Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts

XB360 / Platform / Release: Nov 11, 2008 / ESRB: E10+

Banjo Kazooie DLC Adds New Modes on April 7

By Chris Faylor, Mar 31, 2009 9:32am PDT

The first downloadable add-on for Rare's construction-centric Xbox 360 platformer Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts will arrive on April 7, publisher Microsoft announced today. Dubbed "L.O.G.'s Lost Challenges," the 400 Microsoft Point ($5) download w


"I love making things in games, but the demo was completely uninspiring to me. It sucks ..."

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Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts Gets Big Text Patch

By Chris Faylor, Dec 22, 2008 10:06am PST

Rare has belatedly fulfilled its earlier promise to bring bigger text to Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts, following complaints that the text was too...


"So, how is this game? Are people enjoying it? I was actually interested in getting this game.. ..."

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Rare Fixing Unclear SDTV Text in Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts Despite Being 'Too Expensive'

By Chris Faylor, Nov 10, 2008 8:11am PST

Flip-flopping from its previous stance, Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts (360) developer Rare has now pledged to fix the game's small text, which is...


"How this managed to be released in this state is beyond me. Stuff like this should be caught ..."

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Rare Calls Unclear SDTV Text in Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts 'Too Expensive' to Fix

By Chris Faylor, Nov 05, 2008 11:40am PST

Addressing complaints that text in the Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts demo was too small for SDTV owners to decipher, developer Rare has admitted that...


"Making Duke 3D for XBox Live, we played it daily on SD TV's, specifically just to make sure ..."

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Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts Demo Released

By Chris Faylor, Oct 29, 2008 9:45am PDT

Along with today's Xbox Live Arcade offerings, the Xbox 360's online Marketplace has been updated with a free downloadable demo for Rare's Banjo...


"God damnit, why are so many good games coming out in such a small amount of time! I really want ..."

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Pretty Colors in New Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts Screenshots, Trailer

By Chris Faylor, Oct 09, 2008 8:45am PDT

Showering us with an abundance of color, publisher Microsoft sends forth a new trailer and screenshots from Rare's vehicle-building/platforming hybrid Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts, due on Xbox 360 come November 11.


"That looked pretty good, the music made me think I was playing Doom."

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New Banjo Kazooie: Nut & Bolts Trailer Released

By Chris Faylor, Oct 03, 2008 8:13am PDT

As developer Rare and publisher Microsoft prepare to unleash Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts on November 11, the two have provided a new trailer for the Xbox 360 platformer.


"I'm not sure I'm crazy about their approach to focus on vehicles so much... but the game engine ..."

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Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts Screenshots

By Chris Faylor, Sep 11, 2008 12:45pm PDT

Publisher Microsoft sent over some new screenshots of Rare's upcoming Xbox 360 platformer Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts. Focusing on both...


"This game could either be really awesome or terrible, it doesn't seem there is any room for a ..."

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Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts Arrives November 14; Pre-order to Get Banjo Kazooie XBLA Early, Free

By Chris Faylor, Aug 19, 2008 7:38am PDT

Rare's long-awaited Xbox 360 revival of its bear-bird platforming duo Banjo Kazooie will hit North American retailers on November 14, publisher...


"Now we just need Goldeneye XBLA for free when preordering the Quantum of Solace game. .. yes ..."

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Microsoft E3 Screenshots: Gears of War 2, Fable 2, Lips, New Dashboard, More

By Aaron Linde, Jul 14, 2008 3:55pm PDT

In accordance with today's outpouring of announcements, demonstrations and big reveals at Microsoft's E3 press conference, the company has released...


"They should give you the "CHOICE" to have the Xbox Wii60 Dashboard and the Current 360 Dashboard."

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Nuts & Bolts in Banjo Kazooie Trailer

By Maarten Goldstein, Jul 14, 2008 2:16pm PDT

Here's a new trailer for Banjo Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts, offering cinematic and gameplay footage from Rare's Xbox 360 platformer. The game is due out...


"I think it looks awesome. Also great news that the original is coming to Live Aracde. "

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Third Party Dev Unveils Xbox 360 Motion Controller

By Aaron Linde, Jul 11, 2008 3:40pm PDT

Hardware developer Motus Games today unveiled Darwin (pictured left), a motion-controlled Xbox 360 controller, on its official website. Capable...


"I love how all these articles about this product oh-so-conveniently forget to mention that the ..."

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