Excerpt: Remember Undertow? No? Shocking. Undertow was the game Microsoft gave away free in January 2008 as a way of saying sorry for widespread Xbox LIVE connection issues experienced the previous Christmas.
Excerpt: Crash Commando is primarily a 2D game, though each map has two levels of "depth" that are accessed via tunnels. The "level" you're on always shows up as "front" screen, though some maps let you see what is happening on the other map.
Excerpt: In some ways Crash Commando is a classic side-scrolling shooter along the lines of games like Metal Slug. Lots of weapons, explosions, and small soldiers dying digital deaths. No objectives or goals beyond trying to wipe out as many enemy soldiers as possible while keeping your own deaths to a...
Summary: With its arcade sensibilities, Crash Commando turns the toils of red-versus-blue battle into endearing action by juxtaposing the fast-paced carnage of Unreal Tournament with the platforming and precision aiming of Worms.
Pros: Loads of balanced, diverse weapons, Huge maps are masterfully designed, Fantastic, lag-free multiplayer, Furious pace is addictive, Visual detail is through the roof
Conclusion: Crash Commando is another in a growing list of fine PSN games. For $9.99, you could do much worse, and if this were $4.99 I'd instantly recommend it. Keep in mind it's focus is multiplayer action and if you're interested in that you'll find an active and growing community to play with.
Excerpt: by Adam Rosenberg You've gotta give it up for developer Epos and their just-released PlayStation Store-exclusive Crash Commando . The fast-paced fragfest for up to 12 players is as straightforward as a game gets.