Reviews

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Overcooked 2 Review – Another Tasty Bite That's Easier To Chew

Madness in the kitchen returns, but is made less frustrating with more forgiving gating and scoring systems.
by Andrew Reiner on Aug 07, 2018 at 8:00 AM
9

Dead Cells Review – One Of The Best Roguelikes To Date

Dying is never fun in games of this ilk, but Dead Cells' well-designed reward loop softens that blow and bolsters all subsequent runs.
by Andrew Reiner on Aug 06, 2018 at 11:00 AM
8

The Banner Saga 3 Review – A Brutal End To A Long Journey

The Banner Saga 3 wraps up this bleak oddysey in a satisfying manner.
by Javy Gwaltney on Aug 01, 2018 at 3:50 PM
9.5

Fortnite Review - An Epic Epoch

A frenzy of fresh, fantastical fun.
by Daniel Tack on Jul 19, 2018 at 1:30 PM
8

Octopath Traveler Review – An Arduous But Rewarding Journey

Octopath Traveler occasionally adheres too closely to antiquated ideas, but it also takes exciting leaps.
by Joe Juba on Jul 18, 2018 at 5:00 PM
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Adventure Time: Pirates Of The Enchiridion Review – Unrealized Potential In A Flooded World

Pirates of the Enchiridion comes up short in many ways, but I still did get to have an adventure in Ooo, even if it was flooded with both water and technical issues.
by Kyle Hilliard on Jul 17, 2018 at 11:00 AM
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Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker Review – Nintendo Recuts A Semiprecious Stone

Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker remains a delightful romp for anyone who missed this treasure hunt the first time around.
by Ben Reeves on Jul 13, 2018 at 12:20 PM
8.5

Splatoon 2: Octo Expansion Review – Diving To More Difficult Depths

Octo Expansion is a terrific reason to once again take the plunge into Splatoon 2.
by Brian Shea on Jul 09, 2018 at 5:18 PM
8.5

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus Switch Review – A Compromised Masterpiece

The Switch port of Wolfenstein II retains all the zany action and heartbreak of its console predecessor.
by Javy Gwaltney on Jul 02, 2018 at 3:02 PM
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Mario + Rabbids DLC Review – D.K.’s Detour Is Fun While It Lasts

The new expansion introduces more of what made the base game so great, but having to start from scratch on D.K.’s abridged adventure prevents it from reaching the same heights.
by Jeff Marchiafava on Jul 02, 2018 at 3:00 PM
8

Mario Tennis Aces Review – A Successful Return Serve

Aces rights the Mario Tennis ship in a big way after 2015's disappointing Ultra Smash for Wii U.
by Kyle Hilliard on Jun 22, 2018 at 2:28 PM
6

Pokémon Quest Review – A Square Peg In A Round Hole

With passive gameplay and constant random elements, Pokémon Quest is entirely forgettable
by Brian Shea on Jun 19, 2018 at 12:02 PM
4

Tennis World Tour Review – It's Not Your Racket's Fault

This game makes an early exit out of center court.
by Matthew Kato on Jun 04, 2018 at 2:49 PM
8.5

Yoku's Island Express Review – Part Pinball. Part Metroidvania. All Fun

Pinball meets Metroidvania in a beautifully crafted adventure unlike anything else out there.
by Andrew Reiner on May 29, 2018 at 3:31 PM
8.75

Dark Souls Remastered Review – Gently Modifying A Masterpiece

If you were waiting to explore the dark fantasy world, now is the time.
by Daniel Tack on May 23, 2018 at 9:00 AM
7.25

Light Fall Review – Standard Platforming In A Stylish Shell

This unorthodox premise plays like an average platformer.
by Ben Reeves on May 02, 2018 at 3:45 PM
9.25

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze For Switch Review – Don’t Miss It This Time

Four years later, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze is still a fantastic platfomer.
by Kyle Hilliard on May 01, 2018 at 8:00 AM
8

Minit Review – A Bite-Sized Delight

Minit is a creative, Zelda-like adventure where you play 60 seconds at a time.
by Elise Favis on Apr 03, 2018 at 5:38 PM
6.25

Kirby Star Allies Review – The Pink Puff Goes On Auto-Pilot

Star Allies demands so little
from the player that it sometimes feels like you're barely involved at all.
by Kyle Hilliard on Mar 14, 2018 at 9:00 AM
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Fear Effect Sedna Review – Dead On Revival

The original Fear Effect is an underappreciated gem. Fear Effect: Sedna is coal.
by Ben Reeves on Mar 05, 2018 at 2:15 PM