GameFocus writes: "In 2007, James Silva and his independent game company Ska Studios won Microsoft's Dream-Build-Play game development competition with their entry, The Dishwasher: Dead Samurai. Two years later, their side-scrolling, hack-and-slash title is available for purchase through Xbox Live Arcade. This interesting but extremely difficult game goes to show what is possible with Microsoft XNA."
+ Interesting art style
+ Tight controls
+ Extremely violent
- Might be too challenging for the average gamer
- Does become repetitive over time
- Incoherent storyline
- Could have used a bit more variety in the music department