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Review – Disjunction

Disjunction is set in 2048, but it feels like a throwback to the 90’s with a pixel art style, enemy ‘vision cones’, and old-school difficulty that’s straight out of the SEGA Genesis days. Jumping into three characters over the course…

Review – Godfall

I see why they called it Godfall and not Goodfall.

Review – Chronos: Before the Ashes

I don’t think this will satisfy Dark Souls fans looking for a challenge, but it’s a great intro to the systems and mechanics of those games for people who don’t want that level of frustration in their life.

Review – Suzerain

The strategic side of Suzerain isn’t played out on a battlefield, but in backroom deals and public speeches…

Observer: System Redux Review

While the original nailed the aesthetic of a cyberpunk future’s ghetto, the next-gen version also offers raytracing, animation improvements, and some tweaks to the somewhat underwhelming stealth sections that really help make them more playable and fun.

Review – The Falconeer

The Falconeer continually reminds me of Sea Of Thieves, and it’s not just the stylized graphics or environments dominated by water – it’s something about the pace of the game. This is a game I can fire up when I’m…

Review – Watch Dogs: Legion

I didn’t really understand the full impact of Ubisoft Toronto’s ‘Play As Anyone’ tagline for Watch Dogs: Legion until I was an hour or so into the London-based open-world stealth-heavy action title, playing on hard difficulty with permadeath turned on….

Review – EA Sports NHL 21

EA Sports NHL 21 is one of the best NHL games EA has ever put out.

Review – Marvel’s Avengers

Marvel’s Avengers was pegged as a Destiny-like loot game ahead of its release, a notion supported by all the pre-release marketing, but that sells the game criminally short. Don’t get me wrong, there is that whole Games As A Service…

Review – Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning

A solid, if unspectacular, remaster of a once-doomed franchise.