What he wants now is revenge on his old posse who packed him full of lead and left him under three feet of hard-packed desert clay. He's a skeleton cowboy marionette on the bloody vengeance trail. He's The Gunstringer. Control his every step, gallop and pull of the trigger with Kinect as you face off against nefarious villains through five handcrafted old west worlds. Play with friends through same-screen co-op multiplayer, and even fill your foes full of lead while sitting down. Justice shall be served, one bullet at a time! Game Features Multiplayer in-room co-op combines solo platforming and shooting mechanics into fun, competitive action With a full suite of collectables, unlockables, abilities, rewards and more, there's always a...
Some games are meant to be serious, others do not take themselves very seriously. Gunstringer is definitely in the latter category. The game is wrapped in a meta-narrative about a marionette puppet seeking vengeance. You are the puppeteer.Gunstringer is the first non-sports game I have really enjoyed for Kinect. It works because it is funny and because the controls have a beautiful simplicity to them. As many people have observed it is hard to "get into" a game when you're worried about kicking the coff..
I was playing The Gunstringer when a friend of mine came over and brought his son. His son was mesmerized by what was going on and kept asking me what exactly I was playing. I had to stop and ponder that question, as it dawned on me that I couldn't properly tell him, he just had to watch. Gunstringer is definitely the most unique and pleasant game I have played in years. There is literally no game out that even closely resembles what the Gunstringer is. I say 'pleasant' because it is one of those wholesome,..
Make no mistake about it, The Gunstringer is one of the greatest titles on the Kinect. This isn't a game that will have you doing jumping jacks or posing like Madonna, but it will definitely have you rolling on the ground in laughter and sheer enjoyment. If you haven't played this already, you may want to start downloading the free demo to your Xbox 360 now, so it is ready to play by the time you are done reading this review.In the days of overcharging and under delivering in video games, it is a breath o..