Reviews

My Kingdom for a Move: The Rose King Review

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It’s seems absurd to consider any war with a bit of romanticism, but there is a certain passion derived from the War of the Roses, the struggle for the English …

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To Court Danger: Behind the Throne Review

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The opening paragraph of Behind the Throne’s rulebook talks of secret organizations conspiring to manipulate courtiers as they strive to gather enough power to control the throne from the shadows. …

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Death machine, infest my corpse to be: Toukiden 2 review

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Is there any more profound state of being than “hit and miss?" To not be terrible, but not great either, a dualistic order within which you can find almost the …

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Funyarinpa for the whole family: Zero Escape: The Nonary Games

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999: Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors, AKA 999, is a game I generally refer to as either “the best game no one’s played” or “that awesome visual novel with …

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Retrofuturistic Fangasm – The Art of Horizon Zero Dawn review

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There’s no doubt that Guerrilla Games knocked it out of the park with their new IP, Horizon: Zero Dawn. Travis Northup’s review of the game highlighted the amazing technical detail …

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Report: satisfied – Nier: Automata review

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Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be an android trying to retake planet Earth from its alien invaders and their army of machine life forms? If …

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Please Mind the Morphs: Twelfth Doctor #2.14–15 Review

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I got into Doctor Who around the end of 2011, starting with the Ninth Doctor and catching up to the then-current Eleventh Doctor in a few months, and later going …

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Meow-t of the frying pan, into the fire: Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight review

by 3 days ago

Have you ever played an old 8-bit style video game on a modern console in front of someone old enough to remember when that was the only option available? Perplexed, …

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’80s ‘tastic: Desync review

by 4 days ago

This represents the progression of my thoughts and reactions to Desync: The first minute in-game as an unapologetically avid ‘80s synth fan (much to my wife’s displeasure): “Damn, this soundtrack …

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Fainter stars: Mass Effect Andromeda review

by 5 days ago

Mass Effect is one of those franchises that carries with it an enormous reputation. The original trilogy, though its ending was controversial, is still widely regarded as one of the …

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(Another) blast from the past: Blaster Master Zero review

by 1 week ago

It seems like the retro revival is in full swing for the Switch; with titles like Super Bomberman R currently out and Sonic Mania on the horizon, it looks like …

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How a Game Almost Ruined My Long-Term Relationship, a Snipperclips Review

by 2 weeks ago

Team building exercises are a love-hate relationship in any workplace. You work together for a common goal and find your partner’s strengths along the way. At the same time, you …

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