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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

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Can you believe it’s April already? The first quarter of 2017 is over and we’ve moved into the second quarter, can the second quarter give the same quality of games which we’ve already seen this year? I hope so. Please see my TOP 5 picks for games releasing this…

Red Dead Redemption…

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There have been rumors swirling around the internet about a possible leak for the release of Red Dead Redemption 2. I would like to point out that this information has not been confirmed by Rockstar, but we can hope right? Red Dead 2 was given a release date of…

Mass Effect: Andromeda…

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Ghost Recon Wildlands has spent the past two weeks sitting pretty on top of the UK sales charts, but that’s no more. EA’s Mass Effect: Andromeda has sweeped in to take this weeks top spot. Mass Effect: Andromeda released to very mixed reviews and players were sharing clips of…

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March has been a very good month in terms of gaming, we’ve seen Horizon, Zelda, Mass Effect and many more. However the amount of games doesn’t stop there. Please see our TOP 5 picks for games out this week. Dark Souls III: The Ringed City Release Date: March 27,…

Microsoft announces new…

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Microsoft recently announced a new series of controllers named the ‘Tech series’ the first controller will be released next month. The first controller named the Xbox Wireless Controller – Recon Tech Special Edition will be released on April 25, 2017 and will cost $69.99 USD. The brand new controller…

Assassin’s Creed: Empire…

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The rumored Assassin’s Creed game in development code-named Empire, could well be out in 2017 if one retailer is correct. Swiss retailer WOG has a product page for Assassins Creed: Empire and mentions that the game will release in Q4 2017. No description of the game or screenshots have…

Mass Effect: Andromeda…

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The first wave of reviews for this week’s big release, Mass Effect: Andromeda, has arrived, and reviewers have mixed opinions about the quality of the game. In one such case, arstechnica.com called the game the “Dragon Age: Inquisition in space”. However the question is still up to debate as to whether that…

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Following a stellar last couple of weeks in gaming world with the launch of the Nintendo Switch and a couple of smaller titles you might have heard of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and Horizon: Zero Dawn the release train just keeps on going. For a full list of…

Titanfall 2 –…

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Titanfall 2 has quickly risen through the ranks as one of this generation’s most complete shooters, and now with its new mode Live Fire it further cements itself on top of this competitive genre. Titanfall 2 shines with its innovative gameplay. It’s fast paced, it’s rewarding, and it’s genuinely fun…

The Surge to…

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The Surge an Action-RPG game from developer Deck13 Interactive will be released on 16th of May 2017. Deck13 Interactive are the developers behind Dark Souls-Esque game Lords of the Fallen and The Surge follows that trend but includes a Sci-fi twist. The game takes place in a dystopian future…

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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, 3,079
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, 1,290
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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, 1,314

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, 3,152

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, 1,843
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, 1,169

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, 1,628

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, 1,646

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, 1,202

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, 3,028