Reviews

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
9

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
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
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
A Silver Bullet To The Heart
5

Werewolf: The Apocalypse - Earthblood Review – A Silver Bullet To The Heart

Shapeshifting between three forms brings a surprising lack of variety in this dull hack-and-slash game.
by Andrew Reiner on Feb 04, 2021 at 3:00 AM
Cyber Shadow Review – A War Of Attrition
7.5

Cyber Shadow Review - A War Of Attrition

Cyber Shadow will beat you down and has its share of flaws, but solid fun awaits those willing to press on.
by Marcus Stewart on Jan 25, 2021 at 8:50 AM
Hitman 3 Review – A Killer Conclusion
9

Hitman 3 Review – A Killer Conclusion

Every mission in the final arc is a statement, demonstrating a mastery of level design and a willingness to subvert expectations laid out five years ago.
by Jeff Cork on Jan 19, 2021 at 7:00 AM
Alba: A Wildlife Adventure Review – A Good Deed
8

Alba: A Wildlife Adventure Review – A Good Deed

Alba: A Wildlife Adventure is a lighthearted and enjoyable lesson on the importance of conservation
by Marcus Stewart on Jan 08, 2021 at 4:21 PM
Super Meat Boy Forever Review – Hardcore Hurdling
8

Super Meat Boy Forever Review – Hardcore Hurdling

Super Meat Boy Forever’s simplified controls produce a bit of frustration, but this is a game that rewards pushing through the pain for the thrill that comes with completing a harrowing platforming sequence.
by Ben Reeves on Jan 07, 2021 at 6:00 PM
Call of the Sea Review - A Puzzling Island Escape
8.5

Call of the Sea Review - A Puzzling Island Escape

Call of the Sea's fascinating mystery is backed by clever puzzle-solving to make it an island worth exploring.
by Marcus Stewart on Dec 26, 2020 at 2:00 PM
Cyberpunk 2077 Last-Gen Review – A Tale Of Two Night Cities
5.5

Cyberpunk 2077 Last-Gen Review – A Tale Of Two Night Cities

Cyberpunk 2077 may shine on high-end PCs, but constant bugs and poorly rendered graphics make it a less-than-ideal experience on last-gen consoles.
by Jason Guisao on Dec 23, 2020 at 8:00 AM
Gears 5: Hivebusters Review – A Quick Blast Of Mayhem
8

Gears 5: Hivebusters Review – A Quick Blast Of Mayhem

The cover-based firefights continue to satisfy in big ways.
by Andrew Reiner on Dec 15, 2020 at 4:14 PM
Cyberpunk 2077 Review – A Wild Time In Night City
9

Cyberpunk 2077 Review – A Wild Time In Night City

The wait is worth it for CD Projekt Red's next open-world RPG, but it's an uneven playthrough that shines in particular areas and struggles in others.
by Andrew Reiner on Dec 07, 2020 at 11:00 AM
Haven Review – Love Conquers Some
7.75

Haven Review – Love Conquers Some

Sometimes Haven's rough patches are worth working through, but like any relationship, sometimes you’re just giving more than you’re getting.
by Joe Juba on Dec 03, 2020 at 8:00 AM