Hexic HD

Hexic HD

Hexic HD

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You can't blame the general sense of incredulity that accompanies any discussion about the relative merits of the Xbox 360 Live Arcade. As several people are quick to point out, not unreasonably, it's a bit odd to shell out all that money for a brand new next generation console and then spend tens of hours hooked on cheap retro titles - most of which have been available on the PC for yonks.

Then the counter argument kicks in about how cheap these games are, their terrifyingly addictive qualities, and how the high score tables and Gamerscore points give an indefinable incentive to keep coming back to them.

But it goes deeper than that.

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