Reviews

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

Yooka-Laylee Review – Reviving A Classic Genre

Yooka-Laylee is a game built for fans of retro 3D platformers.
by Brian Shea on Apr 04, 2017 at 10:00 AM
10

The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Review – A New Era Dawns On Zelda

Breath of the Wild represents a profound new direction for Zelda and open-world interactive experiences.
by Kyle Hilliard on Mar 01, 2017 at 11:00 PM
7

Skylanders Imaginators Review – Leaving The Toys Behind

Player creation takes center stage in a game built on action figures.
by Andrew Reiner on Oct 17, 2016 at 9:18 AM
8.25

Paper Mario: Color Splash Review – Coloring Inside The Lines

Color Splash is almost unrecognizable as an RPG, but it is
still a delightfully humorous journey through the Mushroom Kingdom.
by Ben Reeves on Oct 05, 2016 at 5:00 AM
8.5

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens Review – A Fun Expansion Of Star Wars' Canon

I never thought I would say this, but Star Wars fans should play a Lego game for new Star Wars canon.
by Andrew Reiner on Jun 27, 2016 at 10:01 AM
8.25

Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Review – Over-The-Top And Plenty Of J-Pop Fun

Tokyo Mirage Sessions provides an entertaining performance through and through. 
by Kimberley Wallace on Jun 22, 2016 at 5:00 AM
6

Mighty No. 9 Review – A Lifeless Mega Man Clone

Jump, shoot, and fight robot bosses. The premise has classic roots, but lacks the old-school charm.
by Andrew Reiner on Jun 19, 2016 at 9:00 PM
6.75

Star Fox Zero Review – Fox Sheds Some Appeal In This Retread

Star Fox's latest outing is a musty tribute that fails to add much to the series, aside from tweaked controls and incremental vehicle upgrades.
by Jeff Cork on Apr 20, 2016 at 5:00 AM
9.5

Hyper Light Drifter Review – Entrancing Minimalism And Superb Combat

The combination of soundtrack, art, and
combat creates a rabbit hole worth your full exploration.
by Kyle Hilliard on Apr 06, 2016 at 12:11 PM
7

Pokkén Tournament Review – The Passable Pokémon Fighter

For those who want more than the small amount of Pokémon action combat seen in Super Smash Bros. over the years, it can be found here.
by Kyle Hilliard on Mar 18, 2016 at 6:00 AM
7.75

Lego Marvel's Avengers Review – The Age Of Loltron

This Lego experience is more for comic fans who can appreciate seeing a
character who hasn’t appeared in anything since the 1950s.
by Andrew Reiner on Jan 27, 2016 at 2:35 PM
4

Devil's Third Review – A Musty Antique

The clunky mechanics and outdated design of Devil's Third transport you back to a time when the bar for action games was much lower.
by Joe Juba on Dec 22, 2015 at 2:30 PM
8.5

SteamWorld Heist Review – Gear Up For This 2D Strategy Gem

SteamWorld Heist takes XCOM's strategic action and turns it on its side for an engrossing 2D experience.
by Ben Reeves on Dec 21, 2015 at 9:00 AM
7.5

Fast Racing Neo Review – Not Quite F-Zero

Fast Racing Neo is a sparse experience without much to engage you outside of straightforward racing.
by Kyle Hilliard on Dec 16, 2015 at 10:45 AM
7.25

Xenoblade Chronicles X Review – Grinding Through Beauty

Monolith Soft's latest epic is incredibly large and complex, but a painful grind slows down the fun. 
by Matt Miller on Dec 04, 2015 at 5:15 AM
6.75

Mario Tennis Ultra Smash Review – Nintendo Drops The Volley

The extracurricular activities are severely lacking, but the core tennis is good.
by Kyle Hilliard on Nov 18, 2015 at 3:00 AM
7.5

Guitar Hero Live Review

Guitar Hero Live is innovative and surprising, with a huge library of potential songs, but the game is constrained by a confusing system of in-game microtransactions.
by Matt Miller on Oct 20, 2015 at 3:00 AM
5.5

Fatal Frame: Maiden Of The Black Water Review – Déjà View

Despite the new novelty of using your Gamepad like a camera, the latest Fatal Frame game has one foot firmly planted in a PS2-era grave.
by Tim Turi on Oct 19, 2015 at 4:00 AM
8.5

Yoshi's Woolly World Review – Yoshi’s Best Solo Adventure In Two Decades

Woolly World is the Wii U’s best-looking game, as well as the best Yoshi’s Island since the original Super Nintendo title.
by Kyle Hilliard on Oct 12, 2015 at 7:00 AM