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Fire Emblem

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Review

Available On: Nintendo 3DS The Fire Emblem series has exploded in the last few years. The tactical role-playing series has been around since the 90s, but only in the U.S. since...Read More

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Endless Space 2 Review: Stories in the Stars

Available On: PC The original Endless Space launched in 2012 as the debut title from indie developer Amplitude Studios. It posited the Civilization-in-Space concept that had been tackled several times before. Endless...Read More

cooking mama: sweet shop

Cooking Mama: Sweet Shop Review

Available On: Nintendo 3DS The Cooking Mama series has been around since the days of Nintendo DS and Wii. Touchscreen mobile games were burgeoning into a dominant gaming genre for many...Read More

Birthdays the Beginning Review: Biology in a Box

Available On: PC, PS4 Sim games tend to either focus on realistic physics and sciences, such as Kerbal Space Program, or a more casual approach, such as Spore. Birthdays the Beginning...Read More

cosmic star heroine

Cosmic Star Heroine Review: A Modern Classic RPG

Available On: PC, PS4, PS Vita We’re supposed to “reach for the moon” in our goals. That way if we fall short we’ll still land among the stars. That doesn’t make...Read More

Thimbleweed Park Review: A Triumph of Classic Adventure Gaming

Available On: PC, Mac, Xbox One Nearly every hugely successful Kickstarter game plays on the nostalgia of gaming yesteryear. Pillars of Eternity and Baldur’s Gate. Torment: Tides of Numenera and Planescape:...Read More

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Review: A New Frontier

Available On: Switch, Wii U I was incredibly fortunate to play The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time when it launched for the Nintendo 64 around Thanksgiving 1998. While most...Read More

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Death Squared Review: Mutual Box Destruction

Available On: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, Mac Portal, and to a larger extent Portal 2, have inspired a new subgenre of puzzle games that emphasize cooperation with a dash of...Read More