18 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
55 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
9 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
16 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
121 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
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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
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Review: Minecraft: Story Mode: Episode 5 – Building a New Adventure

Since its debut, Minecraft has long been known for giving players a complete toolkit to discover and create, bound only by the imagination of players. With a few core concepts of building and crafting in place, Minecraft ...Read More

on April 20, 2016 1:42 PM
12 Reviews

Review: Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2: Sow the Seeds of Discord

Despite all expectations and evidence to the contrary, Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 is incredibly fun. And while that may sound like cheeky prodding at a seven-year old franchise that manages to range the gambit from ...Read More

on April 14, 2016 1:50 PM
28 Reviews

Black Desert Online Review: a True “Next-Gen” MMORPG that Makes You Feel Small

The MMORPG genre is tired. Since the times of Ultima Online, and even before on the text-only precursors named Multi User Dungeons (yes, I'm old), I have lived through countless adventurers. I have slain an enormous number ...Read More

on April 11, 2016 11:29 AM
32 Reviews

Dark Souls III Review: A Beautiful Leather-Clad Mistress Rewarding Your Masochism

You'll forgive me for the slightly graphic headline, but I feel that it describes Dark Souls III rather perfectly. It's a beautiful game, yet behind its shiny and slightly creepy leathery surface, there's a sea of darkness ...Read More

on April 10, 2016 6:15 AM
7 Reviews

Review: The Flame in the Flood — Survival in Style

The Molasses Flood's The Flame in the Flood for PC and Xbox One came and went with too little fanfare. A rogue-lite survival game, the title focuses on surviving a post-apocalyptic world utilizing careful inventory management, a ...Read More

on April 4, 2016 12:22 PM
108 Reviews

Quantum Break Review: a Beautifully Designed Romp Across Time

Quantum Break has been a relatively long time coming, but it's finally about to be released in just five days. It has been massively hyped as Remedy Entertainment's return to the console spotlight, and as a sort ...Read More

on April 1, 2016 8:11 AM
23 Reviews

Review: Hyrule Warriors Legends (3DS) – Hacked and Slashed

Reviewer's Note: This review reflects the title being played on a regular Nintendo 3DS XL system. Hyrule Warriors Legends can be played on both older 3DS systems and the New Nintendo 3DS models: however, on older models ...Read More

on March 31, 2016 10:00 AM
88 Reviews

Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 PS4 Review: Imperfect Beauty

Ten years have passed since Dead or Alive Xtreme 2. Fans rejoiced when Koei Tecmo finally announced the development of the third chapter of the series, only to be let down when they heard that it wasn't ...Read More

on March 26, 2016 7:27 AM
6 Reviews

Review: Pokkén Tournament – King of the Iron-Tail Tournament

It all started from one image. The lonely, leaked and slightly blurred screenshot of Blaziken and Lucario facing off in gorgeous 3D graphics clearly rendered on a home console. In other words, a game many Pokémon fans ...Read More

on March 21, 2016 10:00 AM
4 Reviews

Review: Gears of War: Ultimate Edition – A Glimpse of the Past

It was pure nostalgia in the beginning. The gritty monochrome title screen reminded me of a time when my cousin and I would religiously cement ourselves over Xbox Live and tear down through the brood of Locusts ...Read More

on March 9, 2016 1:22 PM
15 Reviews

Review: Far Cry Primal – Call of the Wild

It's a pretty common trend in most franchises to push forward into the future as the natural progression and evolution of a series, from Call of Duty and Civilization and beyond. ...Read More

on March 8, 2016 1:08 PM
29 Reviews

Review: Street Fighter V – Kicking and Screaming

There is no fighting game franchise more revered than Street Fighter. With its ubiquitous appearance at popular competitive events and cast of beloved characters, the series has earned a place in the proverbial video game hall-of-fame. ...Read More

on March 4, 2016 3:22 PM
35 Reviews

Review: The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD – The Difference Between Twilight and Day

Atmosphere is vital to storytelling. Atmosphere allows for the audience to experience the emotional impact of a story the way the creator intended it. Proper atmosphere can be achieved using a variety of methods, which is dependent ...Read More

on March 2, 2016 10:00 AM