X360A Review: Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor
Written Wednesday, June 27, 2012 By Richard WalkerView author's profile
Here at last is a Kinect experience that can truly be called hardcore. Boasting hybrid controls that use both the Kinect sensor and a controller, Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor is a tough cookie, requiring strategy and management of your squad, as you battle in your Vertical Tank against the forces of 'Uncle'.
Set in a lo-fi future where war is faught in bi-pedal VT mechs, Heavy Armor no longer boasts an enormous control panel with dual joysticks, but is the Kinect device and a controller a fitting replacement for all those switches and buttons? Does the game work and is it much cop?