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Missile Command - Xbox Live Arcade review

It's rockets vs lightning gun in a reborn arcade classic

And that’s it. Your job is to watch the bad guys’ shots rain down and intercept them with your own to keep your cities (and also your own missile turrets) from destruction. Naturally, it sounds easier than it is, but ittaps into that sense of machismo and manly power found in the most explosive action movies. You find yourself desperately attached to your cities (especially the two closest to the center, hint, hint) and howling at the betrayal when a missile feigns one way, then branches into three separate shots aimed toward three different targets, or when a smart bomb sneakily jitters on the edge of an explosion, but does not die.

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DescriptionIt's rockets vs lightning gun in a reborn arcade classic that every Xbox 360 should lock and load.
PlatformXbox 360
US censor ratingEveryone
Release date5 July 2007 (US), 5 July 2007 (UK)


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