Reviews

8

Void Bastards Review – Scavenging The Fun

Inspired by System Shock 2 and BioShock, Blue Manchu's hybrid of action, shooting, stealth and strategy offers a darkly comedic adventure worth exploring.
by Matt Miller on May 28, 2019 at 11:00 AM
6

Layers Of Fear 2 Review – Surprise Over Sophistication

Layers of Fear 2 may excel at jolting you with quick scares, but the narrative and stakes are so obscure that real horror can’t take root.
by Joe Juba on May 24, 2019 at 8:00 AM
7.25

Life Is Strange 2: Episode 3 Review – A Fork In The Road

This new chapter in the Diaz brothers' journey has an explosive conclusion, but suffers from painfully stereotypical characters and poor pacing along the way.
by Elise Favis on May 21, 2019 at 3:33 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
7.5

A Plague Tale: Innocence Review – A Rat-infested Gem

A Plague Tale excels in its narrative and setting, but the moment-to-moment action is uninspired
by Ben Reeves on May 17, 2019 at 3:45 PM
7

Rage 2 Review - A Blunted Bloodbath

Classy combat and great guns carry an otherwise forgettable experience
by Daniel Tack on May 13, 2019 at 7:00 AM
8

Fell Seal: Arbiter’s Mark Review - A Tactical Tribute

Create the perfect team of adventurers for this strategic journey.
by Daniel Tack on May 10, 2019 at 5:01 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
8.25

World War Z Review – Toppling Expectations

World War Z takes arguably the best part of the film and uses it to create a visually interesting gameplay mechanic that is horrifying to witness but fun to dismantle.
by Kyle Hilliard on Apr 19, 2019 at 4:40 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
8.5

Operencia: The Stolen Sun Review – A Refreshing And Digestible Dungeon Crawler

Zen Studios updates a classic genre with clever puzzles and Hungarian folklore.
by Jeff Marchiafava on Apr 12, 2019 at 1:04 PM
6

Dangerous Driving Review – Not All Collisions Are A Hit

Burnout creators' latest game mines the series' early history, but it struggles to find traction.
by Matthew Kato on Apr 08, 2019 at 4:09 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
7.75

Tropico 6 Review – Creating A Cruel Paradise

While managing the needs of an ever-growing population is complicated, keeping everyone happy is even harder.
by Ben Reeves on Mar 29, 2019 at 10:00 AM
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
5

Generation Zero Review – A Barren Waste Of Potential

Beautiful vistas and giant robots can't save Generation Zero from being a tedious and disappointing shooter.
by Javy Gwaltney on Mar 27, 2019 at 3:55 PM
9

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Review - Exaltation Amidst Expiration

An intense, challenging realization of the ninja fantasy comes to life in From Software's latest offering.
by Daniel Tack on Mar 21, 2019 at 8:02 AM
9

The Division 2 Review – A Live-Service Shooter Done Right

Thrilling combat, a great loot loop, and a strong endgame elevate this Tom Clancy shooter to new heights.
by Matt Bertz on Mar 18, 2019 at 6:00 PM
8

One Piece: World Seeker Review – King Of The One Piece Games

In terms of open-world game design, World Seeker isn’t an innovator, but it borrows and re-imagines familiar mechanics well (from the Batman: Arkham games, in particular) and proves why they are perfect for the One Piece universe.
by Kyle Hilliard on Mar 13, 2019 at 9:00 AM
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