There will be Brawlout

There will be Brawlout

Apr 26, 2017

Let’s cut to the chase right? Super Smash Bro’s is amazingly good, and it’s practically a whole subgenre unto itself. Whenever developers try to emulate it, their game tends to just fall into obscurity no matter how good the game actually is because it couldn’t ever be as good as Smash. And yes, that includes PlayStation Revenge of the...

Cherish what’s important with Get Even

Cherish what’s important with Get Even

Apr 25, 2017

Get Even looks interesting, don’t it? It’s mixing thriller tones (the genre not the Jackson song) with some light sci-fi to tell the tale of a hired gun trapped in an asylum, forced to relive a botched attempt to save a kidnapped girl from a bomb strapped to her chest. Y’know, the usual. Pair that with some gruff English voice acting (well...

Jackbox Party Pack 3: review

Jackbox Party Pack 3: review

Apr 20, 2017

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PS4, Xbox One, PC, Mac, Android, Apple TV Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Jackbox Games Developer: Jackbox Games Players: 1-8 Site: http://jackboxgames.com/project/jbpp3/ Game code provided by PR The phrase “party game collection” is about as off-putting as the phrase “Michael Bay movie”, but that’s a...

Voodoo Vince Remastered: review

Voodoo Vince Remastered: review

Apr 18, 2017

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Microsoft Developer: Beep Industries Players: 1 Site: http://www.beepgames.com/p/voodoo-vince-remastered.html Game code provided by PR Voodoo Vince: Remastered does exactly what it says on the tin. It’s a nicely spruced up version of a game from two whole generations ago,...

The Inner World: review

The Inner World: review

Apr 13, 2017

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbox One, PC, Mac, iOS, Android Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Headup Games Developer: Studio Fizbin Players: 1 Site: http://www.theinnerworld.de/about_EN.html Game code provided by the publisher Point and click adventure games are almost as old as gaming itself, with titles like Monkey Island, Broken Sword and Beneath a Steel...

Does player freedom automatically = good game?

Does player freedom automatically = good game?

Apr 12, 2017

It seems that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is already widely accepted not only as a strong contender for game of the year, but as a strong contender for one of the best games of all time. So tiny is the minority of people (who have actually played the game) that disagree, that I’m genuinely curious as to what they have in common. Two likely...