Video Game Previews

World of Warcraft: Shadowlands is Blizzard's Return to Form

Let's not beat around the bush, World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth was one of, if not the worst, expansions for the longtime MMO.

King Of Seas is Treading Water

The ocean is a great setting for video games. Since Sid Meier's Pirates!, people have been settings games on the open sea.

Atlas Rogues: Team Based Fun That Should Realize Its Multiplayer Potential

I think it’s fair to say that rogue-lites are a hard balancing act.

Drawn to Life: Two Realms Continues the Story, 10 Years Later

In 2007, the company 5th Cell, back in the days before they became known for Scribblenauts, developed a 2D platformer known as Drawn t

Amazon Luna - Closed Beta First Impressions

In September 2020, in a move we probably should have seen coming, Amazon 

Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 Feels More Like A Repackage Than A Real Sequel

Peanut butter and jelly. Milk and Oreo’s. Strawberries and cream.

Prodeus Is A Better Doom Than Doom

The 90s may have been the era of guts and gore thanks to games like Doom and Blood, but if Doom 2016 proved anything, it

Twin Mirror is DONTNOD's Return to Form

For the last five years I've eagerly anticipated each new game from French studio DONTNOD Entertainment, creators of my favorite game of 2015,

Sniper Elite 4 Hits the Mark on Nintendo Switch

It becomes rather easy to infantilise the Nintendo Switch.

Blair Witch Lives to Scare Again on Oculus Quest

The Blair Witch released to a rather tepid response late last year.

Survive a Korean Zombie Apocalypse in Zelter

In all honesty, crafting survival games that take place during a zombie apocalypse are a dime a dozen these days.

Squashing Soraks and Bugs In Solasta Early Access

There's an amazing freedom you have playing a pen and paper RPG like Dungeons and Dragons.

Ys Origin Treks to Switch

Another day, another new Nintendo Switch port of a classic game. This time?

Summer Spookin' in Monster Prom Sequel Monster Camp

A first look at the demo for Monster Camp, the upcoming sequel to hilarious "competitive dating sim" Monster Prom

Baldur's Gate 3 Storms the Early Access Gates

The meshing of modern RPG mechanics, fused together with the Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition ruleset, is a magical experience with the return to t

Yakuza: Like a Dragon Playfully Pays Homage to JRPGs

Close your eyes and imagine a JRPG.

Turnip Boy Commits Tax Evasion is a Veggie Crime Simulator

In video games, many protagonists are given free reign to be a public nuiscense towards any innocent folk unlucky enough to cross their path.

Lust From Beyond: Scarlet Barely Lasts

Sex is one of the most transgressive subjects any creative medium can indulge in.

The Sims 4: Journey To Batuu Is Virtual Galaxy's Edge

Sometimes, cash grabs by companies are subtle, you’re not aware until after you’ve given them your hard earned money that they were making a play f

Remothered: Broken Porcelain is Bloodcurdling

"But I didn't do anything!" she tearfully pleaded with the woman thundering down the hall after her.

Dirt 5 Playgrounds Lets You Craft Your Own Fun

Whether it be the arcade-like controls and sense of speed, or it’s realistic but fun approach to off-road racing, the Dirt games have always

First Contact With Alien Hominid Invasion Disappoints

The Behemoth is a longtime indie developer known for creating charming and very humorous titles.

Under the Jolly Roger Hoists Sail to Nintendo Switch

Under the Jolly Roger is a pirate action-adventure RPG for Switch, featuring an open world, hundreds of quests and more ship to ship comba

Blacksmith Bay Lets You Smith Swords and Sell Wares

Blacksmith Bay promises to let you build your own metalworking business while also providing an entertaining action RPG experience.

Rules of Alchemy is a Seriously Challenging ARPG

One Play NYC 2020 game that I couldn't resist checking out was Rules of Alchemy. This in-development title that promised to provide an act

Pathfinder: Kingmaker Definitive Edition is A Near Hit

Pathfinder: Kingmaker is a game I both love and hate.