rock band 4

Rock Band 4 Review: Still a Blast

Posted by | PlayStation 4, Reviews, Xbox One | No Comments

Platforms: Xbox One, PlayStation 4
We Played On: Xbox One

Rock Band was the reigning king of party games for a good few years. But then the music game genre became overstuffed and interest waned in buying bundles of peripherals. Luckily, Harmonix’s series took a break away from the spotlight to recharge. Now it’s back in action on new platforms with an entry that looks and plays a lot like the older games. But if you have earlier instrument controllers or purchased add-on songs in the past, that’s very good news. Read More

q.u.b.e

Q.U.B.E. Director’s Cut Review: Thoughtful Puzzling

Posted by | PlayStation 4, Reviews, Xbox One | No Comments

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U
We played on: Nintendo Wii U

Q.U.B.E. perfectly embodies my favorite type of puzzle game. It treats puzzle solving like a slow uphill ascent. It gradually introduces new elements while relying on your curiosity and critical-thinking skills to find solutions. It’s the type of game that offers satisfaction, not only from solving puzzles, but also from deducing what the rules were in the first place. Read More