Reviews

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
9

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
6

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
9

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
9

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
Resident Evil Village Review – Painting The Ghost Town Red
9.25

Resident Evil Village Review – Painting The Ghost Town Red

Village doesn’t pull any punches when it comes to horror, but a consistent rollout of new weapons and tools makes it hard to walk away from these terrors.
by Ben Reeves on May 05, 2021 at 10:00 AM
Returnal Review – Haunting Harmony
9.5

Returnal Review – Haunting Harmony

A deadly alien planet is a playground for your senses and curiosity.
by Daniel Tack on Apr 29, 2021 at 7:00 AM
New Pokémon Snap Review – Photographic Memory
8.5

New Pokémon Snap Review – Photographic Memory

New Pokémon Snap delivers all the thrills of the original game, but that throwback spirit isn't the only part of the experience that will give you a feeling of déjà vu.
by Brian Shea on Apr 28, 2021 at 8:00 AM
MLB The Show 21 Review – A Familiar Crack Of The Bat
8.5

MLB The Show 21 Review – A Familiar Crack Of The Bat

Sony's long-running baseball series impress on the diamond yet again, but doesn't deliver many new experiences.
by Andrew Reiner on Apr 22, 2021 at 5:21 PM
Nier Replicant Review – New Blood, Old Veins
8.25

Nier Replicant Review – New Blood, Old Veins

Nier Replicant's colorful characters, sprawling story, and updated gameplay mechanics help make up for its old-fashioned quest design and empty world.
by Jason Guisao on Apr 22, 2021 at 7:01 AM
Before Your Eyes Review – An Emotional, Eye-Opening Experience
8.5

Before Your Eyes Review – An Emotional, Eye-Opening Experience

Before Your Eyes puts its unique blinking mechanic to great use, offering a novel and fun method of interacting with this memorable, bittersweet tale.
by Marcus Stewart on Apr 20, 2021 at 3:22 PM
Oddworld: Soulstorm Review – A Bad Batch Of Brew
5

Oddworld: Soulstorm Review – A Bad Batch Of Brew

Soulstorm retains the series' signature charm, but it's not enough to forgive its tedious and dated design as well its litany of swear-inducing technical issues.
by Marcus Stewart on Apr 15, 2021 at 2:51 PM
Pac-Man 99 Review – A Great Game To Play While Doing Something Else
7.5

Pac-Man 99 Review – A Great Game To Play While Doing Something Else

A lack of any kind of tutorial is frustrating at first, but once you get the hang of the action, Pac-Man 99 is a fun way to fill lulls in your day
by Blake Hester on Apr 09, 2021 at 3:47 PM
Lost Words: Beyond The Page Review – A Touching Tale Full Of Emotional Highs And Lows
7.75

Lost Words: Beyond The Page Review – A Touching Tale Full Of Emotional Highs And Lows

Lost Words: Beyond The Page is an interesting way to tell an interactive story, venturing into territory that isn’t often explored in video games.
by Kimberley Wallace on Apr 06, 2021 at 7:00 PM
Outriders Review – Chaos That Surprises In The Best Way
9

Outriders Review – Chaos That Surprises In The Best Way

Outriders lived up to every single expectation I had and then some.
by Liana Ruppert on Apr 06, 2021 at 6:47 PM
Narita Boy Review – Easier On The Eyes
7.75

Narita Boy Review – Easier On The Eyes

Narita Boy has more style than it knows what to do with and boasts a killer-looking world, but setbacks in gameplay can make it more fun to admire than to engage with.
by Marcus Stewart on Apr 06, 2021 at 5:02 PM