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Throwback Review: Mirror's Edge - Bottomless Pit
We all know that EA is... subversive, when it comes to evolution.

 

A publisher known for being seemingly suicidal when it comes to new IPs, and dedicated to
Fortnite Season 5 Week 9 Challenges Guide
Fortnite’s Season 5, Week 9 challenges have finally gone live. This week's challenges are finicky and annoying to complete. There are 3 free Battle Pass challenges and 4 premium
Shape of The World Review - Epiphany Fields
Hello. How are you? Your err... hands smell nice?

 

Excuse the formalities, but I feel like maybe I've been a bit too much of a Negative Nancy lately. Here I am,
Don't Sink Review - Sea of Poop Thieves
Ahoy there, mati-- Ahh, what's the bloody point?

 

I'm not going to lie, Sea of Thieves drained my enthusiasm for pirates. If Rare's maligned baby was actually what pirates
Planet Alpha Review - We Drift Like Worried Fire
**SPOILER ALERT: Certain storytelling elements and moments are used for interpretation and critique here. If you are interested in Planet Alpha, be wary.**
 

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Xbox Game Pass: September's New Games Revealed
Xbox Game Pass is about to add a heap of new games to the service. The September additions to the Netflix-style service have been unveiled; there are some big triple-A releases

Our Take: Open-World…

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Witcher 3, Horizon: Zero Dawn, and Ghost Recon: Wildlands. All of these are open-world games and all of them have their strengths and weaknesses, but should all games try to be open-world? Is there a fatigue to all the games coming out that have adopted this aspect? Should some…

On The Shelf:…

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Hello, and welcome to On The Shelf, your weekly source of top gaming releases. Last week was pretty quiet on the release front, and it looks like the gaming universe doesn’t wish to atone for last week’s sins. However, as we edge ever closer to E3, the gaming releases…

Star Wars: The…

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Over the course of the trilogies, both Anakin and Luke Skywalker undergo costume changes, to signify their progression along the Jedi way, and darker clothes suggest a potential flirtation with the Dark Side of the Force. Our newest protagonists are no different, as we found out earlier today. While…

The Decisions: A…

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To analyze a game’s design is to embark on a journey alongside the developer, one that shows what decisions were made as they decided to create their game. As I analyze a game’s design, I take a look at 1.) their philosophy and concepts 2.)mechanics and systems 3.)narrative, and…

Outlast 2 Trophies…

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Ahead of it’s release tomorrow, trophies for action-horror and downright scary video game Outlast 2 have appeared online thanks to Powerpyx. Please note that these trophies do not contain spoilers. Outlast 2 has a total of 25 Trophies (1 Platinum, 7 Gold, 9 Silver, 8 Bronze for a total of 1200 points). Below…

On The Shelf:…

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As we near the end of April, We’ve already had some pretty big gaming releases. But can we expect more this week? Please see below for my TOP 5 games out this week, this week was the hardest to choose due to so many releases. Let’s see my picks…

The Walking Dead:…

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Telltale Games have released a new trailer for Episode 4 of The Walking Dead: A New Frontier, the episode is titled ‘Thicker Than Water’ The Walking Dead: A New Frontier episode 4, Thicker Than Water, will be released on April 25, 2017 as announced by Telltale yesterday. You can…

No Season Pass…

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Earlier this week EA revealed Battlefront II to the world, the game will feature a lot of improvements, and will also include a single-player campaign. However, one thing the game will not include is a season pass. Whilst speaking to Mashable Creative director Bernd Diemer said “We don’t have…

On The Shelf:…

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Welcome to On The Shelf, your weekly source of gaming releases. Following a strong start to the year with many Triple A releases, game releases are quieting down the closer we get to E3. However that doesn’t stop new games coming. Please see the TOP 5 games out this…

On The Shelf:…

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Completed Zelda, finished Horizon, passed up on Mass Effect: Andromeda? I know what you’re thinking, What new games are coming out? I have the answers below. Here are my TOP 5 picks for games out next week. Yooka-Laylee Release Date: April 11, 2017 Platforms: PC, PS4, Xbox One Yooka-Laylee…

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Metro Exodus Reveals New Story Trailer

4A Games and Deep Silver have released a new story trailer for the upcoming apocalyptic first-person shooter, Metro Exodus. The game takes place 25 years after a nuclear war that…

January 8, 2019, 2,969
The main character of Minit prepares to speak to the very slowly-talking NPC underneath the lighthouse.

Indie GOTYs 2018 Part 1

Well, with a heavy sigh of relief attached to it, 2018 is over.   Gaming-wise, when celebrities weren’t trying to be relate-able by mentioning Fortnite, the year was filled with all…

January 7, 2019, 1,249
God of War

What Does Sony’s Recent First-Party Hiring Spree Mean?

We’ve reported on Sony expanding their first-party support multiple times, with our PlayStation 2018 review and our initial coverage of Sony’s corporate restructuring. Now it looks like Sony Interactive Entertainment…

January 5, 2019, 1,272

Throwback Review- Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair

If you’re educated about the Danganronpa series (or Japanese visual novel games in general), it’s clear that the story wants to entertain the player every step of the way by…

January 5, 2019, 3,013

The Indie Investigation Vol. 5: The 2018 Recap

God, so many good games were released in 2018.   Alright, maybe not good. Unique at best. Alright, maybe not unique. Cynical at best… or just shit. Look, the point…

January 4, 2019, 1,797
Sick Critic Game of the Year

Sick Critic Game of the Year Awards – The Sickest of 2018

2018 has done it again with a hugely varied and high-quality number of video game releases. The Sick Critic staff has spent the last few weeks casting votes on their…

January 1, 2019, 1,121

A Review of 2018 for Xbox – Terrible Canyons of Static

Bugger it, let’s just be direct, enough with the metaphors.   Hello, this is an overall review of how Microsoft and their console, the Xbox One, performed in 2018. Here,…

December 31, 2018, 1,525

The State of Electronic Arts

It’s everyone’s favorite publisher! Right? Okay, joking aside. . . I’m actually pretty concerned about Electronic Arts. I know they have terrible practices and whatnot, but their future looks quite…

December 31, 2018, 1,601

Rabbids Go Home Co-Op Throwback Review — Steal Until You Keel

Zach: The Wii housed many unofficial trademark franchises, but perhaps the boldest was the Rabbids series. The party animals crashed every platform you could think of for their first installment,…

December 29, 2018, 1,157

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Review

The moment I laid my eyes on the newest animated Spider-Man feature film from Sony, the visual style alone earned my cash. The vibrancy of the colors and the seamless…

December 28, 2018, 2,928