The fine people at Astro were kind enough to send a set of second-generation A20 Xbox headphones for evaluation, so I was glad to take a look at them in preparation for the Xbox series X I plan on buying…
Tag: Xbox One
Enlisted is a bold attempt at tackling a bloated genre. The World War II shooter has more entries than I can count, but even bolder than trying to crack this style is that it’s also entering the similarly-crowded online-only field.
An Ace Down The hole
HIGH The co-op.
LOW The trick flying.
WTF Someone was going hard on the story.
HIGH Great background art.
LOW The bosses.
WTF That story basically came out of nowhere.
More Oil Needed
HIGH Fantastic style, surprising story.
LOW Act 5.
WTF Being attacked by shrimp and dynamite.
Pedal To The METAL!!!
HIGH Intense soundtrack. Incredibly fast action.
LOW Difficult to follow the on-screen action.
WTF The entire plot, really.
HIGH It’s got that ‘just one more go’ quality.
LOW The slow-burn first boss.
WTF The soundtrack sounds like synth System of a Down.
2020 might be a year that many people are eager to forget (and we’re only halfway through!) but is the world already getting nostalgic for 2003? Not only are gamers seeing a reimagined version of the venerable Tony Hawk series coming later this fall, but there’s also Skater XL and even rumblings of a new Skate title from EA.
I Can Relate
HIGH Some of the lines are funny.
LOW That cowboy fight.
WTF Is this a dream, or is it not?
HIGH Canny game design.
LOW The challenge, or lack thereof.
WTF Even as a tribute to Diablo, it didn’t need to actually quote it.