Posts Tagged ‘RPG’
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Review: Drifting Lands

by Mazen Abdallahon June 22, 2017
Drifting Lands bills itself as a mix between a classical shmup and action RPG. It definitely piqued my interest, as I was curious to see how they worked it out. After a surprisingly well-animated tutorial, the game’s intro tutorial tossed a lot of information my way and I dove right in. For the most part, […]
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Review: Stardew Valley

by Mazen Abdallahon June 1, 2017
Stardew Valley is the kind of game that’ll end up sucking up your time without you even noticing. On my second playthrough, I managed an impressive twelve hours. And I found that I enjoyed it quite a bit for good measure, even after replaying it on PlayStation 4 thanks to the new retail version published […]
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Review: The Surge

by Mazen Abdallahon May 31, 2017
Oh Dark Souls, we’ll miss you. With Dark Souls 3’s last DLC releasing a couple weeks back, From Software closed the book on its legendary RPG/Controller Breaking Machine. Don’t worry though, because a handful of other games are stepping up to fill the immense armored shoes left behind by the series. The most recent member […]

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Review: Portal Knights

by Nazih Fareson May 28, 2017
Over the course of the past few years, numerous titles emerged mixing action, crafting and RPG  in a randomized world, with a lots of Minecraft spaces. Some like Terraria had their own flair with a 2D side scrolling perspective, other like Portal Knights is part of this trend wanting to add a touch of adventure and […]
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Review: Prey

by Nazih Fareson May 18, 2017
Since the days of Arx Fatalis, French-based Arkane Studios has come a long way, establishing itself as a talented developer, working on projects like Bioshock, Dark Messiah of Might and Magic and even Call of Duty: World at War’s multiplayer, but eventually rose to fame with critically acclaimed Dishonored series. Only a couple of months after the […]
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Review: Expeditions: Vikings

by Mazen Abdallahon May 15, 2017
Most people have a lot of misconceptions about history and historical facts, and it seems like they’re likeliest to mix up the details on the ancient Vikings. Tons of films and games have tackled the subject, but a lot of them go for a more Hollywood version of the story. That’s why I was excited […]

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Review: The Caligula Effect

by Nazih Fareson May 11, 2017
After the failure of the yet innovative Lost Dimension, Furyu tries once again with a new PlayStation Vita project with original RPG mechanics focused on tactics. Now under Atlus and localize for the West, the game is now called The Caligula Effect and finally out since early May on PlayStation Vita. The Caligula Effect is a weird game (not […]
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Review: Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX

by Nazih Fareson April 21, 2017
Here it is finally: the fourth and final compilation of the Kingdom Hearts franchise between the third opus of its name releases! Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue (reviewed by Luciano Rahal in February) that shone more by its exclusive content than by the remaster of its 3DS game, Dream Drop Distance, Square Enix launches the […]
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Review: Mass Effect Andromeda

by Nazih Fareson March 26, 2017
Five years after the final controversial Mass Effect 3 episode, Bioware’s Sci-Fi RPG is aiming for a comeback and its first launch on the latest console generation. A brand new galaxy to visit, with revamped mechanics and new narrative system, the franchise gets a new look with Mass Effect Andromeda and tries to do what most “reboots” do […]

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Review: NieR: Automata

by Nazih Fareson March 11, 2017
NieR Automata is the kind of videogame project that a dream team salvaged from a pending doom. Determined to offer the series a sequel exceeding all the expectations of its fans, the experience is coupled with a solid gameplay capable of attracting the attention of newcomers and people who never even heard of NieR or […]