Image

Pacific Rim The Video Game

Friday Top Five: Worst XBLA movie-licensed games
7 years ago

Friday Top Five: Worst XBLA movie-licensed games

XBLAFans Top_5

Most movie-licensed games are a special kind of terrible, but every once in a while you’ll find a gem that salvages the crummy image they’ve cultivated for themselves. That’s not the case here. At best, these are thinly veiled advertisements for summer blockbusters; at worst, they’re gaming’s equivalent of Happy Meal toys – cheaply assembled from hunks of material lying around to capitalize on the fervor of whatever the target demographic is smitten with at the moment. And like those little plastic tchotchkes, if you want the thrill of playing with a relic of your new favorite license, you’re going to have to eat some junk.

It’s been a long time coming, but we’ve finally whittled down a surprisingly robust list of big-screen bombs. We’re counting down the top five worst Xbox Live Arcade movie tie-ins (in no particular order).

Read More

Deal of the Week: Half off movie tie-ins
7 years ago

Deal of the Week: Half off movie tie-ins

The deal this week is admittedly scant on Xbox Live Arcade offerings, but there’s a decent pull or two if you’re looking for a game based on a movie. …
Read More

July XBLA sales roundup
7 years ago

July XBLA sales roundup

By  •  News

The numbers are in for the month of July, and it seems as though Pacific Rim: The Video Game is one of the more popular new additions …
Read More

Giant robots pose dramatically in Pacific Rim teaser
7 years ago

Giant robots pose dramatically in Pacific Rim teaser

By  •  News

Hot on the heels of its official announcement, Pacific Rim The Video Game has been issued a brief teaser trailer showcasing a few of the jumbo-sized juggernauts you can …
Read More

Pacific Rim washes up on Xbox Live Arcade next week
7 years ago

Pacific Rim washes up on Xbox Live Arcade next week

By  •  News

YUKE’S Co. has announced Pacific Rim The Video Game, the aptly titled tie-in to the Warner Brothers’ and Legendary Pictures’ upcoming summer blockbuster about giant robots fighting giant monsters …
Read More