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
If you own an XBOX 360, go download Shadow Complex right now. Don't worry, you can come back to this review after you're done. This has got to be one of the best Arcade downloads to date. Chair has crafted a fine side-sc... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
I compare this game to Super Metroid maybe because i felt like i was playing it the whole time. Now, comparing a game to Super Metroid is NEVER a bad thing since that game was awesome. If i rolled up into a little ball... Read Full Review0 of 1 users found the following review helpful
The Summer of Arcade on Xbox Live wasn't just a reason to avoid the summer heat and download new titles over Xbox Live. It was also a brilliant opportunity for developers to push the boundaries of downloadable titles. Wi... Read Full Review4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
I downloaded this game at launch, and played a little at a time until I beat it. While this game doesn't bring anything new (with the exception of a few things) that Super Metroid didn't do better in 1994, it's still a d... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
I don't want to spoil anything, suffice it to say this game is one of the few in the XBOX Live Arcade that is worth shelling out for. You'll love it. You can set the difficulty level to whatever you can handle. The ga... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
For those of you who are unaware, the metroid-vania style of game was one of the most popular types of games back in the 90's. The name takes after Metroid and Castlevania, two games that have you navigate through platf... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
A long while ago, in a time of inferior technology and rustic gameplay elements, the side-scroller reigned supreme. The genre has spawned some of the greatest games of all-time, but like all good things, it went away... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
I'll admit it: I am not an 'old-school' gamer. I do not have fond memories of Mario, Metroid, or any other classic side-scroller because those games were before my time. Perhaps this means that I have a more objective vi... Read Full Review4 of 8 users found the following review helpful
Shadow Complex. It is one of the best XBLA games available and is definitely worth the purchase. You will not regret getting this game. Gameplay: Wow! This game is amazing. The story mode is as good as they come. It i... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
Out of all the down loadable games for Xbox360 this is the best one I've played yet. The game is entertaining, fast pasted, and the graphics are great. The games unlockables really keep you in to it too, plus punching th... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
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