Nidhogg Review

Me and my opponent stand a pair of fencing sabers length away, give or take the intermittent shuffles towards and away from one another. At almost 15 minutes, neither of us can seem to claim an advantage of the other…

Samurai Gunn Review

The best martial arts movies know how to wrap drama around a simple act of violence. A teahouse shootout thanks to a character’s inborn recklessness, for example. Samurai Gunn is the simple acts of violence, and you and three of…

Dead Rising 3 Review

In light of the heated debate between the Xbox One and PS4, the launch line ups weren’t anything to really go crazy about since titles that like Infamous: Second Son and Titanfall aren’t to be released until their respective dates…

Darkout Review

Darkout is a 2D side-scrolling survival game with procedurally generated worlds much akin to Terraria and Starbound. Darkout begins with the player crash landing on a mysterious and hostile planet,  you are left to salvage what you can from your…

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds Review

My fifteen-or-so hours with A Link Between Worlds was a purely joyous experience, and I can’t explain to you how massive the smile on my face was when just taking in this game and what it has to offer. The…

Burial at Sea Part 1 Video Review

Don’t forget to read my full-written review over here as well.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Review

Yo-ho, yo-ho, a pirate’s life for me.Yo-ho, yo-ho, a pirate’s life for me.  Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag is 2013’s contribution to the annualized franchise. It breathes fresh air into the series, while expanding the scope of the game and…

Burial at Sea Part 1 Review

Bioshock Infinite was one of my favorite games of this year. The story was mind-bendingly awesome, the gameplay was fun and energetic, and exploring the world of Columbia was a treat. I was excited to hear that Burial at Sea,…

Ryse: Son of Rome Review

After Ryse was announced during E3, critics dealt this creative nonfiction story of Ancient Rome a bad hand. Although some of the arguments have truth to them, they are points that should help Ryse build on itself for any future…

Resogun Review

Resogun may be the PS4’s best launch title. Everything about it just explodes with fun, and every moment I haven’t spent playing it, I’ve been thinking about the scores I need to beat on my PSN friend’s list. A simple…

Contrast Review

Contrast is one of those puzzle platformers that relies quite heavily on its gimmick. In fact, its gimmick is one of the only good things Contrast has going for it. The game has you controlling the character Dawn, who appears…

How to Survive Review

Survival horror is one of those genres that has lost itself over time. Where’s the tension? Where’s the desperation? Most of the genres flagships have embraced third person shooting  and explosions as the new things-that-go-bump-in-the-night. Allow 505’s How to Survive…