Live Schedule for November

Major Nelson has provided the release schedule for content on Xbox Live throughout the month of November. Notable items include Warlords being released tomorrow, that’s a nice looking indie title that has been in development for some time, and sales on Carcassone, Catan, and both Puzzle Quests; all of which are fantastic. An interesting tidbit is the Xbox Live 10 Year Anniversary sale, should be interesting how they choose to promote that and which items they will include, hopefully its not just lame Avatar Props. Have a look below and see if there is anything of interest. Xbox LIVE Arcade … Continue reading Live Schedule for November

Mark of the Ninja Review

  • Platform: Xbox 360, PC
  • Developer: Klei Entertainment
  • Publisher: Microsoft Studios
  • Release Date: September 7, 2012
  • Price: $14.99
  • Official: Mark of the Ninja

“One of the best surprises of the year”

Ninja’s, the world’s elite assassins and covert operatives, showing amazing skill in the art of stealth and subterfuge they are a mainstay in popular culture, a favorite among children and adults alike. But the ninja has also been a hard nut to crack for both Hollywood and videogames, with end results often being a mess, one that has a lot of flash but little substance. With games such as Tenchu and Ninja Gaiden having come and gone, with varying degrees of success, it has been some time since a company has attempted to capture what makes the ninja so endearing. Well welcome Klei Entertainment’s stab at the genre, because it hits closest to the mark than any before.

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