Reviews

Shooting for the skies — Soldner X-2 Review

by 2 weeks ago

The shoot-em-up genre has become an underappreciated genre these days, but it is one I enjoy going back to. I remember going to an arcade and putting several quarters in …

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Fun squared — BOXBOY! review

by 3 weeks ago

BOXBOY! is one of those titles that is so simple in nature that it’s surprising that a full game can be made of it.  At first glance, it is so …

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Dragon Age Inquisition – Jaws of Hakkon DLC review

by 3 weeks ago

First let’s address the elephant in the room -- the Jaws of Hakkon dropped into our lap out of nowhere, with the announcement hitting at the same times as the …

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It’s good to be bad — Rack N Ruin review

by 3 weeks ago

Rack N Ruin is similar to The Legend of Zelda in many ways.  There’s plenty of action, encouragement for exploration, and emphasis on puzzle solving, much like Nintendo’s classic.  There …

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Sudra Calling — Axiom Verge Review

by 3 weeks ago

Axiom Verge is, at its core, a retro-style indie game. That term gets thrown around a lot, used to cover a wide variety of games that involve 8-bit music, pixelated …

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Borderlands: The Handsome Collection – “Victory Lap Edition”

by 4 weeks ago

I don’t think that there are many gamers who still haven’t played Borderlands yet, so I’ll keep this brief: Borderlands 2 and Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel are two great games that …

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Lady Sillypants & Lord Immature: A Lords & Ladies Review

by 4 weeks ago

I love heavy Euro-style games. Love them. Agricola is my favorite game. I think Caylus is fantastic. Hell, I probably like Last Will more than anyone else in the whole …

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A Born-Again Masterpiece — Bloodborne Review

by 4 weeks ago

I walk through the hallways of a Victorian hamlet, cautiously advancing, mindful of even the slightest shift of a shadow in the dull moonlight. It is the night of the …

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Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Review

by 4 weeks ago

Resident Evil Revelations 2 is a breath of fresh air for a franchise that has had an unfortunate rocky decline lately. Over the course of 4 episodes, Revelations 2 kicks …

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All partied out — Mario Party 10 review

by 4 weeks ago

Mario Party has always been a series that has relied just as much on luck as it does skill.  While there is a certain element of strategy to the game, …

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These are not the ships you’re looking for: Sid Meier’s Starships review

by 4 weeks ago

Were you excited when you heard the news of Sid Meier's: Starships being released? I sure was. Despite the yay and nay reception the title’s pseudo prequel, Sid Meyer’s Civilization: …

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A cops life: Battlefield Hardline review

by 1 month ago

Battlefield Hardline is not a reimagining of the Battlefield series, but rather it takes everything it has learned up to this point, and uses intelligent design to make a fun …

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