Articles written by A.J. Maciejewski (Page 18)
Revisit five retro classics
November 11, 2016 - Nintendo's Virtual Console has been a treasure trove of great classic games ever since its debut back in November 2006. Now that it's ten years old, let's take a look at the first five Virtual Console games that I ever reviewed.
Read more: Virtual Console Review Roundup (Part 1)
What a load of ships
November 10, 2016 - There are so many shoot 'em ups that you'd think it's all been done by now. However, Xenoraid has an interesting ship-switching mechanic that breathes new life in the genre so get your thumbs ready for some intense space combat.
Read more: Xenoraid Review
Capable fighting with a massive cast
November 8, 2016 - 2D fighters have been around for decades yet BlazBlue has remained a fresh take on the genre. Seeing as this fourth BlazBlue title has a lot of competition out there, let's see how it holds up in the ring.
Read more: BlazBlue Central Fiction Review
Intense 2D action with a side of frustration
November 7, 2016 - There's something about taking on hordes of alien invaders that's still fun decades later. Earth's Dawn combines melee and ranged combat to create one thrilling action-packed adventure so let's suit up and enter E.B.E. territory.
Read more: Earth's Dawn Review
Bringing competition back to the party
November 5, 2016 - Mario hasn't been throwing the best parties over the past five years or so but this pocket-sized shindig may turn his reputation around. Charge your 3DS, make sure you don't throw away your invitation, and let's get this party started!
Read more: Mario Party Star Rush Review
Didn't I already review this?
November 4, 2016 - Whenever a better version of a game releases, it's usually difficult to know whether it's worth purchasing again. Infinite Burst definitely improves on the original Bullet Soul, but is it enough to warrant downloading as well?
Read more: Bullet Soul: Infinite Burst Review
Mario has some catching up to do
November 3, 2016 - Nintendo has a long history of creating must-have consoles with epic libraries of first-party games. However, one area that they need to improve is their online capabilities so here's a wish list of features that would make Switch even more awesome.
Read more: 6 Nintendo Switch Online Features We'd Love to See
A first-class JRPG sequel
November 2, 2016 - Gamers always hope that sequels live up to their predecessors. Thankfully, Trails of Cold Steel II goes above and beyond the first installment so let's go back to school and see what Rean and his pals have been up to.
Read more: The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II Review
That is one long ending
November 1, 2016 - Having just completed The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II, I must say that it's been an incredible journey. Here, I'll summarize all of the events that unfolded in its final chapters so don't read any further if you're trying to avoid spoilers.
Read more: Trails of Cold Steel II: Finale to Epilogue
Back to school
October 30, 2016 - Rean and his classmates have been going on quite the adventure. Now that I'm finally done Act 2, here's my take on the second half of the act. Before you read any further, just know that there will be spoilers!
Read more: Trails of Cold Steel II: Act 2 (Part 3 & 4)