Stevie W.

Helpful votes received on reviews: 73% (8 of 11)
Location: Scotland


Top Reviewer Ranking: 4,283,739 - Total Helpful Votes: 8 of 11
Mirror's Edge (Xbox 360) by Electronic Arts
Mirror's Edge (Xbox 360) by Electronic Arts
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars something different, 8 Jan 2009
It's refreshing to see a game like this that is not centered around combat and is instead focused on allowing the player to move around.

The controls are fairly straight forward to pick up and become quite natural after a short while playing - it wasn't long before I was jumping/sliding/climbing/swinging/wall-running my way around the levels. This game is about getting through levels quickly and there is great satisfaction in maintaining a high speed run through a level as you navigate through a level without interuption.
The movement is quite instinctive and I'm now finding myself frustrated in other games that don't have the same amount of 'go anywhere' control that… Read more
Transformers (2007) [DVD] <b>DVD</b> ~ Shia LaBeouf
Transformers (2007) [DVD] DVD ~ Shia LaBeouf
6 of 9 people found the following review helpful
I had my doubts about how Transformers would turn out, I really feared that it would be a huge disappointment - with Transformers playing such a big role in my childhood, the thought of the movie not living up the memories was not pleasant.

Thankfully the movie has exceeded my expectations. Even as a massive fan of the original Transformers line up, it was good to see that this isn't just a remake of what we had in the 80s. Everything has been brought up to date, with the cutting edge special effects, the Transformers fit right into the world and really look like working machines. Seeing them in motion is nothing short of amazing, I just can't imagine the original 'blocky'… Read more

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