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A nifty mini-game filled spin-off
March 6, 2018 - The classic word-based puzzle adventure series is finally back but this time in party game form. Scribblenauts Showdown may be a huge departure for the series but does it offer enough enjoyable gameplay to be a worthy entry in such a phenomenal franchise?
Read more: Scribblenauts Showdown Review
A clever cooperative concoction
February 8, 2018 - Blending genres to create interesting gaming experiences usually has mixed results. However, Aegis Defenders' combination of 2D platforming and real-time strategy is an absolute blast that you can enjoy with a chum so let's start hunting for relics!
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Discover four more worthwhile blasts from the past
January 6, 2018 - Microsoft has already digitally reissued a small number of their classic games yet many more remain in the depths of obscurity. Here, I'll discuss 4 original Xbox games that I think are still worth playing in 2018 and beyond.
Read more: Xbox Hidden Gems (Part 2)
Fast moves for plastic dudes
September 24, 2017 - As a game adaptation of the third mainstream Lego film, you'd expect Traveller's Tales to offer a refined adventure. Thankfully, this action-packed movie tie-in is a delightful experience so grab your katana and let's save Ninjago!
Read more: The Lego Ninjago Movie Video Game Review
2D action with a side of meta
August 15, 2017 - Self-referential video games can be quite entertaining if done right. Does Icey's action-intense campaign blend well with its meta narrative? Unsheathe your blade and let's find out.
Read more: Icey Review
The original finally gets a console port
August 5, 2017 - Following the success of the super-fun shmup Gunbird, Psikyo released another arcade shooting gem. Strikers 1945 is a crazy cooperative shoot 'em up that'll have you and a friend blasting away enemy mechs within an alternate post-war history so let's check it out!
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Ys meets Trails of Cold Steel
July 1, 2017 - Nihon Falcom have been creating some of the most memorable JRPGs for decades. Now that they've brought back their lesser-known Xanadu series, do they still have what it takes to make a worthwhile RPG?
Read more: Tokyo Xanadu Review
It's no bubbly chocolate bar
April 10, 2017 - Ever since Rez debuted back in 2001, many game developers have tried to emulate its addictive mix of rhythm and shooting elements. Aaero may forge its own identity but does it do enough to keep gamers hooked?
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Get your trigger finger ready
March 23, 2017 - If you've visited this humble site before then you probably know how much I love shoot 'em ups. Here, I'll take a look back at a few classics and a couple of more obscure titles so maybe you'll discover a shmup or two to add to your collection.
Read more: Shoot 'em Ups Review Roundup (Part 1)
An RTS for the rest of us
March 1, 2017 - Microsoft's popular first-person shooter series has seen a few spin-offs over the years. Here we have the sequel to 2009's real-time strategy game Halo Wars so wake up from your cryosleep and let's smash some Atriox.
Read more: Halo Wars 2 Review
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