Articles Written by A.J. Maciejewski (Page 147) RSS Feed for A.J. Maciejewski
Plumber vs. Hedgehog: Round 5
September 7, 2016 - Every couple of years, two of gaming's most iconic mascots compete in Olympic events. This fifth iteration of the series has Mario & Sonic landing in Rio so let's find out if the festivities are worth attending.
Read more: Mario & Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games Review
Big dungeons, even bigger boobies
September 6, 2016 - The Vita sure has its fair share of first-person dungeon crawlers. With so many titles to choose from, are MeiQ's enormous dungeons big and juicy enough for genre fans to wrap their eager hands around?
Read more: MeiQ: Labyrinth of Death Review
September 3, 2016 - You don't often see games that combine the excitement of a shoot 'em up with the intimate battles of a fighting game. So, let's find out how Touhou Genso Rondo's genre-blending formula fares in the ring.
Read more: Touhou Genso Rondo: Bullet Ballet Review
A piece of shift
September 1, 2016 - The classic shoot 'em up formula is hard to screw up. All you need is solid gameplay and over-the-top action and there you go; a decent shmup is born. So, where did Solar Shifter EX go so horribly wrong?
Read more: Solar Shifter EX Review
Not so fast and even less furious
August 30, 2016 - Not every game where you drive a car is about racing. Absolute Drift has you perform stunts to earn points but is the discipline required in order to master its tough challenge worth the effort?
Read more: Absolute Drift: Zen Edition Review
Another year's worth of hidden gems
August 25, 2016 - Video Chums debuted two years ago today and it has given me the opportunity to play many buried treasures. Here, I count down the ten most underrated games out of the 191 that I've reviewed within the past year. Enjoy!
Read more: Top 10 Underrated Games I've Reviewed (Year Two)
The Neverhood lives on
August 23, 2016 - You don't see that many claymation games anymore so thankfully, Doug TenNapel and gang are back to show gamers just how awesome the art form is. However, does their new game live up to their previous triumphs?
Read more: Armikrog Review
Explosive aerial combat
August 22, 2016 - There's something about flying around and blowing stuff up that's just awesome. Strike Vector EX tries to offer exhilarating gameplay but does it soar high or crash and burn?
Read more: Strike Vector EX Review
Kickin' it old school
August 22, 2016 - Everyone has their favourite 2D fighting series whether it's Street Fighter, Guilty Gear, or Mortal Kombat. But, one thing's for sure: The King of Fighters is not one to ignore. So, let's see if this latest iteration has what it takes to emerge victorious.
Read more: The King of Fighters XIV Review
Hero, plumber, athlete
August 18, 2016 - Everyone's favourite red-hatted superstar has seen his fair share of spin-offs over the years. Here we have four sports in one game but was it worth the recent port to Wii U? Lace up your sneakers and let's find out.
Read more: Mario Sports Mix Review
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