Excerpt: Almost a year ago Ratchet & Clank: Size Matters appeared for the PSP. The game was received fairly well by the press and the handheld gamers loved it, with good reason. Now, the game is directly ported to the PS2, but was this such a good idea?
Excerpt: Ratchet and Clank: Size Matters was originally released for the PSP a little over a year ago. Now honestly, I'm not sure why they decided now to port it to the PS2 now, but personally, I'm glad they did. I'm a Ratchet and Clank addict, but without a PSP I couldn't play it then.
Excerpt: I'm a big fan of the Ratchet & Clank games. The third PS2 game ranks as one of the best action games on the console and the debut PS3 effort, Tools of Destruction, is thrilling to play and stunning to look at.
Conclusion: THE VERDICT: Knob gags are funny. The euphemism made with the original PSP version of Ratchet and Clank was even vaguely amusing. When it's ripped, forcefully, from its original home and forced into the alien territory of the home console the title just dies on its arse, becomes pointless, and...
Excerpt: series has been one of the most popular and well-received franchises in video game history. However, every once in a while, even the best series can experience a bit of a trip-'n-stumble, and this is what happened with the PS2 port of