30°
Submitted by IanBear 737d ago | review

PlayDevil: Jet Set Radio (XBLA) Review

Is Jet Set Radio best left in the past?

Here is a snippet:

"Unfortunately the gameplay and camera are the one element of Jet Set Radio that feels stuck in 2000. Responses to button presses feel sluggish and locking onto grind rails is overly tricky, and inconsistent. More problematically, the camera control often seems to actively work against you, especially in boss battles, as the perspective is forced into walls and above the character. Even in this update, that has camera control on the second stick, it is still frustrating and more difficult than it need be. It is an interesting reminder of how far gaming has come in the last thirteen years, but no less frustrating." (Jet Set Radio, Xbox 360) 70/100

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
40°

Saints Row Gat out of Hell Review | CoinOpTV

1h ago - Saints Row Gat out of Hell is a decent little side game to the main series, but it carries some o... | PC
20°

TouchArcade PAX South Preview: 'Guild of Dungeoneering'

1h ago - TouchArcade: Guild of Dungeoneering is an interesting card-based dungeon-crawler, being developed... | iPhone
30°

TouchArcade PAX South Preview: 'Nova Blitz' Promises to be Like Hyper-Caffeinated 'Hearthstone'

1h ago - TouchArcade: If you're a fan of Hearthstone [Free (HD)], you will want to keep an eye on Nova Bli... | iPhone
30°

TouchArcade PAX South Preview: 'Moonrise'

1h ago - TouchArcade: Undead Labs had two vastly different games on display here at PAX South. One was the... | iPhone
Ad

Filmwatch Contest Details

Now - Ring in the new year with gift cards. Check out details on Filmwatch. | Promoted post
30°

TouchArcade PAX South Preview: 'Divide by Sheep' and 'Fearless Fantasy' Demoed by tinyBuild Games

1h ago - TouchArcade: PC publisher tinyBuild is quickly making an expansion into mobile publishing, having... | iPhone