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Blacklight: Tango Down preview, plus What to play this weekend (July 9-11)

This week’s What to Play starts off with a longer-than-usual summary of Xbox Live Arcade shooter “Blacklight: Tango Down,” which I saw at E3. Other noteworthy releases include “Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Sky” and “Crackdown 2,” which I reviewed earlier this week.… Read More »

What to play this weekend (May 21-23)

All right, there’s been a lot of good stuff in the past two weeks, so I’ll just cut to the chase. I hit a lot of the major releases here, but I’ll still mention ‘em here briefly. “Super Mario Galaxy 2″ (rated E, $50 on Wii, due out Sunday), “Red Dead Redemption” (rated M, $60 on Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3), “Alan Wake” (rated M, $60 on Xbox 360) and “Split/Second” (rated T, $60 on Xbox 360 or PS3): I… Read More »