Reviews

Anime, strategy, and lots of fan service — Hyperdevotion Noire: Goddess Black Heart review

by 1 week ago

The Hyperdimension series is a concept that has always looked interesting from the outside looking in. An entire series of games based around parodying the console wars and the popular …

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Just monkeyin’ around — Jungle Rumble Review

by 2 weeks ago

Rhythm is a concept that hasn’t been utilized often this generation. Likely because the industry was saturated with countless plastic instruments and motion-detecting dance games, developers have laid off the …

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Who Knew Piracy Could be so Beautiful – Madame Ching

by 2 weeks ago

It is no secret that I like pirates, but I feel as though my exposure to South China Sea pirates has been limited. I mean, my exposure to real in-the-flesh …

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The Art of Total War review

by 2 weeks ago

Total War Attila was just released (February 17th, 2015), but it is hardly Creative Assembly’s first march into battle.  The team has been honing their battlecraft since the first title’s …

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Better off buried – Zombeer review

by 2 weeks ago

As some might expect, there is a polarizing shift between playing games for fun and playing games because it’s your job. There are several times and numerous examples when my …

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The Order: 1886 may be Sony’s new flagship IP

by 2 weeks ago

People have already made up their minds about The Order: 1886. They debate on arbitrary things like speedruns, graphical changes since E3, and whether the game's cinematic nature classifies it …

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Get your hunt on — Evolve review

by 2 weeks ago

Building a video game based all around a multiplayer aspect seems like a tough thing to achieve in 2015. It has been a few years since a game of that …

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It’s Not a Trap — Deathtrap

by 3 weeks ago

When I was a kid, Diablo II was a daily practice for me. I’ve been out of ARPGs for a while because the genre had just grown stale to me. …

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Déjà Vu — The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask 3D Review

by 3 weeks ago

How do you follow up a game as great as The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time?  The Nintendo 64 classic redefined the adventure genre, raised the bar for video …

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The 100 Greatest Console Video Games book review

by 3 weeks ago

When you write a book and declare the top 100 console games of all time, it’s a bit of a sticky subject.  Top lists of any kind are always subjective, …

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Homecoming; Cities XXL review

by 3 weeks ago

Cities XXL is a fun and challenging city building game. It rivals the SimCity franchises in ambition and innovation. Unfortunately, for this installment I have to be upfront and say, …

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Support Your Local Sheriff! Sheriff of Nottingham Review

by 3 weeks ago

Apples! Chickens! Bread! Cheese! ...and Crossbows? Sheriff of Nottingham is a game that transports you into the world of Robin Hood and Maid Marian (though neither are ever mentioned). You …

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