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King’s Quest: Episode 1 – A Knight to Remember Review

King’s Quest, was an adventure game series in the 80s and 90s set in a medieval era. Sierra games in general such as Leisure Suit Larry and Space Quest were infamous for being very difficult in having a wide variety of junk to carry around j...
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Life is Strange Episode 4: The Dark Room Review – Stepping up their game

What happened to the cute Pacific Northwest game about taking pictures and rewinding time? This shit got dark, and FAST. Episode 4 is finally out at the very end of July and I couldn’t have been more excited to get back into it. Especially a...

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Catherine Review! One of the most disturbing and oddly innovative games I’ve played

Catherine is one of the most disturbing games I’ve ever had the pleasure of playing. It’s by Atlus’s Persona team of all people, and it shows. The character style, music, story telling, hell the main character Vincent even makes ...
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Life is Strange Episode 3: Chaos Theory Review

Episode 3 of Life is Strange is finally out and I’m excited to do another short review of this new episode! If you missed my review of Episode 2, you should definitely check it out. Chaos Theory fixes a lot of my problems with the last episo...

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Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag – Review Ho!

I don’t know about you but I’ve grown pretty tired of Assassin’s Creed as a franchise, AC 3 was a huge disappointment, as was Unity, but Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag surprised me. Black Flag out preformed everything I exp...
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Watch Dogs Review

I knew Watch_Dogs was bad when I first picked it up, but I wanted to give it the benefit of the doubt. Watch_Dogs is known for being one of the biggest letdowns of 2014, it debut at E3 with a stunning trailer about hacking the world, but as soon a...

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Idiotic (Indie?) Impressions #13 – South Park: The Stick of Truth Review

(Well I had to take a break from the indie-whoring at some point, right? I mean even us indiefags gotta play something with a real budget. Forgive me.) Background It’s often said that licensed games usually don’t carry a lot of quality. Unfortunat...
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Life is Strange Episode 2: Out of Time Review

I’ve never played an episodic game before, let alone reviewed one. Normally I would talk about the story, the graphics, and the gameplay, but I covered most of that in my review of Life is Strange Episode 1: Chrysalis so for this I’m j...

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Dragon Ball XenoVerse Review! A quirky Action RPG that’s loads of fun

I didn’t grow up with Dragon Ball Z, I caught it every now and again when it was on Toonami, and most of my knowledge of DBZ comes from the TeamFourStar parody series Dragon Ball Z Abridged, which is something any Dragon Ball fan should chec...
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Video Review: THE ELDER SCROLLS V: SKYRIM

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is so engrossing that it’s scary. Bethesda Game Studios has taken a few more steps towards perfect virtual escapism. Before I get hyperbolic, though, I’ll go ahead and say this: they’re not there. Not even close, really...

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Standby for a Titanfall Review

First Person Shooters are an incredibly popular genre, and many people associate FPS games with gaming in general, but what do you do when everyone and their dog is making a shooter? You make Titanfall! They took all the elements that make FPS gam...
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Thief Review. A good immersive stealth experience.

Thief (2014) Thief is a Gothic, stealth, action, adventure game developed by Eidos- Montreal for Current gen consoles, next gen consoles and PC. The general synopsis of the game is you are Garrett, master thief, caught in a Revolution that without...

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Dark Souls Review – One of the most frustratingly awesome games you’ll ever play

There are some games that are just merciless when it comes to difficulty, and Dark Souls puts those games to shame. Dark souls is the middle child of the Souls franchise, it came after Demon Souls, and obviously before Dark Souls 2, and it is fant...
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Life is Strange Episode One Review

I’ve never really been a fan of narrative based games. I tend to appreciate mechanics of gameplay over storytelling, so I was quite surprised when I enjoyed the first episode of Life is Strange. The game itself plays exactly like The Walking...

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The Jaded American Dream — Grand Theft Auto V Review

Preface   I am reviewing this game as the game itself. I didn’t play a lot of GTA 5 on PS3/Xbox 360, so I picked it up for Xbox One. I won’t be talking about the differences between the two versions due to my lack of knowledge on the original...
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A Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor Review from Someone Who Does Not Care for The Lord of the Rings

Let me preface by saying that I don’t necessarily dislike The Lord of the Rings, it just hasn’t ever really appealed to me. Shadow of Mordor is technically a Lord of the Rings game, but you don’t need any real knowledge of the se...