Reviews

Posted By Eric Kelly On August 21, 2014 at 11:24 am ADD COMMENTS

Sekaiproject has been doing a lot of work to get visual novels on steam, but this might be the first time they’ve ever tried their hand at a ‘not-quite an eroge’ Visual Novel. The result is something that ultimately fails to satisfy while being a gigantic tease for a possible follow up.

Posted By Jeff Markiewicz On August 13, 2014 at 12:34 pm ADD COMMENTS

GRID Autosport is a fresh new game in the GRID racing series from publisher and developer Codemasters. Codemasters has had a lot of experience with making high quality racing titles, most notably the Colin McRae series. Most may know that series under the current name, DiRT. This series currently has been hitting on all cylinders […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On August 7, 2014 at 11:23 am ADD COMMENTS

In this age of the eighth generation of gaming, you’d think that there would more original content available for the current generation of consoles, but we just seem to keep getting remakes. The Oddworld Inhabitants are using this latest remake effort as a gauge for interest in future sequels for their franchise. Good thing that […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On August 5, 2014 at 11:30 am ADD COMMENTS

Every once in a while a game on steam will release, and it will claim that it is unique. I’d say this one is just unusual. Fearless Fantasy is a light parody of the JRPG genre that feels like a mobile phone port, yet is not. There is an interesting concept that lies within however. […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On July 14, 2014 at 11:13 am Comments Off

Ubisoft may have fumbled often in the past, but they at least deserve some credit when it comes to letting their various development studios make new things. Such is the case with Valiant Hearts: The Great War. Made by Ubisoft Montpellier, Valiant Hearts is a wonderful and heart touching little adventure game. The game’s plot […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On July 8, 2014 at 3:04 pm Comments Off

For the last several years, Kemco has released JRPG title after title, with only recently a lot of them making it to Android and IOS devices in the West. Although, the in game translations done leave a lot to be desired. That’s where companies like Natsume come in. They take on the taxing job of […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On June 27, 2014 at 1:35 pm Comments Off

While the first episode of World End Economica is up on MangaGamer, Sekaiproject has decided to raise a Kickstarter for a ‘Complete’ version of the game, which will include all three episodes. The game is a visual novel about Stock Trading, and the first episode doesn’t do much to make that concept seem too exciting. […]

Posted By Michael Leparc On June 25, 2014 at 11:18 am Comments Off

The recent revelations about what the NSA has been up to as the internet proliferates around us has led many to ask if it’s worth connecting so many things to each other only to have them betray us and our personal data. Watch Dogs has timely inserted itself into this context with a look at […]

Posted By Cristofer Hess On June 18, 2014 at 9:40 pm 1 COMMENT

Imagine you’re a hardened soldier, critically injured in World War II. You’re hospitalized, living in a haze, and you finally become lucid many years later. Now imagine you wake up from your stupor, only to discover Nazis won the war and have taken over everything. You’re tasked with ending the Nazis reign and saving the […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On June 18, 2014 at 10:43 am Comments Off

Every once in a while, you will run across a game game on Kickstarter that promises to be a unique experience, but then you hear the concept and see gameplay footage. You get the sense of where its inspiration is drawn from, with the promise of something more as well. Unfortunately for Monochroma, its prospects […]