Thursday, September 12, 2013

The Good: Genuinely scary, immersive experience. Beautifully awful environments. The Bad: Absolutely linear – adventuring on rails. Lack of combat gets a little ridiculous at times. The Ugly:…

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The Bureau: XCOM Declassified

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

I didn’t grow up playing XCOM. I played the hell out of the original game’s demo as a kid but the series didn’t get embedded into my soul…

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Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons

Monday, September 9, 2013

Brothers: a Tale of Two Sons impressed me from the moment I first laid eyes upon it at E3. Its use of a single controller to move two…

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Dead or Alive 5 Ultimate

Friday, September 6, 2013

Last year’s Dead or Alive 5 was the only major 3D fighter released then that actually played like what you would think a current-gen fighter to be. Tekken,…

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Rayman Legends

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Two years ago, Rayman Origins hit every platform imaginable and dazzled with a combination of slick gameplay, inventive level design, and stunning visuals that made it the definitive…

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Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Memoria (also sometimes called The Dark Eye: Memoria) is the latest point-and-click adventure from Daedalic Entertainment, the development team behind the entertaining Deponia trilogy. Memoria is the sequel…

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Saints Row IV

Monday, August 26, 2013

Like the Third Street Saints themselves, the Saints Row series has graduated from a humble beginning into a monstrous entity that doesn’t so much “take over” the world…

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Charlie Murder

Monday, August 19, 2013

From the makers of The Dishwasher (the game, not the appliance) comes a post-apocalyptic beat-em-up with a unique concept, aesthetic, and soundtrack. Charlie and his band mates need…

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DuckTales: Remastered

Monday, August 19, 2013

When it was first announced in March, the release of DuckTales: Remastered made everyone who remembered either the show or the NES games rejoice. In the case of…

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Face Noir

Monday, August 19, 2013

Face Noir is a point-and-click adventure from Italian developer Mad Orange. The game takes place in New York in 1934, and you control a private investigator named Jack…

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