December2011

  • 14

    DSiWare

    Review Elite Forces: Unit 77

    Definitely forcing it

    On paper, Elite Forces: Unit 77 sounds great. A number of high-profile and wealthy individuals have gone missing all over the world, and it's correctly assumed that this is just the first step in a global terrorist plot. Desperate, the world turns to a renegade troop of no-nonsense butt-kickers: Unit 77. Unit 77 consists of...

January2011

  • 11

    DSiWare

    Review Animal Boxing

    Not just cruelty to animals, unfortunately

    For those who don't know, Animal Boxing was originally released as a DS retail title two years ago to little fanfare. In fact, even though the game has just been recently released on DSiWare, most people don't even know it was originally a retail release. Perhaps this might explain the reason the game's...

November2009

  • 32

    DSiWare

    Review Little Red Riding Hood's Zombie BBQ

    Not your childhood's Little Red Riding Hood!

    You might've heard of Little Red Riding Hood's Zombie BBQ before; after all, a classic fairytale character blasting zombies to pieces should be almost guaranteed to get your attention. Chances are, however, that you never saw the game in stores — this is because the game never actually saw release in...

May2009

  • 20

    WiiWare

    Review Penguins & Friends - Hey! That's My Fish!

    Cool as ice or a bit fishy?

    What does a short supply of fish, a continually sinking ice float, and a bunch of greedy penguins have in common? They all star in the board game 'Hey! That's My Fish!' which was originally brought to the gaming scene by Phalanx Games and which is now available for WiiWare under the moniker Penguins & Friends. This...

April2009

  • 23

    DS

    Review Little Red Riding Hood's Zombie BBQ

    Who knew Little Red Riding Hood was so much fun?

    At Nintendo Life, we very much doubted that anyone expected a great deal from Little Red Riding Hood’s Zombie BBQ. The title sounded like it would attract a very immature audience, and the box art didn't exactly inspire casual gamers to buy it either. So imagine how surprised we were when we played...

March2009

  • 50

    WiiWare

    Review Family & Friends Party

    Will WiiWare newcomer Gammick Entertainment get this party started?

    The Wii is no stranger to party games or mini-game compilations; in fact, it would be no exaggeration to say that the machine’s success is largely due to the brilliance of multiplayer titles like Wii Sports and Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games. However, familiarity breeds...