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  • bruno_fmenedes wrote a review of Donkey Kong Country Returns.
    User Rating 8
    A gorgeous, diverse, smart and fulfilling return of the famous gorilla.

    (EARLY REVIEW – WILL BE UPDATED WHEN I FINISH PLAYING THE GAME) The gameplay is varied, fun, challenging. The controls and mechanics all work extremely well, except for the motion control used ...

  • bruno_fmenedes Posted a new blog.
    How much story matters in a game?

    How much the story matters in a game depends on the type of game it is. Racing games, sports games, fighting games, platformers, strategy and other action-focused games don't really need a story if th...

  • bruno_fmenedes posted a message in the forum topic How much does storyline matter to you in a game? on the Games Discussion board

    How much the story matters in a game depends on the type of game it is. Racing games, sports games, fighting games, platformers, strategy and other action-focused games don't really need a story if th...

  • bruno_fmenedes rated Sid Meier's Civilization IV a score of 9.
  • bruno_fmenedes posted a message in the forum topic best family friendly game on the Games Discussion board

    Favorite modern family friendly games I forgot to mention before:Pikmin 2 (GC)Okami (PS2/Wii)) (now in HD for the PS3)LittleBigPlanet (PS3)The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (Wii/GC)Braid (PS3/PC)...

  • bruno_fmenedes posted a message in the forum topic Dark Knight Rises kinda sucks.(SPOILERS) on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    The Dark Knight was clearly the best of the trilogy, both in plot and characters. The Dark Knight Rises' plot was disappointing given it's huge potential, Bane was imposing and fearless but far from "...

  • bruno_fmenedes posted a message in the forum topic Which SuperHero Movie you want to see most(2014)? on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    Captain America: The Winter Solider by far. I really liked the first one, the trailer is awesome and the concept has great potential. Plus, the Black Widow and Nick Fury also seem to have a significa...

  • bruno_fmenedes posted a message in the forum topic best family friendly game on the Games Discussion board

    My favorite modern family friendly games:Super Mario Galaxy (Wii)Super Mario Galaxy 2 (Wii)The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker (GC) (now in HD for the WiiU)Paper Mario: The Thousand Year Door (GC)Worl...

  • bruno_fmenedes rated Zubinen's review for One of the most refreshing titles in years with only one real drawback, the pacing., as not helpful.
  • bruno_fmenedes rated JanCroft's review for The best story!, as not helpful.
  • bruno_fmenedes rated SirAardvark's review for My god, is it worth playing. , as not helpful.
  • bruno_fmenedes rated DrDobalina's review for Dull dull dull, as not helpful.
  • bruno_fmenedes rated T-Sub96's review for Hilarious game that will make you question your existence..., as not helpful.
  • bruno_fmenedes wrote a review of The Stanley Parable.
    User Rating 8
    A witty, branched, pleasant and imaginative ride.

    The game’s choice system is great and truly fresh, but the rest of gameplay supporting it is overly simplistic. The level designs are constantly intriguing and the narrator’s witty comment...

  • bruno_fmenedes wrote a review of Bastion.
    User Rating 9
    Bastion is a fun, beautiful and soulful experience that’s more than just the sum of its individual parts.

    The gameplay is fresh enough, has a good amount of depth and is very adaptable to most of the different player’s skills and play styles there are. At the beginning it’s a relatively easy g...

  • bruno_fmenedes wrote a review of The Stanley Parable.
    User Rating 8
    A witty, branched, pleasant and imaginative ride.

    The game’s choice system is great and truly fresh, but the rest of gameplay supporting it is overly simplistic. The level designs are constantly intriguing and the narrator’s witty comment...

  • bruno_fmenedes posted a message in the forum topic Vote: What's the Best Nintendo Game Ever Made? R1 over on the System Wars board

    1. Super Mario Galaxy 2 (Wii - 2010)2. The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (N64 - 1998)3. Super Mario World (SNES - 1991)

  • bruno_fmenedes followed Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor .
  • bruno_fmenedes posted a message in the forum topic Games you've awarded a perfect score? on the Games Discussion board

    Only three:Super Mario World (SNES)The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time (N64)Super Mario Galaxy 2 (Wii)

  • bruno_fmenedes wrote a review of The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword.
    User Rating 8
    A big, great looking, frequently entertaining but seldom awe-inspiring adventure.

    The gameplay has a few welcome changes, such as a more intuitive way to switch between different items and other equipment, but some of the core mechanics feel dated and a bit clunky, specifically the...