Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2

Thursday, February 25, 2016
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Plants vs. Zombies has had quite the interesting history. It began as a sleeper hit on mobile app stores, gained a bit of console traction on the PS3,…

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Layers of Fear

Monday, February 22, 2016
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The Good: Interesting story. Fascinating use of environment. The Bad: Heavy reliance on locked doors to control/direct player. Extremely on rails experience. Awash in typical horror tropes. The…

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Street Fighter V

Thursday, February 18, 2016
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I’m still in the learning phase of Street Fighter V. Since Monday, I’ve played maybe a hundred matches of it, in my living room, online, and at the…

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Project X Zone 2

Tuesday, February 16, 2016
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The original Project X (pronounced Cross) Zone brought together the worlds of Namco, Capcom, and Sega in an action and tactical RPG mashup. It followed up on the…

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XCOM 2

Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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The Good: Dynamically generated maps. More aliens. More soldier abilities. More stuff. The Bad: Tutorial leaves some gaps. Poor camera angles. Miscellaneous graphical glitches. The Ugly: Nothing  …

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Unravel

Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Unravel may seem like “just” a unique-looking puzzle-platformer, but it’s an emotional journey masquerading as one. It begins with a kindly older woman sitting at a kitchen table…

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Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel

Wednesday, February 3, 2016
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Nitroplus Blasterz: Heroines Infinite Duel is the latest in a long line of fantastic sleeper hit fighters on Sony systems. It not only features a bizarre title that…

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Megadimension Neptunia VII

Monday, February 1, 2016
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Megadimension Neptunia VII (pronounced as V-2) takes the normally jocular series and gives it a serious twist right off the bat. The purple-haired Neptune hears a distress call…

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Resident Evil 0: HD Remaster

Monday, January 18, 2016
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I have a strange history with Resident Evil 0. One of the first things I ever wrote professionally was a strategy guide for it for a British magazine,…

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Yakuza 5

Tuesday, January 12, 2016
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It’s been a long, strange trip to the states for Yakuza 5. Originally released in Japan in 2012, fans stateside had begun to give up on the idea…

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