Excerpt: A new day, a new X360 review. With some delay but certainly not less important, we today take a look at the second launch game from Rare. Next to Perfect Dark Zero they had also finished Kameo: Elements of Power.
Conclusion: Kameo: Elements of Power is the type of launch game that every new console needs. Its cutesy image may not appeal to the hardcore crowd, but the core game is nearly flawless. It’s a game that you’ll want to continue playing – it doesn’t feel like “work”.
Excerpt: Not so long ago (although the galaxy seems far, far away) 3D Rare platformers were among the most anticipated games in the world. Their brand was synonymous with Nintendo and blockbuster status was a forgone conclusion.
Conclusion: If you're a fan of action adventure titles such as the Legend of Zelda series, Kameo's a sure bet if you're looking for a good time in an original fantasy gameworld. With graphics that will always look amazing regardless of how much time has passed and how advanced technology has come, the art style...
Excerpt: If anything, Rare has made things so damn difficult for themselves. They can't blame anyone else; after all, they did make so many superb games back in the day. But that was then, and this is now, yet it doesn't stop the weight of expectation hanging heavily on the neck of both Perfect Dark Zero and...
Conclusion: Completionists beware, though, the 0GS achievements will bring down your ranking. Final Thoughts: Although Kameo: Elements of Power was probably an impressive launch title for the 360, it hasn't aged well.
Excerpt: Kameo: Elements of Power was easily among the most highly anticipated launch games on the XBox 360. After years of development by renowned developer, Rare, the game has a lot to live up to. It might not fully live up to the hype, but it’s still an amazing gaming experience!