Category Archives: Xbox 360 Sports

Denied: Dead Island

Killing Zombies somewhere else in the meantime… In light of all the must have games due this Fall, and combined with shrinking money and time, I gave Dead Island the short shrift and did not keep up with it at … Continue reading

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Tony Hawk Ride: The Price Was Right

…But my skills are lacking! Ready To Roll – Complete the Training Test challenge in Street Training  Gamerscore = 15   Unlocked on 09/07/2011 Two years ago at E3 I first saw Tony Hawk Ride.  I was really sold on it, … Continue reading

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Favourite Intro: Amped 3

Blinded by the light! Pink is the new black! Snowbird bound! – Finish Act I of the story to unlock the Snowbird resort  Gamerscore = 70   Acquired on 04/03/2006 Several months ago on Giant Bomb I was watching them play … Continue reading

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The Sporto Reporto: Being a Pro in NHL 10

Yesterday I continued my end of Summer tradition and picked up the latest version of EA Sports Hockey franchise, NHL 10.  Since I so enjoyed last year’s ‘Be a Pro’ mode I thought I would once again kick off my … Continue reading

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Midnight Launch in Canada: NHL 10

I received a call tonight that I didn’t expect.  The EB where I pre-ordered my NHL 10 from is having a midnight launch event tonight for the game and also giving away prizes!  Though the thought of winning prizes is … Continue reading

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Mission Accomplished: Batman – Arkham Asylum

Bigger BangComplete story mode on Normal difficulty Gamerscore = 50   Acquired 9/9/2009 For a game I had absolutely no interest in a couple of weeks ago (I didn’t want to even download the demo), after playing to completion, I … Continue reading

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Retro Revival: ESPN NFL 2K5

Being in the thick of the Canadian Football League season and the National Football League season getting underway shortly I once again had my annual trip down memory lane to a time when I was a hardcore video football gamer.  … Continue reading

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Modern Warfare 2 Prestige Edition: The Great Debate

I have been having an internal debate as of late in regards to the recently announced Prestige Edition of the Modern Warfare 2 package that will be hitting retail this November.  With three SKU’s on the books, gamers once again … Continue reading

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  Its funny, out of all the things that could and did capture my imagination at E3 I did not think that Tony Hawk: Ride would have stuck with me the most.  I remember when I first heard about a … Continue reading

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The Sports Anomaly: MVP of the Week!

  Not being one to toot my own horn (who am I kidding, I will take any chance I get to toot), this week as I was listening to one of my favorite podcast, The Sports Game Guy’s Sports … Continue reading

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