REVIEW – Halo: Reach

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Name: Halo: Reach Genre: First Person Shooter Platform: Xbox 360 Price: £36.99 (Amazon) When Bungie brought Halo: Combat Evolved to the first Xbox console way back in 2001, they achieved what was more or less then considered near impossible; they…

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Review – Kane and Lynch 2: Dog Days

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Name: Kane and Lynch 2: Dog Days Genre: 3rd person shooter Platform: Xbox 360 (reviewed), PS3, PC Price: £36.99 (Amazon) Gaming duos are no rare thing. You've got Mario and Luigi and their quietly-bubbling sibling rivalry, the homo-erotic bromance…

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Review: Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light

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Name: Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light Genre: Isometric adventure Platform: Xbox 360 (Xbox Live Arcade, reviewed), PS3 (PSN), PC Price: 1200 Microsoft Points (£10.20) For a series whose heroine is renowned for her flexibility, the Tomb Raider franchise…

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Pick up Shadow Complex on Xbox Live Arcade for just 800 MS points (£6.20)

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Each week the Xbox Live team put up a couple of offers to entice Gold subscribers to start flashing the moolah. Sadly, more often than not the games they pick to discount are rubbish. Not this week however. For…

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Darwinia confirmed for Xbox Live Arcade!

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Apparently it would be a complete dereliction of duty if we didn’t tell you about this… Darwinia has been confirmed as a forthcoming addition to Xbox Live Arcade. In its new guise, Darwinia +, it’ll come as a two game bundle, including the critically acclaimed strategy game and Multiwinia (the multiplayer version, funnily enough).

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Rez HD finally coming to Xbox Live this Wednesday

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rez-hd-xbox-360-release.jpgIf you’re a bit old, like SEGA and remember all the Good Old Days of gaming, you’ve more than likely been hitting F5 on the internet for months, waiting for news about Rez HD’s launch date to arrive.

The game’s a bit of a legend. A fierce dance music soundtrack backs the shooting action, with exploding enemies erupting in more sound. And it all starts throbbing the further you get into it, entrancing anyone who happens to be within viewing distance of the TV. It has a happy place in the hearts of most Dreamcast fans, even though it later came out on PlayStation2…

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There's going to be an Xbox 360 game about crisps :(

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xbox-360-doritos.jpgCrisps! Frito-Lay, the American potato-reconstituter known for such excellent sandwich accompaning crisp brands as Doritos, is asking people to submit designs for an Xbox Live Arcade game.

The Doritos-maker is demanding all concepts should “take the spirit of the Doritos tortilla chips brand and bring it to life on the Xbox 360″.

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Today on Tech Digest: HTC Touch phone, DS v PSP, iPhone GPS rumours and more…

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THE BIG THREE Video interview: HTC on their new Touch iPhone-rival DS games are "fantastic" says, er, Sony VP Does the iPhone have GPS built in? THE NEXT FIFTEEN Apple updates MacBook Pro Air your views on the BBC's HDTV…

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