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Toukiden Kiwami Review: More of the same

Price: ($59.99 on PS4) System(s): Vita (PS4) Release Date: March 31, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Koei Tecmo (Omega Force) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Alcohol Reference, Blood and Gore, Mild Suggestive Themes, Partial Nudity, and Violence I defy you to not be interested in the opportunity to literally beat a monster’s limbs off, put them on a stick, and more »

White Night Review: Resident Evil meets Sin City

White Night Price: $14.99 System(s): PS4, PC, Xbox One Release Date: March 3, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Activision (OSome Studio) ESRB Rating: “Mature” for Blood, Language, Partial Nudity, Sexual Themes and Violence White Night asks the question, what would happen if you took the color, the zombies and the gunplay out of the original Resident Evil? more »

Bladestorm: Nightmare Review: Musou misstep

Bladestorm: Nightmare Price: $49.99 System(s): PS4, Xbox One Release Date: March 17, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Koei Tecmo (Omega Force) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Alcohol Reference, Mild Language and Violence Bladestorm: Nightmare is a hell of a game. It’s a mess. It’s an absolute mess, and it still has me scratching my head, struggling to even more »

Dreamfall Chapters Book Two: Rebels Review: Moving on

Dreamfall Chapters Book Two: Rebels Price: $29.99 System(s): PC Release Date: March 12, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Red Thread Games (Red Thread Games) ESRB Rating: Rating Pending (Most likely “Mature.”) Dreamfall Chapters Book One: Reborn was all about introducing new players to the Dreamfall universe, as well as reminding old fans of what happened in Dreamfall: The Longest Journey. And yet, more »

Mario Party 10 Review: 3 Flavors of partying

Mario Party 10 Price: System(s): Wii U Release Date: March 20, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Nintendo (Nd Cube) ESRB Rating: “Everyone” Nintendo’s Mario Party series has made it to its ‘tweens with Mario Party 10 launching on the Wii U. After so many iterations across several different platforms, it may be hard to believe that developer more »

Fossil Fighters: Frontier Review: Make your life in the wild unknown

Fossil Fighters: Frontier Price:  System(s): 3DS Release Date: March 20, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Nintendo (Red/Spike Chunsoft) ESRB Rating: “Everyone 10+” for Crude Humor and Fantasy Violence Like many kids his age, six-year-old me was fascinated by dinosaurs. He pored over books describing the various kinds, marveling at the special traits like spikes and long necks. more »

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Xenoblade Chronicles 3D review: Now everyone can play

Xenoblade Chronicles 3D Price: System(s): New 3DS XL Release Date: April 10, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Nintendo (Monolith Soft, Monster Games Inc.) ESRB Rating: “Teen” for Blood, Mild Language, Partial Nudity, Use of Alcohol and Tobacco, and Violence Xenoblade Chronicles was both a victory and a failure. It was an undeniable success, as it meant Wii more »

Resident Evil Revelations 2 Review: The Next step?

Resident Evil Revelations 2 Price: System(s): PS4, PC, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360 Release Date: March 17, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Capcom ESRB Rating: “Mature” for Blood and Gore, Intense Violence and Strong Language Resident Evil Revelations 2 isn’t much like the first Revelations. It’s faster, it’s campier, it’s… episodic? Well, it used to be. Capcom more »

Etrian Mystery Dungeon review: A most remarkable roguelike

Etrian Mystery Dungeon Price: System(s): 3DS Release Date: April 7, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Atlus (Spike Chunsoft) ESRB Rating: “Everyone 10+” for Alcohol Reference, Fantasy Violence, Language, Mild Blood, Mild Suggestive Themes Etrian Mystery Dungeon sounded like a good idea. A punishing, retro-inspired RPG melded with the roguelike genre, crafted by Spike Chunsoft, masters of the more »

Story of Seasons review: Ideal agrarian atmosphere

Story of Seasons Price: System(s): 3DS Release Date: March 31, 2015 Publisher (Developer): XSEED Games (Marvelous AQL) ESRB Rating: “Everyone 10+” for Alcohol Reference, Mild Suggestive Themes, and Violent References There’s competition in the farming world now, as fans of simulations are well aware. In short, Natsume owns the Harvest Moon name and is now more »

Social Justice Warrior Review: Meh

Social Justice Warrior Price: $7.99 System(s): PC Release Date: May 12, 2014 Publisher (Developer): Nonadecimal Creative (Nonadecimal Creative) ESRB Rating: Not Rated When Social Justice Warrior came up for review, I jumped on the chance. I wanted it, because I have an incredibly strong love of arguing for progressive politics and an even stronger love more »

Cities: Skylines Review: I played how many hours?!

Cities: Skylines Price: $29.99 System(s): PC Release Date: March 10, 2015 Publisher (Developer): Paradox Interactive (Colossal Order Ltd.) ESRB Rating: Not Rated By now, you’ve probably heard about Cities: Skylines. After all, it’s all over the Internet. You’ve probably heard the rants about SimCity being the death of a genre, and Cities: Skylines revitalizing it. more »