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Lysfanga: The Time Shift Warrior Review – Time After Time

In our Lysfanga: The Time Shift Warrior review, we found it brings together the best of the action and puzzle genres. But is it enough?

February 5, 2024 | 10:00 EST

The title for Dragon Quest Monsters: The Dark Prince on a black background.

Dragon Quest Monsters: The Dark Prince Review – Metal Slime I Choose You!

Dragon Quest Monsters: The Dark Prince provides plenty of monster battling challenge, but ends up bumbling its way through characters and story.

January 31, 2024 | 10:00 EST

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Granblue Fantasy: Relink Review - A Grand Adventure

After a long wait, it's finally here, and Granblue Fantasy: Relink packs a punch with its numerous characters and engaging gameplay.

January 31, 2024 | 10:00 EST

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Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Trilogy Review - A Fair Turnabout

In our Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Trilogy review, we explain why it bolsters the series for a modern age with clean visuals, plenty of story, and accessibility for newcomers and returning fans alike.

January 24, 2024 | 06:00 EST

Like a Dragon Infinite Wealth key art featuring two figureing holding bottles of liquor as a glowing golden kana character floating between them on a blue aura cloud

Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth Review - Top Tier Questing

Our Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth Review gives you the low down on the latest entry into the Like a Dragon series with Ichiban Kasuga.

January 23, 2024 | 07:51 EST

Sargon shoots a celestial arrow into the sky in Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown

Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown Review – It's About Time! (and Space)

Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown charts a course to new sands for the franchise, but does it lead to fortune or famine?

January 11, 2024 | 12:00 EST

A woman is shown using the Meta Quest 3 VR headset, with the Tokyo skyline in the background.

Meta Quest 3 Review - A Mixed Reality Marvel

The Meta Quest 3 is one of the best VR headsets in the market today, especially with its color passthrough, mixed-reality features, and ease-of-use as a standalone device.

January 4, 2024 | 11:00 EST

The player character entering The Indigo Disk region of the Terrarium in Pokemon Violet

Pokemon Scarlet and Violet The Indigo Disk Review - If You Like Pokemon, It's More Of That

The Indigo Disk DLC has done what any fan would want in a DLC by adding new areas to explore and Pokemon to catch. Performance issues are still very present unfortunately.

December 14, 2023 | 03:08 EST

Featured image of the remastered Kingpin: Reloaded.

Kingpin: Reloaded Review - Out of Ammo

Kingpin: Reloaded is a cult classic with a new coat of paint, though it feels less of an improvement than one would expect.

December 13, 2023 | 11:00 EST

A spread-shot cover of Pinball M, showcasing an emaciated hand in darkness preparing to pull a pinball trigger.

Pinball M Review - Tilted Terrors

While not currently in season, Zen Studios have seen fit to release a small handful of lovingly-crafted horror experiences in pinball form, but is it the spookfest you always dreamed of fearing? Read our PInball M review to find out more.

December 13, 2023 | 10:00 EST

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House Flipper 2 Review - Electric Flipperoo

In our House Flipper 2 review we explore this DIY sequel to see if it serves up some fun or needs to be demolished to make way for something better.

December 12, 2023 | 02:36 EST

Clive and his party approaching a boss, the first of the Final Fantasy XVI Echoes of the Fallen DLC

Final Fantasy XVI Echoes of the Fallen Review - Square Basically Added A Raid To FFXVI

Final Fantasy XVI Echoes of the Fallen was surprise dropped at The Game Awards 2023 and while it's story-lite it adds a MMO-like raid dungeon to the game.

December 8, 2023 | 12:05 EST

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Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora Review - Opening Pandora's Box

Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora promises a rich Na'vi adventure on Pandora but hands us a bland story set in a sparse open world.

December 6, 2023 | 06:05 EST

Buddy the dog sits in a patio with an American top hat on in Arizona Sunshine 2

Arizona Sunshine 2 Review – Sass, Crass, and a Blast

With a wide variety of weapons and compelling gunplay, Arizona Sunshine 2 is an absolute joy to play—as long as you can stomach some rude, crude attitude.

December 5, 2023 | 11:00 EST

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Against the Storm Review - An Ambient Roguelite City Builder

Against the Storm is an ambient roguelite city builder that's set in a world where it perpetually rains. Read our review to find out more.

December 4, 2023 | 01:56 EST

Image of a city in SteamWorld Build that is well-connected with roads and has lots of different buildings

SteamWorld Build Review - A Dig-Lightful City-Building Adventure

Find out why the high replayability and gameplay loop of SteamWorld Build make this a must-play game for citybuilder lovers in our review.

November 27, 2023 | 09:00 EST

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Super Mario RPG Review - Slightly Unbalanced, But A Fun Romp

Super Mario RPG is the start of Mario's RPG career finally remade for the Nintendo Switch. Build up your party and taking on Smithy and his invading forces.

November 22, 2023 | 11:00 EST

An spread-shot cover of Roboquest, showcasing a large yellow robot standing alongside a young girl and a blue robot against the backdrop of a large spherical robot.

Roboquest Review - Rust Belt

After entering early access in 2020, Ryseup Studios have finally pushed their FPS roguelite into version 1.0, but is this the upgrade the genre needed? Or is it a failed installation? Read our Roboquest review to find out more.

November 18, 2023 | 11:00 EST

Boruto playing his new VR game in Naruto X Boruto

Naruto X Boruto Ultimate Ninja Storm Connections Review - Narratively Bankrupt

Naruto X Boruto Ultimate Ninja Storm Connections doesn't celebrate Naruto enough, while also not letting Boruto shine creating a confusing experience.

November 17, 2023 | 09:00 EST

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Spirittea Review - Once More, With Spirit!

Our Spirittea Review will let you know what we thought of the newest Life Sim game to hit the scene with a bunch of comedic spirits in tow.

November 13, 2023 | 02:47 EST

Cuisineer main menu featuring main character Pom in the center.

Cuisineer Review - Looks Better Than It Tastes

Read our Cuisineer review to see if this game is cooked to perfection or if its pretty looking potential ends up falling like a flat souffle.

November 7, 2023 | 03:09 EST

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My Time at Sandrock Review - Build Your Own Desert Oasis

In our My Time at Sandrock review, we try out Pathea Games' newest farming and building sim, trying to bring life back to a dry desert.

November 6, 2023 | 01:00 EST

The logo for Like A Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name, showing Kazuma Kiryu in a black suit lighting a cigarette.

Like A Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name Review – Yakuza Greatest Hits

Like A Dragon Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name is a solid entry point for potential new players, but may be lacking for veterans. This is our review.

November 6, 2023 | 10:00 EST

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EA Sports WRC Review - Will You Rally!!!

This EA Sports WRC Review will give you the low-down on Codemasters' latest attempt to make a rallying sim so good that people will want to live in it.

November 5, 2023 | 11:00 EST

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Super Mario Bros. Wonder Review - Oh, the Places You'll Go

Look no further than our Super Mario Bros. Wonder review if you're still on the fence about this amazing platformer.

November 3, 2023 | 11:00 EDT

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The Talos Principle 2 Review — A Praiseworthy Puzzler

Explore a mysterious island in our Talos Principle 2 review. With numerous puzzles and secrets is this adventure worth spending your time solving?

November 2, 2023 | 12:00 EDT

The Lord of the Rings - Return to Moria Review - Cover Image Gimli Drinking Brew at a Table

The Lord of the Rings: Return to Moria Review - Even Darkness Must Pass

Is it worth your time to join the Dwarves and return to Moria? Read our The Lord of the Rings: Return to Moria Review to find out more!

November 1, 2023 | 08:00 EDT

A spread-shot cover of Jusant, showcasing the game's logo and the main character walking towards a rocky pillar that goes off-screen.

Jusant Review - Quixotic, Melodic, Entropic

With Banishers: Ghost of New Eden delayed until 2024, Jusant caps off a rather eventful year for Don't Nod, but is the mountain-climbing adventure game a successful hike? Or a dizzying descent into dullness? Read our Jusant review to find out more.

October 31, 2023 | 11:30 EDT

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RoboCop: Rogue City Review - Good Shooting, Great Sleuthing

We're blasting punks and solving crimes in our RoboCop: Rogue City Review, which surprised us by nailing the tone of the original franchise.

October 31, 2023 | 05:00 EDT

Total War: Pharaoh - The Pharaoh is Perplexed

Total War: Pharaoh Review - This Is Not It

In TechRaptor's Total War: Pharaoh review, you'll find out whether it's the grand return to the glory days of the historical arm of the franchise or not.

October 30, 2023 | 09:00 EDT

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Song of Nunu: A League of Legends Story Review - A Heartwarming Adventure

Song of Nunu: A League of Legends Story is a charming platformer within the snowy region of Freljord. Adventure awaits!

October 30, 2023 | 03:00 EDT

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Alan Wake 2 Review — A Mesmerizing Murder Mystery

Alan Wake 2 is easily one of the best survival horror games I’ve ever played. Unfortunately, it’s also one of the most problematic that I’ve reviewed.

October 26, 2023 | 09:00 EDT

A featured screenshot of Ghostrunner 2, showing Jack with his sword drawn in a black and yellow background.

Ghostrunner 2 Review – Run, Ghost, Run

Despite some hiccups in difficulty, One More Level has greatly refined their cyborg platforming action. This is our Ghostrunner 2 review.

October 23, 2023 | 01:47 EDT

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Gargoyles Remastered Review - Running in the 90s

Gargoyles Remastered brings the classic side scroller back to life with a number of modern updates while keeping hold of its 16-bit roots.

October 19, 2023 | 09:00 EDT

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The Jackbox Party Pack 10 Review - A Decade Of Brilliance

The Jackbox Party Pack 10 is the decade marker for Jackbox Games creating groups of party games. They've once again nailed a collection of hilarious games.

October 18, 2023 | 12:00 EDT

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Hellboy Web of Wyrd Review - Clunky but Funky

Our Hellboy Web of Wyrd review will show you what we thought of the latest videogame putting for Mike Mignona's famous red character.

October 18, 2023 | 11:00 EDT

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World of Horror Review - Time To Spiral Into Despair

World of Horror is a spooky 1980s inspired game boasting horrific manga-style graphics and retro point-and-click roguelike adventures.

October 18, 2023 | 10:00 EDT

A spread-shot cover of Kona II: Brume, showcasing the main character Karl Faubert looking into the horizon, with a dark cloud in the shape of a moose head above him and the game's logo.

Kona II: Brume Review - Iced That Guy, To Kona Phrase

Six years since Parabole released a sleeper hit in 2017's Kona, the winter wonderlands of Northern Canada have returned. Is it ice cold, or does it melt in the sun? Read our Kona II: Brume review to find out more.

October 18, 2023 | 09:00 EDT

The logo for Wizard With A Gun, with four wizards shooting fire, ice, poison, and tentacles from different firearms.

Wizard With A Gun Review – Have Magic Gun Will Travel

Ever wanted to explore a broken world with magical guns and time travel? Read our Wizard With A Gun review and see if it is for you.

October 16, 2023 | 12:00 EDT

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Marvel's Spider-Man 2 Review - 2 Spider-Man, 1 Furious

Marvel's Spider-Man 2 kicks off a large-scale adventure for Peter and Miles against Kraven, superhero and personal life clash as they confront their morals

October 16, 2023 | 10:00 EDT

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Hot Wheels Unleashed 2: Turbocharged - Into High Gear

Hot Wheels Unleashed 2: Turbocharged is a worthy successor with plenty of new cars and customization options, fun new game modes, and even a decent single-player campaign. It improves on many of its predecessor's faults, albeit still having a few of its own.

October 16, 2023 | 03:05 EDT

Sonic, Knuckles, Tails, and Amy looking at a giant Robot

Sonic Superstars Review - Running With What Works

In our Sonic Superstars Review we evaluate how SEGA and Sonic Team are able to build off the great Sonic Mania and pave a new future for 2D Sonic

October 13, 2023 | 09:00 EDT

Key art for the Lords of the Fallen review, depicting a sinister figure with glowing eyes and a massive sword

Lords Of The Fallen (2023) Review - Dark Soul Reaver

In our Lords of the Fallen review, we take a look at Hexworks' attempt to banish the awful 2014 original from memory and do things properly this time.

October 12, 2023 | 09:00 EDT

The player character approaches the green world boss in Cocoon

Cocoon Review - A World Within Worlds of Intrigue

Is the latest puzzle adventure game from the one of the Inside developers all it's hyped up to be? Read our Cocoon review to find out.

October 10, 2023 | 10:00 EDT

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Diluvian Ultra Review - A Bit of a Biopunk Mess

Diluvian Ultra, a new retro-inspired shooter, looks pretty awesome but leaves a lot of room for improvement.

October 6, 2023 | 10:00 EDT

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Assassin's Creed Mirage Review - It Feels So Good To Be Back

Assassin's Creed Mirage is a return to classic form for Assassin's Creed promoting stealthy gameplay with a tight historical narrative.

October 4, 2023 | 07:05 EDT

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Forza Motorsport Review - Heavy Metal Mercy

Six years since the last entry, and in the wake of Forza Horizon taking the world by storm Turn 10 have returned to reboot their Motorsport series, but is it a clean lap, or a crash out? Read our Forza Motorsport review to find out more.

October 4, 2023 | 03:05 EDT

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Knight vs Giant: The Broken Excalibur Review - David Struggles Against Goliath

Our Knight vs Giant: The Broken Excalibur review takes a look at this new roguelike with heavy inspirations from Hades. How does it fare?

October 2, 2023 | 04:00 EDT

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Moonstone Island Review - Adventures Worth Fighting For

We take to the skies in our Moonstone Island review for monster-battling, exploration and alchemy, weighing out the pros and cons.

September 30, 2023 | 11:00 EDT

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Fate/Samurai Remnant Review - Musou Holy Grail

Fate/Samurai Remnant is a must-play for Fate fans, but newcomers should check out this musou as well.

September 28, 2023 | 07:00 EDT

The Wanderer is at the ready right before a boss fight in Silent Hope

Silent Hope Review - Hoping for More

Discover our thoughts and impressions on Marvelous and XSEED’s latest dungeon-crawling adventure in our Silent Hope review.

September 27, 2023 | 11:00 EDT