Articles written by A.J. Maciejewski (Page 40)
Almost as mindless as an actual fireworks display
January 5, 2016 - As the first review of the New Year, it's fitting that this game is about fireworks. Certain games have fond memories attached yet upon revisiting them; sometimes you have to wonder why. In the end, is Fantavision worthy of a current gen port?
Read more: Fantavision Review
Getting familiar with life as a Class VII student
January 4, 2016 - As I slowly work my way through this fantastic RPG, I must say that I'm impressed. Now that I've completed up to chapter 2, let's take a deeper look at the Erebonian Empire but be warned; there will be spoilers.
Read more: Trails of Cold Steel: Class Is in Session
This tempest refuses to die down
January 1, 2016 - Last year, I had the privilege to review the intensely challenging yet undeniably addictive Hyper Void. Therefore, it brings me great joy to share some news of how this space shooting gem just keeps getting better.
Read more: Hyper Void's Universe Keeps Expanding
Rediscover an incredible year full of timeless classics
December 31, 2015 - Between SNES, Genesis, PlayStation, and Saturn; the mid-90s was a great time to be a gamer. It's New Year's Eve and everyone's already counted down their top games of 2015 but I do things differently, so why not turn back the clock a couple of decades?
Read more: Top 10 Games of 1995
Practical puzzler meets slave labour
December 30, 2015 - Games rarely provide players with unlimited freedom to solve puzzles however they wish. In comes Infinifactory which allows you to let your imagination run wild and build complex factories, but enough talk; let's get to work!
Read more: Infinifactory Review
A return to old-school RPG greatness
December 27, 2015 - The Legend of Heroes has been around for a long time and this fresh new tale is a triumphant revitalization for the series. Iron your uniform because you're about to be schooled on this underrated RPG gem.
Read more: Trails of Cold Steel: The Journey's off to a Classy Start
Zizou's back and more stylish than ever
December 26, 2015 - I always get excited when an unexpected sequel to an underrated game comes out. The Legend of Dark Witch 2 expands on the original formula but does it offer enough of a new experience to be a worthy follow-up?
Read more: The Legend of Dark Witch 2 Review
A new approach to a magical world
December 24, 2015 - Trine has won over audiences with its beautiful visuals and tight puzzle platforming gameplay. However, this step into the third dimension is a huge departure for the series. Does it still deliver the magic or were our heroes better off in a two dimensional world?
Read more: Trine 3: The Artifacts of Power Review
A strange tale of an odd fellow
December 23, 2015 - It always takes moxie to craft a unique gaming experience. Von Sottendorff's adventure combines sliding tile puzzles and 3D platforming gameplay in an interesting and trippy world but is it worth taking enough substances to enjoy the ride?
Read more: The Delusions of Von Sottendorff and His Square Mind Review
Super Sprint meets Death Race 2000
December 21, 2015 - Top-down racers are a forgotten genre but thankfully BlazeRush is here to bring it new life. Although it debuted last year, this polished iteration is better than ever so slip on your driving gloves and let's take it to the track.
Read more: BlazeRush Review