Monthly Archives: September 2013

DuckTales Remastered Xbox 360 Review

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Scrooge McDuck is back with the latest HD remake DuckTales.  That’s right, the original NES classic has been revitalised and energised for the 21st century.  So how does it hold up today and will DuckTales faithful find it worthy of its modern day price tag? Gameplay The original DuckTales was released in North America for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) Continue Reading...

Daily Joystick Podcast Episode 134

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This week on the Daily Joystick Podcast Episode 134 we discuss the latest Xbox news including Microsoft now entering the Chinese gaming market which has been closed to the world for 13 years.  Also, we discuss how your game saves wont carry over from Xbox 360 games to Xbox One games for titles such as BF4, COD and more.  In Continue Reading...

Grand Theft Auto V Xbox 360 Review

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After years of waiting, the wait is now finally over!  That’s right I am referring to the most highly anticipated game of the year Grand Theft Auto V.  So it’s time to start planning your approach of attack, starting with robbing liquor stores and working your way up to bank heists earning high amounts of cash in Rockstar’s next installment Continue Reading...

Saints Row IV Xbox 360 Review

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We have all dreamt of one day becoming the President of the United States of America and many of us have also wondered what would happen in the events of an alien invasion.  Well, now we can experience both dreams at the same time in Deep Silvers newest title, Saints Row IV.  So load up your weapons and suit up, Continue Reading...

SplinterCell Blacklist Xbox 360 Review

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Are you a ghost amongst men? Do you infiltrate the enemy with no casualties and without being spotted? How about a panther, slowly killing your prey one by one without making a sound? Or do you just want to run in gun blazing and make sure everyone knows you are there and is killed using any means possible! Well SplinterCell Continue Reading...

Mickey Mouse Castle of Illusion HD Review

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Mickey Mouse and The Castle of  Illusion was one of my all-time SEGA master system / Game Gear favorites that I as a young teen played through many times over, exploring every nook and cranny that there was possible.  Fast forward to 2013 and the HD remake for current generation consoles is now available and this is your chance to go back Continue Reading...

Daily Joystick Podcast Episode 132 – Xbox One launches 22nd Of Nov and comes with FIFA14!

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This week on the Daily Joystick Podcast we discuss all the latest Xbox gaming news including the big one, the release date for the Xbox One, November 22nd for Australia. Also, making news, Aussies will benefit with a pack in bundle which includes FIFA 14 for those who pre-order the console. Also, Microsoft to support the Xbox 360 till 2016 Continue Reading...

Retro Joystick Podcast Episode 7 – The SEGA Master System

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This week on the Retro Joystick Podcast the team returns to bring you all the news and information surrounding SEGA’s Master System Console.  Its successes, its failures, its greatest games and more.  You’ll wanna tune in for all things SEGA this episode, so grab those rings Sonic and dash your way to this weeks podcast. The RJ Team Podcast Powered Continue Reading...

The $100 dollar question: Is Kinect worth the price?

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For some people, a $100’s is a lot of money. Even if it isn’t, asking someone to pay more than what their competitors are charging is a big deal. People want to see value for their hard earned cash. This November, two of gaming’s biggest stars, Sony and Microsoft, will square off at retail. The PS4 is $100’s cheaper but Continue Reading...

Diablo 3 Xbox 360 Review

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Diablo 3 has finally arrived on console? Will it be a hit or much of the same? Battling your way through hell to piece together the devastation and restore the humble lands of Tristram. Choose your savior and slaughter everything! Gameplay Diablo 3 starts off 20 years after the previous incident that ended with Diablo 2. Deckard Cain and his niece Leah Continue Reading...

Payday 2 Xbox 360 Review

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Suit up, pack your equipment, ready your weapons and put those masks on cause it’s time to make some Heists in Payday 2.  So if you have nothing else to do while waiting for that damn drill to open the vault I am sure you will have enough time the read my thoughts on Payday 2 before its finished! Gameplay Continue Reading...

TMNT: Out of the Shadows Xbox 360 Review

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Cowabunga dudes! Those heroes in-a-half-shell are out of retirement (again) for as many times in a decade but with a renewed interest in the IDW comic and a kid friendly Nick toon just wrapping up its first season ( not to mention a Michael Bay made movie on the way); can the four ninja turtles crawl out of their own Continue Reading...

The CPS Changer system

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This is my first official review, most of you won’t know me I am new to the scene of reviewing but I am quite keen on reviewing a multitude of arcade games and their console counter parts. I thought with my background being arcade related and my love for console gaming also, that I would review a quite often talked Continue Reading...

Rayman Legends Xbox 360 Review

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Rayman is back along with his buddies for the long overdue sequel to Rayman Origins which was a sleeper hit some two years ago.  Your mission in Rayman Legends is to navigate your way through some of the most challenging platform levels that pressure you with time, speed and obstacles.  Some are easy and some will cause controllers to break, Continue Reading...

Daily Joystick Podcast Episode 131 – Microsoft Xbox One to have ability to resell digital content?

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This week on the Daily Joystick Podcast we discuss all the Xbox news in town, including the rumored Xbox One console launch date.  We also discuss the awesome Day One edition box art that’s available for a limited time. Also, Microsoft to consider allowing games to sell their digital downloads on Xbox One to other gamers and finally we discuss Continue Reading...