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Arise: A Simple Story Review – Beauty In Heartbreak

Arise: A Simple Story Review – Beauty In Heartbreak Arise: A Simple Story is an emotionally charged, heartbreaking, and thoughtful game. Across 10 unique levels, players chart the critical moments of a man’s life as he makes the transition between life and death. You explore far-ranging themes like romance, depression, …

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Shovel Knight: King of Cards Review

Shovel Knight: King of Cards Review With three excellent Shovel Knight games down already, it’s no surprise that the latest, Shovel Knight: King of Cards, is another great 2D platforming adventure with excellent level design, charming characters, and fun new mechanics. What is a bit of a surprise, however, is …

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Mosaic Review – The Absurdity Of Life

Mosaic Review – The Absurdity Of Life Mosaic gives meaning to the meaningless; it’s existential nihilism in digital form. The fact that you actively play through the silent protagonist’s life of crushing drudgery and not just passively experience it is important. Mosaic is nihilistic not simply because the protagonist’s life …

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Life Is Strange 2 Review – Setting A Good Example

Life Is Strange 2 Review – Setting A Good Example Many of the decisions we make in choice-driven games boil down to selfish outcomes; we want to get the best rewards, or spark romance with our favorite love interests. Having that kind of agency is fun, but Life is Strange …

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Darksiders Genesis Review

Darksiders Genesis Review Darksiders Genesis is a great new direction for a series known for its many different directions. While its isometric view may conjure thoughts of loot-centric action-RPGs along the lines of Diablo or Path of Exile, rest assured this is a Darksiders game, through and through. It’s an …

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Darksiders Genesis Review – Exodus Of Excitement

Darksiders Genesis Review – Exodus Of Excitement Darksiders is a shape-shifting franchise. The original game offered a fun mix of combat and puzzle dungeons, like a fusion of God of War and The Legend of Zelda. Darksiders II added Diablo-inspired loot into that equation. When Darksiders III released in 2018, it …

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