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Review of Crazy Taxi 3: High Roller – Sega earns another Awesome license

Sega may have its shortcomings, but arcade gaming is definitely not one of them.  Since 1969, the iconic company has delivered impressive arcade boards that have powered equally-impressive games; And one of my personal favorites is Crazy Taxi, a driving game where you pick up passengers and travel to their desired destinations as fast and […]

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Review of The Simpsons: Hit & Run – Springfield discovers Grand Theft Auto

Game companies love to create games based on licensed properties, but they sometimes don’t think of the possible consequences; Making tie-in games based on books, movies, and TV programs is not necessarily a bad idea, but one small mistake (Technological or otherwise) can ultimately relegate them to bargain bins and mediocre review scores.  Many popular […]

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Review of Burnout: Paradise Remastered – Take me home

10 years ago, Electronic Arts’ Criterion Games studio did a little experimenting with the Burnout series.  They placed their exhilarating arcade racer in an open-world environment, littered with jumps, shortcuts, destructibles, and lots of traffic.  Rather than be a continuation of Revenge, Burnout: Paradise was a retooling of the Burnout formula, but also retained the  intense sense of speed and humorous crashes […]

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Review of NASCAR Kart Racing – Mario Kart meets America’s premier motorsport

Have you ever had one of those times where you tried to make a combination of two good things just because they were good things? Like pizza with vanilla ice cream in place of cheese, or maybe a burger with whipped cream? No need to lie, I’m sure we’ve all done something like that.  I […]

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Review of Burnout: Revenge – Take a look around at all the lights and sounds

Few gaming genres get my adrenaline pumping as much as arcade racers.  For the majority of my life, I’ve been throwing Koopa Shells in Mario Kart and evading cavalries of police officers in Need for Speed, but another racing series that I absolutely adore completing laps in is Burnout, a cult-classic arcade racing series that is known for its […]