Grim Fandango Remastered

Monday, February 9, 2015
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Grim Fandango Remastered is, as its name implies, a remastering of the classic adventure game Grim Fandango, which was released way back in 1998. However, unlike some other…

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Dying Light

Wednesday, February 4, 2015
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The term people tend to use is “dynamic gameplay”: unplanned, random events in a game that arise out of its systems, rather than a preplanned script. In open-world…

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Criminal Girls: Invite Only

Monday, February 2, 2015
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Criminal Girls: Invite Only is a unique dungeon-crawling RPG on a platform full of them. As a result, it can be hard to imagine how a game can…

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Grey Goo

Monday, February 2, 2015
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The Good: Not exactly new RTS gaming elements, but a really nice mix and presentation of many older ones. AAA-grade cutscenes and voice work. Multiplayer supports LAN! The…

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Citizens of Earth

Tuesday, January 20, 2015
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Slice of life RPGs have never been a dominant sub-genre in JRPGs, but the popularity of games like Earthbound and the Persona games have made them more popular….

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Blackguards 2

Monday, January 19, 2015
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The Good: Lots and lots of character upgrades. The Bad: Cost/benefit of many upgrades is a little out of whack. The Ugly: Enemy AI has problems with some…

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Resident Evil HD

Monday, January 19, 2015
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Resident Evil has aged better than I thought it would. In a lot of ways, it’s the apex of what was possible with the original survival horror formula….

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Tropico 5: Waterborne

Tuesday, December 23, 2014
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Waterborne is the first major expansion pack for Tropico 5, the island management simulation from Haemimont Games that was released about six months ago. Waterborne adds nine new…

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Far Cry 4

Sunday, December 21, 2014
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The Far Cry series has a unique pedigree. From the very first title, it became the embodiment of cutting edge graphics and established the standard to which all…

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Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN-

Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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The Guilty Gear series debuted on the PlayStation in 1998 as a sleeper hit. It was a low print-run Atlus-published game that didn’t get much respect at the…

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