User Reviews & Ratings

Average Score 7.8/10
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  • Rating:8
    Your Queen is Under Attack

    Starcraft II: Heart of the Swarm

    Your Queen is Under Attack

    I grew up playing Starcraft. I was awful at it, for sure, but every weekend in middle school I would log in to Battle.net and play for several hours; sometimes I would battle the computer, sometimes other people, sometim... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Her Story

    Her Story

    Her Story

    Her Story is unlike any game I've ever played. It's not like other "story" games, where you walk around discovering things that advance the plot. Instead, you have one screen. On it is a database where you type in searc... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    A Mediocre Shooter with a Great Plot

    Mass Effect 2

    A Mediocre Shooter with a Great Plot

    I loved the original Mass Effect. The reason I loved it was because of the RPG elements, the cool shooting mechanic where your weapons can overheat, and the amazing story. This game takes 2 of those 3 things and basicall... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10
    My Favorite PS4 Game

    Ghost of Tsushima

    My Favorite PS4 Game

    As the PS4 ends it's lengthy career, a ton of great games have been released. I thought I had my favorites already picked out. But along came a game I had never even heard of before release: Ghost Of Tsushima. After livi... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6
    Paper Mario and the Origami King

    Paper Mario: The Origami King

    Paper Mario and the Origami King

    I loved Super Mario RPG. I loved the original Paper Mario. And I loved the Thousand Year Door. Then....Paper Mario changed. I'm not sure why Nintendo decided to take away all the good parts of Paper Mario and make the g... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6
    Trials of Mana

    Trials of Mana

    Trials of Mana

    I never played the original Mana series on SNES, so I thought I would check out the remake on the Switch of this game.However, this game is better left in the SNES era. While the game is fun for a few hours, it *very* q... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    Mass Effect

    Mass Effect

    Mass Effect

    Mass Effect is an excellent RPG with fun gameplay and one of the best stories in video games.GameplayYou play as Commander Shepard, who quickly becomes a "Spectre" early on in the game. You fly around the entire galaxy h... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Luigi's Mansion 3

    Luigi's Mansion 3

    Luigi's Mansion 3

    Gameplay:You play as Luigi, trying to save your friends in a haunted hotel that has taken them hostage. You have a trusty vacuum that you can suck up ghosts with, but you can also suck up coins, gems, and other items. Yo... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Abzu

    ABZU

    Abzu

    Abzu should be played in one sitting. It's only a couple of hours long, but you will quickly find yourself immersed in the beautiful graphics and music. The graphics are stunningly gorgeous. A lot of games have open worl... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    FFVII Remake

    Final Fantasy VII Remake

    FFVII Remake

    Square has literally done the impossible: they have taken one of the most revered games of all time, stayed true to the fans who love it, and also made the game better by leaps and bounds. I am incredibly impressed with ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    Wild Hunt

    The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

    Wild Hunt

    I have been hearing about the Witcher 3 for years. It has some of the best review scores of any game I've ever seen, and being a lover of RPGs like Skyrim I finally decided to sit down and play this game from start to fi... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Link's Awakening

    The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening

    Link's Awakening

    You would never know that Link's Awakening is based on a game from the early 90s. Nintendo has done a great job of updating the graphics and the music from the original, as well as providing extra (although largely unne... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Portal

    Portal

    Portal

    I really wanted to like this game. It has cool puzzles and a hilarious story that keeps you engaged. It's the perfect length for a puzzle game too; it's long enough to get complicated but not so long that you get bored o... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5
    Underwhelming

    Virginia

    Underwhelming

    I've been on a story-driven game kick ever since I played What Remains of Edith Finch, which I loved. I enjoy when a game grips me with its story right away, lets me play little minigames and solve puzzles, and then ends... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Pillars of Eternity

    Pillars of Eternity

    Pillars of Eternity

    PoE is an old school CRPG made for people who like long, engaging storylines and making decisions that can totally impact the outcome of the game.As a caveat, I have never played Baldur's Gate or Neverwinter Nights or P... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    To the Moon

    To the Moon

    To the Moon

    This game has a beautiful story with one of the best soundtracks in gaming. It's only about 4 hours long, so you can and should try and play this in one sitting to get the full effect. The plot will keep you interested, ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    RTS at its Best

    Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty

    RTS at its Best

    This is a review of the pros and cons of the Campaign only: I don't spend enough time doing PvP to be able to review that portion.Pros:-They took a baseline mechanic of mining resources, building units, and destroying yo... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Expansive World with Little to Fill it

    Assassin's Creed Odyssey

    Expansive World with Little to Fill it

    Full disclosure; I couldn't finish this game. I played for around 20 hours before I threw in the towel and decided that I didn't want to play it anymore. The game is absolutely enormous, but the sidequests are so repetit... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    A Space Odyssey

    The Outer Worlds

    A Space Odyssey

    The Outer Worlds is a fun jaunt through outer space that only lasts about 25 hours, but compacts a ton of fun into those hours.Pros:-Great storyline. The world is morally gray and your choices literally impact the lives ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Pickax Fun

    SteamWorld Dig

    Pickax Fun

    Steamworld Dig is a fun little game that doesn't take too long to complete and doesn't overstay it's welcome.You play as a robot with a pickax that goes around digging into the ground searching for treasure. As you dig ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    Most Fun I've had with a Game All Year

    Horizon Zero Dawn

    Most Fun I've had with a Game All Year

    Horizon: Zero Dawn is an absolute blast. It's difficult, but not impossible, on the normal difficulty setting, and at around 40-50 hours never gets old or repetitive due to the changing settings and variety of enemies yo... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Still fun after 24 years

    Super Mario Bros.

    Still fun after 24 years

    I realized recently that I've never actually played Super Mario Bros. to completion. Turns out it doesn't take very long to complete the game (just a couple hours), but those hours are super fun and rewarding all the sam... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    Yahoo~

    Yoshi's Crafted World

    Yahoo~

    Yoshi's Crafted World is exactly what you would expect: a chill, adorable platformer full of cute graphics and enemies who aren't particularly difficult to overcome.GameplayJust like every Yoshi game that came before it,... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Inside Review

    INSIDE

    Inside Review

    Inside is another fun, dark adventure in the same vein as Limbo. It last just long enough to remain interesting without over-staying its welcome. GameplayYou play as a boy with no name, and are immediately thrust into da... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9
    A Few Hours of Fun

    What Remains of Edith Finch

    A Few Hours of Fun

    What Remains of Edith Finch is a fun little game that, while it won't take long to complete, will stick with you long after you've finished playing.StoryThe story is the reason to play this game. It revolves around a lar... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Total Mayhem

    Grand Theft Auto V

    Total Mayhem

    GTA V is exactly what you would expect it to be: an open world where you can do anything your heart desires, from sleeping with hookers to flying airplanes to just aimlessly running around. There is so much to do in this... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
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    Grand Theft Auto V

  • Rating:7
    Ready for Adventure!

    Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker

    Ready for Adventure!

    Captain Toad's Treasure Tracker is a fun little side game that isn't too long or particularly difficult, but high on cuteness.Gameplay:This game features both Toad and Toadette solving puzzles in mostly square-shaped le... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8
    Say Goodbye to All Your Other Hobbies

    Red Dead Redemption 2

    Say Goodbye to All Your Other Hobbies

    Red Dead Redemption 2 is one of those games where you come home, boot it up, and think "I'll just play a couple missions before going to bed." After countless hours of not even completing a single mission, you finally l... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:7
    A Delightful Weekend Getaway

    Yoku's Island Express

    A Delightful Weekend Getaway

    Yoku's Island Express is a cute little platformer/pinball game with a great soundtrack that doesn't overstay it's welcome.Gameplay:You are some kind of bug (I just looked it up, apparently you are a beetle) that's attac... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful