Game Reviews

 
Life Is Strange: True Colors Game Poster Image
age 16+
Narrative adventure deftly balances life's beauty and pain.
Platforms: Google Stadia, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S
(2021)
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Twelve Minutes Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Repetition is key to this strong but deeply disturbing plot.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S
(2021)
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Disgaea 6 Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Streamlined systems make hard-core strategy tale grind-free.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4
(2021)
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Famicom Detective Club: The Missing Heir Game Poster Image
age 13+
Retro murder mystery is intriguing but tedious and obscure.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2021)
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Hood: Outlaws & Legends Game Poster Image
age 15+
Bloody, medieval multiplayer entry puts fresh spin on genre.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Windows, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S
(2021)
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World of Demons Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Challenging, rewarding samurai game with scary imagery.
Platforms: Apple Arcade
(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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Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time Game Poster Image
age 10+
Family-friendly action game delivers retro fun.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2020)
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Tell Me Why Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Emotionally charged story invites dialogue and reflection.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S
(2020)
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A Total War Saga: Troy Game Poster Image
age 15+
The myth of the Trojan War gets a dose of reality.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2020)
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Roki Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Wonderfully visual and imaginative tale based on folklore.
Platforms: Windows
(2020)
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Trials of Mana Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Simple remake has bloodless combat, some iffy costumes.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2020)
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Yakuza 0 Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Mature mafia story packs loads of violence, repetitive acts.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2020)
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Street Fighter V: Champion Edition Game Poster Image
age 14+
Fighting franchise has perfect KO with largest brawler yet.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2020)
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Luigi's Mansion 3 Game Poster Image
age 8+
Cartoonish haunted house game has a smart, brave hero.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch
(2019)
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Children of Morta Game Poster Image
age 13+
Fun retro tale with fantasy combat, strong family themes.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Persona Q2: New Cinema Labyrinth Game Poster Image
age 15+
Dungeon crawler has engaging play but disturbing imagery.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2019)
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Total War: Three Kingdoms Game Poster Image
age 15+
Fantasy meets history in complex strategy for older gamers.
Platforms: Windows
(2019)
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Fate/Extella Link Game Poster Image
age 15+
Repetitive button-mashing combat best shared with others.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2019)
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Omen of Sorrow Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Fascinating fighting game with monstrous horror characters.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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