Star Wars Battlefront II

Sunday, December 10, 2017

The Good: Authentic Star War-zy graphics and sound. Some really nice cameos in the campaign. The Bad: Campaign is short and narratively awkward. The Ugly: Ridiculously imbalanced multiplayer…

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Call of Duty: WWII

Friday, November 24, 2017

The Good: Great voice work. Beautiful graphics. Zombie horror! The Bad: Short, lackluster single player campaign. The Ugly: Limited multiplayer maps.   It’s hard not to like Call…

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Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series is the latest entry into Telltale Games’ interactive movie catalogue. In it, you control the Guardians of the Galaxy —…

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Horizon Zero Dawn: The Frozen Wilds

Monday, November 13, 2017

Aloy’s journey in Horizon Zero Dawn was one of the most exciting of 2017. As the player, we saw her grow from birth, to becoming a very young…

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Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Friday, November 10, 2017

The Good: Nazis. Who doesn’t love killing Nazis? Raucous action, supreme firepower. The Bad: Occasionally confusing maps, useless in-game map. Endless collectables. The Ugly: Uneven marriage of FPS…

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Need for Speed Payback

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Need For Speed Payback sees the long-running franchise return after a two year-long absence. The last entry acted as a bit of a reboot and saw things shift…

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The Evil Within 2

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

It seemed bleak. The official reception to The Evil Within had drawn such mixed feelings that it seemed Shinji Mikami’s attempt to create a new world of survival…

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Super Mario Odyssey

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Mario’s 3D entries have been some of his greatest, and Mario Odyssey puts the beloved Italian plumber on his grandest adventure yet. Not to alarm anyone, but Bowser…

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Dungeons 3

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Dungeons 3 is a new real-time strategy game from Realmforge Studios. It’s the third entry in the Dungeons franchise, following Dungeons (2011) and Dungeons 2 (2015). I reviewed…

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Middle-earth: Shadow of War

Monday, October 23, 2017

The Good: Solid combat. Very nice graphics. So much stuff to do. The Bad: Some of that stuff feels like filler. Several very long cutscenes full of overly-dramatic…

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