FIFA 16

FIFA 16 Review: Get Your Kicks

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Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, PC, Mobile (not exactly the same type of game)
We played on: PlayStation 4

Soccer, or football as it’s called in the parts of the world not known as North America, is easily the most popular sport on the planet. It’s one of the few truly global sports, a sport where the term “World Champions” actually means something. And similar to the sport that it portrays, every year, FIFA is one of the most universally purchased and popular sports games in the world—for good reason.

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Amazon Fire TV game Controller

Amazon Fire TV Review: Does The Gaming Edition Cut It?

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The Amazon Fire TV is a competent set-top box with plenty of content—but is it a competent gaming console too?

Gaming-first platforms like the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 have embraced services like Netflix, Hulu Plus, and Amazon Instant Video. This is the year that television streaming boxes have gotten in on gaming, with App Store-like offerings from the Amazon Fire TV, as well as the new Apple TV. Read More

nba live 16

NBA Live 16 Review: Airball

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Platforms: Xbox One, PlayStation 4
We played on: PlayStation 4

They say competition breeds innovation, but I’m not so sure that’s always the case. When it comes to choosing a basketball simulation video game, pickings are quite slim. You’ve got the always-excellent NBA 2K series from 2K Games and you’ve got the less excellent and sometimes terrible NBA Live series from Electronic Arts. With each passing year, NBA Live gets closer and closer to being a viable choice, but it’s still not there yet. Read More

Just Dance 2016

Just Dance 2016 Review: Same Old Tune

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Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Wii U, Wii
We played on: Wii

Just Dance 2016 is the latest installment in the prolific motion gaming series Just Dance by Ubisoft. Every game is vibrant, silly, and makes you feel like the CW and Radio Disney had a musical lovechild and left it on your front porch. Needless to say this is not a game for dignified people, or any people who unwisely wish to remain dignified. We are all equals on the dance floor; throw your pride away and get ready to shake it.

If you are familiar with the series, you already know exactly what to expect. If you are a beginner, I welcome you with open, wiggling arms. Read More