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Battleblock Theater

This year is the year that it becomes essential for owners of an Xbox 360, or a PlayStation 3 to start looking at what the Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network have to offer. With The Behemoth's Battleblock Theater being preceded by Bit.Trip Presents Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien - this early in the year, I'm certain that 2013 will be the best year for bite-sized downloadable games. Particularly games that move as fast as Battleblock Theater. With the Steam release, there's a lot more added features, such as an integrated Steam Workshop, which makes sharing player-created content so much easier. There's also quite a few more animations, customization options, and is another great reason to play this game even more.
The story in this game is just plain silly. There's the classic poop humor, and childish laughs that we saw in Castle Crashers (this game was created by the same development team), and even some jokes that flew under the radar the first ti…