Reviews

Multiversus Preview

Many games have tried to provide a legit alternative to Super Smash Brothers, but none have been able to come close to Smash’s level of mainstream popularity or broad mass appeal. Enter MultiVersus: A free-to-play crossover platform fighter that brings…

Vampire: The Masquerade – Swansong Review

Imagine compacting the gothic open world of 2004’s Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines into an RPG that is far slower and more deliberate in its execution, dousing it with the same variety of linear, character-driven storytelling made popular in Telltale’s…

Japan: Latest Famitsu review scores

The latest edition of Japanese video gaming magazine Weekly Famitsu has arrived with subscribers and this week’s edition contains three reviews. The latest Five Nights at Freddy’s game Five Nights at Freddy’s: Security Breach was reviewed and two of the…

Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers Review

Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers premieres Friday, May 20 on Disney+. An animated pop-culture extravaganza, Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers is a fast and funny roller coaster into a cyclone of cartoon characters, with clever gags, inventive action, and enough…

Salt And Sacrifice Review – Mage Hunter

After the success of 2016’s Salt and Sanctuary, indie developer Ska Studios could’ve rested on its laurels when designing a sequel to the 2D Souls-like. Instead, the two-person studio has done the opposite, pulling from an amalgamation of influences to…

Achilles: Legends Untold Early Access Review

Achilles: Legends Untold puts the “early” in Early Access. Across the board, this action RPG is full of ideas that feel like they are still an epic journey away from being ready. Combat, which has Soulslike ambitions, is competent but…

Latest EDGE magazine review scores

The latest edition of UK gaming magazine EDGE is now with subscribers and in a bold move the normally stringent publication has awarded Nintendo Switch Sports a triumphant 8/10. EDGE magazine Issue 372 contains a number of reviews including The…

Wired2Fire Reaper gaming PC review

The prevailing wisdom is that pre-built systems are still the best way of getting an up-to-date graphics card. As prices for graphics cards normalise this may not be the case in the not too distant future, but right now, it's…

Phanteks Evolv Shift XT review

There aren't a lot of mini-ITX chassis that are actually, y'know, mini. But, while the Phanteks Evolv Shift XT might have a big ol' name, it's one of the smallest gaming chassis around that will take a full-size graphics card.…

Trek to Yomi review

Trek to Yomi copies the style of Akira Kurosawa's iconic black and white samurai films: rice fields blowing in the wind, villages burning, a great black swirling vortex in hell. Okay, so Trek to Yomi goes to some places Kurosawa's…

We Were Here Forever Review

Since 2017, Dutch developer Total Mayhem Games has been quietly working on the We Were Here series, a trilogy of cooperative-only puzzle games that puts us in the shoes of two explorers who find themselves trapped in castles, dungeons, snowstorms,…