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Video Game Reviews

The Wolf Among Us Episode 5 Review: “Cry Wolf” Is A Somewhat Satisfying, Somewhat Frustrating Finale [VIDEO]

From the very beginning I’ve been arguing that, with The Wolf Among Us, a significant chunk of the quality of the overall package would rest solely on the way it concluded itself.  That’s the double edged sword of any mystery story really; the singular events and tantalizing mysteries could be amazing in the moment but, […]
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Shovel Knight Review: Nostalgia in Spades

Many games try to embody the 8-bit era either through gameplay or sprite based graphics, but very few succeed in achieving that cavalier sense of art and experimentation that the NES and its peers were known for.  The best examples of recent retro throwbacks are Mega Man 9 and 10.  These games capture the art, gameplay […]
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Pushmo World Review: Push It To The Limit

When the original Pushmo was released on 3DS, it caught a lot of gamers off guard. Developed by Intelligent Systems (whose projects include Fire Emblem: Awakening and the newly announced Code Name: S.T.E.A.M.), Pushmo features a red sumo cat named Mallo tasked with navigating giant puzzles called Pushmo. Behind bright colors, simple gameplay and adorable […]
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Entwined Review: Slightly Tangled

Sony proudly announced developer Pixelopus’ new title Entwined during their E3 2014 press conference. What’s more, they announced that the game’s release date on PS4 was that same day. Really an interesting strategy, considering how many monster titles are revealed at the conference every year. As it turns out, Entwined itself follows a non-traditional approach […]