this was a real gem of a game, 2d feel ,and easy to have control, unlike many 1st person games out there,- the magic of exploring weird areas, choose if u want a hint where to go (blue line) is very cool. graphics are real nice. Underwater scenes are incredibly nice, reminds me of those in "Trine" . This game would not have been the same if it was in firstperson view, so the whole 2d-thingy makes it very interesting,bringing back fond memories from c64 games and amigagames. I feel it probably was abit short, but what can you expect for 1200 points,,besides, its replay value is stunning due to those areas u can unlock later or after completion, when u got all the special weapons that allows u to do so. its a do-not-miss. If they do a sequel with maybe some additional extra themes like snow,sand ++ resulting in a longer game, i would gladly pay full price. There are many expensive retail games that does not have this gameplay magic. The shadow complex gameplay.
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 Review
Shadow Complex is probably the best arcade game to come out this year. While $15 is a bit pricy for an arcade title, this game gives you value through gameplay and has lasting appeal. While the story is a little vague,... Read Full Review