Game Reviews

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Sega Genesis Classics Review – And No Knuckles

May 25, 2018 by Georgina Young

The Sega Genesis is a console right at the heart of my childhood. The first console I had where I could actually hold the controller, I have many fond memories…

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Rewind Review – Star Wars Episode I: Racer

May 24, 2018 by Robert Grosso

1999 was a more innocent time for a Star Wars fan. Long before the fandom raged against the corporate machine that is Disney, everyone was wide-eyed and excited at the…

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Stellaris: Distant Stars Review- How I Wonder What You Are

May 23, 2018 by Anson Chan

A fascinating question that almost every developer has to answer at one point or another is “What do we do with all this empty space?” After all, you can’t just…

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FAR: Lone Sails Review – Greatness in Small Things

May 23, 2018 by Richard Costa

Most games are developed as an attempt to emulate the most successful games of their respective niche. At best, developers try to distinguish their games cosmetically. Such games can still…

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Asemblance: Oversight Review – I Still Don’t Get It

May 21, 2018 by Samuel Guglielmo

In 2016, I got my hands on Asemblance, a short narrative game that, ultimately, felt more like a vehicle for an ARG attached to it. It wasn’t bad, it just…

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Runner3 Review – A Case of the Runs

May 19, 2018 by Georgina Young

It’s hard to believe that the last Bit.Trip Runner game (aptly named Runner2) was released all the way back in 2013. It’s a free-running game with many different paths and levels to…

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Spartan Fist Review – Glass Jaw

May 17, 2018 by Alex Santa Maria

The most important part of any roguelike is replayability. The genre’s inherent difficulty means that players will be seeing early levels over and over. This means that variety in rooms layouts,…

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State of Decay 2 Review – Apocalypse Simulator 101

May 17, 2018 by Max Moeller

If the zombie apocalypse was real, how would you survive? State of Decay 2 provides an opportunity to find out. The simulation is far from perfect, but it presents a…

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Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Redux Review – Let’s Do the Space-Warp Again

May 15, 2018 by Connor Foss

Have you ever wanted a little adventure in your life? Do you wish you could be part of something bigger than yourself? Do you want to help save the world?…

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The Council Episode 2 Review – Hiding Too Much

May 15, 2018 by Samuel Guglielmo

You can get plenty of historical fiction in video games. Every famous historical figure seems to live a double life where they’re secretly responsible for a ton of weird things.…