Reviews

6.5

Blood & Truth Review – Man On A Mission

This PSVR title has the guns and the English accent, but it's not enough to make the game more than a basic on-rails shooter.
by Matthew Kato on Jun 06, 2019 at 1:18 PM
7.75

Outer Wilds Review – Wonder And Frustration Intertwined

Outer Wilds is an ambitious adventure filled with wondrous sights and annoyances galore.
by Javy Gwaltney on Jun 03, 2019 at 3:20 PM
8.5

Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth – A Solid Swan Song For The 3DS

Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth is the ultimate tribute to the series' last 13 years with Etrian Odyssey elements thrown in for good measure.
by Kimberley Wallace on Jun 03, 2019 at 8:30 AM
7.75

Gato Roboto Review – The Sincerest Form Of Flattery

Apart from the cute twist of playing as a cat, Gato Roboto does little to separate itself from its Metroid inspirations and feels like a decent game you’ve already played.
by Kyle Hilliard on May 30, 2019 at 2:43 PM
6.75

Kids Review – Standing Out By Blending In

Kids is a brief-but-effective example of using game mechanics to impart concepts and ideas, even if those ideas are simple.
by Suriel Vazquez on May 30, 2019 at 2:28 PM
8

Void Bastards Review – Scavenging The Fun

Inspired by System Shock 2 and BioShock, Blue Manchu's hybrid of action, shooting, stealth and strategy offers a darkly comedic adventure worth exploring.
by Matt Miller on May 28, 2019 at 11:00 AM
7.75

Trover Saves The Universe Review – Hilarious, Bizarre, And Familiar

The dialogue, story, and jokes are all well done, but the by-the-numbers gameplay delivers a familiar action/platforming experience, even in VR.
by Kyle Hilliard on May 28, 2019 at 10:00 AM
6

Layers Of Fear 2 Review – Surprise Over Sophistication

Layers of Fear 2 may excel at jolting you with quick scares, but the narrative and stakes are so obscure that real horror can’t take root.
by Joe Juba on May 24, 2019 at 8:00 AM
9.5

Dreams Review – Bringing Your Imagination To Life

Dreams’ robust design and sharing tools offer endless possibilities to creators and a growing tidal wave of fun, hilarious, and moving gameplay experiences for players.
by Jeff Marchiafava on May 21, 2019 at 5:58 PM
7.25

Life Is Strange 2: Episode 3 Review – A Fork In The Road

This new chapter in the Diaz brothers' journey has an explosive conclusion, but suffers from painfully stereotypical characters and poor pacing along the way.
by Elise Favis on May 21, 2019 at 3:33 PM
9

Observation Review - The Thrill Of Taking Back Control

Challenging puzzles and a fantastic plot make this horror adventure an unmissable game for fans of the genre.
by Javy Gwaltney on May 21, 2019 at 8:57 AM
8.5

Total War: Three Kingdoms Review - Elegantly Embellishing An Era

A captivating dive into warfare and political intrigue.
by Daniel Tack on May 20, 2019 at 2:38 PM
7.25

Team Sonic Racing Review – Falling Short Of The Podium

Team Sonic Racing implements interesting ideas, but ultimately fails to stand out in the kart racing genre.
by Brian Shea on May 17, 2019 at 5:01 PM
7.5

A Plague Tale: Innocence Review – A Rat-infested Gem

A Plague Tale excels in its narrative and setting, but the moment-to-moment action is uninspired
by Ben Reeves on May 17, 2019 at 3:45 PM
7

Rage 2 Review - A Blunted Bloodbath

Classy combat and great guns carry an otherwise forgettable experience
by Daniel Tack on May 13, 2019 at 7:00 AM
6

Astrologaster Review — A Dim Glow

Astrologaster is worth checking out if you want to learn more about Elizabethan history and medicine, but it doesn't provide a compelling story.
by Joe Juba on May 10, 2019 at 5:20 PM
8

Fell Seal: Arbiter’s Mark Review - A Tactical Tribute

Create the perfect team of adventurers for this strategic journey.
by Daniel Tack on May 10, 2019 at 5:01 PM
8

Shakedown: Hawaii Review – A Delightfully Hostile Takeover

Shakedown: Hawaii delivers a nice blast of classic arcade action and some solid laughs.
by Jeff Cork on May 10, 2019 at 9:54 AM
7.75

Vader Immortal: Episode I Review – A Satisfying Journey To The Dark Side

Standing face-to-face with Darth Vader is a powerful moment in this fun story driven adventure.
by Andrew Reiner on May 09, 2019 at 12:44 PM
8

Supraland Review – Little Guy, Big World, Great Puzzles

Supraland's production values are underwhelming, but it overcomes those shortcomings by offering fantastic puzzle design and a big world that rewards exploration at a steady clip.
by Kyle Hilliard on May 02, 2019 at 4:15 PM