Excerpt: The Holy Bible teaches us there is nothing new under the sun. Taking a look at the video game industry in recent years reinforces that truth. There have been a rash of older games being brought up to current gaming standards. The most recent example is Boulder Dash XL.
Excerpt: In the world of video games, sometimes the simplest concepts can offer the most interesting experiences. This is certainly true of Boulder Dash XL, which simply asks you to collect diamonds. You move around, dig through dirt patches, avoid enemies, and collect diamonds.
Review: Boulder Dash-XL (Microsoft Xbox LIVE Arcade)
13 October 2011
Summary: Boulder Dash-XL may be light on presentation, but its gameplay is just as captivating as it was in the “Ëœ80s. It’s hard to ignore the reliance on themes borrowed from other classic games such as Dig Dug and Pac-Man , but everything comes together to provide a frantic and challenging experience.
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Summary: Upon the initial release of " Boulder Dash XL " I was 50/50 about whether the game would still prove as enjoyable as it was all those years ago and whether it would offer anything new to captivate the new generation of gamers.