I am a casual game player. My standard: Did I have fun? Did my heart race as I tried (mostly in vain) to fulfill the mission? Would I play this game over and over again to the chagrin of my friends and family?
The new Zenses games are a refreshing change in the design of casual video games. Instead of juvenile or aggressive sounds and images, the Zenses game packs offer soothing music and lovely graphics that make playing as an adult more pleasant
Call of Duty 5: World at War is the 5th game in the venerated series of "real war" shooters. Treyarch decided to take a step back in time, back to W.W.II and doing so, abandoned the momentum of the previous COD release
Brain Quest on the Nintendo DS for grades 3 & 4 is designed for elementary school kids age 8 - 10 to make learning more game than chore. In Brain Quest, EA Games has applied what video game makers have learned to do better than most educators
Korg has released an honest-to-god functioning synth for the Nintendo DS that straddles the divide between game and pro app, though by doing so suffers from the typical sort of limitations found in other pro-sumer electronics
Sonic Unleashed by Sega brings back the world-famous speedster hedgehog in a game that is really two games in one. Sonic, thanks to the dastardly deeds of Eggman, has a daytime aspect and a nighttime were-hedgehog aspect
Boogie SuperStar is a boxfull of dancing and singing fun. Aimed at girls, the characters, the choice of songs and the structure of the game elements all make for a teen performance game that is both fun and a good workout
Boom Blox is all Wii. You throw, drag, shoot and explode blocks by moving your arm in moves that are reproduced on screen. This not a game where you learn button combinations. Here you learn to aim well, throw hard, keep steady, and be fast
Nerf N-Strike for the Wii is a shooting game that ships with a Hasbro Nerf Blaster that can be configured to hold the nerf-darts that come with the gun or to hold the Wii controller. What this means is a real gunslinger feel as you play the game
I must admit that I have never played fighting games. I've always known about them but it was never my thing. I have always played racing and platform games. So when I was presented with Soulcalibur IV, I honestly didn't know what to expect
I got a chance to play Naruto: Ultimate Ninja Storm over the weekend, and boy am I hungry! See, Ninjas love Ramen and will run all over Hidden Leaf Village, jumping, climbing, flying and searching for the Ultimate Ramen Ingredients
I pre-ordered this game months ago. I played the beta version. I made constructive comments on the SOCOM U.S. Navy Seals CONFRONTATION website and hoped for the best. And yesterday I plopped down $60 for what is essentially, a coaster
There are cheaters online. People who spend hours learning how to cheat in online games just to get a better score. Knowing whatever game you get could be glitched or interrupted for the other team's advantage makes playing the game pointless
The younger you are, the more likely you are to use, enjoy and, yes, learn from whatever video game system you own. But there's a huge swath of us who do not want to sit on the couch and twiddle our thumbs
XaviXs new J-Mat introduces Jackie Chans Fitness Studio, a PowerBoxing workout, guaranteed to make fitness fun for everyone. XaviX is the exciting new alternative to traditional video games, turning everyones favorite sports into wireless, living room fun.