Years ago, the shooter was one of the most visceral and engaging genres around, consistently delivering frantic firefights that often outmatched the best summer blockbusters. But over time, those once-invigorating action sequences began to lose ...Read More »
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Like quite a few visual novels, Nanairo Reincarnation requires the suspension of disbelief. Effectively, you become a Sherlock Holmes-type character, flanked by demonic girl-Watsons, when you’re asked by the local police to assist when there’s ...Read More »
This week franchises like Yooka-Laylee, Ghost Recon, BurgerTime, and Trine receive sequels, while Ghostbusters and The Alliance Alive receive remakes. Fortunately, there at least one notable new property premiering this week, with Indivisible arriving on ...Read More »
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From Rayman Legends, Sonic Mania, Super Mario Odyssey, to New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe, the Switch has quite a few top-tier platformers. As such, the emergence of Button Button Up! on the platform is ...Read More »
In the game industry, it’s an abnormality for an untested development team to deliver an inaugural hit, and an irrefutable miracle if they can sustain that success. As Realtime Worlds demonstrated with 2007’s Crackdown and Team Bondi ...Read More »
With lengths that often exceed forty hours and involved storylines that habitually deliver an assortment of twists, role-playing games can often be daunting undertakings. But they’re also especially adept as depicting the hero’s journey. Supplying ...Read More »
The beginning of October might be a dissonant time for Switch owners. This week they’re privy to YU-NO and well as ports of Darksiders II, Dragon Quest XI, FIFA 20, and Ori and the Blind ...Read More »
Consistently, new shoot ‘em ups arrive with marketing conspicuously mentioning inspiration drawn from yesteryear’s classic shooters. While titles like R-Type, Gradius, Axelay are frequently cited, the results are often far removed from these retro gems. ...Read More »
With ports of Deathsmiles, DoDonPachi Resurrection, and Mushihimesama, PC owners are privy to a number of excellent danmaku (often referred to a ‘bullet hell’ games). With the recent release of Azure Reflections on Steam, there might be reason to rejoice. Bombarding ...Read More »