Resident Evil 2

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

I’ve been saying for almost 20 years that I didn’t think Resident Evil 2 needed a remake. The original 1998 game has its flaws, and it’s a product…

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The Council

Monday, December 24, 2018

The Council, from French developer Big Bad Wolf Studio (making its debut effort), is an odd game to categorize. It sort of looks like an adventure, and it…

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Just Cause 4

Sunday, December 9, 2018

The Just Cause series has had its fair share of ups and downs over the last 12 years. Since its inception in 2006, the politically-charged sandbox game has…

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Leisure Suit Larry: Wet Dreams Don’t Dry

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Leisure Suit Larry: Wet Dreams Don’t Dry is a new point-and-click adventure from German developer CrazyBunch. If you don’t count Leisure Suit Larry: Reloaded, which was an enhanced…

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Battlefield V

Monday, December 3, 2018

The Good: WWII has never looked so pretty. The Bad: Hard to distinguish from Battlefield I. The Ugly: Game is incomplete.   There are people who no doubt…

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Fallout 76

Monday, November 26, 2018

The Good: Prettiest Fallout yet! You can play without V.A.T.S. The Bad: So much scavenging. The Ugly: Multiplayer component just isn’t engaging, resulting in everyone wandering around solo….

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Spyro Reignited Trilogy

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

The mid to late ’90s were an interesting time for 3D platformers. 2D icons of the genre were still incredibly prolific and popular, and the third dimension was…

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Call of Cthulhu

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

There’s a lot of H.P. Lovecraft in modern nerd culture’s DNA. You can draw a straight line between the Cthulhu Mythos and the Conan stories, for example, and…

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Red Dead Redemption 2

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Eight years, one thousand actors and countless stops on the hype train has come down to this moment. The lawless marauder of the Old West buried deep down…

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Pathfinder: Kingmaker

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

I should probably begin by saying that, going into this review, I know absolutely nothing about the tabletop game Pathfinder upon which this game is based. It wasn’t…

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