Reviews Archive

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    Accessory Review: Nyko Modular Charge Kit for PlayStation 4

    Nyko just recently announced a new slate of upcoming accessories for PlayStation 4 (and Xbox One), but over the holidays–unfortunately too late in the season to make it into our gift guides–a console add-on called the Modular Charge Kit quietly arrived on store shelves. Even […]

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  • Review: Lords of the Fallen

    Review: Lords of the Fallen

    In a world where no sin is forgotten, Harkyn is an imprisoned man seeking redemption. He may atone for what he has done, but it will only be an internal peace. True peace, where there is no conflict with the world nor with one’s own demons, […]

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  • Review: Gauntlet

    Review: Gauntlet

    I’ve mentioned in many previous reviews how the arcade game Gauntlet was a part of my formative gaming years. Recent titles like Sacred 3 and Hammerwatch have attempted to capture that same magic with various degrees of success. Now Arrowhead Game Studios, the developer behind […]

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  • Review: Rollers of the Realm

    Review: Rollers of the Realm

    Rollers of the Realm is a fantasy adventure RPG that is told by playing through various maps that take the form of pinball tables. Starting in a small village, moving to a castle, then a forest, a mountain, and culminating in an epic three-stage boss […]

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  • Review: Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney

    Review: Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney

    You got your puzzles in my trials! You got your trials in my puzzles! It is two great handheld games that play great together. Despite the name, the two protagonists and their sidekicks rarely butt heads in Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney. The story begins with […]

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  • Review: Tetris Ultimate

    Review: Tetris Ultimate

    Happy birthday, Tetris! You’re the big 3-0. It’ll be interesting to see if you hit your mid-life crisis at 40 like many humans go through, but that’s another 10 years away. For now you’re still going strong, as evidenced by yet another new release. Tetris […]

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  • Review: Sneaky Sneaky

    Review: Sneaky Sneaky

    Not to be confused with the strikingly similar in appearance (and equally fun) Road Not Taken, Sneaky Sneaky is a new stealth puzzle/strategy game from indie studio Naiad Entertainment. Guess what? It’s about sneaking. A lot of sneaking. But, in a break from the more […]

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  • Review: Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

    Review: Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

    When it comes to games, a name says a lot about what players expect to get out of the experience. Whether there is a 2 or a 14 after a title, players have an expectation that there will be a familiarity to the gameplay as […]

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  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Single Player Campaign Impressions

    Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Single Player Campaign Impressions

    So, I just finished Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare. Instead of reviewing the game as a whole, as I don’t have any desire or the requisite time to put into testing the multiplayer side of the game enough to offer a fair and thorough critique, […]

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  • Review: Hyrule Warriors

    Review: Hyrule Warriors

    This is not a traditional Zelda game. Hyrule Warriors borrows many of the themes, names, sounds and designs from the Zelda games that have come out over the years, but it is not a typical mainstream Zelda game. It falls outside of the disjointed, confusing Zelda […]

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