Reviews

7.25

Rad Review – Exciting Abilities With Random Frustrations

Frustrating lows and and exciting highs are typical of the rogue-like genre, and in many ways Rad sticks close to the rogue script, but it does manage to set itself apart with its leveling mechanics.
by Kyle Hilliard on Aug 16, 2019 at 9:14 AM
9

Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers Review - In The Land Of Gods And Monsters

Fantastic attention to detail, wondrous environments, big bosses, and magnificent music make this one of the best Final Fantasy offerings.
by Daniel Tack on Aug 15, 2019 at 1:32 PM
9

Ion Fury Review – More Than A Blast From The Past

This retro shooter lives beyond its nostalgic ambitions to become a fantastic, timeless FPS experience.
by Javy Gwaltney on Aug 14, 2019 at 8:57 AM
8

Age of Wonders: Planetfall Review – An Empire Forged In War

Planetfall’s strategy systems are complex and routine, but managing your armies is the fun kind of complex.
by Ben Reeves on Aug 09, 2019 at 3:22 PM
7.5

Madden NFL 20 Review – Coming Up Short

New features can only do so much for a series that needs work in multiple areas.
by Matthew Kato on Aug 05, 2019 at 1:05 PM
5

The Church In The Darkness Review – Beware Of False Prophets

Like the in-game cult it focuses on, The Church in the Darkness is based on solid ideas. The implementation of those ideas is where things start to fall apart.
by Jeff Marchiafava on Aug 02, 2019 at 3:09 PM
8.5

Wolfenstein: Youngblood Review – Making The Best Of Change

Youngblood takes some new risks for the series that pay off handsomely.
by Javy Gwaltney on Jul 25, 2019 at 7:01 AM
7

They Are Billions Review (Console) - A Diminished Dance With The Dead

Defend yourself from swarms of vicious zombies, but use a mouse and keyboard.
by Daniel Tack on Jul 23, 2019 at 3:18 PM
8

They Are Billions Review (PC) - Turning Back The Fetid Tide

Defend your colony against an endless supply of the dangerous dead.
by Daniel Tack on Jul 23, 2019 at 3:03 PM
6

Stranger Things 3: The Game Review – Unearned Nostalgia

The combat doesn’t ask much of the player and the mission structure underwhelms. If you want to experience the events of Stranger Things’ third season, you’re better off sticking to the source material.
by Kyle Hilliard on Jul 15, 2019 at 3:45 PM
9

Dragon Quest Builders 2 Review – Rebuilding Hope, One Block At A Time

Omega Force and Square Enix are back with a hefty sequel that improves virtually every aspect of that original blueprint.
by Jeff Cork on Jul 12, 2019 at 12:57 PM
5.5

SolSeraph Review – A False Idol

SolSeraph's modern take on ActRaiser's decades-old formula is so boring and repetitive that it crumbles under the weight of the torch it’s trying to carry.
by Joe Juba on Jul 09, 2019 at 8:30 AM
7.5

Sea Of Solitude Review – Uncharted Waters Of The Mind

This adventure game provides an insightful look at mental health inside a gorgeous and melancholy world.
by Elise Favis on Jul 05, 2019 at 8:00 AM
8.75

F1 2019 Review – Good Through Every Corner

Whether guiding your car, career, or league, F1 2019 has plenty of options to keep you covered and entertained.
by Matthew Kato on Jul 03, 2019 at 11:56 AM
7.5

The Sinking City Review – Macabre Tales And Mediocre Gameplay

A rich theme and atmospheric world shine through forgettable gameplay.
by Jeff Marchiafava on Jun 28, 2019 at 1:34 PM
8

Judgment Review – Cracking Cases And Skulls

This Yakuza spinoff proves that you don’t need Kiryu or Majima as tour guides to have a great time in Kamurocho.
by Jeff Cork on Jun 26, 2019 at 3:01 PM
7.75

Samurai Shodown Review – An Intense Return With Rough Edges

Samurai Shodown's one-on-one fights shine in dyanmic ways, but you'll need a friend to make the most out of it.
by Suriel Vazquez on Jun 25, 2019 at 6:13 PM
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
7.5

Borderlands 2 Commander Lilith Review – Sticking To A Successful Script

Commander Lilith faithfully recreates and adds to the Borderlands 2 experience, for better and worse.
by Jeff Marchiafava on Jun 21, 2019 at 1:19 PM
8

Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled – No Rust On This Ride

This old racer can still rip across the track and is well worth a look.
by Andrew Reiner on Jun 20, 2019 at 11:00 PM