Reviews (Page 43)
My poor X button
July 26, 2016 - Dungeon Punks tries to be a throwback to classic arcade brawlers like Golden Axe and Dungeons & Dragons: Tower of Doom. However, its mind-numbingly repetitive combat means it falls well short of its ambitions.
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Fang Fairizes for a new generation
July 24, 2016 - The original Fairy Fencer F is an often overlooked and underrated JRPG. This remake for the modern age does a great job of ironing out a lot of wrinkles but is it a worthwhile adventure for existing fans and newcomers alike?
Read more: Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark Force Review
Drive like an animal
July 22, 2016 - If there's one thing gamers need; it's more kart racers. Obliteracers isn't your typical racing game but it does offer unique gameplay that can be very fun to enjoy with friends so invite the whole barn over and let's put the pedal to the metal!
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Are you quick on your feet?
July 20, 2016 - It seems like there's a new challenging 2D platformer with single-screen stages every week. 10 Second Ninja X may not reinvent the genre but it does provide some fun times for the ninja in you.
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Fails to deliver
July 20, 2016 - Ninja Pizza Girl attempts to serve up a 2D speed-runner topped with an important social message but the end result feels rather half-baked.
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Guaranteed to bug you
July 15, 2016 - MilitAnt is designed to frustrate. From bullet sponge bosses to difficult-to-make jumps and maliciously placed checkpoints, it seems to delight in making you do the same thing over and over again - no doubt partly due to the fact it only contains a handful of levels.
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Target Earth: accessible edition
July 15, 2016 - You wouldn't think a somewhat obscure 1990 Sega Genesis 2D run and gun shooter would translate well for today's standards. However, Assault Suit Leynos proves that retro games can be as good as any modern title so let's start shooting.
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Nightmarish 2D action
July 14, 2016 - Back in the '90s, there were a ton of games set within sinister worlds inhabited by ugly creatures. Daydreamer brings back that style as if it never went away but is it a genre worth revisiting?
Read more: Daydreamer: Awakened Edition Review
Can you hack it?
July 14, 2016 - Dex is a lot of things. It's an adventure game, an RPG, a side-scrolling action game, a Metroidvania-esque platformer, and at times a top-down shooter. And thanks to a rich game world and intriguing storyline, it's also a very enjoyable experience.
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A slam dunk, home run, and touchdown all in one
July 13, 2016 - Sports video games don't always have to be based on reality. Videoball combines retro Asteroids-style shooting with pushing balls into nets to create one extremely enjoyable competitive experience so get your monochrome jersey on and let the games begin!
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