Detective video games
The legacy of a master thief
March 13, 2018 - Another enthralling Poirot game has released! Oh wait, what happened to Poirot that he's degraded from master crime solver to constable... and was he always Swiss?!
Read more: The Raven Remastered Review
Strangers on a Train
March 7, 2018 - Mike Bithell, the creator of Thomas Was Alone and Volume, is at it again with his latest work just released for Nintendo Switch. However, does this indie short deserve the same attention as Thomas?
Read more: Subsurface Circular Review
ICOM Simulations: the NES collection
November 4, 2017 - Shadowgate, Deja Vu, and Uninvited are finally available in one comprehensive package for modern consoles. If you have no idea what those games are then don't worry, I'll fill you in on the details.
Read more: 8-bit Adventure Anthology: Volume 1 Review
A murder mystery game to die for
October 11, 2017 - Monokuma is back in action providing motives for a collection of sixteen teenagers to murder each other in a brand new killing game.
Read more: Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony Review
Get lost in a new visual novel for Vita
August 20, 2017 - Sony's latest handheld has a vast library of visual novels yet few contain stories gripping enough to make them hard to put down. Collar X Malice combines otome elements and suspense in an immersive way so let me tell you all about it.
Read more: Collar X Malice: A Thrilling Otome Experience
Staring into the abyss
August 20, 2017 - Observer has an original premise: a first-person cyberpunk detective experience with a side of psychological horror. It sounds like an intriguing combination but how well does it all come together? Let's take a look.
Read more: Observer Review
Far from elementary
December 24, 2016 - Nothing beats sitting on the couch with a cup of tea, a blanket and a copy of the latest Sherlock Holmes game. However, does this incarnation of the mystery franchise deliver the same adventurous and mind-bending fun as the previous one?
Read more: Sherlock Holmes: The Devil's Daughter Review
One day pen pal, next day detective
November 16, 2016 - I was intrigued by Root Letter as soon as I saw it being compared to the Phoenix Wright games. As a visual novel that prides itself on its similarities to such an awesome series, how well does it live up to its promise?
Read more: Root Letter Review
Prepare to be condescended to
October 17, 2016 - A detective novel by the developers of Hotel Dusk and Last Window sounds promising. But how does it hold up with so many similar titles that are also available for 3DS?
Read more: Chase: Cold Case Investigations - Distant Memories Review
Bien! Time to put my grey cells to work
March 7, 2016 - Agatha Christie's classic novel has made the leap to modern consoles and now gamers have the chance to enter Poirot's fascinating world of murder and intrigue. Do you have what it takes to solve the mystery of the ABC murders?
Read more: Agatha Christie: The ABC Murders Review
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