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Life is Strange: A Beautiful World, We Just Need To See More Of It

By Douglas . February 7, 2015 . 5:00pm

Not many games will place you firmly in the shoes of an 18-year-old girl that loves photography, but in Life is Strange, you get to hear every thought and feeling of Max Caulfield.

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Expeditions Are One Of Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate’s Best New Features

By Ishaan . February 6, 2015 . 12:32pm

Free Hunts in Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate are performed through something called Expeditions, which are separate from the quests given to you by the Guildmarm.

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Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate’s New Weapons Cover Both Beginners And Veterans

By Jack . February 4, 2015 . 1:00pm

As anyone who’s familiar with Monster Hunter might already know, the weapon you pick can dramatically affect your hunting experience.

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Atelier Ayesha Plus: Hopefully A Fresh Start For Atelier

By Douglas . January 31, 2015 . 5:00pm

Ayesha stood out to me immediately from the Arland series and reminded me of the more RPG like Atelier Iris games on the PS2.

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Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 2: This Time With Feeling

By Clark . January 27, 2015 . 5:29pm

I playtested Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth last year, and practically everything I had to say about the first game still applies to the second, except with an extra coat of polish this time.

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Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris: Tomb Raiding With A Friend

By Thomas . January 18, 2015 . 5:02pm

Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris is great when played solo, but is obviously best played cooperatively with a partner.

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Harvest Moon: The Lost Valley – A Great Deal Of Untapped Potential

By Thomas . January 17, 2015 . 5:05pm

As an attempt to build their own Harvest Moon series, Natsume has found a solid foundation, and there’s so much they could do with future instalments, but it’s going to require a few changes.

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Chariot Is The Best Escort Mission I’ve Ever Been Given

By Ethan . January 8, 2015 . 5:31pm

Never until playing Chariot have I been properly grateful that I write for a publication that doesn’t assign numerical scores to games. If one held Chariot up to a rubric meant to distill its value to the average consumer, there would need be all sorts of deductions from its overall score. It’s a game that […]

Post 454024

Fault Milestone One Reads Like the First Act of a Good Yarn

By Ethan . December 26, 2014 . 3:02pm

Fault Milestone One episode 1 contains a full narrative that neatly ties up at the end.

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Kingdom Hearts 2.5 HD Remix: Visiting with Old Friends

By Jenni . December 26, 2014 . 1:01pm

If you’re considering picking up Kingdom Hearts 2.5 HD Remix, there’s a 75% chance you’re doing it for Kingdom Hearts: Birth By Sleep. There is absolutely nothing wrong with that.

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Guilty Gear Xrd –Sign-: The Bare Minimum

By Jack . December 21, 2014 . 4:59pm

Compared to its colleagues, Guilty Gear Xrd -Sign- is probably ArcSys’s weakest package in quite a while.

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Ace Attorney Trilogy Repackages A Classic

By Ethan . December 11, 2014 . 5:29pm

Ace Attorney games are crime dramas not entirely unlike popular American network TV shows like CSI or Castle. The real draw is in the drama and the characters.

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Retro City Rampage DX: A Marked Improvement Over The Original

By Douglas . December 7, 2014 . 5:04pm

While the retro aesthetic is nothing new in the world of indie games, there are few that are committed to it as Retro City Rampage DX.

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Digimon All-Star Rumble: A Game For No One

By Anthony . December 3, 2014 . 5:00pm

Digimon All-Star Rumble is not the Digimon game you’re looking for.

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LittleBigPlanet 3: Needs To Do More With Its Heroes

By Jenni . November 30, 2014 . 5:01pm

Oddsock, Toggle, and Swoop get their due in LittleBigPlanet 3—or do they?