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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The Amazing Spider-Man 2

Friday, May 2, 2014
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Nearly two years, the Amazing Spider-Man film rebooted the franchise and its video game incarnation hit stores to a lukewarm response. The previous generation’s Spider-Man 2 and Ultimate…

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Dark Souls II

Thursday, May 1, 2014
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I’m a lover of psychology. Whenever I approach a curiosity, my first questions involve introspection (“What does this mean to me? Why am I feeling what I am?…

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Child of Light

Tuesday, April 29, 2014
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The UbiArt engine has been used to bring us two gorgeous Rayman games and now the first RPG using it has been crafted. Child of Light has stunned…

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2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

Tuesday, April 29, 2014
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Initially, I had an internal debate over how to write this review. I have to admit, I was tempted to write it backwards. After playing FIFA 14 on…

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Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse

Friday, April 25, 2014
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Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse is the fifth installment of the Broken Sword adventure game series, which began way back in 1997. Unlike the other titles in…

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Age of Wonders III

Thursday, April 24, 2014
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From my perspective, it’s always seemed that the moment Civilization broke onto the scene, developers have dreamed of creating the perfect fantasy-themed version of it. Starting with Masters…

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