick just one game in the Summer of Arcade – this is the one to own! Although it should have been released in late 2011, Microsoft has made a great decision in holding it back for the summer promotions this year and we hope it has done really, really well… Continue reading Summer of Arcade 2012: Dust An Elysian Tail Review

Summer of Arcade 2012: Deadlight Review

If ever there was a decade that was crying out for a zombie apocalypse, end of days scenario, it was the 80’s.

I lived through this dayglo, shoulder pad infested era and remember it with a shudder.

The charts were infested with a brand of big toothed, cheesy pop music that seemed to have been brewed by Satan himself, everybody loved good ‘Neighbours’, yuppies crawled from their penthouse flats, ‘loadsamoney’ was spawned and, even outside of Liverpool, men had permed hair.

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Summer of Arcade 2012 Kicks Off July 18

Another batch of great quality titles will kick off the annual Xbox LIVE Summer of Arcade from July 18th starting with the launch of Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD. The revamped arcade version will take you into levels from the first two Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater games further enhanced in high definition and with online multiplayer. Continue reading Summer of Arcade 2012 Kicks Off July 18