Review: Stick 'Em Up 2: Paper Adventures (Xbox Live Indie)
2 September 2014
Summary: While the campaign may be fleeting, it offers plenty of variety and the ability to tackle it with three of your buddies in offline couch co-op is icing on the cake. There are also multiple difficulties, a versus mode, and in game achievements to keep you busy for awhile.
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