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Wii Video Game Review: 'Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen'
Wii Video Game Review: 'Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen'

What's Hot: Persistent competitive goals; Collective upgrades; Big, dumb explosions. What's Not: Bland visuals; Repetitive action; Poorly thought-out control scheme. Crispy Gamer Says: Fry It. Lots of movie reviews have compared "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen" to a videogame. It's a big, loud exercise in creating explosions without consequences, they claim, and as such the "Transformers" sequel resembles the big-budget videogames that have penetrated the mainstream consciousness. As a videogame critic, my impulse is to jump to the defense of the medium: "Our explosions have consequences!" Predictably, however, the new Transformers...