Good Times and Bad Times — Valkyria Chronicles

by 6 days ago

As the sweeping score of Valkyria Chronicles rushed to meet my ears and the introduction sequence started to roll, sweet memories of the past came to me. It was six …

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Breaarrrgh!!!: Viva Java: The Dice Game Review

by 6 days ago

Alright, hang on a second. I thought that we all got together and decided that we don’t like dice. I thought dice brought too much randomness to games. I thought …

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California Dreamin’ – Grand Theft Auto V (PS4) review

by 6 days ago

If you're waffling back and forth, wondering whether or not you should pick up Grand Theft Auto V on next-gen consoles, and you don't have a whole lot of time …

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Endless deaths; Dungeon of the Endless review

by 1 week ago

I thought everything was perfect. I had strategically placed turrets and healing modules along my path to freedom. I had the rooms along my escape route lit up. I was …

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2Jump, or not 2Jump — Frog2Jump review

by 1 week ago

Frogs make for good video game fodder, as strange as that still may seem.  Whether in battle, or crossing traffic, or assisting a hero through time, frogs always seem to …

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Making the jumps with a few wipeouts — MX vs ATV Supercross

by 2 weeks ago

THQ had a fire sale of their licenses when they went out of business. The big publishers snapped up their biggest franchises like WWE. However, Nordic games purchased the rights …

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A bit of a drag — Chariot Review

by 2 weeks ago

The platforming genre was what defined my early childhood.  I have some fond memories of playing each and every Super Mario Bros. game all the way to completion.  It’s a …

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Finish the fight, again — Halo: The Master Chief Collection review

by 2 weeks ago

I'm going to try out an analogy here, so please, bear with me if it starts to get away from me. Buying Halo: The Master Chief Collection is like purchasing …

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Let them eat cake––Assassin’s Creed Unity review

by 2 weeks ago

For all of Assassin's Creed Unity's posturing as a next-gen, connected, online experience, it still remains just as entrenched in its own history––for good and for ill. Gone is the …

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Bump and roll to victory — Space Movers 2201 Review

by 2 weeks ago

I admit that I enjoy cooperative games because they are easier to play with non-gamer friends. While the games can sometimes be tougher to win, there’s nothing like celebrating a …

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Dragon Age Inquisition – welcome to the new age of role playing

by 2 weeks ago

When you hear a new game is coming from Bioware, you brace yourself.  This is a company that delivers compelling and interesting stories, where every companion is alive and so …

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Be still, my hearts — Tales of Hearts R review

by 2 weeks ago

Must a game be unique to be great?  Can a game have all of the elements of greatness: fun and dynamic gameplay, solid storytelling and characters, and challenging obstacles that …

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