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Here in Reviews, we play games so you don't have to! No, that's stupid. What we will do, however, is provide in-depth looks at and opinions on a variety of new releases, from triple-A titles to the many unique Nindies. Our reviewers will break down the pros and cons; the rest is up to you.

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‘Metroid: Zero Mission’ makes the old new again

Metroid: Zero Mission is like coming home again. Maybe some of the furniture has moved a bit, your room might have been turned into...

‘Reaching for Petals’ Loses its Grasp

Reaching for Petals is a gorgeous walking simulator with high aspirations. But does it reach its destination?

‘Stellaris’ — A Strategic Space Opera

Stellaris Developed by Paradox Development Studio Published by Paradox Interactive Platforms: PC (reviewed), Mac, Linux (via Steam) Stellaris is a game, or at least the concept for one,...

‘Everybody’s Golf’ Marks A Triumphant Return for a Storied Franchise

Everybody's Golf Developer: Clap Hanz Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Platform: PS4 Release Date: August 30, 2017 It's been a long time since Hot Shots Golf: World Invitational launched on the Playstation Vita...

‘The Adventure of Link’ – a brilliant, radical and refreshing departure from its predecessor

Zelda II: The Adventure of Link Developers: Nintendo R&D4 Publisher: Nintendo Directors: Tadashi Sugiyama and Yoichi Yamada Producer: Shigeru Miyamoto Designer: Kazunobu Shimizu Writer: Takashi Tezuka 1987, Nintendo Entertainment System The second...

ABZÛ — Meditation and Water

ABZÛ Developed by Giant Squid Studios Published by 505 Games Available on Steam (reviewed), PS4 "Yes, as everyone knows, meditation and water are wedded forever." - Herman Melville, Moby...

‘Life Is Strange: Before the Storm’, Episode One — ‘Awake’ is a Deep, Deep...

The first installment in "Life is Strange: Before the Storm" is clever, polished, and hella powerful.
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‘Ever Oasis’ Sinks in the Sands of its Own Good Ideas

Ever Oasis had the potential of a great game but gets buried beneath a series of small but grating missteps.

Jungle Warfare: ‘ARMA 3: Apex’ Review

Trying to sell ARMA 3 to someone unfamiliar with the series is pretty hard. ARMA almost refuses proper classification in the world of gaming. The closest conventional genre...

‘Uncharted: The Lost Legacy’ Charts a Course to Success in a Post Nathan Drake...

Anyone who feared for the future of the series because of the absence of Nathan Drake can rest easy. The Lost Legacy is a brilliant game that proves Uncharted still has a lot to offer.