Reviews

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 Nov 23, 2021 at 8:49 AM
Inscryption Review – Engraved Secrets
9

Inscryption Review – Engraved Secrets

A horror-themed deck-building experience that evolves in unexpected ways the more you play.
by Ben Reeves on Nov 22, 2021 at 2:00 PM
Pokémon Brilliant Diamond And Shining Pearl Review – Refurbished Gems
8.5

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond And Shining Pearl Review – Refurbished Gems

Pokemon's debut DS games have been remade on Switch with welcomed quality of life changes while staying close to the vision of the originals.
by John Carson on Nov 19, 2021 at 12:10 PM
Battlefield 2042 Review – The Battle Of The Bugs
7

Battlefield 2042 Review – The Battle Of The Bugs

An otherwise solid online shooter bogged down by an abundance of bugs.
by Alex Van Aken on Nov 19, 2021 at 9:00 AM
Moncage Review – Think Outside The Box
7.5

Moncage Review – Think Outside The Box

Though its narrative could have hit harder, Moncage is an intelligent puzzle game.
by Jill Grodt on Nov 15, 2021 at 9:00 PM
Shin Megami Tensei V Review – Beauty In An Unforgiving World
8.25

Shin Megami Tensei V Review – Beauty In An Unforgiving World

Shin Megami Tensei V makes smart improvements to its already strong core, creating an entertaining and rewarding journey.
by Kimberley Wallace on Nov 11, 2021 at 7:09 PM
Bright Memory: Infinite Review – Finite To A Fault
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Bright Memory: Infinite Review – Finite To A Fault

Bright Memory: Infinite boasts dazzling and entertaining combat but its full potential goes unrealized thanks to a largely flat design and an insultingly brief runtime.
by Marcus Stewart on Nov 11, 2021 at 9:00 AM
Riders Republic Review –  A Missed Opportunity
6.75

Riders Republic Review – A Missed Opportunity

Even though I liked the racing in Riders Republic, overall, I can't say I enjoyed my time with it. It's a missed opportunity of a game, focusing on all the wrong things, making for an experience worth skipping.
by Blake Hester on Nov 09, 2021 at 3:00 PM
Jurassic World Evolution 2 Review – A Dynamic And Deadly Park-Building Experience
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Jurassic World Evolution 2 Review – A Dynamic And Deadly Park-Building Experience

The sequel delivers more awe-inspiring dinosaurs, including marine and flying types, but still struggles with making park management fun.
by Andrew Reiner on Nov 05, 2021 at 10:04 AM
Call Of Duty: Vanguard Review – A Tumultuous Trinity
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Call Of Duty: Vanguard Review – A Tumultuous Trinity

Call of Duty: Vanguard brings three distinctly different experiences to the table.
by Daniel Tack on Nov 04, 2021 at 8:00 PM
Forza Horizon 5 Review – Firing On All Cylinders
9.5

Forza Horizon 5 Review – Firing On All Cylinders

Forza Horizon 5 delivers a well-rounded, exciting, and approachable experience, and in doing so, elevates its status to the elite of the racing genre.
by Brian Shea on Nov 04, 2021 at 2:01 AM
Mario Party Superstars Review – Reliable Party Tricks
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Mario Party Superstars Review – Reliable Party Tricks

Mario Party Superstars is either a delightful stroll down memory lane or a great way to experience these games for the first time. No matter your history, it's a worthwhile celebration of the Mario Party franchise.
by Brian Shea on Oct 28, 2021 at 8:00 AM
NHL 22 Review – Superstar Letdown
7.25

NHL 22 Review – Superstar Letdown

NHL 22 relies on its superstar talent, and it’s not impressive enough to give the gameplay the new life it so desperately needs.
by Kimberley Wallace on Oct 26, 2021 at 1:30 PM
Marvel's Guardians Of The Galaxy Review – Enthralling Space Madness
8.5

Marvel's Guardians Of The Galaxy Review – Enthralling Space Madness

Nonstop banter between the misfit superteam makes for a surprisingly fun time.
by Andrew Reiner on Oct 25, 2021 at 8:00 AM
Age Of Empires IV Review - The Once And Possibly Future King
8.25

Age of Empires IV Review - The Once And Possibly Future King

Gather resources, raise an army, and obliterate your opponents in real-time strategy.
by Daniel Tack on Oct 25, 2021 at 2:01 AM
The Dark Pictures Anthology: House Of Ashes Review – A Respectable Reign Of Mild Terror
7.5

The Dark Pictures Anthology: House Of Ashes Review – A Respectable Reign Of Mild Terror

House of Ashes' storytelling doesn't always land, and its scares feel shallow, but it can be a tense and enjoyable monster thriller.
by Marcus Stewart on Oct 21, 2021 at 9:00 AM
Breathing New Life Into A Familiar Feeling
8.75

Resident Evil 4 VR Review - Breathing New Life Into A Familiar Feeling

Resident Evil 4 VR is a must-play if you're a fan of the original. It fundamentally changes the experience in meaningful ways, adding new depth, strategy, and tension to a video game most people know like the back of their hands at this point
by Blake Hester on Oct 20, 2021 at 6:00 AM
Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl Review – Almost Ready For Slime Time
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Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl Review – Almost Ready For Slime Time

Fighting with Nickelodeon's 'toon crew can be fun, but Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl lacks the magic of other platform fighters.
by John Carson on Oct 15, 2021 at 5:00 PM
The Good Life Review – Shoot For A Higher Standard Of Living
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The Good Life Review – Shoot For A Higher Standard Of Living

The Good Life has fantastic moments of humorous absurdity, but the archaic design and overabundance of features get in the way of it living its best life.
by Jill Grodt on Oct 14, 2021 at 10:00 AM
Unsighted Review – The Ultimate 'Beat The Clock' Challenge
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Unsighted Review – The Ultimate 'Beat The Clock' Challenge

Unsighted is an engrossing and action-packed race against time where everything you do impacts which of your friends survive who turns into monsters.
by Marcus Stewart on Oct 13, 2021 at 9:55 AM