Reviews

7.25

Vacation Simulator Review – A Modest Virtual Sabbatical

You have more to do and are a more active participant in the Job Simulator follow-up, but it still feels like an experience best-suited to VR newcomers, which can be good and bad.
by Kyle Hilliard on Apr 09, 2019 at 10:00 AM
6

The World Next Door Review – All Style, No Substance

Pretty visuals can only get you so far...
by Kimberley Wallace on Apr 08, 2019 at 4:31 PM
6

Dangerous Driving Review – Not All Collisions Are A Hit

Burnout creators' latest game mines the series' early history, but it struggles to find traction.
by Matthew Kato on Apr 08, 2019 at 4:09 PM
8.5

Hypnospace Outlaw Review – Keeping The Information Superhighway Safe, One Weird Case At A Time

This offbeat adventure game cleverly captures the essence of the early internet.
by Jeff Cork on Apr 08, 2019 at 11:23 AM
8

Photographs Review – Captivating Vignettes About Regrets

Photographs is a beautiful narrative puzzle game about people's worlds shifting during pivotal junctures in their lives.
by Elise Favis on Apr 03, 2019 at 12:00 PM
8.5

MLB The Show 19 Review – In The Hunt Again

After a down year, Sony delivers exciting new content and a host of fixes. The series is back on track.
by Andrew Reiner on Apr 01, 2019 at 4:47 PM
6

Power Rangers: Battle For The Grid Review – A Bland But Serviceable Fighter

Battle for the Grid has some decent animation, but the full package is as underwhelming as the Power Ranger games that came before it.
by Kyle Hilliard on Mar 29, 2019 at 4:45 PM
7.75

Tropico 6 Review – Creating A Cruel Paradise

While managing the needs of an ever-growing population is complicated, keeping everyone happy is even harder.
by Ben Reeves on Mar 29, 2019 at 10:00 AM
7

The Walking Dead: The Final Season Review – A Goodbye Full Of Highs And Lows

This finale is a fitting tribute to Clementine and her journey, but it also is inconsistent in quality and suffers from some narrative missteps that are impossible to ignore.  
by Kimberley Wallace on Mar 27, 2019 at 6:07 PM
5

Generation Zero Review – A Barren Waste Of Potential

Beautiful vistas and giant robots can't save Generation Zero from being a tedious and disappointing shooter.
by Javy Gwaltney on Mar 27, 2019 at 3:55 PM
8.25

Yoshi's Crafted World Review – New Look, Same Yoshi

With satisfying exploration, fun platforming, and a charming art style, Yoshi's Crafted World gives the Switch yet another strong platformer.
by Brian Shea on Mar 27, 2019 at 8:00 AM
7

Baba Is You Review – Clever Puzzles With Too Many Variables

Baba is You makes you feel brilliant as you transform the properties of each puzzle to get the win in the early game – but then things get complicated.
by Kyle Hilliard on Mar 25, 2019 at 2:15 PM
9

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Review - Exaltation Amidst Expiration

An intense, challenging realization of the ninja fantasy comes to life in From Software's latest offering.
by Daniel Tack on Mar 21, 2019 at 8:02 AM
9

The Division 2 Review – A Live-Service Shooter Done Right

Thrilling combat, a great loot loop, and a strong endgame elevate this Tom Clancy shooter to new heights.
by Matt Bertz on Mar 18, 2019 at 6:00 PM
8

One Piece: World Seeker Review – King Of The One Piece Games

In terms of open-world game design, World Seeker isn’t an innovator, but it borrows and re-imagines familiar mechanics well (from the Batman: Arkham games, in particular) and proves why they are perfect for the One Piece universe.
by Kyle Hilliard on Mar 13, 2019 at 9:00 AM
4

R.B.I. Baseball 19 Review – Strike Six

The series continues to struggle on the field
by Andrew Reiner on Mar 07, 2019 at 8:57 AM
8.5

Devil May Cry 5 Review – A Stylish Return To Form

This entry has the series’ signature over-the-top style, but not all of the additions feel like steps forward.
by Joe Juba on Mar 06, 2019 at 10:00 AM
7.25

Trials Rising Review – Stuck In The Mud

Excellent physics-based mechanics remain intact, but a frustrating progression grind puts the brakes on fun.
by Matt Miller on Mar 05, 2019 at 1:25 PM
6.75

The Occupation Review – Stumbling In The Dark

A fantastic story is buried too deep within The Occupation's dull stealth gameplay and technical issues.
by Javy Gwaltney on Mar 04, 2019 at 7:58 AM
6

The Lego Movie 2 Videogame Review – Falling Apart

The game adaptation struggles to find a pulse and ends up being a repetitive bore.
by Andrew Reiner on Mar 01, 2019 at 6:44 PM