Reviews

Superhot: Mind Control Delete Review – Forward Motion
8.75

Superhot: Mind Control Delete Review – Forward Motion

By introducing a ton of exciting elements to the innovative formula, Superhot: Mind Control Delete elevates beyond the original title.
by Brian Shea on Aug 03, 2020 at 11:58 AM
Lonely Mountains: Downhill Review – Serene Velocity
8.75

Lonely Mountains: Downhill Review – Serene Velocity

This mountain biking game blends an idyllic nature aesthetic with tight arcade action to create a surprisingly thrilling adventure.
by Matt Miller on Oct 31, 2019 at 2:50 PM
Taking The Planet By Storm
8.75

Civilization VI: Gathering Storm Review – Taking The Planet By Storm

In Firaxis’ second expansion, players must endure mother nature’s temperamental streak.
by Ben Reeves on Feb 13, 2019 at 5:00 PM
The High Is Worth The Comedown
7.75

We Happy Few Review – The High Is Worth The Comedown

While We Happy Few is dragged down by irritating missions, scarce-but-necessary resources, and technical blips from time to time, it’s a fun adventure that combines an eerie atmosphere and a gripping narrative to great effect.
by Brian Shea on Aug 09, 2018 at 7:00 AM
The Lure Of Exploration
8.75

Pillars Of Eternity II: Deadfire Review – The Lure Of Exploration

Obsidian has crafted a worthy sequel, in which a seafaring setting injects new life into a familiar formula.
by Matt Miller on May 08, 2018 at 12:01 PM
Middling Mechanized Mayhem
7.5

BattleTech Review – Middling Mechanized Mayhem

Harebrained Schemes aims big with their return to classic turn-based mech strategy.
by Daniel Tack on Apr 27, 2018 at 3:51 PM
Shining A Polished Gem
8.25

Civilization VI: Rise And Fall Review – Shining A Polished Gem

Rise and Fall cleverly builds off existing designs without destroying Civilization VI’s groundwork.
by Ben Reeves on Feb 19, 2018 at 1:30 PM
Battling Through Adversity
7.75

Sundered Review – Battling Through Adversity

With its smooth combat, rewarding exploration, and pulse-pounding battles, Sundered is worth a look from fans of Metroid and Castlevania.
by Brian Shea on Aug 02, 2017 at 3:05 PM
So Many Countries, So Many Customizations
9.5

Civilization VI Review – So Many Countries, So Many Customizations

Civilization VI is a Swiss watch of complexity. Every
element of Firaxis' newest strategy simulation has been refined to a
razor's edge.
by Ben Reeves on Oct 25, 2016 at 9:15 AM
A Big Heart With A Mechanical Soul
7

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Review – Big Heart, Mechanical Soul

Civil unrest rules the streets, and government is abusing its power, but Adam Jensen's biggest problem ends up being the story.
by Andrew Reiner on Aug 19, 2016 at 3:00 AM
Entrancing Minimalism And Superb Combat
9.5

Hyper Light Drifter Review – Entrancing Minimalism And Superb Combat

The combination of soundtrack, art, and
combat creates a rabbit hole worth your full exploration.
by Kyle Hilliard on Apr 06, 2016 at 12:11 PM
Your New Home Away From Home
8.75

Stardew Valley Review – Your New Home Away From Home

Stardew Valley is a wonderful and lovely place to lose yourself in.
by Javy Gwaltney on Mar 24, 2016 at 5:58 AM
Slow But Sure
7.75

Superhot Review – Slow But Sure

Superhot turns every battle into a series of freeze
frames, resulting in a slower shooter that manages to keep the action
electric.
by Ben Reeves on Feb 26, 2016 at 10:15 AM
Gabbin' In The Woods
7.75

Firewatch Review – Gabbin' In The Woods

Campo Santo delivers great dialog, but Firewatch's ending extinguishes its intriguing embers.
by Jeff Cork on Feb 08, 2016 at 6:01 AM
Failing To Roll A Critical Strike
6.75

Sword Coast Legends Review — Failing To Roll A Critical Strike

Perhaps we’ve just been spoiled on the PC RPG front as of late, but the clichéd campaign and dungeon-creation toolbox fail to leave a noteworthy impression.
by Daniel Tack on Nov 02, 2015 at 11:41 AM
Turn-Based Vengeance
7.75

Ronin Review – Turn-Based Vengeance

With side-scrolling platforming and turn-based combat, this strategic action title draws easy comparisons to Mark of the Ninja and Kill Bill. 
by Matt Miller on Jun 30, 2015 at 4:00 AM
Chalk One Up For The Good Guys
8
A Return To The Glory Days
9.25

Pillars of Eternity Review – A Return To The Glory Days

Obsidian's role-playing epic was worth the wait; from mechanics and leveling to lore and story development, this one hits the mark. 
by Matt Miller on Apr 01, 2015 at 12:45 PM
Living In The Shadows Of Noir
7.5

White Night Review – Living In The Shadows Of Noir

Powerful forces work against the protagonist, extracting a heavy price, and in the end there's no such thing as a complete victory.
by Matthew Kato on Mar 10, 2015 at 6:21 AM
Living In The Shadows Of Noir
7.5

White Night Review – Living In The Shadows Of Noir

Powerful forces work against the protagonist, extracting a heavy price, and in the end there's no such thing as a complete victory.
by Matthew Kato on Mar 10, 2015 at 6:21 AM