Reviews

Windjammers 2 Review – A Fading Adrenaline Rush
6.75

Windjammers 2 Review – A Fading Adrenaline Rush

Windjammers 2 gives existing fans more of the wacky disc hockey they love but not much else.
by Marcus Stewart on Jan 21, 2022 at 4:39 PM
Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker Review – A Grand Finale
9.25

Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker Review – A Grand Finale

Endwalker caps off a story over a decade in the making in spectacular fashion and cements it as one of the series' best entries.
by John Carson on Jan 20, 2022 at 3:01 PM
Rainbow Six Extraction Review – A Strange Encounter
7.25

Rainbow Six Extraction Review – A Strange Encounter

An approachable spin-off of a competitive multiplayer hit, this co-op shooter struggles to emerge from beneath its predecessor's shadow.
by Alex Van Aken on Jan 19, 2022 at 6:05 PM
God of War Review – Reaching A Higher Summit
9.75

God Of War Review – Reaching A Higher Summit

God of War forges a new identity and surpasses even its most acclaimed predecessors.
by Joe Juba on Jan 14, 2022 at 7:51 AM
Spelunky 2 Review – Enthralling Entropy
9

Spelunky 2 Review – Enthralling Entropy

Spelunky 2 is an addictive and chaotic experience that builds on the already exciting formula of the original.
by Brian Shea on Jan 13, 2022 at 5:01 PM
Persona 5 Strikers Review – A Powerful Other Self
8.5

Persona 5 Strikers Review – A Powerful Other Self

Even if the action of Strikers is very different, the spirit and heart of the mainline series carries into this enjoyable sequel.
by Brian Shea on Jan 04, 2022 at 10:45 AM
Deep Rock Galactic Review – Off To Work We Go
8.5

Deep Rock Galactic Review – Off To Work We Go

Tightly balanced between resource gathering and fierce shooting exchanges, this dwarven mining expedition is a great time – especially with friends.
by Matt Miller on Jan 04, 2022 at 8:52 AM
Dirt 5 Review – An Approachable And Exciting Off-Road Racer
8.5

Dirt 5 Review – An Approachable And Exciting Off-Road Racer

Dirt 5 offers a fun career mode and exciting community features, but lacks depth in its peripheral modes.
by Brian Shea on Jan 04, 2022 at 7:29 AM
Ruined King: A League Of Legends Story Review – Royal Pain
7

Ruined King: A League of Legends Story Review – Royal Pain

Ruined King: A League of Legends Story might impress fans with its nuanced combat systems, but beyond that, Riot Games’ latest RPG is a mediocre experience at best.
by Jason Guisao on Dec 21, 2021 at 8:01 AM
It Takes Two Review – The Joys And Heartbreak Of Love
9.25

It Takes Two Review – The Joys And Heartbreak Of Love

Hazelight's cooperative adventure is clever, different, and loads of fun.
by Andrew Reiner on Dec 10, 2021 at 11:35 AM
Solar Ash Review – A Rollercoaster Of Style And Substance
8.75

Solar Ash Review – A Rollercoaster Of Style And Substance

Fine-tuned platforming wrapped around a gorgeous world and alluring storytelling make Solar Ash a wholly entertaining cosmic romp.
by Marcus Stewart on Dec 02, 2021 at 8:48 AM
Death's Door Review – Reaping The Rewards
9

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
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
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
8

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
8

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
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
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
Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl Review – Almost Ready For Slime Time
7

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