All-Pro Football 2K8 – Review

December 21, 2007

Billed as a return to “real” football by the company whose excellent NFL 2K was killed off when Electronic Arts scooped exclusive rights to the NFL license.

The Jesus Lizard – Live – Review

December 21, 2007

The Jesus Lizard was rhythmic, sweaty, loud, and sexual. Singer David Yow gyrates, howls, and flails, molesting the audience at every available opportunity.

Mademoiselle – Review

December 21, 2007

You can run this in a rock block with Jerry Cantrell, U2, Jeff Buckley, Be Bop Deluxe, STP, The Mission, Jane’s Addiction, and The Smashing Pumpkins.

Aeon – Rise to Dominate – Review

December 14, 2007

Aeon borrow the eerie intervals and dirges of Morbid Angel, Legion-era Deicide’s rhythmic mastery, and new Cannibal Corpse’s penchant for quick tempo changes.

Greg Thuman – Primal Static – Review

December 14, 2007

The spurting post-Zep string strangle winnowed through The Cult’s resurrection of that feel via the best moments of late ’80’s “hey baby” cock rockery.

Hot Shots Tennis – Review

December 14, 2007

The character and environment concepts are all over the map and don’t adhere to any theme that could help this title stand out in the crowded tennis field.

Carnival Games – Review

December 14, 2007

The motion-sensing actions of Wii Sports transferred to a carnival setting of familiar mini-games. Some (Skeeball) are much better than others (Ring Toss).