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...

Tales of Berseria: review

Tales of Berseria: review

Feb 6, 2017

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), PC, PS3 (Japan only) Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Bandai Namco Developer: Bandai Namco Players: 1 Site: https://www.bandainamcoent.eu/product/tales-of-berseria/playstation-4 Game disc provided by PR The ‘Tales Of’ series continues to go strong, with Berseria being the first game in the series to finally let a...

Tales of Berseria release date & collector’s edition detailed

Tales of Berseria release date & collector’s edition detailed

Oct 10, 2016

It’s not quite one of the oldest RPG series, but it’s certainly one of the best-known and best-loved. Bandai Namco (and before that Namco Bandai, and before that just Namco) have been giving the world Tales Of games for over twenty years. The latest, to be released on PS4 and PC, is Tales of Berseria; and the release date has been announced as...

Dark Souls III: review

Dark Souls III: review

Apr 27, 2016

Format: PC (version reviewed), PS4, Xbox One Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Bandai Namco Developer: From Software Players: 1 local, 2+ online Site: https://www.darksouls3.com/en/ Game purchased by reviewer The success of From Software’s Souls series of games is something that some argue should simply be impossible. Since 2009’s Demon’s...

Stardew Valley: review

Stardew Valley: review

Mar 30, 2016

Format: PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Chucklefish Developer: ConcernedApe Players: 1 Site: www.stardewvalley.net Game purchased by reviewer There’s a lot you can do in life: Become an accomplished farmer, the greatest angler in the country, a seasoned adventurer of dangerous caves, or raise the finest barn animals in town. If you’re that way...