A terrifying look at our alien overlords – The Art of XCOM 2 review

by 2 weeks ago

XCOM 2 has been very much on my radar since I saw it in motion at E3. I’ve watched hours of playthroughs and have heard a great deal of commentary …

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Taking an extended detour — Crashlands review

by 3 weeks ago

Being that I am from St. Louis and have a vested interest in video games, last year I decided to research indie studios in the St. Louis area. I browsed through …

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Not a toy for tots — This War of Mine: The Little Ones review

by 3 weeks ago

This War of Mine: The Little Ones is a current-gen port of the original 2014 release, but with new missions and...children. It is a gritty look at the hardships civilians …

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Teatime in China — Yunnan Review

by 3 weeks ago

In Yunnan, players take on the role of tea traders, establishing lucrative trade routes and transporting tea to remote provinces in the interior of China. As players race to extend …

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Wanderlust — Carcassonne: Over Hill and Dale Review

by 3 weeks ago

There was a time before the current boom in board gaming that being a gamer meant you liked to break out Monopoly or play a spirited game of Boggle. Gaming …

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Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak review – something ancient, something new

by 3 weeks ago

The original Homeworld and its sequel were, pun intended, light years ahead of their time. Massive fleets swarming in the 360-degree vastness of space were revolutionary for the real-time strategy …

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Evil encore — Resident Evil 0 HD Remaster review

by 3 weeks ago

With the resurgence of remasters and re-releases in this industry, the survival horror genre has typically proven itself to hold up surprisingly well. Last year’s Resident Evil HD Remaster was …

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Calculator formation — Draft Day Sports: Pro Football 2016 review

by 3 weeks ago

You’ve heard that saying “The only constant around here is change” in some capacity, and if you haven’t, welcome to the club. The reverse could be true of the sports …

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Heroes don’t take notes — The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel review

by 3 weeks ago

The turn-based RPG of my day is having a sort of crisis moment.  2016 could very well decide the future and fate of this genre now mired with tasteless clones, …

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Put up your dukes — Punch Club review

by 4 weeks ago

When I first heard about Punch Club, I thought it sounded pretty cool, but I wasn’t sure if I would enjoy playing it myself because I’m not much of a …

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Walk the Line — Tokaido Review

by 4 weeks ago

There is only one word that can adequately describe Tokaido: Zen. It is a relaxing and simple game. Players are pilgrims traversing the Tokaido road, the scenic route between Edo …

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All the outs in free — Oxenfree review

by 4 weeks ago

The past weighs heavily on those who choose to bear it alone. Even on an island away from all the noise of life, in a youthful rite of passage on …

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