Reviews

Mass Effect Legendary Edition Review – A Great Way To Honor Commander Shepard’s Legacy
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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
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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
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
Oddworld: Soulstorm Review – A Bad Batch Of Brew
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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
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
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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
Disco Elysium: The Final Cut Review – Still A Superstar
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Disco Elysium: The Final Cut Review – Still A Superstar

The Final Cut opens this strange world up to a wave of new superstar detectives on console, and the additions provide a rewarding return trip for the rest of us. 
by Joe Juba on Mar 31, 2021 at 11:30 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 Mar 24, 2021 at 10:00 AM
Curse Of The Dead Gods Review – A Roguelite Lesson In Greed And Corruption
7.25

Curse Of The Dead Gods Review – Roguelite Lesson In Greed And Corruption

If you're looking for a more traditional roguelite experience, Curse of the Dead Gods is a solid adventure to jump right into.
by Liana Ruppert on Mar 19, 2021 at 5:25 PM
Mundaun Review – A Sketchy And Unsettling Neighborhood
7.75

Mundaun Review – A Sketchy And Unsettling Neighborhood

Mundaun has some rough edges, but an effective art style wrapped around solid frights and an intriguing mystery make for a respectable, if flawed, horror experience.
by Marcus Stewart on Mar 16, 2021 at 9:39 AM
Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time Review – Precision Platforming
8.5

Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time Review – Precision Platforming

Now that Crash Bandicoot 4 has arrived on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X, and Switch, read how the game's challenging but fun platforming and entertaining new mask abilities make it a successful return to form.
by Ben Reeves on Mar 12, 2021 at 8:24 AM
Yakuza: Like A Dragon Review – A New Hero Takes His Turn
9.25

Yakuza: Like A Dragon Review – A New Hero Takes His Turn

With the launch of Like A Dragon on PS5, read about how this fantastic turn-based RPG captures the essence of what came before while setting out on its own journey.
by Jeff Cork on Mar 01, 2021 at 2:15 PM
Maquette Review – Put On Your Shrinking Cap
7.75

Maquette Review – Put On Your Shrinking Cap

Explore recursive worlds within worlds. Change one thing in a model in front of you to affect the space around you.
by Ben Reeves on Mar 01, 2021 at 11:00 AM
Ghosts 'N Goblins: Resurrection Review – The Beauty Of Nostalgia
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Ghosts 'N Goblins: Resurrection Review – The Beauty Of Nostalgia

This retro revival is challenging, fun, and worth playing twice.
by Andrew Reiner on Feb 23, 2021 at 9:00 AM
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 Feb 09, 2021 at 9:00 AM
Little Nightmares II Review – A Horrifying City For Lost Children
9.25

Little Nightmares II Review – A Horrifying City For Lost Children

This impressive follow-up builds on its predecessor with emotional gut punches and unnerving visuals that stick with you.
by Jeff Cork on Feb 09, 2021 at 9:00 AM
Olija Review – Cast Away Any Doubts
8.5

Olija Review – Cast Away Any Doubt

Tight gameplay, fun exploration, and an alluring atmosphere turn a disastrous voyage into a rewarding expedition.
by Marcus Stewart on Feb 05, 2021 at 1:55 PM