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Weekend Reviews: Virtual-On & Art Style Cubello

by GaryTun

We’ve added two reviews to the site this weekend, one old title and one new.

Art Style: Cubello – WiiWare

From the moment you start playing Art Style: Cubello, there’s an odd feeling that washes over you. Maybe it’s the cold robotic voice that welcomes you from the Wii Menu or the way it chimes “Let’s play” in a monotone, emotionless voice.

Virtual-On: Oratorio Tangram – XBLA

Although hugely-popular in Japan, the mech combat genre has never really enjoyed anything more than a cult following elsewhere in the world. This, despite the best efforts of SEGA, who have probably done more than most over the years to give the genre a wider audience with their arcade-based Virtual On series.