Reviews

2007 Leipzig Games Convention – Nintendo booth review

German Infendo fan, Maximilian Hepach, shared his recent experience at Nintendo’s booth during the 2007 Leipzig Games Convention: I’ve been going to the Leipzig Games Convention ever since it started and I went again this year. After praising Nintendo last year for their small but efficient booth, I had high hopes this year which were quickly dashed. Nintendo had a booth 3 to 4 times t...

Jake’s Take: Mario Strikers Charged

The sequel to the 2005 GameCube title Super Mario Strikers basically contains the same concept: Beat the snot out of the other team to score a goal. The series is a mix of Smash brothers and Mario fun thrown into a soccer themed melee. Now that I’ve had a week to play around with Charged I think it’s time to give you the low down.

Infendo Reader Reviews: Super Monkey Ball Banana Blitz

From time to time, we’ll take a few well-written, intelligent and objective reviews from the Infendo Forums and throw them up on the main page for the whole world to enjoy. Here’s a review of a Wii launch title, Super Monkey Ball Banana Blitz, by Abras. The little, strange looking monkeys in bubbles are back for some more fun. The first game in the series made quite a splash during the Gam...

Infendo Reader Reviews: McClain on The Bigs

From time to time, we’ll take a few well-written, intelligent and objective reviews from the Infendo Forums and throw them up on the main page for the whole world to enjoy. Here’s another great review courtesy of McClain for the new Wii title, The Bigs. “Why are you throwing home?!!!” That is what my neighbors kept hearing yesterday when I brought home a copy of The Bigs for th...

The future of gaming is a Gears of War 8/10 rating

The collective piling on (one could use much more graphic, vulgar terminology) that the review community has done with Gears of War has gotten my cynical side thinking again, and by that I mean more than the usual 24 hours a day. But instead of attacking GoW, I am going to use its popularity to show how the Wii is arriving at precisely the right time. First off, GoW is a great game. It is an actio...