Late to the Game – Ready for Adventure? Fez Review (PS4)

Late to the Game – Ready for Adventure? Fez Review (PS4)

Aug 31, 2014

A puzzling techno-spiritual journey to discover divine cosmic geometry; also owls. Fez possesses a very immaculate magic to its isolated, abandoned atmosphere and its subtle nods to games like Myst; this sort of magnetism makes it an experience worth having in spite of any distaste one may have for retro platformers. The story begins as Gomez, our protagonist,...

Heroes & Legends: Conquerors of Kolhar Review

Heroes & Legends: Conquerors of Kolhar Review

Aug 29, 2014

Vanquish a resurging evil in Heroes & Legends: Conquerors of Kolhar ¬† Let’s start out this review with a bit of backstory; several¬†years ago I was an avid flash gamer. Kongregate was totally my jam. I spent more time than I should on that site leveling up, earning badges, and gaming my heart out. As time went on I grew bored of flash games and...

I Did It for You- The Walking Dead Season 2: Episode 5 Review

I Did It for You- The Walking Dead Season 2: Episode 5 Review

Aug 28, 2014

The Walking Dead Season 2: Episode 5 builds a fantastic climax out of a stumbling but strident season.   Warning: The following review contains spoilers for episodes 1 through 4 of The Walking Dead Season 2.   If a story appears aimless, but still has an end, was it really aimless to begin with? If a story wanders as much as season 2 of The Walking...

Not Your Daddy’s Dungeon- Shadowgate Review

Not Your Daddy’s Dungeon- Shadowgate Review

Aug 24, 2014

An adventure classic is reborn for a modern era. Shadowgate is a name many PC and NES point-and-click adventurers hold in high regard. Originally released in 1987 for the Apple Macintosh and ported to a multitude of platforms, it’s the third and arguably the best known title in ICOM Simulations’ trio of MacVenture titles, which also includes the...

Stripping For Salvation- Akiba’s Trip: Undead & Undressed Review

Stripping For Salvation- Akiba’s Trip: Undead & Undressed Review

Aug 18, 2014

Akiba’s Trip: Undead & Undressed Review Akiba’s Trip: Undead & Undressed manages to be many things, many of which are sometimes directly at odds with each other. Developer Acquire’s over-the-top brawling RPG somehow manages to be both simultaneously trashy and charming, exciting and repetitive, open and constricting. However, despite...

Cognition: An Erica Reed Thriller Game of the Year Edition (Review)

Cognition: An Erica Reed Thriller Game of the Year Edition (Review)

Aug 8, 2014

Avenge memories past once again in Cognition: An Erica Reed Thriller Game of the Year Edition Losing a loved one before their time is an incredible tragedy, and a topic that many people find themselves find that they cannot handle well. While every possible cause of this loss is unfathomably tragic, murder just might possibly be the worst of all. If a life...