Tag Archives: Sports
3 Count Bout Review

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Brutal 2D arcade wrestling at its finest.

Story

This is hardcore no-rules wrestling where wrestlers don’t hesitate to fight dirty. In order to stay alive in this ring, you must use your wits, skills and whatever tools you can get your hands on.…

California Games Review

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Good sports game with six radical California based events.

Introduction

Okay, it’s time to put your skills to the test in the turfs of sunny California. Simply talking won’t get you far when it comes to extreme sports like half pipe skateboarding and BMX.…

FIFA International Soccer Championship Edition Review

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Fast-paced soccer with nice audience noise, four player co-op and great controls.

Introduction

From the slums of Sao Paulo to the suburbs of Stuttgart you’ll see groups of children playing soccer – be it with tin cans or a ball of stitched leather or something else.…

Jet Set Radio Review

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Join the gang life, crank up the beat and spray some graffiti in this stylish and unique game!

Story

A city in Asia named Tokyo-To is pestered with rival gangs on roller skates who mark their territories with graffiti tags. The government and the Rokkaku Construction Group has initiated a program called “21st Century Project” which tries to battle cultural freedoms such as music and graffiti – and the gang sub-culture will not take it.…

Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games Review

Mario and Sonic at the Olympic Games

A Summer Olympics game crammed with features and video game heroes.

Story

The Summer Olympics of 2008 takes place in Beijing, China. Contenders from all around the world gather at this grand event to compete for gold medals, trophies, fame and glory.…

Mutant League Hockey Review

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Mad ice hockey with weapons, robots, mutants and death.

Introduction

This is an ice hockey game that plays much like Electronic Arts’ now well-recognized NHL game series except that this game has a comical, brutal and over-the-top touch to it. This is a game where skeletons, trolls and robots play an insane sport that only resembles ice hockey – they have added weapons, fighting, bribes, monsters and brutal death to the formula and the results are… hilarious.…

UFC Undisputed 2010 Review

UFC Undisputed 2010 box art PS3

A seriously demanding mixed martial arts fighting game that offers lots of fan service.

Story

So… You want to be a fighter? Then you better have the skill, strength, technique and determination to last you through years of hard training and relentless competition.…

Virtua Tennis 2009 Review

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Tennis at its best. Complete with singles, doubles, mini games and online rankings.

Introduction

Take on the World Tour and meet tennis champions on the various tennis courts around the globe. Let the coach guide you into the more advanced techniques of tennis and learn how to schedule your training sessions before attending the main events.…

Wii Sports Resort Review

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Friendly sports competition out in the sun!

Introduction

Welcome to Wuhu Island – the ever sunny vacation resort. It is the paradise island where the Mii’s collectively elect to spend their vacation – and what could possibly be better than to spend your free time with some casual and relaxed sports together with friends and family?…

Wii Sports Review

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Family friendly pick-up-and-play sports games for up to four players.

Introduction

Wii Sports comes bundled in USA and Europe with Nintendo’s Wii. As a free game it fares incredibly well – it’s nice, unbelievably friendly to new players and is easy to just pick up and have some fun with.…