For the most part, the games in NM handle just as well as their early arcade couterparts, only now we resort to running from ghosts, dodging asteroids, and winning the checkered flag with a thumbstick instead of a full on joystick. The buttons translate well (on the games that use them), but I wish that I could have had a full-out arcade gaming pad to play this puppy with. Also, playing both of the pole position games just isn't quite the same without a wheel. Sure the control is all there, but it's little inconsistencies like this that really take away from the overall charm of the title.
It seems Spider-man is too busy to fight crime on both new-gen consoles, and has started picking and choosing his battles, possibly forgoing Xbox One altogether. Hmm...the film rights to Spider-Man still belong to Sony. Interesting...
Sony and Microsoft and the rest of the game industry have seen some pretty big shakeups and departures lately, but this latest sudden departure is one of the most puzzling. Bungie has just fired Marty ODonnell, famed composer of the Halo franchise.
If youve been holding back from buying games and DLC starring the caped crusader, this is the best time to take the plunge as there are some great deals to be found! Plenty of DLC for Borderlands 2, State of Decay, Skyrim, Thief and more is on sale!
Technically, the update started rolling out late last night, so chances are likely if you have your Xbox One set to automatically update, youve already got the latest version of the operating system already!