Reviews

Last Stop Review - A Playable TV Show With An Albert Camus Twist
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Last Stop Review - A Playable TV Show With An Albert Camus Twist

Last Stop is a two-sided experience where one side is relatable monotony and the other offers unbridled chaos and imaginative conundrums.
by Liana Ruppert on Jul 21, 2021 at 11:00 AM
Death's Door Review – Reaping The Rewards
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Death's Door Review – Reaping The Rewards

Death's Door marries fine-tuned hack n' slash action with a cool world ripe with secrets to unravel. The result is an entertaining, densely-packed trip to the other side.
by Marcus Stewart on Jul 20, 2021 at 8:00 AM
Watch Dogs Legion: Bloodline Review – The Glorious Return Of Aiden Pearce And Wrench
8.25

Watch Dogs Legion: Bloodline Review – The Glorious Return Of Aiden Pearce And Wrench

The Bloodline DLC delivers this by bringing back the original hacker himself: Aiden Pearce. And he brings nearly everything I wanted from the base Legion experience along for the ride. 
by Liana Ruppert on Jul 16, 2021 at 8:41 AM
The Legend Of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD Review – A Diamond Buried In The Rough
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The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD Review – A Diamond Buried In The Rough

Skyward Sword’s overall structure remains largely the same, and its abundance of fetch quests means that this is still a game of dramatic peaks and valleys.
by Ben Reeves on Jul 14, 2021 at 8:00 AM
Chicory: A Colorful Tale Review – Color Us Impressed
8.75

Chicory: A Colorful Tale Review – Color Us Impressed

Chicory might look like a coloring book, but, at heart, it’s a Zelda-inspired adventure full of humorous dialogue.
by Ben Reeves on Jul 12, 2021 at 2:00 PM
Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings Of Ruin Review – My Monstie And Me
8.5

Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings Of Ruin Review – My Monstie And Me

Wings of Ruin is a great entry point to the Monster Hunter series while having plenty of monster fun for veterans to enjoy.
by John Carson on Jul 07, 2021 at 7:15 PM
Griftlands Review – Great Friends In Low Places
8.75

Griftlands Review – Great Friends In Low Places

Klei's fun and challenging card mechanics are backed up by great characters and elaborate worldbuilding.
by John Carson on Jul 05, 2021 at 11:00 AM
Dungeons & Dragons: Dark Alliance Review – Missing Ingredients
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Dungeons & Dragons: Dark Alliance Review – Missing Ingredients

Affection for the brand and characters may maintain interest if playing with friends, but this by-the-numbers action/RPG has some big problems.
by Matt Miller on Jul 02, 2021 at 5:13 PM
Ender Lilies: Quietus of the Knights Review – Slaying In The Rain
8.5

Ender Lilies: Quietus of the Knights Review – Slaying In The Rain

Ender Lilies doesn't break the mold for Metroidvanias, but its engrossing gameplay and eye-catching presentation serves a great example of how to execute them well.
by Marcus Stewart on Jul 02, 2021 at 9:13 AM
Mario Golf: Super Rush Review – Teed For Speed
8.25

Mario Golf: Super Rush Review – Teed For Speed

Whether you're a fan of golf, a fan of Mario, or both, Mario Golf: Super Rush is a fun twist on the sport.
by Brian Shea on Jun 24, 2021 at 9:00 AM
Scarlet Nexus Review – Anime Ascendant
8.75

Scarlet Nexus Review – Anime Ascendant

Bandai Namco constructs a stylish and compelling fantasy that's all about the combat.
by Daniel Tack on Jun 23, 2021 at 9:00 AM
Final Fantasy VII Remake Episode Intermission Review – The Ultimate Ninja
8.75

Final Fantasy VII Remake Episode Intermission Review – The Ultimate Ninja

Episode Intermission plays like a dream thanks to Yuffie's high-speed and nuanced combat skills, alluring optional activites, and visual/performance upgrades on PlayStation 5.
by Jason Guisao on Jun 16, 2021 at 5:20 PM
Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart Review – Dazzling Dimensional Duality
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Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart Review – Dazzling Dimensional Duality

Insomniac Games' latest sequel roars with excitement and shows us what PlayStation 5 is capable of.
by Andrew Reiner on Jun 08, 2021 at 9:00 AM
World's End Club – Not With A Bang But A Whimper
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World's End Club – Not With A Bang But A Whimper

World's End Club's dull platforming mechanics, story, and ensemble cast make it a chore to play.
by Jason Guisao on May 27, 2021 at 12:01 PM
Biomutant Review – The Short Branch Of The Evolutionary Tree
6.5

Biomutant Review – The Short Branch Of The Evolutionary Tree

Despite bursting at the seams with cool ideas, Biomutant is a largely hollow experience that only provides fleeting glimpses of greatness.
by Marcus Stewart on May 24, 2021 at 10:00 AM
Knockout City Review – Dodgeball Delight
8.5

Knockout City Review – Dodgeball Delight

With a fun core, approachable gameplay, and intense rubber-ball firefights, Knockout City lets everyone get in on the enjoyable dodgeball action.
by Brian Shea on May 21, 2021 at 6:09 PM
Famicom Detective Club: The Missing Heir Review – A Beautiful Update To A Boilerplate Mystery
7.25

Famicom Detective Club: The Missing Heir Review – A Beautiful Update To A Boilerplate Mystery

The Missing Heir gives you a chance to experience a key point in visual novel history.
by Kimberley Wallace on May 19, 2021 at 5:57 PM
Aerial_Knight's Never Yield Review – Running Wild
7.5

Aerial_Knight's Never Yield Review – Running Wild

A fun run through cyberpunk Detroit
by Blake Hester on May 19, 2021 at 8:00 AM
Mass Effect Legendary Edition Review – A Great Way To Honor Commander Shepard’s Legacy
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Mass Effect Legendary Edition Review – A Great Way To Honor Commander Shepard’s Legacy

Even all these years later, Commander Shepard is a powerful force that lives up to their iconic status, and the trilogy is still captivating and worth your time.
by Kimberley Wallace on May 14, 2021 at 4:37 PM
Subnautica: Below Zero Review – Thrilling New Depths
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Subnautica: Below Zero Review – Thrilling New Depths

This second dive into an alien sea delivers a continual sense of wonder with huge discoveries backed by a strong story.
by Andrew Reiner on May 11, 2021 at 11:00 AM