Reviews

Pokémon Unite Review – A Thunder Shock To The System
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Pokémon Unite Review – A Thunder Shock To The System

This Pokémon MOBA is an exciting interpretation of the franchise with flawed microtransaction systems.
by Alex Van Aken on Jul 30, 2021 at 10:32 AM
Alba: A Wildlife Adventure Review – A Good Deed
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Alba: A Wildlife Adventure Review – A Good Deed

Alba: A Wildlife Adventure is a lighthearted and enjoyable lesson on the importance of conservation
by Marcus Stewart on Jan 08, 2021 at 4:21 PM
The Pathless Review – A Liberating And Spirited Adventure
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The Pathless Review – A Liberating And Spirited Adventure

The Pathless is a wonderfully different game that makes you feel like you have ownership over the entire experience and are not being led along by a pre-scripted playbook.
by Andrew Reiner on Nov 10, 2020 at 11:00 AM
Genshin Impact Review — Into The Great Wide Open
9.25

Genshin Impact Review — Into The Great Wide Open

Genshin Impact delivers an enthralling world.
by Daniel Tack on Oct 02, 2020 at 4:52 PM
Among Us Review – Better Late Than Never
8.5

Among Us Review - Better Late Than Never

Among Us is hitting its stride two years after launch, and is the perfect representation of how integrated memes are within our entertainment infrastructure.
by Liana Ruppert on Sep 29, 2020 at 7:23 PM
A Fold Apart Review – Mixed Feelings
7.25

A Fold Apart Review – Mixed Feelings

The emotional journey combined with a unique puzzle mechanic makes for a novel experience, even if it doesn’t always hit the mark.
by Kimberley Wallace on Apr 17, 2020 at 10:00 AM
Roundguard Review – Roguish Charm
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Roundguard Review – Roguish Charm

Wonderbelly riffs off Peggle and rogue-like dungeon crawlers, and manages to find some of the most addictive elements of both.
by Matt Miller on Mar 25, 2020 at 6:23 PM
Legends of Runeterra Review - Colorful Card Combat
8.25

Legends of Runeterra Review - Colorful Card Combat

The League of Legends card game successfully translates a vibrant world.
by Daniel Tack on Feb 11, 2020 at 9:51 AM
Lego Builder's Journey Review – Peaceful Pieces
7.5

Lego Builder's Journey Review – Peaceful Pieces

This puzzler largely puts its pieces in the right place.
by Matthew Kato on Jan 09, 2020 at 12:01 PM
SaGa Scarlet Grace: Ambitions Review – A Refreshing Yet Flawed Adventure
7.75

SaGa Scarlet Grace: Ambitions Review – A Refreshing Yet Flawed Adventure

This unconventional RPG has great ideas, but some flaws hold it back.
by Kimberley Wallace on Jan 08, 2020 at 5:43 PM
Mosaic Review – The Absurdity Of Life
8.75

Mosaic Review – The Absurdity Of Life

Mosaic gives meaning to the meaningless; it’s existential nihilism in digital form. It's lovely.
by Matthew Kato on Dec 06, 2019 at 4:19 PM
Neo Cab Review – A Trip Of Fascinating Possibilities
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Neo Cab Review – A Trip Of Fascinating Possibilities

Neo Cab explores meaningful topics through intriguing characters, making for a memorable ride.
by Kimberley Wallace on Oct 02, 2019 at 8:00 AM
A Compelling Web Of Deceit
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Telling Lies Review – A Compelling Web Of Deceit

Phenomenal acting and a deep central mystery make this voyeuristic adventure game something special.
by Elise Favis on Aug 21, 2019 at 11:30 AM
A Spoonful Of Sugar
8.75

Dr. Mario World Review – A Spoonful Of Sugar

Dr. Mario World is one of the most notable entries in the series to date.
by Ben Reeves on Jul 18, 2019 at 5:00 PM
The Next Logical Leap
8.5

Sky: Children Of The Light Review – The Next Logical Leap

The new game from the makers of Journey is a thoughtful contemplation on positive interactions with friends, strangers, and the wider world.
by Matt Miller on Jul 18, 2019 at 11:05 AM
Gotta Zap 'em All
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Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Review – Gotta Zap 'em All

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is a more interesting and polished game than Pokémon Go, yet is too much of a spiritual successor for its own good.
by Andrew Reiner on Jul 02, 2019 at 12:41 PM
A Tribute Worth Its Trials
8.5

Bloodstained: Ritual Of The Night Review – A Tribute Worth Its Trials

Koji Igarashi's return to the Castlevania formula slowly but surely earns its place in a crowded genre.
by Suriel Vazquez on Jun 24, 2019 at 4:18 PM
A Dim Glow
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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
Substandard Construction
5.75

My Time At Portia Review – Substandard Construction

Games like this are supposed to make chores fun and rewarding, but playing My Time at Portia feels more like actual work.
by Joe Juba on Apr 16, 2019 at 3:00 AM
Captivating Vignettes About Regrets
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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