Sword Coast Legends

Sunday, October 25, 2015
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The Good: Stunning scenery. Outstanding voice work and music. Great dialog. Interesting multiplayer. The Bad: Overly fussy, overly scripted single player adventure. Fetch quests like it’s 1999! The…

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Minecraft: Story Mode – Episode 1: “The Order of the Stone”

Sunday, October 25, 2015
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Minecraft: Story Mode is a new episodic adventure from Telltale Games. As its name implies, it’s based on the world of Minecraft, which I was surprised to learn…

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Tales from the Borderlands, Episode 5: The Vault of the Traveler

Tuesday, October 20, 2015
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Going into the first stretch of the fifth episode of Tales From the Borderlands, I had a similar problem to the one I had with the second episode….

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Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth – Rising Tide

Friday, October 16, 2015
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The big criticism of Beyond Earth when it came out was that is felt like a Civilization V mod. On the one hand, that speaks well of the…

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The Talos Principle: Deluxe Edition

Tuesday, October 13, 2015
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As most people said upon its PC release back in January, The Talos Principle is statistically bizarre. Croteam is known for the Serious Sam series, which are an…

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Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection

Monday, October 12, 2015
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The Uncharted trilogy changed gaming for the seventh generation. Third-person shooters were certainly a well-respected genre, but franchises like Tomb Raider had fallen sharply since their prime. The…

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Armikrog

Monday, October 12, 2015
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Armikrog is a new point-and-click adventure from Pencil Test Studios, a game developer / animation studio with ties to Earthworm Jim and The Neverhood. In the game, you…

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Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax

Wednesday, October 7, 2015
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Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax is yet another top-notch 2D fighter released in the latter days of the PS3’s lifespan. While so many systems succumb to nothing but shovelware…

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SOMA

Sunday, October 4, 2015
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The Good: Incredibly atmospheric. Interesting, amazing, deep plotline. The Bad: Acres of switch flipping and item fetching. The Ugly: Monsters ineffective, not particularly threatening.   At first, I…

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Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance

Friday, October 2, 2015
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Since its debut on the PlayStation 2 in 2003, the Disgaea series has made a name for itself by blending a deep strategy RPG experience with some of…

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