Excerpt: Geometry Wars: Retro Evolved was one of the earliest Xbox Live Arcade successes on the Xbox 360. It was priced very reasonably (developer, Bizarre Creations, originally wanted the game to be free) and is pick up and play from the get go.
Conclusion: At the beginning of this write up I said that The Beatles just never clicked for me. While playing The Beatles: Rock Band it finally clicked for me. Nobody can force you into The Beatles, they are just something that you have to experience for yourself on your own terms.
Excerpt: Imagine chucking your eyeballs into a blender, chucking in a Mexican chilli of doom, add a dollop of Phal and finally a dash of Neon. Then turn it on full power. That's what playing Geometry Wars: Galaxies on Wii feels like. Don't be put off. This is on the whole is a good thing.
Conclusion: unworkable. I struggled for hours trying to get a handle on the controls on the default setting but failed to really grasp them. I switched to the Classic Controller ($24.99) – using the left stick to move, the right stick to direct my shots; reminiscent of Smash TV , Robotron , and Geometry Wars on...
Excerpt: If you're not an Xbox gamer, you probably won't have experienced Geometry Wars before, as either a hidden bonus in the Project Gotham Racing series or the gorgeous Live Arcade download (which, for a long time during the Xbox 360's difficult first few months, was considered the closest thing the...
Summary: Geometry Wars: Galaxies is like a geometric assault on the eyes and mind. Perhaps the most hardcore game currently on the market, the title that started off its life hidden away in Project Gotham Racing 2 is now a smash hit on the XBLA.
Conclusion: The big question everyone has to face with deciding whether or not to purchase this title is if Geometry Wars: Galaxies -a game based off a free game and developed into a five dollar game- is worth the 39 dollar price tag.
Excerpt: is a pure arcade shooter. There are no storylines here, and no characters to develop. It�s you against everybody, and the odds quickly can go from manageable to �How the heck did I avoid all that?