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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
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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
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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
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Streets of Rogue Early Access Preview: Rogue-like Multiplayer Mayhem

Available On: PC (Steam Early Access) The rogue-like genre has absolutely exploded in the last several years thanks to indie developers. FTL. Rogue Legacy. Spelunky. Risk of Rain. Binding of Isaac. Darkest...Read More
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Halo Wars 2 Review: Spartan Blitz

Available On: Xbox One, Windows 10 PC It’s been seven years since the original Halo Wars helped prove that not only can you make a non-first person shooter Halo game, you...Read More
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Holy Potatoes! We’re In Space?! Review: FTL-Lite with Veggies

Available On: PC, Mac FTL: Faster Than Light’s successful foray into rogue-like space exploration serves as an excellent model for Holy Potatoes! We’re in Space?! Don’t let the adorable vegetable characters...Read More
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Fire Emblem Heroes Review: Collect ‘Em All

Available On: iOS, Android Nintendo continues its first tentative steps into mobile gaming. Fire Emblem Heroes harnesses the fun tactical combat of the RPG series, providing lots of free content...Read More