Home > Reviews Index
BioShock Infinite
22/04/13 20:39:06 - BioShock Infinite
"BioShock Infinite comes close to hitting nearly every target and is not to be missed."
Gears of War: Judgment
19/03/13 22:13:22 - Gears of War: Judgment
"It's a shame there isn't more substance to keep Judgment from staling to mindless, meaningless shooting for points and standings on a leaderboard."
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance
22/02/13 09:33:48 - Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance
"All in all though, it's a Platinum game...if you're familiar with their work, and are a fan of it, Revengeance won't create an exception to that perception."
DmC Devil May Cry
28/01/13 03:35:37 - DmC: Devil May Cry
"Ninja Theory and Capcom have created a fresh, exciting, and entirely successful take on the story of young Dante and his tale of retribution."
Hitman Absolution
20/11/12 02:37:42 - Hitman: Absolution
"Overall it's a skillful execution of functional aesthetics and believable gameplay."
007 Legends
30/10/12 03:02:32 - 007 Legends
"It isn't just another Bond-game letdown, it's a pretty shallow shooter as well."
08/10/12 10:20:17 - Dishonored
"It's unfortunate the game has an ending."
Resident Evil 6
02/10/12 08:02:31 - Resident Evil 6
"Realistically, the greatest praise you can give a game shouldn't be, “It works!”"
Borderlands 2
30/09/12 10:46:34 - Borderlands 2
"It remains a part of a series in need of more things to do than going around guns blazing for XP. "
Sleeping Dogs
28/08/12 11:46:06 - Sleeping Dogs
"The game's setting is unique, its presentation is generally stellar and its gameplay a lot of fun"
Darksiders II
22/08/12 02:16:48 - Darksiders 2
"Darksiders 2 continues to show Vigil's strengths, but it also demonstrates why only making something bigger doesn't necessarily make it better"
Max Payne 3
03/07/12 02:17:57 - Max Payne 3
"Rockstar has crafted another polished title"
Assassin's Creed Revelations
17/11/11 00:21:22 - Assassin's Creed Revelations
"Revelations provides for the same kind of experience as a yearly released sports title."
Saints Row: The Third
11/11/11 22:56:37 - Saints Row: The Third
"If more than unprejudiced violence and shootouts had wormed their way into the mix...Saints Row: The Third could've been exceptional"
04/10/11 10:52:02 - Rage
"There might be plenty of exceptional art work on display, but playing a game shouldn't only feel like an artist's interactive demo reel."
Gears of War 3
16/09/11 18:28:13 - Gears of War 3
"There are two ways to look at Gears of War 3: it's the best of the series; and, it's not a disappointing ending. "
Dead Island
09/09/11 22:54:18 - Dead Island
"It can be fun for a bit, and the outdoor environments look gorgeous (the recycled human models, not so much), but Dead Island doesn't offer much else."
Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine
06/09/11 21:32:15 - Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine
"Though the general gameplay might be shortsighted, have pacing deficiencies, and is fairly one-note, the mechanics behind it are sound."
Deus Ex: Human Revolution
23/08/11 01:00:42 - Deus Ex: Human Revolution
"Here and there it's in need of some attention, but the groundwork is certainly there to build upon."
Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon
14/07/11 10:03:59 - Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon
"With nothing to distract you from its single-track design, even its budget status is too weighty. It's a perfect bargain bin timesink, maybe."
Shadows of the Damned
11/07/11 09:45:22 - Shadows of the Damned
"It's mature sexual content (and immature sexual humor) that's woven together with gore-splattered gameplay set to a unique and refreshing sense of style."
Red Faction: Armageddon
06/06/11 09:56:50 - Red Faction: Armageddon
"Armageddon works, and there's at least a functional, mindless romp to be had, but it's not a surprising one worth revisiting or meant to contemplate."
L.A. Noire
25/05/11 22:12:58 - LA Noire
"Though its gameplay is less successful or interesting than its presentation, LA Noire definitely advances the art of digital storytelling. "
Dragon Age 2
11/03/11 20:34:55 - Dragon Age 2
"Without the thoughtful structure and fully realized world like that of Origins, it's one that exists in the hyphenated space of “action-RPG” where the first 5 h"
Fight Night Champion
07/03/11 08:00:20 - Fight Night Champion
"Clichés or not, Fight Night Champion scores a KO."
01/03/11 02:00:29 - Bulletstorm
"The game easily transcends its “return to roots” vibe for an experience that’s easily one of this year’s best."
de Blob 2: The Underground
23/02/11 00:29:22 - de Blob 2
"Without a doubt, de Blob is situated to become a marquee franchise for THQ and Blue Tongue."
Test Drive Unlimited 2
22/02/11 21:40:22 - Test Drive Unlimited 2
"The concept of a racing game that effortlessly integrates multiplayer looks great on paper, but the execution just doesn't cut it."
Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds
16/02/11 03:04:31 - Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds
"There's a lot to love for longtime franchise fans and new challengers alike with fighting that's excitingly frantic. "
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Vietnam
03/01/11 08:06:51 - Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Vietnam
"Vietnam builds on the strengths of an already excellent game and provides the player with some incredibly well-made new content."
Enslaved: Odyssey to the West - Pigsy's Perfect 10 DLC
01/12/10 22:57:31 - Pigsy's Perfect 10
"Clever, entertaining, and generous, I only hope that Ninja Theory continues to create DLC as strong as this."
Need for Speed Hot Pursuit
29/11/10 09:01:21 - Need for Speed Hot Pursuit
"A few rough edges during solo play, but brighter promise in leveraging tight mechanics for a socially minded multiplayer affair. "
Call of Duty: Black Ops
18/11/10 02:04:18 - Call of Duty: Black Ops
"Good as it is, let's hope Treyarch or Infinity Ward break the CoD template after this one, crack open the window, and let some good fresh air into the series."
James Bond 007: Blood Stone
09/11/10 23:02:03 - James Bond 007: Blood Stone
"Gameplay is straightforward and isn't composed of an enthralling story, but it's serviceable and more than playable."
Fist of the North Star
03/11/10 01:23:19 - Fist of the North Star: Ken's Rage
"Anything beyond the re-skinned Dynasty half only proves to be a chore."
23/10/10 00:10:58 - Vanquish
"Vanquish shows how its possible to deliver a strong, albeit surprising, performance."
Fallout: New Vegas
19/10/10 07:37:34 - Fallout: New Vegas
"By bringing little else new to the experience and with it being as buggy as ever, New Vegas could have been adequate as a smaller-sized expansion disc."
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow
15/10/10 08:41:19 - Castlevania: Lords of Shadow
"Sure, it cribs, borrows, and steals from other games, but in the end, it still moves a classic in a great, new direction."
Dead Rising 2
11/10/10 09:39:31 - Dead Rising 2
"Killing zombies is one thing; killing our downtime with a poorly designed, nonsensical and patchwork game is another. "
Enslaved: Odyssey to the West
10/10/10 23:43:39 - Enslaved: Odyssey to the West (X360)
"Enslaved: Odyssey to the West deserves attention and rewards the player"
01/10/10 10:01:34 - Hydrophobia
"Dark Energy has undoubtedly created some impressive technology and fiction, but neither are expressly enjoyable in what's playable. "
Halo: Reach
13/09/10 22:26:41 - Halo: Reach
"As a Halo game it rivals the nostalgia Combat Evolved instilled in us nearly a decade ago"
Mafia 2
03/09/10 11:11:55 - Mafia II (X360)
"If you're in the mood for a playable story...it's easy to sink a few hours into the follow-up to one of 2002's greatest hits."
20/07/10 05:01:09 - DeathSpank
"Like those summer cineplex comedies that get you out of the sweltering heat for a few laugh-filled hours, DeathSpank delivers the goods."
Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck's Revenge
13/07/10 00:13:10 - Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck's Revenge (X360)
"Even after nearly 20 years, it's still funnier, more clever, and well-written than the vast majority of “blockbusters” lining the digital shelves."
RISK: Factions
09/07/10 00:57:44 - Risk: Factions
"At around ten dollars, Risk: Factions provides a lot of gameplay and another motivation for ditching the tabletop for the console"
Naughty Bear
09/07/10 00:20:55 - Naughty Bear (X360)
"As it stands, Naughty Bear is overpriced and undercooked."
Crackdown 2
06/07/10 00:18:59 - Crackdown 2
"In short, Crackdown 2 feels more like Crackdown Too."
05/07/10 11:39:04 - Singularity (X360)
"If you can overlook its utter lack of new car smell, Singularity is a pretty good way to pass some time."