4 Reviews

Pac-Man 256 Review — Pac is Back

We all remember that rush the first time we played Pac-Man. While not all of us are Pac-pros, some people were skilled enough to reach level 256, a Pac-Man level that will forever go down in infamy. ...Read More

on June 24, 2016 4:57 PM
3 Reviews

Deadlight: Director’s Cut Review — Revisit a Zombie Infested Seattle

Set in 1986 in and around Seattle, Deadlight: Director's Cut is another take on the zombie apocalypse genre. The premise may be nothing new, but the way it is presented and how it is delivered makes it ...Read More

on June 23, 2016 2:32 PM
41 Reviews

Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE Review: Persona 4 Lite

I'm fairly surprised that Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE has not been launched with more fanfare -- while Nintendo may be skeptical about whether the game will find an audience in North America, the game is for the ...Read More

on June 22, 2016 1:49 PM
11 Reviews

Asemblance Review — A Walk Down Memory Lane

You wake up to blaring alarms -- a red light dashes across your vision. The AI tells you that we are in an emergency situation, questioning why you aren't helping. You rush for the terminal in front ...Read More

on June 21, 2016 4:17 PM
2 Reviews

SteamWorld Heist Review — Strategy Among the Stars

To be fairly blunt, SteamWorld Heist was not what I was expecting. A spiritual successor to Image & Form's SteamWorld DigHeist riffs the same art style, comedy, and timeline that its predecessor pulled off, yet in ...Read More

on June 21, 2016 12:46 PM
4 Reviews

Grand Kingdom Review — War and Peace and War

Spike Chunsoft's Grand Kingdom brings a refreshing breath of air to the JRPG genre. Released in Japan late in 2015, Grand Kingdom is a tactical RPG releasing on PlayStation 4 and Vita is finally coming to North ...Read More

on June 20, 2016 12:45 PM
2 Reviews

Minecraft: Story Mode: Episode 6 Review – Mystery Machine

With the series' debut late last year, the prospects of a narrative take on the mega-popular Minecraft from Telltale Games was always an idea that may have been met with more raised eyebrows than sheer excitement. However, ...Read More

on June 16, 2016 2:47 PM
2 Reviews

Mirror’s Edge Catalyst Review — Holding On to Faith

Since its debut in 2008, Mirror's Edge is the type of game that, on pretty much all fronts, could have been a one-hit wonder. Coming from the pedigree of Battlefield's DICE, Mirror's Edge marked a wildly-creative (and ...Read More

on June 12, 2016 12:00 PM
8 Reviews

Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book Review — Comfort Food

Atelier Sophie might be the first game in the long-running series to launch on the PS4, but that is the bulk of what it does differently. Look past the new platform and you’ll find an adventure that’s ...Read More

on June 10, 2016 1:00 PM
5 Reviews

Dead Island: Definitive Collection Review — Return to Paradise

Not to be left behind in the race to churn out older PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 games onto the newer platforms, publisher Deep Silver has reintroduced the Dead Island series to the current generation. Dead Island, ...Read More

on June 9, 2016 9:34 AM
7 Reviews

Letter Quest: Grimm’s Journey Remastered Review — Spelling Out “GREAT”

Letter Quest: Grimm's Journey Remastered is truly a one of a kind game, in the very literal sense of the words. Not too often do you hear of a turn-based RPG that uses Scrabble as the key ...Read More

on June 3, 2016 11:34 AM
10 Reviews

Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir Review — A Gorgeous Fairy Tale in Wonderland

The enchanting artwork and fast paced game-play of Vanillaware are back on display in their latest release with Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir, an enhanced port of the PS2 classic Odin Sphere. I’ve never played the original Odin Sphere ...Read More

on June 1, 2016 1:19 PM
0 Reviews

Kirby: Planet Robobot Review — Mobile Suit Kirby

With Kirby's very first adventure to Dream Land in 1992, players of Kirby's Dream Land were introduced to what would become one of Nintendo's most beloved characters ever since: a pink puffball who has a penchant for ...Read More

on June 1, 2016 10:00 AM
23 Reviews

Homefront: The Revolution Review — Failing to Rouse the Hearts and Minds

There is a lack of vision in Homefront: The Revolution. Not only is it sleep-inducing to play, but it also does not tell a tale worth putting up with hours of mediocre gameplay to see through to ...Read More

on May 28, 2016 11:00 AM
61 Reviews

Overwatch Review: A Master Class in Multiplayer

Whether you are talking innovative gameplay, character design, or art style, Overwatch is an achievement in multiplayer titles, and one of the front-runners for game of the year. Blizzard Entertainment, coming off a decade-long IP hiatus, has ...Read More

on May 27, 2016 10:47 AM
11 Reviews

Total War: Warhammer Review – Warhammer Has Finally Found its Match

The Warhammer franchise has been cursed with a mixed history on the gaming scene. A long time has passed since the glorious times of Shadow of the Horned Rat in 1995, when we were content just because ...Read More

on May 24, 2016 6:55 AM
17 Reviews

DOOM Review — To Hell and Back Again

For all its emphasis on satanic rituals, bloody demons, and putting players into the role of a gun-toting super soldier, the original DOOM paved the way for shooters-to-come with its debut in 1993. Even in a genre ...Read More

on May 20, 2016 3:47 PM
6 Reviews

Shadwen Review — Disappointment Strikes From the Shadows

Shadwen is a tough game to review because of how much I wanted to like it. Taking place in a time of kings and crossbows, you first take control of Lily, a hungry girl who wants to ...Read More

on May 17, 2016 5:36 PM
6 Reviews

Soft Body Review — The Art of Relaxation

Soft Body is a self described "meditative action game" where players control two snake-like beings and attempt to make your way through increasingly challenging levels. Both snakes have distinct abilities, making it necessary for the player to ...Read More

on May 17, 2016 10:00 AM
7 Reviews

VEV: Viva Ex Vivo Review — Pretty, But Shallow

Truant Pixel's first game -- VEV: Viva Ex Vivo -- makes for a lukewarm tech demo that truly plays to the developer's high points. The studio, known for their work making dynamic themes for the PlayStation 4, ...Read More

on May 16, 2016 9:57 AM
50 Reviews

Gundam Breaker 3 English Version Review: Should Be Named “Gundam Builder”

There are a couple of little known facts about Bandai Namco's recently released Gundam Breaker 3: the first is that it's actually available with full English subtitles, with a caveat: it was released only in Malaysia, Singapore, ...Read More

on May 15, 2016 9:37 AM
40 Reviews

Valkyria Chronicles Remastered Review: One of the Best JRPGs Ever Returns to PS4

Valkyria Chronicles was without a doubt one of the best JRPGs of the PS3, generation and arguably one of the most charming examples of the genre, ever. When it launched back in 2008, it was almost criminally ...Read More

on May 10, 2016 11:49 AM
122 Reviews

Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End Review – A Gorgeous and Emotional Love Song

Uncharted 4: A Thief's End has been a long time coming, and I'm sure that you already glimpsed at the score, so let's cut the chase and say it: this game is the perfect example on why ...Read More

on May 5, 2016 3:01 AM
10 Reviews

Review: The Park — A Circus of Horrors

The Park is a short but effective game which manages to get under your skin and deliver an unsettling tale of a mother and her son. Developer Funcom smartly withheld from putting scares around every corner, which  ...Read More

on May 4, 2016 3:30 PM
12 Reviews

Review: Bravely Second: End Layer – Ba’al Busting Has Never Been More Fun

After the cards fell at the end of Bravely Default, one last hidden teaser of events to come hinted at an all new journey and hope for one of the protagonists. That next adventure has finally ...Read More

on May 4, 2016 11:30 AM
4 Reviews

Review: Corpse Party — Old School Horror

Over the past few nights, I've been losing a fair amount of sleep thanks to a game. And while I would love to say it's due to the hyper-realistic frights the likes of Outlast II, in reality ...Read More

on May 1, 2016 2:53 PM
0 Reviews

Review: Skullgirls 2nd Encore – The Perfect Rendition of an Instant Classic

I’ve been smitten with Skullgirls since I first saw the game in motion five years ago at PAX East. The fantastic character designs and animation, unique soundtrack and solidly familiar but fresh fighting combined to make it ...Read More

on May 1, 2016 10:00 AM
21 Reviews

Review: Stranger of Sword City — Seeking Dungeon Crawling Professionals

I was lucky that I stumbled through the hidden wall, expertly disguised as foliage -- the bounty to take down the boss had mentioned this Lineage Type was a recluse, preferring to keep away from human footpaths. ...Read More

on April 24, 2016 7:00 AM
27 Reviews

Review: Star Fox Zero/Star Fox Guard – All-Range Gameplay at its (Near) Finest

Star Fox Zero is a return to form of sorts, a callback to simpler times of Star Fox 64. Just like its predecessor, Zero is a rail shooter that has players step into the iconic Airwing as ...Read More

on April 21, 2016 3:55 PM
2 Reviews

Review: The Walking Dead: Michonne: Episode 2 – Something to Fear

The katana-wielding Michonne has always been a fan favorite in the universe of The Walking Dead, not only for her brutal sword skills and cool appearance, but also for her steely demeanor. That mysterious nature has long ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 2:30 PM