Post 473252

Life is Strange: Episode 2 – Give It Some Thought

By Douglas . April 5, 2015 . 5:00pm

Do we tell them what they want to hear or should we be more honest with them?

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Story of Seasons: Harvest Moon In Everything But Name

By Anthony . March 31, 2015 . 12:33pm

It might not be called Harvest Moon, but Story of Seasons is going to be familiar to anyone that’s played the previous games.

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Axiom Verge: Glitching To The End

By Douglas . March 30, 2015 . 12:32pm

Axiom Verge impresses all the way through to the end. It has that touch of personal craftsmanship to it, where you can feel that everything is deliberate.

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Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae – Some Ups And Some Downs

By Jack . March 29, 2015 . 4:31pm

At first glance, I thought the open field that Episode Duscae takes place in was awesome. In some ways, I still think it is. That said, it has two major flaws that I really hope are addressed in the full game.

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Bloodborne: Different, But Largely The Same

By Jack . March 23, 2015 . 7:00pm

Bloodborne may have a different name, but it is unmistakably a Souls game.

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Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars: A Comfortable Rut

By Jenni . March 21, 2015 . 10:44pm

Getting trapped in a groove isn’t always such a bad thing.

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The Awakened Fate Ultimatum – Something Completely Different

By Anthony . March 17, 2015 . 1:00pm

If you’re interested in this game because you liked the previous one and want more, this isn’t the game for you.

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Final Fantasy Type-0 HD: Play It For The Combat, Not The Story

By Jack . March 16, 2015 . 1:02pm

Unlike other Final Fantasy games, this is one I would recommend purely if you’re into the combat.

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Codename S.T.E.A.M.: The More Things Change, The More They Remain The Same

By Ethan . March 15, 2015 . 12:31pm

Although it is wildly unlike their past projects in scope and tone, Codename S.T.E.A.M. is another stellar game from Intelligent Systems.

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Flame Over: Fire Risks And Rewards

By Douglas . March 15, 2015 . 9:28am

Laughing Jackal have clearly put a lot of effort into how the fire behaves, much to the pain of the players. Fire spreads quickly and taking it on without a strategy will only lead to your own doom.

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Resident Evil Revelations 2: “Because terr- doesn’t have to end in -rist”

By Thomas . March 14, 2015 . 5:02pm

While there are definitely issues with Resident Evil Revelations 2’s co-op feature, I do believe the camp aspect of the game is entirely intentional.

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Pokemon Shuffle: Not The Puzzle Game Of Your Dreams

By Thomas . March 13, 2015 . 10:25am

Like a lot of free-to-play games, Pokémon Shuffle relies on luck far too much.

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Tokyo Twilight Ghost Hunters: Experimenting With The Paranormal

By Douglas . March 8, 2015 . 5:00pm

Tokyo Twilight Ghost Hunters won’t scratch either the visual novel or strategy RPG itch, but if you want a game that straddles both reasonably well, it might help.

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Kirby and the Rainbow Curse: Simplicity And Complexity At Once

By Ethan . March 7, 2015 . 5:02pm

I feel like a lot of people aren’t going to get a ton out of Kirby and the Rainbow Curse like I have.

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Hyperdevotion Noire: Goddess Black Heart – A Comfortable Fit

By Anthony . March 6, 2015 . 1:00pm

What I got from this game was a simple, but functional experience.