Geometry Wars 3 (Xbox One) Review

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Geometry Wars 3 begins to ask how far is too far removed from intent. Once backed by pure black backgrounds to imitate the density of arcade-dom’s early CRT screens, Dimensions now exists in a psychedelic trance with whirling colors, and in front sits the bleak grid (or sphere, or pill, or other shapes). Two-dimensional movement is shattered by flipping partitions, blinding to the typical full screen orientation. Hiding image parts in mystery feels dishonest and falsely imposing. But, it’s an ancient entertainment adage: Keep it fresh, keep it new.”

Read my full review of Geometry Wars 3 at GameSkinny

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