Reviews

Posted By Olivia Martha On October 21, 2014 at 3:13 pm ADD COMMENTS

Avalanche Software has brought us a new look at the toys-to-life genre with Disney Infinity. They took a similar approach as Activision’s Skylanders by throwing in some very well known Disney characters but decided to take it a step further and introduce Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes (2.0 Edition). As a long time Marvel comics […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On October 7, 2014 at 11:59 am ADD COMMENTS

It’s been years since the last Smash Bros. Game, and even more since the announcement for this latest entry, but now it’s out. Well, at least half of it for now. And while the game is packed with a bevy of features, there are still a few things missing. Despite its name, this title is […]

Posted By Michael Leparc On October 7, 2014 at 10:07 am ADD COMMENTS

Destiny is a game that carries a lot of hope from gamers, developers, and publisher alike. It’s Bungie’s first major title out from under the shadow of Microsoft and the Halo juggernaut they constructed with them, and Activision has bet large on it being a hit (though maybe not quite the half a billion rumored […]

Posted By Michael Leparc On September 22, 2014 at 12:08 pm Comments Off

The Playstation 4 is a not a platform currently awash in kids friendly titles. Other than launch title Knack (which is actually quite difficult), it’s hard to point to a game that appeals to the youngsters both on visual terms and in storytelling. The Last Tinker: City of Colors, appears aimed to fill that niche, […]

Posted By Cristofer Hess On September 17, 2014 at 4:35 pm Comments Off

Professor Hershel Layton and his faithful apprentice and Gentleman-in-Training Luke Triton have been investigating, and solving, mysteries for a long time now. In their latest adventure, they are not alone. Layton and Luke are joined by legendary lawyer Ace Attorney Phoenix Wright, and his assistant Maya Fey. Together they will investigate the case of a […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On September 16, 2014 at 10:44 am Comments Off

Dating Sim visual novels are usually simple affairs, so in order to spice things up to leverage people’s interest, the developers of Hatoful Boyfriend HD decided to dip into the weird: The result of which is not only clearly evident, but still entertaining. Hatoful Boyfriend HD is an HD remaster of the 2012 original Japanese […]

Posted By Michael Leparc On September 11, 2014 at 10:46 am Comments Off

I’ve always been a fan of pool growing up, even though I’ve never had a table of my own, I’d take advantage of every opportunity I had to play whenever I came across one. This extended to my PC of course, as I was an avid player of the classic, Virtual Pool. So I was […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On September 10, 2014 at 2:15 pm Comments Off

It’s been a long time since there’s been a single player RPG that tries to emulate the feel of an MMO. Now there’s an answer in Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment, the video game adaptation of the popular anime and light novel series. Despite feeling people might have over the show, this game is at […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On August 29, 2014 at 3:39 pm Comments Off

There comes a time every now and then where someone will put out a game and have it act as more of a vessel to tell a specific narrative. Only, the story is largely a meandering, plodding mess of jumbled thoughts. Sure that might have been the point of Another Perspective, but it makes for […]

Posted By Eric Kelly On August 21, 2014 at 11:24 am Comments Off

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.