Excerpt: Frantix is fruit from the “Gameplay Over Graphics” tree, so those looking for photorealism need not proceed further. Those looking for gameplay-driven fun will find that the graphics are really quite good, especially as a sidebar to the “meat” of the game.
Excerpt: Frantix is the latest puzzle game to appear on the PSP and while it seems to have the perfect recipe for a good puzzler (simple premise, agonising pain, joyous sense of accomplishment and absorbing gameplay) something just isn't right.
Excerpt: This review, much like Frantix, isn't going to have too many bells or whistles. I'm here to give you good people the straight and honest truth. Frantix is very simple. In all honesty, the easiest way to describe Frantix is to call it a 3D Lode Runner without all the ladders but plenty of ways to...
Excerpt: The Adventures of Lolo on the 8-bit NES (Nintendo Entertainment System) ranks in my personal top ten video games of all time. I really enjoy that kind of puzzle action. To my dismay there has not been similar puzzle action in quite a long time.
Excerpt: The blurb on the back of the game's case describes it as a "character-based 3D puzzle-solving adventure." That's a polite way of saying that you have to guide some poor sap through 185 individual mazes spread throughout six separate worlds.
Excerpt: With the release of the PSP, Sony has now unveiled a new label called Platform Publishing. So what exactly is Platform Publishing? The PSP is a great platform, but as of yet does not really have a killer app that one thinks of when they think of the PSP.
Excerpt: Is it just me, or
does it seem like the PSP only has puzzle and racing games? I can’t
really speak ill of either of the two genres when hits like Lumines,
Ridge Racers and Burnout line the shelves, but I just thought I’d point
Excerpt: Frantix is an intuitive 3D puzzle game from Sony Online Entertainment that requires the player to collect gems in order to advance through the various worlds. Taking control of a few generic heroes, youÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ll have to overcome a series of environmental obstacles while avoiding enemies set out on...