Modern Warfare 2 Multiplayer Gameplay Uncut: Flag Runner

Infinity Ward have released a new Modern Warfare 2 trailer showing the Flag Runner multiplayer game in action. It looks great and if you pay attention you can see some of the kill streak perks such as the UAV for three kills, Air Drop for four and Predator Missile for five kills, which I think is shown in action at 21 seconds into the video in the background. You can also see some of the weapons available when the player moves over them and the kill stats that pop up which shows some interesting and funny info. Keep watching to…
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Wacky Karts review

Wacky Karts is a clone of Mario Kart for the SNES. For those unfamiliar with the Mario Kart series, it is a Go Kart racing game which was more about the fun than serious racing and featured power ups which included turbo boosts and red shells which crashed opponents. The game series are a classic and in my opinion the SNES version is still the best ;) Make no bones about it, in Wacky Karts the Mode 7 style graphics, the Karts, track locations and power ups are all copied from the Nintendo classic. So how does Wacky Karts fare…
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Indie Games releases 31st August

All releases are played for the eight minutes allowed in trials and impressions are made from that. If you would like for us to review your game in full, post an update on the progress of your game etc. please get in contact. 15 Puzzle is a picture sliding game where you must reorganise the jumbled up picture by sliding the empty squares moving them to their correct position. The graphics and presentation are nicely styled and the game comes with varying difficulties for beginners to experts. I am not sure but there may be only around twelve pictures to…
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Upcoming reviews and some other stuff

This site has been open for just over a month and was originally a small experiment on running a games blog, so I thought I would post an update on what I have planned. I have been kept very busy with reviews of XBLA and Indie Games and over the coming couple of weeks I will be working on clearing the backlog of games to review. On the list to review are Wacky Karts, AtomHex, Gum Drop Celestial Frontier, Track Architect, Trino and some games being released in the near future. To help clear the backlog I have enlisted the…
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360 Mega App Pack HD Review

Review by Matthew On firing up the self proclaimed Mega App Pack I was greeted by a black and white spinning background with the title in the foreground in a mixture of fonts. It was playing some repetitive electronic music at me so I pressed start to get to the main menu where the music continued and I was presented with a list of the applications contained in the Mega App Pack.  I’ll give a brief review of each of the 8 parts making up this compendium. (more…)
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Planet Delta review

Your traditional sphere dropping game sees coloured spheres being dropped from the top of the screen which fall to the bottom, when three or more spheres are touching they are removed from the screen until you clear them all. If you build up too many spheres and they reach the top of the screen it is game over. Planet Delta is essentially a sphere dropping puzzle game but with some twists. (more…)
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Megalopolis Game Token Winner

Thanks to everyone that entered the competition to win a token for a free copy of the Indie Game Megalopolis. There was a mistake with the original question in that it was actually impossible to get the answer by playing the trial game, but you clever lot found out the answer some other way. I changed the original question to one that was possible to answer by playing the trial, so to make things fair I have accepted all correct answers for both the old and new question. Next time I will double check you can get the answer from…
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Indie Games releases 28th August

All releases are played for the eight minutes allowed in trials and impressions are made from that. If you would like for us to review your game in full, post an update on the progress of your game etc. please get in contact. BallsAndBlocks is a 3D platform puzzle style game in which you must control a ball around platforms and push other balls off them to complete the level. Presentation looks great and the graphics look very stylish in a 3D filled wireframe design, it sounds weird to describe but you will see what I mean from the above…
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Fight Night Round 4, F.E.A.R. 2 and Transformers 2 demos now available

A new demo for Fight Night Round 4 has been released: Play as the legendary heavyweights Mike Tyson vs Muhammad Ali to see who would win the ultimate showdown. Or relive the Ricky Hatton vs. Manny Pacquiao match. The demo features the final tuned product with the addition of the button configuration and a body spamming fix. You can download it here. The second demo is for 2: This all new single-player campaign lets you experience events in the full game from an all new perspective: that of Replica Soldier Foxtrot 813. Fight through brand new environments and uncover the…
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Indie Games releases 27th August

All releases are played for the eight minutes allowed in trials and impressions are made from that. If you would like for us to review your game in full, post an update on the progress of your game etc. please get in contact. Downtown Smash Dodgeball is as the title suggests a dodgeball game. I do not really know the rules of dodgeball so it took a bit of time to understand but it is straightforward enough to learn. The graphics are sound are good and it supports up to two players. The game is Japanese but has English text…
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