MLB 14: The Show

Saturday, June 21, 2014
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I’ve been a fan of The Show franchise since it first hit the baseball gaming scene. The presentation has always been slick, the gameplay engaging, and the career…

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Wolfenstein: The New Order

Saturday, June 7, 2014
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The Good: High nostalgia value. Excellent plotline and acting. The Bad: Wrapped around a pretty run of the mill FPS. The Ugly: Iffy enemy AI at points.  …

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Tropico 5

Tuesday, June 3, 2014
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Outside of Tropico 2: Pirate Cove, all of the Tropico games have been about the same, with you taking on the role of El Presidente and running the…

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The Elder Scrolls Online

Tuesday, June 3, 2014
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Some might say The Elder Scrolls Online was doomed from the beginning. That despite all its promise and close ties to the monumental critical and commercial success that…

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Transistor

Thursday, May 22, 2014
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Supergiant made a name for themselves with the incredible Bastion. It’s hard to believe it’s been nearly three years since that was released, because it seems like only…

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Tesla Effect: A Tex Murphy Adventure

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
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Tesla Effect: A Tex Murphy Adventure is the sixth game in the Tex Murphy adventure game series, following in the footsteps of Mean Streets (1989), Martian Memorandum (1991),…

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Bound by Flame

Friday, May 9, 2014
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I generally hate it when people reduce a work in any medium down to what it bears the most obvious similarities to. It strikes me as doing a…

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LEGO The Hobbit

Friday, May 9, 2014
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Let’s face it, LEGO is very in vogue at the moment. There are LEGO products coming out almost too fast to count, with almost every franchise or intellectual…

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Daylight

Wednesday, May 7, 2014
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The Good: Uh. Um. It’s short. The Bad: Awful procedural engine. Almost not a game. Terrible road flare effect. The Ugly: I upgraded my computer for this?  …

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JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle

Monday, May 5, 2014
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It’s amazing how much of a long-term benefit having your license properly handled can have. JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure was an unknown anime license before the Dreamcast game hit,…

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