"If there’s one developer gamers love to love, it’s Double Fine. Their reputation for cleverness, humor, and making irrefutably fun games is well-justified. Last year’s Happy Action Theater wasn’t exactly a traditional game, but that’s one reason why it succeeded with the Kinect’s non-traditional controls. Less than a year after the first installment, Double Fine returns with the more understandably titled Kinect Party. We can safely assume that just about every Kinect owner grabbed it for free over the holidays, so the question becomes: does Kinect Party provide a better co-op experience and improve on its predecessor’s handful of shortcomings?"