Reviews (Page 20)
Fun 2D platforming with kooky virtual pals
June 4, 2017 - There are so many side-scrolling platformers out there that it's hard to keep up. Thankfully, Shu provides a unique twist on the typical formula and now that it's available for Vita, let's take a look at how it holds up in such a crowded genre.
Read more: Shu Review
Finally, a Power Rangers RPG
June 2, 2017 - Some game premises are simply built for success. Chroma Squad is a strategy RPG that is clearly inspired by Mighty Morphin Power Rangers so let's see if this combination adds up to a morphin' good time.
Read more: Chroma Squad Review
For fans only
June 1, 2017 - Aquaplus' adult-oriented visual novel / strategy RPG hybrid has finally made its western debut. Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception is an intriguing game indeed but is it held back by its limited niche appeal?
Read more: Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception Review
Bite-sized dungeon fun
May 31, 2017 - System Prisma's charming little classic dungeon series is back with a brand new third title after more than five years since the previous one. However, does the simplistic dungeon-based action RPG gameplay hold up in 2017?
Read more: Cladun Returns: This is Sengoku! Review
Get ready for a paddlin'
May 30, 2017 - Hitting balls with paddles has been around since the beginning of gaming. Paddle Vs. Paddle is a new spin on the classics as it incorporates aspects of different retro games to form an intriguing take on the genre but is it any good?
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Classic JRPG gameplay that feels fresh
May 29, 2017 - Compile Heart have made some fantastic RPGs over the years and now they're at it again. Dark Rose Valkyrie is a rewarding and unique take on the genre yet it retains enough classic elements to make it an overall familiar experience.
Read more: Dark Rose Valkyrie Review
War of the words
May 29, 2017 - After starting life as a game jam before making its way to Steam, The Insult Simulator now arrives on current-gen consoles. Has the joke worn thin or is insulting people just as much fun as ever?
Read more: Oh...Sir!! The Insult Simulator Review
The five stages of adventure
May 28, 2017 - Games without combat that actually keep players engaged are a rare breed. RiME has you control a mysterious young lad who goes on an adventure full of oddities and beautiful landscapes so let's see if his journey is one worth experiencing.
Read more: RiME Review
2D platforming with a twist
May 27, 2017 - Being able to swap characters on the fly is such a cool mechanic. Unit 4 is a tough-as-nails 2D platformer that allows you to choose from a variety of four unique chums so get ready to battle some evil alien conquerors with style.
Read more: Unit 4 Review
Mama's sweeter than ever
May 23, 2017 - Over 10 years after her debut, Mama's still serving up delicious treats. This entry in the long-running series has you help Mama make a variety of goodies for her bakery so pick up some flour and sugar and let's get baked!
Read more: Cooking Mama: Sweet Shop Review