Shovel Knight originally appeared as a Kickstarter project back in 2013 promising a new adventure wrapped in an old-school package. Taking cues from multiple 8-bit classics from the days of the NES, Yacht Club Games successfully brought us a highly polished, humorous, and challenging game that absolutely nailed the retro
We, as gamers, find ourselves in one of the most crowded, competitive seasons in recent memory as a multitude of heavy hitting titles fight tooth and nail for a second in the spotlight. Whether it’s the return of staple franchises like the Legend of Zelda and Mass Effect, the emergence
It’s been over a decade since our last main entry in the Kingdom Hearts franchise and while we’re still a long way off from Kingdom Hearts 3, this new collection is a sizeable step in the right direction. Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue is the third collection for
I don’t mean to startle you, but there’s a new Shantae game out! What’s that? You have no idea who Shantae is and have never even heard of the series? Well sure, that’s entirely reasonable and pretty much expected in this day and age. The original Shantae debuted in ancient
First announced as Final Fantasy Versus XIII ten years ago, Square Enix’s long-awaited, newest entry in the highly acclaimed series is finally here. The game has undergone quite a few changes in the last ten years due to a troubled development cycle, switching directors, team members, and even the overall
Inside is the highly anticipated second game from independent, Copenhagen-based game studio, Playdead. Inside seems not only reminiscent of the studio’s first game, Limbo, but almost reimagined and revamped in terms of style and gameplay. Something that fans of Playdead will be fond of.
My first hands-on impression of Inside is that although
Normally, there would be a logical starting point to go over where to begin your journey. After a very brief introduction to No Man's Sky, you are quickly introduced to the vast scale of the game. A literal universe sized sandbox that defies any logic of what you may have
In the recent resurgence of popularity with point-and-click games, Rival Games' The Detail emerges as a noir styled, episodic crime drama. The game officially concluded its three-chapter debut season on Thursday, wrapping up the first arc of the hard-boiled thriller on Steam.
The original Ratchet & Clank (the game) was released for the PlayStation 2 nearly fourteen years ago. The series has since seen multiple sequels and spinoffs across various systems and undoubtedly has its fair share of fans, myself included. Even as a fan, I feel the quality of the games
Sword Art Online: Lost Song continues the alternate reality storyline that began with SAO: Infinity Moment and its successor SAO: Hollow Fragment. As a player who solely watched the Anime and is not familiar with the previous games or manga, there were characters who I was expected to know and