Category: Platforms

img

“Kunai” Review

author image by Danreb Victorio | Nintendo Switch Reviews Steam | 0 Comments | 10 Feb 2020

It isn’t hard to find a quality Metroidvania on the Switch (or even Steam for that matter). From Hollow Night to Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night to even its port of Ori and the Blind Forest, there’s plenty to keep…

Read more
img

"Reknum" Review

author image by Jon Yelenic | Nintendo Switch PlayStation 4 Reviews | 0 Comments | 01 Feb 2020

Similar to other notable independent titles, Nape Games’ Reknum tries to evoke nostalgia from when the video game industry was just in its infancy. Its graphics are pixelated, its story cuts right to the chase, and it’s a ball-bustingly hard…

Read more
img

"Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot" Review

author image by Jon Yelenic | PC PlayStation 4 Reviews Steam Xbox One | 0 Comments | 26 Jan 2020

On the surface, Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot has everything that a successful Dragon Ball game should have: fast-paced combat, the ability to train characters and customize their movesets, and an open world with a variety of activities and sidequests —…

Read more
img

"Pokémon Sword/Shield" Review

author image by Danreb Victorio | Nintendo Switch Reviews | 0 Comments | 08 Dec 2019

A mainline Pokémon release is always a big deal, but this time it’s different. Not only is it the debut of a mainline release on a new platform, it’s the debut of a mainline Pokémon on a home console.

Read more
img

"Death Stranding" Review

author image by Brandon Perkins | PlayStation 4 Reviews | 0 Comments | 01 Dec 2019

“The Rope and The Stick, together, are one of humankind’s oldest tools. The Stick is for keeping evil away; The Rope is for pulling good toward us; these are the first friends the human race invented. Wherever you find humans,…

Read more
img

“Gears 5” Review

author image by Alex Quevedo | Reviews Xbox One | 0 Comments | 25 Oct 2019

We’re going back to war. Well, not really. Xbox Game Studios and The Coalition are taking us back to the Gears franchise but dropping the “of War” portion of the title and simply offering us Gears 5. But will this…

Read more
img

Children of Morta – SmashPad Live Archive

author image by Chris Selogy | Nintendo Switch PlayStation 4 Steam Videos Xbox One | 0 Comments | 19 Oct 2019

We checked out the new game published by the devs of This War of Mine and Frostpunk that is a surprisingly great roguelite action RPG. It’s made by Dead Mage and is out now on PS4 and Xbox One, but…

Read more
img

“The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel III” Review

author image by Danreb Victorio | PlayStation 4 Reviews | 0 Comments | 15 Oct 2019

Trails of Cold Steel III is more Trails, which RPG fans have been longing for. This isn’t the best place to start if you haven’t already gotten into the series though.

Read more
img

“The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening” Review

author image by Danreb Victorio | Nintendo Switch Reviews | 0 Comments | 26 Sep 2019

The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening is the very first Zelda game I ever played. Back in the days when I thought the elf running around was Zelda, it was one of the reasons why I wanted a Game Boy. In fact,…

Read more
img

“Astral Chain” Review

author image by Brandon Perkins | Nintendo Switch Reviews | 0 Comments | 25 Sep 2019

When I was a kid, there was a much-acclaimed studio called Treasure. Treasure was astonishing. They would put out these amazingly well-tuned, well-designed action games that always involved far more detail put into them then so many of their contemporaries….

Read more
img

“Control” Review

author image by Danreb Victorio | PC PlayStation 4 Reviews Xbox One | 0 Comments | 16 Sep 2019

From Alan Wake to Quantum Break, Remedy has been responsible for quite the profound experiences as of late.  Control is the latest in their portfolio, and while it does suffer from some polish issues, it just might be the signature…

Read more
img

Is Apple Arcade worth your time? We’ll see.

author image by Danreb Victorio | Features iOS Mobile Previews | 0 Comments | 13 Sep 2019

This week, Apple finally provided us with some information regarding their venture into gaming subscription services, Apple Arcade. Much like Microsoft’s Xbox Game Pass which is gaining some steam both for the Xbox One and PC, Apple Arcade is a…

Read more