Reviews

Super Meat Boy Forever Review – Hardcore Hurdling
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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
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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
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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
Immortals Fenyx Rising Review – Divine Inspiration
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Immortals Fenyx Rising Review – Divine Inspiration

Immortals Fenyx Rising draws inspiration from movies and other games to create a unique and exciting mythological journey worth embarking on.
by Brian Shea on Nov 30, 2020 at 11:00 AM
Destiny 2: Beyond Light Review – Smaller World, New Trajectory
7.75

Destiny 2: Beyond Light Review – Smaller World, New Trajectory

Beyond Light is a major turning point for the franchise in both story and gameplay, but the accompanying departure of older content diminishes the game in significant ways.
by Matt Miller on Nov 25, 2020 at 6:13 PM
Fuser Review – A Fresh Remix
8.75

Fuser Review – A Fresh Remix

Fuser is a magical music experience that will have you dreaming up new ways to incorporate different songs and sounds into your next creation.
by Brian Shea on Nov 20, 2020 at 1:58 PM
Dirt 5 Review – An Approachable And Exciting Off-Road Racer
8.5

Dirt 5 Review – An Approachable And Exciting Off-Road Racer

Dirt 5 offers a fun career mode and exciting community features, but lacks depth in its peripheral modes.
by Brian Shea on Nov 18, 2020 at 12:44 PM
Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Review – Mind Games And Motorized Mayhem
8.75

Call Of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Review – Mind Games And Motorized Mayhem

Call of Duty goes back to the '80s with a captivating campaign.
by Daniel Tack on Nov 12, 2020 at 11:00 PM
Carto Review – Putting The Pieces Together
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Carto Review – Putting The Pieces Together

Rearrange pieces of the game map to forge your own path in this fun, challenging, and heartwarming puzzle adventure.
by Marcus Stewart on Nov 12, 2020 at 5:14 PM
Kingdom Hearts Melody of Memory Review – The Power Of Music
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Kingdom Hearts Melody of Memory Review – The Power Of Music

While not without its faults, Melody of Memory is a refreshing way to look back at Kingdom Hearts’ long journey thus far.
by Kimberley Wallace on Nov 12, 2020 at 5:00 AM
Assassin's Creed Valhalla Review – A Saga Worthy Of Song
9.25

Assassin's Creed Valhalla Review – A Saga Worthy Of Song

With an engaging combination of combat, exploration, and crafted story content, this Viking legend is an epic with a little something for everyone.
by Joe Juba on Nov 09, 2020 at 5:01 AM
Visage Review — Awesome Apprehension
8.75

Visage Review — Awesome Apprehension

Explore a truly terrifying haunted house.
by Daniel Tack on Nov 03, 2020 at 4:15 PM
The Dark Pictures Anthology: Little Hope Review – Inconsistent Magic
7.5

The Dark Pictures Anthology: Little Hope Review – Inconsistent Magic

Little Hope tells a fascinating tale, but lackluster gameplay, predictable scares, and performance issues hold it back from greatness.
by Kimberley Wallace on Oct 29, 2020 at 10:00 AM
Watch Dogs: Legion Review – A Successful Team-Building Exercise
9

Watch Dogs: Legion Review – A Successful Team-Building Exercise

Whether you're controlling a trained super spy or a gassy grandmother, Watch Dogs: Legion is a ton of fun.
by Marcus Stewart on Oct 28, 2020 at 6:01 AM
The Red Lantern Review – A Therapeutic And Immersive Adventure That Lets You Pet Dogs
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The Red Lantern Review – A Therapeutic And Immersive Adventure That Lets You Pet Dogs

Abandon city life and immerse yourself in the wilds of Alaska with a team of dogs that become family and your key to survival.
by Liana Ruppert on Oct 27, 2020 at 3:00 PM
NHL 21 Review – A Playoff Hopeful
7.5

NHL 21 Review – A Playoff Hopeful

For now, NHL 21 gets the job done, especially if you want to play a fancier, flashier game.
by Kimberley Wallace on Oct 16, 2020 at 5:30 PM
Torchlight III Review – Seamless Destruction
8

Torchlight III Review – Seamless Destruction

Echtra has put together a no-frills action/RPG with plenty of fun monster smashing, even if the approachable gameplay is not incredibly deep or complex.
by Matt Miller on Oct 13, 2020 at 9:00 AM