super mario galaxy

a review of Super Mario Galaxy
a videogame developed by nintendo
and published by nintendo
for the nintendo wii
text by tim rogers

2.5 stars

Bottom line: Super Mario Galaxy is “not a cultural event -- it's just a videogame.”

Kane & Lynch: Dead Men

a review of Kane & Lynch: Dead Men
a videogame developed by io interactive
and published by eidos interactive
for Microsoft Windows, the microsoft xbox and the sony playstation 3 computer entertainment system
text by Brandon Parker

2 stars

Bottom line: Kane & Lynch: Dead Men is “like playing a videogame adaptation of some badass film of myth and legend; it's still like playing a licensed videogame.”

Super Mario Sunshine

a review of Super Mario Sunshine
a videogame developed by yoshiaki koizumi
and published by nintendo
for the nintendo gamecube
text by Alex Felix

3.5 stars

Bottom line: Super Mario Sunshine is “unimaginably, post-Mario.”

SSX 3

a review of SSX 3
a videogame developed by EA BIG
and published by electronic arts, inc.
for the microsoft xbox, the nintendo gameboy advance, the nintendo gamecube, the sony playstation 2 computer entertainment system and the tiger telematics gizmondo
text by Thomas Callahan

3 stars

Bottom line: SSX 3 is “neat and tidy.”