Reviews

Heads up, Rangers! Wasteland 2 Reviewed

by 4 weeks ago

The original Wasteland debuted way back in 1988 - a primitive time, by most measures. The internet was really only a "thing" for universities (and the more tech-inclined attendees at …

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Something Deeper: Abyss

by 4 weeks ago

Somewhere in the deepest inaccessible depths where no light from the sun has ever reached, rests the Kingdom of Abyss. Players vie for influence, explore incredible locations, fight ancient monsters, …

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Gotta trap ‘em all—Skylanders Trap Team review

by 4 weeks ago

My first reaction toward Skylanders Trap Team is one of deep, unmitigated cynicism. "I know exactly what you're trying to do to me," I say to the game, as I walk …

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Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments review

by 1 month ago

Sherlock Holmes: Crimes and Punishments is probably the most literary game I've ever played. I'm not saying that's it's the most artistic or thought provoking game, or even one with …

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Emotions run wild; The Sims 4 review

by 1 month ago

The Sims franchise has always been a staple in PC gaming, and the newest installment pushes the series forward while somehow taking a few steps back from The Sims 3. …

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Timeless legends, forgettable wars — Endless Legend Review

by 1 month ago

Urban Dictionary defines the Civilization effect as “the ability of any game of the Civilization series to produce an addiction sufficient to warp space-time around the player; results in being …

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Intriguing mechanics come together to make something special — Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor review

by 1 month ago

Hopping into a game based in the Lord of the Rings universe can be a daunting task. On one hand, you risk being lost if you are not invested in …

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Disney Infinity 2.0 has an infinite amount of problems

by 1 month ago

Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes takes the tried-and-true formula of the toys-to-life genre and builds it out to Hulkish proportions--unfortunately, this behemoth is mostly full of hot air. Despite increasing …

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March of the machines — Anomaly 2

by 1 month ago

Many of us have wasted countless hours placing buildings and defeating endless waves of enemies in tower defense games, and 11 Bit studios tries to flip the familiar formula on …

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Elgato Game Capture HD60 – even smaller, but now at 1080p and 60fps!

by 1 month ago

If you read my Elgato Game Capture HD review, you’ll know that I called it simple, powerful, and almost perfect. The system’s small form factor, lack of a tethered power …

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Keeping the old flame alive — Gauntlet Review

by 1 month ago

It’s dark. Arcade cabinets light up faces around the entire arcade, sounds occasionally rising above the white noise that consumes the room. Several people are gathered around a Tekken cabinet, …

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Hand-to-Handheld combat- Super Smash Bros. 3DS

by 1 month ago

It’s been almost six years since Super Smash Bros. Brawl’s release, leaving fans antsy for the new release, but does Super Smash Bros. for 3DS live up to the hype? …

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