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REVIEW: Kraven Manor (PC)

Steam is awash with generic first-person horror games, so I was surprised to discover a title that does something genuinely different with the formula.  More so because I stumbled across it entirely by accident, having received a game ...

 
 
 
 

Review - Five Nights at Freddy's World (PC)

Whether you're a fan of the series or not, you've likely heard of the Five Nights of Freddy games. What you may not be aware of, however, is that owe their existence to another less favourably received game.  Creator Scott Cawthon's pr...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Review: Aviary Attorney - Bird is the Word!

One of the benefits of Kickstarter is that it provides an avenue for games that would never see the light of day and which would be hastily shot down by the brandy-swilling residents of your average boardroom.  Aviary Attorney is one s...

 
 
 
 

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] Statues - PC. Don't Blink.

If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery then Statues is a veritable love letter to Doctor Who's 'Weeping Angels'. This indie horror borrows heavily from the show's 'Blink' episode, where the protagonists were pursued by the Weeping ...

 
 
 
 

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...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Quickposts

drmcscott

Im being haunted via the This twatters in every advert, youtube trailers, I cannot get away from him! Is this normal?

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Before They Are Magnificent second entry, and builds upon its predecessor I found myself amazed that Jezel, Logen and Ferros chapters outshone Gloktas for the most Also the cynical British sense of humour shines

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

Weve a long way to go, and theres a lot of shit that needs to get done so the pressure is going to have to be kept on the new administration and current batch of But goddamn does it feel good to finally real president

 
 
Roager

Look at this fat #pettoid because

 
 
taterchimp

Have DotA tournaments on as background noise, and just want to say that I find Moxie to be a very pleasant voice to listen Its good to drink, too, but thats Moxie, not

 
 
Flegma

I ended up listening to Macross Plus (1995) songs after not thinking about the anime for Im a bit curious if the anime predated virtual idol concerts?

 
 
TurboKill

Bloodborne board game (complete edition) came

 
 
GoofierBrute

All the flavors, and Don chose to be

 
 
medicamecanica

Maybe Im asking for more than I realized I thought if I wanted to get into hitman I could buy 3 and get the first two added in for a decent price, but its looking like itd cost a fair bit more than Im

 
 
Fuzunga

Happy Inauguration Day!

 
 
Tricerapops

Hey fellow Americans! Love ya, and things are looking up, but any chance we can stop calling this a peaceful transition?

 
 
Plissken

Does always late January brings #cursedmas echoes or what? Starting to see Baked Bean Furby in several post is never a good

 
 
indigit4l

I realized The People Under the Stairs is what a horror movie would be like if it took place in Mike Pences #aLittleBitLateMikePenceJoke

 
 
dmanatunga

Age of Calamity was A huge improvement on Hyrule Warriors (for me), especially in differentiation of Story had its moments too, as I honestly teared up at some There are frame rate issues that make me wish for a Switch

 
 
Boxman214

Now that the wicked witch is dead (so to speak), we can finally go back to arguing about things that truly Ill start: if you eat blue cheese, youre not welcome in my

 
 
Parismio

Could you imagine if Monster Hunter brought this back?

 
 
Hypno

Been saying this for

 
 
Robo Panda Z

Ive been making more time to get back into video A friend got me Monster Hunter: World for Theres a lot I like and dislike, but they sure put a lot of effort into this gloriously dumbass cat I love

 
 
Yue chan

My interview went really well!! I have also gotten calls for two more interviews at two more schools! Things are looking up!

 
 
Electric Reaper

I only started watching the last 30 minutes of it, but it looks like President Joe Bidens inauguration was about as boring as it should have Looks like hes off to a good

 
 
Chris Moyse

A lot to but

 
 
Seymour

Granted, Ive been a fan of hers since her debut and much moreso into her following two albums, but I really really liked Lady Gagas National Anthem J-Lo and Garth Brooks were also smart gets, my opinion of them

 
 
Jetter Mars

If Catherine has taught me anything valuable, its dont Seriously, these puzzles are tough enough in Id hate to participate in these puzzles in my own Sheep, ants, and blocks dont

 
 
bong264

#ToyToid

 
 
PhilKenSebben

I keep going back to this its so The gifs are amazing

 
 
Boxman214

This sums up my

 
 
TheBlondeBass

Sorry for the amount of stuff about my project in the quickposts lately, thisll be the last one for a while I swear! I was just really happy with drawings I did for placeholder portraits today, here they are! Edit: Daytime Bump :)

 
 
Billy Vegas

In Hitman 1&2 if you were disconnected you could play offline, now Hitman3 you get sent back to the main screen, so all your progress is

 
 
Vesalius

Sure the inauguration is cool and all, but I’ve spent the last hour verifying this is a real Family Circus And that, my friends, is what freedom really is all

 
 
Occams

#toytoid continues! Got there just as the NECA rep

 
 
jasondm300

Dear rest of the world: I apologize that our reboot took 4 Hopefully we will be back to working order

 
 
Flegma

if I left a camp, walked 1km south, then 1km east, shot a bear and returned to the camp with total of 3km traversed -- what was the colour of the bear?

 
 
Fivefinger Delta

On this great One last time, for good Fuck Ajit

 
 
ShadeOfLight

I get the worst Imposter Syndrome Im staring at the article I wrote that by all accounts is nearly ready for submission and all I can think is This is I may need to rewrite the whole

 
 
dephoenix

Friendly FYI, the Switch version of Kingdoms of Amalur will have the whole game on the cart, no need to download any of So now its just a question of how it runs on the But unless it runs like utter trash, it sounds good to

 
 
Cathedral

Finally saw a real PS5 in the wild and damn, that thing is huge! It actually made me Now if only I could find one to

 
 
Mamekuma

The wife and I have been playing Digimon World Next Order and god is it Its very much a PS1 game made in the PS4 era, which is both its downfall and Even the story is kinda good???

 
 
RiffRaff

Whats more cringe, gun toting tough guys or trilby wearing neck beards? I say tough

 
 
NeoTurbo

Welp, Im going to fall in this Princess Connect hole for a bit I

 
 
TheLimoMaker

Is this cursed?

 
 
Dango

Ill never find out if they saw through my bullshit or just wanted to see what the switch

 
 
Yue chan

Interview is in about 2 hours, wish me Send all the positive and good vibes my

 
 
Uncle Arena Fighter

My dad passed away in his sleep this The leadup has been a trial this past week; its both sad and relieving to see him Our relationship was odd, but he got me into games and movies, was a good talker, and beat his lifelong

 
 
Cathedral

If Star Wars didnt come out in 1977 and was being made now, which B-list actors would you choose for Luke, Leia, and Han?

 
 
FakePlasticTree

It has just come to my attention that Tetsuya Watari passed away back in He was the man who played Shintaro Kazama in every single Yakuza game since the original on Kinji Fukasaku made two films starring the man, more info in RIP

 
 
RiffRaff

Out of curiosity, do you all still preorder games? I do often and will continue to do Especially for indies where that early sales boost is a big boon to the I also find it convenient especially when shipping is

 
 
Just Aaron

Woo hoo! First time getting the featured comment! Feels like I`ve joined an exclusive club for the I wonder who has the world record for most featured My guess is Isay

 
 
Slimybear245

I thought this was a fan dub taking the piss out of the ainme(never watched it or heard of it before) but no seems to have been real and nothing like the Japense script at kinda entertaining mainly that the dialogue comes off so weird

 
 
Derpunkel

Got Like a Dragon as a (late) Christmas present! And theres room for another Ruy Ga Gotoku studio game on the