Reviews

7.75

Gato Roboto Review – The Sincerest Form Of Flattery

Apart from the cute twist of playing as a cat, Gato Roboto does little to separate itself from its Metroid inspirations and feels like a decent game you’ve already played.
by Kyle Hilliard on May 30, 2019 at 2:43 PM
7.25

Team Sonic Racing Review – Falling Short Of The Podium

Team Sonic Racing implements interesting ideas, but ultimately fails to stand out in the kart racing genre.
by Brian Shea on May 17, 2019 at 5:01 PM
8

Shakedown: Hawaii Review – A Delightfully Hostile Takeover

Shakedown: Hawaii delivers a nice blast of classic arcade action and some solid laughs.
by Jeff Cork on May 10, 2019 at 9:54 AM
8.5

BoxBoy + BoxGirl Review – Another Square Deal

BoxBoy returns with a couch co-op friendly adventure filled with some of the most creative and diverse puzzles in the series.
by Ben Reeves on Apr 25, 2019 at 5:00 PM
8

Mortal Kombat 11 Review – A Disgusting Delight

Mortal Kombat 11 shines in its combat and story, but struggles in its delivery of loot.
by Andrew Reiner on Apr 24, 2019 at 3:47 PM
8

SteamWorld Quest: Hand of Gilgamech Review - Streamlined Strategic Deck-building

Campy characters and a cache of cards carry this traditional RPG.
by Daniel Tack on Apr 23, 2019 at 11:00 AM
7.75

Katana Zero Review – A Sharp And Dull Blade

Katana Zero can be a satisfying and stylish action/puzzle hybrid, but the effect diminishes the longer you play.
by Joe Juba on Apr 18, 2019 at 9:00 AM
7.5

Mechstermination Force Review – Winning The Battle, Losing The War

Mechstermination Force is an intense 2D boss-rush shooter that delivers excitement, triumph, and frustration.
by Brian Shea on Apr 16, 2019 at 4:36 PM
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
6

The World Next Door Review – All Style, No Substance

Pretty visuals can only get you so far...
by Kimberley Wallace on Apr 08, 2019 at 4:31 PM
6

Power Rangers: Battle For The Grid Review – A Bland But Serviceable Fighter

Battle for the Grid has some decent animation, but the full package is as underwhelming as the Power Ranger games that came before it.
by Kyle Hilliard on Mar 29, 2019 at 4:45 PM
7

The Walking Dead: The Final Season Review – A Goodbye Full Of Highs And Lows

This finale is a fitting tribute to Clementine and her journey, but it also is inconsistent in quality and suffers from some narrative missteps that are impossible to ignore.  
by Kimberley Wallace on Mar 27, 2019 at 6:07 PM
8.25

Yoshi's Crafted World Review – New Look, Same Yoshi

With satisfying exploration, fun platforming, and a charming art style, Yoshi's Crafted World gives the Switch yet another strong platformer.
by Brian Shea on Mar 27, 2019 at 8:00 AM
7

Baba Is You Review – Clever Puzzles With Too Many Variables

Baba is You makes you feel brilliant as you transform the properties of each puzzle to get the win in the early game – but then things get complicated.
by Kyle Hilliard on Mar 25, 2019 at 2:15 PM
4

R.B.I. Baseball 19 Review – Strike Six

The series continues to struggle on the field
by Andrew Reiner on Mar 07, 2019 at 8:57 AM
7.25

Trials Rising Review – Stuck In The Mud

Excellent physics-based mechanics remain intact, but a frustrating progression grind puts the brakes on fun.
by Matt Miller on Mar 05, 2019 at 1:25 PM
6

The Lego Movie 2 Videogame Review – Falling Apart

The game adaptation struggles to find a pulse and ends up being a repetitive bore.
by Andrew Reiner on Mar 01, 2019 at 6:44 PM
8.25

Ape Out Review – A New Kind Of Ape Escape

Ape Out's brand of colorful, ultraviolet action makes for a great time.
by Javy Gwaltney on Feb 28, 2019 at 7:59 AM
8.5

Tetris 99 Review – Winner Winner, Tetris Dinner

Tetris 99 is a pleasant surprise, and is my favorite content offered by the Nintendo Switch Online service to date.
by Kyle Hilliard on Feb 18, 2019 at 2:30 PM
9.25

Wargroove Review – Inheriting The Throne

Wargroove is a fantastic tactics game that builds and iterates on the genre in clever ways.
by Suriel Vazquez on Jan 30, 2019 at 8:00 AM