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Zetta Reviews: XBLAZE: Code Embryo (PSV)

It is a rare moment where I take issue with animu tropes. Really, really rare. If you talk to me about this kind of thing or read my blogs regularly enough, you probably know that already, but so we can be clear on this, and I admit it is l...

 
 
 
 

Through REVIEW - Breaking barriers, folks

Developer: GoshkiPublisher: GoshkiFormat: PC (browser/flash) Being yet another game that I played once and skipped over due to not understanding, Through is a minimalistic puzzle-platformer made for GameBoy Jam 4. It's a short and sweet ga...

 
 
 
 
 
 

REVIEW: Life is Strange (Eps.4-5) (PS4)

(Presented below is another guest review by my wife for Life is Strange –Episodes 4 and 5 that she originally wrote in two parts for her own blog. I’ve not actually played this game, but I’ve watched my wife play it and it seems excel...

 
 
 
 

REVIEW: Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (PS4)

After the release of the critically acclaimed Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, hopes were high and anticipation through the roof for Naughty Dog’s next and final game in the PS3 trilogy. Yet, when Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception came out it ...

 
 
 
 

REVIEW: The Last of Us: Remastered (PS4)

This month is my “Month of Uncharted” and I’ve mostly been playing through Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection; a series of remasters of the original Uncharted trilogy released on PS3 but now remade into 1080p and 60fps on PS4. Whi...

 
 
 
 

REVIEW: Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (PS4)

When Naughty Dog released the follow-up to Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune it was immediately met with critical acclaim, and Uncharted 2: Among Thieves remains in the top ten lists of “Best Games…” for that generation of consoles. Consid...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Persist REVIEW - A Trial-Filled Tale of Redemption

Developer: Adventure IslandsPublisher: Adventure IslandsFormat: PC (browser/flash), Android Persist is yet another one of the many neat flash games I didn't enjoy when I first took interest and played it, and then later grew to understand a...

 
 
 
 

REVIEW: Donkey Kong, or "Stop! Hammertime!"

Well, we are finally past the initial launch titles of the NES and have moved on to the next wave of games.  June 1986 was a great time for gamers with an NES, especially if they liked Donkey Kong, since 4 different DK titles came out....

 
 
 
 

Toukiden: Kiwami Review (PC)

Before I begin, let me state that I heavily dislike the Monster Hunter series and games like it. However, I am still willing to give them a shot. I've tried Ragnarok Odyssey Ace, Monster Hunter 4: Ultimate, and now I've tried Toukiden: Kiwa...

 
 
 
 
 
 

NES Golf, or "par:3, score:18"

Golf for the NES!  Because God knows that there wasn't enough sports games available for the NES at launch. So let's play this and see how it goes!  Hows the game look? So, you've got a husky looking version of John Daly, it see...

 
 
 
 

Shadow of Mordor: Greasy Popcorn

I recently finally got around to playing Shadow Of Mordor on a friends computer after hearing about how well liked it was. I found it compelling, and I proceeded to burn through it pretty quickly from meh start to disappointing end. How is...

 
 
 
 

Excitebike, or "Launch Day Gold"

Welcome back!  This time around, we are gonna look at our next launch title, "Excitebike" Excitebike is motocross action!  In "selection A" mode, not only did you have to race against time, you had obstacles, ramps, mud, and your...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Grim Dawn Early Access Impressions

Hello, I'm a newly minted Grim Dawn fan, and I'd like to take a minute to talk about Grim Dawn - specifically it being A Good Action-Roleplaying-Game™ It's an appropriately mournful take on the genre, set in a pos...

 
 
 
 

Metal Gear Solid V and its lost identity

Big Ti-Oh I'm sorry I was typing while reading and didnt see you there. I usually reserve my writing about video games until the end of the year and get it done in bulk , but I feel this is something worth writing about atleast while all th...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Renew Review: Alan Wake

Stephen King once said "The road to hell is paved with adverbs." Stunningly, this dryly-worded quote spectaculalry fails to make an appearance in Alan Wake, though just about everything else King wrote in novels and short stories does. But ...

 
 
 
 

A Kitty Dream REVIEW - Wakey, Wakey, Sleepy Head!

Developer: Raiyum (with music by Bill Kiley)Publisher: Raiyum (with music by Bill Kiley)Format: PC (browser/flash) Out of all the games I've planned on reviewing, this one has probably been the longest one coming. It's been months since I'...

 
 
 
 

RETROSPECTIVE: Metal Gear Solid (PS1/PSN)

It took me a long time to love Metal Gear Solid. Back when I purchased my first Sony PlayStation I couldn’t really appreciate the slower-paced stealthy gameplay and found the whole thing to be much too difficult for my impatient youn...

 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Chris Moyse

lift me up

 
 
Steel Squirrel

I feel the need to tell people that Watch Dogs Legion is surprisingly good? Like what a stupid game but very Creating a gang of weird ass people, tasing cops, and riding on delivery drones is just Also it’s basically a modern AC $15 ye

 
 
medicamecanica

Danganronpa creators are doing a new Its in ful l3d and looks like a ghost detective type of

 
 
Chris Moyse

Not quite sure when it was your birthday Seymour, but hope you had a good one and that you have an awesome Thanks for your devotion to the community, and have a wonderful year Lotsa love x

 
 
RiffRaff

Have a great weekend all!

 
 
Seymour

Yesterday, I discovered that Shin Megami Tensei V brought back Nocturnes demon to demon chatter during Needed this dude for a fusion, Cironnup butted in and they went on a wholesome back n forth that lasted a little over a

 
 
Alphadeus

Personal Time (2021): Really good song, commissioned by Sitting on the toilet in the bathroom on my cell phone music :) If you want me to write you music, let me know and we can work something I have quite a portfolio :p Thank

 
 
Derpunkel

I love how my brain can forget important stuff then out of the blue go: HEY REMEMBER THAT GOOFY SONG FROM WARCRAFT 2?

 
 
Lord Spencer

Weekly Update, here are the games I am currently I am going to review those within brackets once completed: - -Valkyria Chronicles (Switch) -Never Stop Sneakin (Switch) -Tales of Vesperia (PS4) -MH Rise (Switch)

 
 
PatBateman17

Thankful for this Each of you, for Thanks for being

 
 
TheIntern

My dads back in the hospital, a bout of pancreatitis has turned into a blood Im told thats a very bad thing so, I Wish him well,

 
 
Boxman214

Looking at an Xbox Series X page today (no I didnt get one) and saw this

 
 
Cloudman Sam

Futurama has returned!* (*In Virus form)

 
 
Neronium

Currently in Laughlin Time to gamble then regret

 
 
hlarge4

Hope everyone had a money

 
 
Cathedral

I get married in 17 hours

 
 
bong264

Jeez this took forever Finally getting the lance filled Practicing more on tiny tiny battle armor minis :P in another 4 months of procrastination the whole force will be done!

 
 
PLANET P1SS 69

Think Im gonna through a Björk and Aphex Twin

 
 
GoofierBrute

Hey guys, so to celebrate me writing Games That Time Forgot, Im asking people for suggestions for Details in the Bump

 
 
Spiders For Sale

Just like in your room there is an automaton in a gaoler’s uniform seated behind a table, busily writing inside a small You approach the bed at the far end to see if there is also someone who might be about to wake up from his afternoon nap…

 
 
NeoTurbo

NEW PHONE BITCHES

 
 
Whispering Willow

I am now a cool next gen gamer with my ROG Zephyrus Guess Ill be passing on the Steam Deck This is light enough for a good carrying case and I have a cute grey/blue XB1 controller waiting to be

 
 
mullon

Graveyard Keeper is the kind of simulation game Ive been looking for, I just hope it lets me go full

 
 
Dangus Taargus

Im caught Thats Village off my backlog and what a ride it It felt like a return to the eccentricities of RE4, but toned done in all the right ways, with a healthy amount of editing (RE4 is too damn Excited to see where they go from here!

 
 
Snaileb

Back 4 Blood is 25 bucks at Walmart, which is a Happy zombie hunting!

 
 
Rabite
 
 
Cygnus Rush 961

A merry Welsh Padoru for you all:

 
 
Mamekuma

Were kicking off tonight early! Around 6:45PM, Ill be playing Hunt: Showdown with a friend! Its spooky, tense, and all about hunting cryptid-esque Come hang out!!

 
 
PLANET P1SS 69

Skip around if youre this is pretty damn well

 
 
Gajknight

I really like Persona 1s battle theme, just wish I didnt need to hear This encounter rate is But Im still enjoying the game! About halfway through, its a solid

 
 
Spiders For Sale

The door opens! The room you are looking into is as dark as the other two you have entered so far and looks as empty as the one you woke up Like in the very same there is a bed at the far And like in the very same you hear the clicking of

 
 
Kerrik52

I had forgotten a lot about Investigations 2 and after revisiting it Ive realized that T&T is the stronger game for having a better emotional core and doing more with But holy shit if it still isnt a masterwork of writing and

 
 
Shinkz

I had an endoscopy today and opted for no It a deeply unpleasant and yet hilarious Any nurse who can joke about an endoscopy mouth guard being a BDSM gag is okay in my

 
 
Seymour

Birthday haul is… FOOD! Specifically, of fajita beef and 1lb of fajita chicken, curtesy of the moms <3 If you dont mind, thisll be me the rest of the

 
 
ScionVyse

Christmas music has now started, and I will now experience an eternity of suffering condensed into 5

 
 
Spiders For Sale

You walk many more stairs than you had anticipated before you arrive at the next Here, again, you find a door on either You decide to first try to open the one on the left but find it to be You try the other

 
 
Rabite

Recently got into the Elevator Action lets see what my options $300 for the cheapest Game Boy Color OR Game Boy Advance $30 for most of the Game Boy original *looks at emu handhelds and flash cart*

 
 
Retrofraction

Idk how I ran into this, but it’s like the best mix of old school newgrounds and Adult swim

 
 
taterchimp

Sounds good to me

 
 
Spiders For Sale

The automaton turns to its right and walks back up the After a moment you slowly open the door and return to the You can guess the content of the books that had just been added to the shelves and decide it would be best to go downstairs

 
 
Dreggsao

Developers! When you have the option to name the player character please still have a default name or a name generator or I hate it to go through a game thinking: I sure hope I dont meet an important character with the same name as

 
 
Vadicta

#caturday

 
 
Inquisitive Raven

Me, now that I have the flu shot in my left arm and the booster shot in my right:

 
 
RiffRaff

Returnal dlc tease? I sure hope so!

 
 
PhilKenSebben

Battle damaged Necron, Im working Havent showed off my space skellies in awhile, so Excited to finish him, and do the next piece in my current

 
 
bong264

EDGE STATUS:

 
 
ChronoLynxx

We knew the time was coming since February when he was diagnosed with cancer, but it didnt make dealing with it any Monday, we had to put Connor to He was such a great pup with a massive Forever our pup <3

 
 
Trevlyn

Where is indigit and Anyone know what happened to him?