Articles written by A.J. Maciejewski (Page 12)
Will Gamearth's hero Rise to the occasion?
January 12, 2017 - Notoriously difficult games are almost always divisive. Rise & Shine may be one of the toughest 2D shooters ever created but does it provide a satisfying challenge or does the difficulty rise too high to shine?
Read more: Rise & Shine Review
A laidback labyrinthine experience
January 11, 2017 - The simplest video game concepts are often overlooked by developers in today's gaming world. Mega Maze has you try to escape a series of first-person labyrinths and it's actually quite addictive so let's get lost and give it a try!
Read more: Mega Maze Review
A tedious tale ten years in the making
January 9, 2017 - Seeing as it's been a decade in development, Final Fantasy XV is one of the most ambitious games ever created. Now that it's out, has this ambition steered the team in the right direction or did it get the best of them?
Read more: Final Fantasy XV Review
The bromance comes to an end
January 8, 2017 - The boys sure have been on quite an adventure but all things must come to an end. Now that I've finally finished Final Fantasy XV, please enjoy my summary of its last moments and thoughts about the ending. Obviously, major spoilers are ahead.
Read more: Final Fantasy XV: Chapter 13, 14, and Ending
2D platforming with a side of Pang
January 7, 2017 - It seems like many recent indie games have been inspired by the classic bubble-busting gameplay of Buster Bros. Spheroids does so by mixing it into a 2D platform adventure so let's get ready to bust it up yet again.
Read more: Spheroids Review
A bromantic train ride
January 6, 2017 - Noctis and his constant chums may have just had their confidence shaken up a bit by recent events but they're journeying onward like the brave bros they are. I am, too, so please enjoy these chapter summaries and my opinions on the adventure so far.
Read more: Final Fantasy XV: Chapter 10 to 12
The bromance gets real
January 5, 2017 - Noctis and his close-knit gang of bros have been on a wild ride so far. Although I took a few-week break, I'm back to provide a summary of the next few chapters of Final Fantasy XV as well as some opinions. Enough with the intro, bro; let's get to it!
Read more: Final Fantasy XV: Chapter 7 to 9
Frank's back for a bloody good time
January 4, 2017 - It's been a few years but Capcom's B movie zombie series is back with a familiar zombie-slaughtering hero. Step aside Nick because Frank's here to remind us how badass the OG of Dead Rising is. The question is: does he still have what it takes?
Read more: Dead Rising 4 Review
Time to buy a thicker umbrella
January 3, 2017 - Whenever game developers experiment with combining game genres, the results are always interesting. Steel Rain X strikes a balance between shoot 'em up gameplay and simulation components so let's see if it's a cocktail worth ordering.
Read more: Steel Rain X Review
A revolutionary year for gaming
December 31, 2016 - The mid-80s was an exciting time for gaming whether you preferred playing on a PC, NES, or arcade machine. Last year on New Year's Eve, I counted down the best games of 1995 but this year we're going back even further. Step into your hot tub time machine and put on the latest Pet Shop Boys album because here are the best games from thirty years ago!
Read more: Top 10 Games of 1986