Shadow Complex Review
With a carefully balanced blend of action and exploration, Shadow Complex is Super Metroid for a new generation.
In the last year, titles like Braid, Bionic Commando Rearmed, and 'Splosion Man have really propelled the Xbox Live Arcade forward in terms of quality and value. Cynics that claim the best of the arcade caters only for t... Read Full Review10 of 10 users found the following review helpful
It's fitting that Chair asked Epic Games to publish Shadow Complex; the game feels like Super Metroid remade for the Gears of War generation. It's louder, flashier and dumber than the games that inspired it, steeped in s... Read Full Review5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
Had this been release in stores as a sixty dollar title, it would have received scores from fair to good. Pricing it at fifteen dollars on the Xbox Arcade has provided gamers with one of the greatest values to come along... Read Full Review2 of 3 users found the following review helpful
This game surprised me. I heard of it at E3 and I figured this 2d scroll-er had to be over-hyped. This is probably my biggest overlook of the past few years. I was bored and thought what the hell ill download it. ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Shadow Complex is easily the best xbox live arcade game to date, as a matter of fact it's so polished it puts many full price games to shame, well worth more than the $15 bucks you can steal it for. Best side strolling... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
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Now then. I love massive 3d worlds, thousands of items, levelling up and good action sequences but they all come in a flash in the pan box and the adventure once finished has little replay value. Shadow Complex breaks th... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Shadow Complex is amazing. I love Super Metroid for SNES and this brought back all those memories and more. I just recently completed the game with 100% Map Explored and 100% of the Items found and obtained "Completioni... Read Full Review0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Shadow Complex is probably the best game available on Xbox Live. It expands Xbox Live's abilities in every way. I just want to start of by saying that is officially the best looking game on Xbox Live. The story involves ... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
As someone who really enjoys multiplayer games, this game took me back a spell to the days before the internet, where you just got lost in a single player game of this type (Amiga 500 anyone?) I almost forgot how fun... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
The best XBLA arcade game I've played by a mile!! Not just inspired by the Metroid games, but with a quick tweak of the graphics it could actually be a Metroid game! And to be honest thats why its so fantastic, explo... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
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