Reviews

9

The Forest Review – A Gruesome Champion

The Forest stands bloodied but victorious at the top of the survival genre.
by Javy Gwaltney on May 14, 2018 at 11:00 AM
7.25

The Swords Of Ditto Review – Rise, Fall, And Repeat

The Swords of Ditto's repetitive nature grinds after a few playthroughs, but it's a journey worth taking at least a few times.
by Brian Shea on May 10, 2018 at 4:45 PM
8.75

Pillars Of Eternity II: Deadfire Review – The Lure Of Exploration

Obsidian has crafted a worthy sequel, in which a seafaring setting injects new life into a familiar formula.
by Matt Miller on May 08, 2018 at 12:01 PM
7.75

City Of Brass Review – Get Rich or Die Trying

This Arabian nights-inspired game is a fun roguelite romp that could use some more polish.
by Javy Gwaltney on May 07, 2018 at 10:50 AM
8

Super Mega Baseball 2 Review – A Rock-Solid Single

Ignore the cartoon look. Super Mega Baseball 2 is an authentic baseball simulation with excellent skill-based gameplay.
by Andrew Reiner on May 04, 2018 at 12:42 PM
7.25

Light Fall Review – Standard Platforming In A Stylish Shell

This unorthodox premise plays like an average platformer.
by Ben Reeves on May 02, 2018 at 3:45 PM
6.25

39 Days To Mars Review – A Lukewarm Cup Of Tea

39 Days to Mars’ premise is promising, but its short runtime leaves lots to bedesired, making for a fun but ultimately forgettable romp. 
by Suriel Vazquez on May 02, 2018 at 2:44 PM
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
7.5

BattleTech Review – Middling Mechanized Mayhem

Harebrained Schemes aims big with their return to classic turn-based mech strategy.
by Daniel Tack on Apr 27, 2018 at 3:51 PM
6

Super Daryl Deluxe Review – A Surreal Grind

Super Daryl Deluxe
features multiple good ideas, but the execution is limited in its success.
by Brian Shea on Apr 27, 2018 at 2:09 PM
8.75

Frostpunk Review – A Frigid, Unrelenting Survival Success

11 Bit Studios follows up This War of Mine with another strong, morally complex experience.
by Matt Bertz on Apr 23, 2018 at 4:30 PM
9.25

Yakuza 6: The Song Of Life Review – The Dragon’s Fiery Conclusion

The latest entry in the series may mark the end of Kiryu’s tale, but don’t worry; Sega gives The Dragon of Dojima the sendoff he deserves. 
by Jeff Cork on Apr 17, 2018 at 1:02 PM
9.75

God Of War Review – Reaching A Higher Summit

God of War forges a new identity and surpasses even its most acclaimed predecessors.
by Joe Juba on Apr 12, 2018 at 2:01 AM
5.5

Extinction Review – Colossal Frustration

Extinction's David versus Goliath scenario grows old quickly and isn't backed up by anything else.
by Andrew Reiner on Apr 10, 2018 at 12:42 PM
8

Minit Review – A Bite-Sized Delight

Minit is a creative, Zelda-like adventure where you play 60 seconds at a time.
by Elise Favis on Apr 03, 2018 at 5:38 PM
8.5

Batman: The Enemy Within Series Review – The Thrill And Terror Of Making Monsters

The Enemy Within takes the most iconic relationship in comics and mines it for all its worth.
by Javy Gwaltney on Mar 30, 2018 at 3:30 PM
6.75

MLB The Show 18 Review – The Online Slump Continues

MLB The Show 18 pushes players to compete online, but just getting there is proving problematic.
by Andrew Reiner on Mar 29, 2018 at 5:30 PM
7.25

Detective Pikachu Review – A Bit Too Elementary, My Dear Pikachu

Pikachu is more endearing than ever.
by Ben Reeves on Mar 29, 2018 at 3:00 PM
9

Batman: The Enemy Within Episode 5 Review – A Split And Thrilling Conclusion

Telltale's second outing with the bat ends with a showstopper.
by Javy Gwaltney on Mar 29, 2018 at 1:35 PM
7.5

Far Cry 5 Review – Big Sigh Country

The latest entry is a beautiful but bland recitation of what’s come before, from both the series and Ubisoft’s open-world playbook.
by Jeff Cork on Mar 26, 2018 at 5:00 AM