Summary: Any gamer of a certain age will be able to bore you extensively talking about two particular arcade games: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and The Simpsons . The classic TMNT game arrived on Xbox Live Arcade years ago, but as with many licensed arcade games, it seemed unlikely we'd ever see The...
Summary: There's a reason fans clamored for this game to be added to the marketplaces. Simpsons Arcade is a masterpiece, a game that stands the test of time and brings a tremendous amount of fun to modern times.
Pros: Classic arcade experience, Easy controls
Cons: Nothing, unless the game invokes bad childhood memories
Excerpt: Bart Simpson wants to meet Zelda. Lisa thinks marketing money should go into making better video games and Mario and Sonic are trapped in endlessly-spinning EA-owned hamster wheels. Find parody funny? Good. There's a lot more where that came from in The Simpsons Game.
Excerpt: The Simpsons is an international treasure, no messing. For those who like their animated comedy with a hefty dose of sarcasm, satire and plain ol' daftness, well, The Simpsons has been doing it best for longest.
Excerpt: too long for a full-length feature film featuring their favorite TV family (that's a lot of "F" words!) to arrive in theaters. It finally happened last fall, and at the same time, EA dropped the long-awaited game. However,
Excerpt: It's not enough for Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie to simply star in a video game. In this umpteenth attempt at making a Simpsons-centric game -- some were good, some were bad, some were really, really ugly (I'm looking at you, The Simpsons Wrestling ) -- the Family Simpson must also know that...
Conclusion: THE VERDICT: Although parts of the control are occasionally irksome, and although there's nothing spectacular about the gameplay itself, the originality and sheer imagination of the game's plot, the ideas for the levels and the amusing irony throughout, make this a must-play experience for most...
Conclusion: This game in my opinion is worth playing and owning. It’s a welcome part of my collection. The graphics and sound are superb, as well as the nostalgia that you feel when you’re playing through the game.