Summary: Rumble Roses XX is an all-female wrestling game from Konami and developer Yukes. The in-ring action is decent and the girls are fairly good looking, but there are way too many roadblocks standing between you and having any real fun with the game.
Excerpt: Most wrestling games come in the form of dozens of sweaty men grabbing each other in a way only the director of Brokeback Mountain could appreciate. Thankfully the perverts..err I mean guys at Konami have something different in mind for their first Xbox 360 effort, in comes Rumble Roses XX.
Excerpt: Remember when you used to watch G.I. Joe? I do. I remember specifically, Flint, Duke and Hawk all espousing a certain advice time and time again: namely, “we can’t let [insert weapon/technology here] fall into the wrong hands!
Excerpt: I feel kind of crawly. Rumble Roses XX is the kind of game where the game play comes across as some kind of happy accident. It's ostensibly a wrestling game, but that's kind of an afterthought.
Excerpt: When a new console comes out, the wide-eyed kid in me wakes up and shoves the jaded, disillusioned gamer aside for a time. With Microsoft's new 360 technology in my living room and two more consoles on the way, there's an innocent little part of my psyche that expects all new games to just be...
Excerpt: Rumble Roses XX is an all-girl wrestling game with over 20 sexy grapplers available to control. Each wrestler has her very own personality, from naughty nurse Anesthesia through to schoolgirl Reiko (sounds more like an adult film - Ed).