Discussion Review Archive

  • Discussion Review: Tom Clancy’s The Division

    Review written by Matt Litten & Tim Mack. Tim: I have a love-hate relationship with The Division. I love the setting. The sheer scope of detail and nuance that has been put into the crafting of the world means that there is always something new to […]

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  • Discussion Review: Sacred 3

    Discussion Review: Sacred 3

    Review written by Matt Litten & Tim Mack. Tim: Mystery Science Theater 3000 (MS3TK) had a fantastic run making fun of cheesy, low production movies. The campier, the better. Being able to comment on some of the worst moments in cinema and make two hours […]

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  • Discussion Review: Watch Dogs

    Discussion Review: Watch Dogs

    Review written by Matt Litten & Stephen Byers. Stephen: Watch Dogs, E3 of 2012’s darling and one-time launch title for the latest generations of systems, has finally surfaced after six months of fixing and/or making room for Assassin’s Creed IV to sell in an uncanibalized […]

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  • Discussion Review: Strider

    Discussion Review: Strider

    Review written by Matt Litten & Stephen Byers. Matt: It doesn’t seem to be remembered alongside many of the other classics of the 80s and 90s, but in my early development as a gamer Strider was just as important as the Zeldas, Marios, Metroids, Metal […]

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  • Discussion Review: Hammerwatch

    Discussion Review: Hammerwatch

    Review written by Matt Litten & Tim Mack. Tim: Rocky IV turned out to be a pivotal moment in gaming for me. Three cousins and I had gone to watch Rocky pound Ivan Drago on the big screen. Before we sat down, we noticed a […]

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  • Discussion Review: Transistor

    Discussion Review: Transistor

    Review written by Matt Litten & Tim Mack. Tim: While Bastion didn’t completely blow me away, I can say that on any day when I can’t find anything else to play, Supergiant’s debut game is one I’d happily pick up and spend some time with […]

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  • Discussion Review: The Banner Saga

    Discussion Review: The Banner Saga

    Review written by Matt Litten & Stephen Byers. Stephen: Powered by Kickstarter, The Banner Saga is a new role playing game with gorgeous hand drawn animations and an interesting take on tactical combat. What is not made clear and needs to be said at the […]

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  • Discussion Review: Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

    Discussion Review: Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

    Review written by Matt Litten & Tim Mack. Matt: Move over, Ryu. Step aside, Dante. Watch your back, Kratos. Back that thang up, Bayonetta. There’s a new action game hero in town, and his name is Raiden. Yes, that Raiden. The same Raiden many fans […]

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  • Discussion Review: Killzone: Mercenary

    Discussion Review: Killzone: Mercenary

    Review written by Matt Litten & Aaron R. Conklin Aaron: It feels like we’ve been waiting for it as long as Vladmir and Estragon have been waiting for Godot, or maybe as long as Cubs fans have been waiting for another shot at the World […]

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  • Discussion Review: Metro: Last Light

    Discussion Review: Metro: Last Light

    Review written by Matt Litten & Tim Mack. Tim: A cult hit with PC and Xbox 360 gamers and generally well received by gaming press, Metro 2033 mixed first-person shooting with a daring economy of bullets as currency, set in a dangerous underground post-nuclear Russia. […]

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