Soulcalibur VI – Review

November 9, 2018

Soulcalibur VI makes another strong case as to why the series should always be in the conversation when it comes to fighting games.

Vampyr – Review

June 18, 2018

Despite deficiencies in both narrative and gameplay, Vampyr is still compelling because of its all-consuming Gothic atmosphere.

Cuphead – Review

October 3, 2017

The detail and charm in Cuphead means it was made with a lot of love, but that would just be window dressing if it wasn’t a solid action game.

Snake Pass – Review

April 5, 2017

Charming, accomplished and fun, a quietly ambitious puzzle platformer that nods to a bygone era but exhibits gamemaking acumen that is distinctly modern day.

Sunset Overdrive – Review

November 7, 2014

It’s nice to see something that recalls the big, fun, full-color games of years past, like Jet Set Radio, Jak & Daxter, and Ratchet & Clank.

Forza Horizon 2 – Review

October 3, 2014

Plenty of games have captured the joy of racing, but precious few have reproduced the joy of driving, and none have done it as well as Forza Horizon 2. Every little detail on your cruise through this replica of Southern Europe seems crafted by people who know what it is to love to drive.

Destiny – Review

September 19, 2014

Just like a space shuttle doesn’t shoot up into the sky instantly, Destiny – the super-hyped new original game from Halo-makers Bungie – takes a little while to get going.

Metro Redux – Review

August 22, 2014

I love it when a developer has a clear vision that comes to glorious life on the screen. It’s a beautiful thing, increasingly rare.