Game Reviews

Scarlet Hood and the Wicked Wood Game Poster Image
age 10+
Fairy tale-inspired adventure has problematic elements.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2021)
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The Oregon Trai‪l‬ (Apple Arcade Edition) Game Poster Image
age 10+
Stellar (and more accurate) reboot of a simulation classic.
Platforms: Apple Arcade
(2021)
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Star Trek: Legends Game Poster Image
age 8+
Away teams boldly go into entertaining Trek adventures.
Platforms: Apple Arcade
(2021)
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Pac-Man 99 Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Competitive pellet munching puts fun spin on battle royale.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2021)
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Oddworld: Soulstorm Game Poster Image
age 13+
Side-scroller provocative despite bugs, stiff controls.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows
(2021)
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Star Wars: Republic Commando (2021 Remake) Game Poster Image
age 13+
Squad-based shooter barely enhanced in re-released remake.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
(2021)
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NBA 2K21 Arcade Edition Game Poster Image
age 10+
Without microtransactions, portable basketball is a treat.
Platforms: Apple Arcade
(2021)
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Zombieland VR: Headshot Fever Game Poster Image
age 16+
Violent virtual reality zombie shooter is surprisingly fun.
Platforms: Oculus Quest
(2021)
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Outriders Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Violent, mature shooter/adventure is a fresh space tale.
Platforms: Google Stadia, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S
(2021)
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Kaze and the Wild Masks Game Poster Image
age 8+
Enjoyable rabbit adventure is a tribute to classic games.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2021)
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Evil Genius 2: World Domination Game Poster Image
age 13+
Strategic sequel proves just how good is to be the bad guy.
Platforms: Windows
(2021)
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Disco Elysium: The Final Cut Game Poster Image
age 18+
Story-driven tale loaded with mature themes, gray messages.
Platforms: Google Stadia, Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S
(2021)
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Balan Wonderworld Game Poster Image
age 8+
Muddled platformer has a bit of bloodless fantasy violence.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S
(2021)
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It Takes Two Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Flawed story with mature themes has some fun co-op moments.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S
(2021)
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Monster Hunter Rise Game Poster Image
age 13+
Combat-focused adventure "rises" as a must-have experience.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2021)
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Story of Seasons: Pioneers of Olive Town Game Poster Image
age 8+
Shallow socializing hampers otherwise enjoyable life sim.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2021)
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Black Legend Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Turn-based strategy game has surprising violence, nudity.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2021)
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Chronicle of Innsmouth: Mountains of Madness Game Poster Image
age 13+
Retro Lovecraft adventure's scariest parts are its flaws.
Platforms: Windows
(2021)
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Arkham Horror: Mother's Embrace Game Poster Image
age 16+
Violent Lovecraftian mystery is fun but technically flawed.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2021)
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Plants vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville Complete Edition Game Poster Image
age 10+
Cartoon shooter is loaded with fast-paced, bloodless combat.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2021)
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