Loot Rascals Review For PC

3204377-lootrascals2
The opening cutscene of Loot Rascals, largely narrated by a teapot-headed British spaceman, establishes the game’s strange tone well. Instead of arriving at a holiday-resort planet to restore a medical unit’s antenna as intended, you crash on an alien moon and find yourself battling against...
Continue reading »

Snipperclips Review

3181415-nintendoswitch_snipperclips_presentation2017_scrn09_v1
As a Switch launch title, Snipperclips does little to sell the unique features of Nintendo’s new console. Playing the game on the go isn’t ideal, since the Switch’s small screen and the bumpy nature of playing it in cars (or buses, trains, or planes) derails...
Continue reading »

Shovel Knight: Specter Of Torment Review

3208416-lostcity_2
Shovel Knight is defined by its likeness to games from the era of 8-bit consoles. It takes inspiration from games like Mega Man and Ducktales not only in its pixel- and pitch-perfect audiovisual aesthetic, but also in its mechanics–Shovel Knight is a resolutely unforgiving 2D...
Continue reading »

Stardew Valley Review For PC and PS4

3173518-ss_5e327e4cfc49d8137f8014e728eae3c0e6be2dca.1920x1080
On the surface, Stardew Valley is a game about farming, but there are more adventures awaiting curious players beyond cultivating a rich and bountiful garden. From mining and fishing to making friends and falling in love, Stardew Valley’s Pelican Town is stuffed with rewarding opportunities....
Continue reading »

Watch The Last Guardian’s First 9 Minutes Here

The Last Guardian comes out next week on PlayStation 4, but you don’t have to wait until then to see more footage of the long-awaited adventure game. Sony’s official Japanese PlayStation YouTube account has posted a video of the game’s first nine minutes (via solitaire pyramid)....
Continue reading »