Reviews

Twelve Minutes Review – Stuck In Hell
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Twelve Minutes Review – Stuck In Hell

Twelve Minutes is a captivating, horrifying journey that left us hooked despite some frustrations.
by Blake Hester on Aug 18, 2021 at 11:00 AM
Hades Review – The Highs And Lows Of Repetition
8.5

Hades Review – The Highs And Lows Of Repetition

Supergiant's excellent roguelike is releasing on new-gen platforms, and if you haven't played it yet, it's the perfect time to take a trip to hell.
by Matt Miller on Aug 10, 2021 at 12:00 PM
Eldest Souls Review – What A Rush
8.25

Eldest Souls Review – What A Rush

This challenging boss rush can be maddening but its rewarding combat makes it worth the struggle.
by Marcus Stewart on Aug 05, 2021 at 3:57 PM
Cris Tales Review – In A Time Loop
7.75

Cris Tales Review – In A Time Loop

Despite its shortcomings and frustrations, Cris Tales is an enjoyable adventure for RPG fans to take.
by Brian Shea on Aug 04, 2021 at 5:07 PM
The Forgotten City Review – A Narrative Masterpiece
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The Forgotten City Review – A Narrative Masterpiece

Extensive player choice fuels a mystery that pays off in big ways.
by Andrew Reiner on Jul 30, 2021 at 3:27 PM
The Ascent Review – Mindless Mechanical Mayhem
7.25

The Ascent Review – Mindless Mechanical Mayhem

The Ascent delivers mindless co-op fun in a beautiful cyberpunk world that ends up emphasizing style over substance.
by Alex Stadnik on Jul 29, 2021 at 8:00 AM
Last Stop Review - A Playable TV Show With An Albert Camus Twist
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Last Stop Review - A Playable TV Show With An Albert Camus Twist

Last Stop is a two-sided experience where one side is relatable monotony and the other offers unbridled chaos and imaginative conundrums.
by Liana Ruppert on Jul 21, 2021 at 11:00 AM
Death's Door Review – Reaping The Rewards
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Death's Door Review – Reaping The Rewards

Death's Door marries fine-tuned hack n' slash action with a cool world ripe with secrets to unravel. The result is an entertaining, densely-packed trip to the other side.
by Marcus Stewart on Jul 20, 2021 at 8:00 AM
Watch Dogs Legion: Bloodline Review – The Glorious Return Of Aiden Pearce And Wrench
8.25

Watch Dogs Legion: Bloodline Review – The Glorious Return Of Aiden Pearce And Wrench

The Bloodline DLC delivers this by bringing back the original hacker himself: Aiden Pearce. And he brings nearly everything I wanted from the base Legion experience along for the ride. 
by Liana Ruppert on Jul 16, 2021 at 8:41 AM
Griftlands Review – Great Friends In Low Places
8.75

Griftlands Review – Great Friends In Low Places

Klei's fun and challenging card mechanics are backed up by great characters and elaborate worldbuilding.
by John Carson on Jul 05, 2021 at 11:00 AM
Dungeons & Dragons: Dark Alliance Review – Missing Ingredients
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Dungeons & Dragons: Dark Alliance Review – Missing Ingredients

Affection for the brand and characters may maintain interest if playing with friends, but this by-the-numbers action/RPG has some big problems.
by Matt Miller on Jul 02, 2021 at 5:13 PM
Ender Lilies: Quietus of the Knights Review – Slaying In The Rain
8.5

Ender Lilies: Quietus of the Knights Review – Slaying In The Rain

Ender Lilies doesn't break the mold for Metroidvanias, but its engrossing gameplay and eye-catching presentation serves a great example of how to execute them well.
by Marcus Stewart on Jul 02, 2021 at 9:13 AM
Scarlet Nexus Review – Anime Ascendant
8.75

Scarlet Nexus Review – Anime Ascendant

Bandai Namco constructs a stylish and compelling fantasy that's all about the combat.
by Daniel Tack on Jun 23, 2021 at 9:00 AM
Biomutant Review – The Short Branch Of The Evolutionary Tree
6.5

Biomutant Review – The Short Branch Of The Evolutionary Tree

Despite bursting at the seams with cool ideas, Biomutant is a largely hollow experience that only provides fleeting glimpses of greatness.
by Marcus Stewart on May 24, 2021 at 10:00 AM
Knockout City Review – Dodgeball Delight
8.5

Knockout City Review – Dodgeball Delight

With a fun core, approachable gameplay, and intense rubber-ball firefights, Knockout City lets everyone get in on the enjoyable dodgeball action.
by Brian Shea on May 21, 2021 at 6:09 PM
Aerial_Knight's Never Yield Review – Running Wild
7.5

Aerial_Knight's Never Yield Review – Running Wild

A fun run through cyberpunk Detroit
by Blake Hester on May 19, 2021 at 8:00 AM
Mass Effect Legendary Edition Review – A Great Way To Honor Commander Shepard’s Legacy
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Mass Effect Legendary Edition Review – A Great Way To Honor Commander Shepard’s Legacy

Even all these years later, Commander Shepard is a powerful force that lives up to their iconic status, and the trilogy is still captivating and worth your time.
by Kimberley Wallace on May 14, 2021 at 4:37 PM
Subnautica: Below Zero Review – Thrilling New Depths
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Subnautica: Below Zero Review – Thrilling New Depths

This second dive into an alien sea delivers a continual sense of wonder with huge discoveries backed by a strong story.
by Andrew Reiner on May 11, 2021 at 11:00 AM
Resident Evil Village Review – Painting The Ghost Town Red
9.25

Resident Evil Village Review – Painting The Ghost Town Red

Village doesn’t pull any punches when it comes to horror, but a consistent rollout of new weapons and tools makes it hard to walk away from these terrors.
by Ben Reeves on May 05, 2021 at 10:00 AM
MLB The Show 21 Review – A Familiar Crack Of The Bat
8.5

MLB The Show 21 Review – A Familiar Crack Of The Bat

Sony's long-running baseball series impress on the diamond yet again, but doesn't deliver many new experiences.
by Andrew Reiner on Apr 22, 2021 at 5:21 PM