Gaming Previews

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Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Looks Like a Marvelous Return to Form

June 18, 2019 by Alex Santa Maria

Like most licensed games of quality, people don’t bring up Marvel Ultimate Alliance as much as they should. Before Diablo 3 proved that action RPGs worked spectacularly on a controller, Raven’s ultimate labor…

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Two Modus Games Titles From E3 to Keep on Your Radar

June 18, 2019 by Austin Suther

Modus Games is not a large publisher, with relatively few titles in their catalog. The most recognizable published game by Modus is likely the upcoming Trine 4: The Nightmare Prince, but…

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Romero Games’ Empire of Sin Looks Delightfully Indulgent

June 18, 2019 by Austin Suther

The name “John Romero” is synonymous with old-school, hardcore shooters like Wolfenstein 3D, DOOM, and more recently, SIGIL. When Paradox announced a partnership with Romero Games, one could hastily guess a…

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RAD Isn’t as Rad as It Looks

June 18, 2019 by Austin Suther

I’m a sucker for roguelikes, so when I see an up-and-coming game in the genre, I seize the opportunity. RAD looked like an interesting upcoming roguelike by Double Fine, and…

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Sayonara Wild Hearts Presents a Wild Experience

June 18, 2019 by Robert Scarpinito

Very few games reach the point where they’re better described as “experiences,” and Sayonara Wild Hearts just might fit the bill. Its reveal during The Game Awards 2018 left us…

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Journey to the Savage Planet is a Goofy Trip to Space Worth Taking

June 17, 2019 by Alex Santa Maria

History is probably going to look back on No Man’s Sky well. While it had a rough launch, it’s proven to be an inspiring release, with many other games taking up the…

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After Playing Control I Need More

June 17, 2019 by Samuel Guglielmo

There’s few games that instantly grip me from the moment I see them. However, since it’s very first trailer last year, I was in love with Control. In fact, I…

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Killer Queen Black is High Octane Madness

June 17, 2019 by Austin Suther

It was much to my surprise when I discovered that Killer Queen Black was the sequel to an arcade game. An actual arcade game cabinet, in fact, and with apparently only…

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Judgment Presents a Familiar yet New Take on Kamurocho

June 17, 2019 by Robert Scarpinito

Ryu ga Gotoku Studio made a name for itself with the Yakuza series, which reached more critical acclaim in the West in recent years. The condensed take on the open-world…

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Borderlands 3 Feels Fresh and True to the Franchise

June 16, 2019 by Austin Suther

The last entry in the Borderlands series was nearly five years ago with The Pre-Sequel. In many ways, the mechanics of all three mainline entries feel clunkier and a bit dated, although they are…