Category:  Video Game Review

By Josh Robinson, May 9, 2014 0 Video Game Review

South Park: The Stick of Truth is not Trey Parker and Matt Stone’s first foray into the realm of gaming. There have been several South Park games in the past, but most of those were in the late ’90s, and none… Read More »

By David Taylor, May 6, 2014 0 Video Game Review

Telltale Games debuted the newest episode of its serialized mystery series, The Wolf Among Us, on April 8. The new entry, entitled A Crooked Mile, begins immediately after Episode 2 when Bigby Wolf, the sheriff of Fabletown, made a startling… Read More »

Dark Souls II Review

By Anthony LaBella, March 29, 2014 0 Video Game Review

Is Dark Souls II better than the first game? Is Dark Souls II harder? Prettier? More accessible? I imagine these are the most common questions surrounding Dark Souls II, and they all directly address its status as a sequel. Despite… Read More »

By David Taylor, March 3, 2014 0 Video Game Review

Last autumn Telltale Games released the first installment of the company’s new episodic adventure game series, The Wolf Among Us. The initial outing, entitled Faith, introduced players to the Fables universe — one populated by the flesh and blood incarnations of… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, February 22, 2014 0 Video Game Review

What will happen if they find out? Will I be alienated? Will I lose the people I love? Will my life change for the worse? I can’t let anyone find out. From a mechanical perspective, Octodad: Dadliest Catch approaches stealth… Read More »

By Anthony LaBella, February 18, 2014 0 Video Game Review

Nidhogg has the potential to be truly special, but this review exists in a vacuum. I can only comment on present-day Nidhogg, and its flaws hold it back from something greater. Most notably, the online multiplayer appears to be busted… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, February 18, 2014 0 Video Game Review

The Stanley Parable feels like a conversation between player and developer. Illusions of choice and consequence are masterfully maintained, despite the very nature of the “story game” experience on offer. As in most video games, player agency upon the virtual… Read More »

By Eddie Inzauto, January 7, 2014 0 Video Game Review

“Horror” games come in many shapes, sizes, flavors, and colors. Some games take elements that are traditionally classified as horror and plant that content in the midst of some other game genre, calling it horror, yet failing to deliver on… Read More »

The Walking Dead: Season 2, Episode 1 – All That Remains Review

By Mike Murphy, December 27, 2013 0 Video Game Review

Clementine has endured terrible hardships in the years since the dead began to rise in The Walking Dead. With her surrogate father and role model, Lee, now gone, those hardships are only getting worse in the first episode of the… Read More »

By Mike Murphy, December 4, 2013 0 Video Game Review

It’s become abundantly clear over recent years that modern or near-future military shooters of the first-person variety don’t place a high emphasis on story, especially when compared to their multiplayer components. In Battlefield 4, this trend hasn’t been bucked, only… Read More »