Articles written by A.J. Maciejewski (Page 27)
Classic shoot 'em up gameplay redefined
May 31, 2016 - Believe it or not, Raiden has been around for over 25 years. This latest shmupstravaganza retains what makes the series special while offering enough innovation for its Vulcan Cannons to shine brighter than ever.
Read more: Raiden V Review
Falling down a well is more fun than you'd think
May 28, 2016 - Retro-inspired indie games are being made faster than comic book movies. Downwell's unique concept and tight gameplay set it apart from the competition but is that enough to make it a must-have title?
Read more: Downwell Review
Prepare to test your mettle
May 28, 2016 - If the concept of intensely challenging one-on-one arena combat entices you then Furi's a game to keep on your radar. I recently played through a short demo so let's explore this grueling world and see if it puts up a fair fight.
Read more: Get Your Rage on with Furi
A fun-filled trip to the lanes
May 27, 2016 - Very few video games provide satisfying yet mindless fun quite like bowling does. This update to 2012's Crazy Strike Bowling for PlayStation 3 offers more addictive action set in a familiar world so let's see if it gets a strike or lands in the gutter.
Read more: Crazy Strike Bowling EX Review
The Chums' delightful debut
May 25, 2016 - As we all know, bears and penguins love to play video games. In this new video series, we follow the adventures of a couple of chums who may not share the same tastes, but they definitely both love gaming.
Read more: Bear and Penguin Play Chew Man Fu (Episode 1)
Blast away like it's 1999
May 24, 2016 - Sony's original PlayStation was home to a ton of incredible scrolling shooters. Unfortunately, many of them never made it to North America but here are ten that thankfully have so fuel up your Solvalou and let's start shooting.
Read more: Top 10 PlayStation Shoot 'em Ups
A retro isometric experience
May 24, 2016 - Old-school inspired indie games rarely emulate what made video gaming special back in the day. Thankfully, Lumo does so perfectly but does it also carry too much retro baggage?
Read more: Lumo Review
Eat your friends
May 22, 2016 - Playing tag is a lot crazier when everyone has a target on their back. Chompy Chomp Chomp Party ingeniously implements that concept in a unique way so let's see if this up to nine player party is worth crashing.
Read more: Chompy Chomp Chomp Party Review
Fun with physics in space
May 20, 2016 - If you've ever wanted to chill out and have a good time in outer space then this is the game for you. Full of a variety of modes for one or more players, Perfect Universe is the complete package when it comes to out of this world gameplay.
Read more: Perfect Universe Review
Prepare to die... again and again
May 19, 2016 - Dying in video games isn't always a bad thing. In Life Goes On, you use your army of knights' corpses to solve puzzles. Intrigued? Let's waste our lives and find out if it's any good.
Read more: Life Goes On: Done to Death Review