Skyshine’s Bedlam

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

The Good: The Banner Saga, the sci-fi edition. The Bad: Unit balance issues. Minimally interwoven story. The Ugly: The Banner Saga, the sci-fi edition.   Perplexing, huh? Having…

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Dishonored: Definitive Edition

Monday, September 21, 2015

Three years later, the biggest problem with Dishonored is the dissonance between its arsenal and its tone.   You can go into a level of Dishonored loaded for…

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Forza Motorsport 6

Monday, September 14, 2015

The Forza Motorsport series has had its fair share of ups and downs. The original was a revolutionary racing sim that raised the bar in many ways. It…

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Act of Aggression

Monday, September 14, 2015

The Good: Looks beautiful. Old school RTS with some cool twists. Really big maps. The Bad: Questionable unit AI. Unnecessarily hard to get units to do what you…

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Company of Heroes 2: The British Forces

Monday, September 7, 2015

The Good: More Company of Heroes. The Bad: Multiplayer only. Kind of dumps you in the deep end of CoH. The Ugly: Relic continues its tradition of terrible…

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Trine 3: The Artifacts of Power

Monday, September 7, 2015

The Good: More Trine goodness, The Bad: Gutted of much of what made Trine fun. The Ugly: Iffy implementation of third dimension.   Two iterations ago, Trine was…

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Crookz: The Big Heist

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Crookz: The Big Heist is a new tactical strategy game from Skilltree Studios and the Kalypso Media Group. As the game opens up, you find yourself in control…

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Monday, August 31, 2015

Stripped of all its Wii-U specific elements, Zombi is a monumentally unfair first-person survival horror game set in what used to be London, before the “Blight” showed up…

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Gears of War: Ultimate Edition

Sunday, August 30, 2015

There aren’t a lot of video games that are able to impress on the same level as the original Gears of War. Technical achievements aside, this is a…

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Until Dawn

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

There was a moment near the end of Until Dawn when I knew I was doing something stupid. My current character was split from the group, investigating a…

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