|See? I wasn't kidding about the Cruz thing!|
|Death comes from all directions|
in Dick Tracy.
|Being pelted with Winnie the Pooh toys is|
actually one of the least weird things
that happens in this game.
AERO THE ACRO-BAT 2
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Like the games in the Neo-Geo launch library, Dynamite Duke makes a strong first impression with its big, bright artwork and surprisingly smooth 3D effects. However, the thrills don't last because the game is neither long enough nor deep enough to hold the player's attention. You shoot everything in sight, you engage in CQC with brain-dead cyborgs who can't touch you when you duck out of the way of their attacks... the process repeats until you reach an infuriating final boss and the end of the game. The muffled sound doesn't do much for Dynamite Duke's long-term appeal either, taking the teeth out of the constant gunfire and explosions. C-
|One nice touch: Cows peacefully graze|
below you, unaware of the carnage overhead.