Posts Tagged ‘Square Enix’

Review: Just Cause 4

by Mazen Abdallahon December 12, 2018
Another day, another explosion, right? Just Cause 4 is back with yet another coup d’etat simulator, and this time we’re going to South America. The setting this time around is Solis, a massive country with a tyrannical regime that only understands one thing: explosions. If this sounds familiar, it’s probably because Just Cause has kind […]

Review: Dragon Quest XI: Echoes Of An Elusive Age

by Mazen Abdallahon September 16, 2018
The JRPG is a genre which has probably had the hardest time in the era of modern gaming. As tastes evolve and kids flock to the new big thing, classic genres have been forced to adapt and evolve. Gameplay systems like turn-based combat seem antiquated now, and the storylines of JRPGs feel a bit restrictive […]

Review: Shadow of the Tomb Raider

by Nazih Fareson September 13, 2018
After a rather successful reboot of the Tomb Raider saga in 2013, influenced by the Uncharted franchise, Square Enix went with an entire trilogy approach of Lara Croft’s origin story. Two years after the Rise of the Tomb Raider, the second opus in the trilogy (reviewed on our site by Luciano Rahal), the task of […]


Review: Forgotton Anne

by Nazih Fareson May 13, 2018
Helped thanks to the Square Enix Collective, young Danish studio ThroughLine Games finally released their debut title: Forgotton Anne. A narrative story, where players embody the young girl Anne in a poetic adventure in the Forgotten Lands, a place where all the discarded and lost objects are found. On paper, the script of Forgotton Anne is worthy […]

Review: Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition

by Nazih Fareson March 20, 2018
Editor’s Note: More than a year after the game’s original release and our review on Xbox One, this piece has been updated following the release of the game on PC, the Royal Edition upgrade, as well as the content updates that are available to all which reflects on the overall score, and final verdict. Almost a […]

Review: Chrono Trigger: Steam Edition

by Nazih Fareson March 20, 2018
When you embark on a noble quest that is the discovery of ancient console RPG, there is a name that comes back constantly, as an echo launched by thousands of enthusiasts branded by their unforgettable experience. That name is Chrono Trigger, and no one that played it can forget this game with its great storyline, […]


Review: Secret of Mana HD

by Nazih Fareson February 21, 2018
Released back in the early 1990s, Secret of Mana ranks really high for me on the list of best RPGs, if not games of all time. When Square Enix announced that a remastered version of this mythical game was in development, I was as surprised as everyone else, but also worried. The story of Randy, […]

Review: Dissidia Final Fantasy NT

by Nazih Fareson February 5, 2018
in the early years of the 2010s, Square Enix met up with Dead or Alive’s creators Team Ninja, to design a fighting game set in the Final Fantasy universe for the Japanese market. This game, known as Dissidia Final Fantasy, was mainly created for Japan’s everlasting Arcade market, and over the years since its launch in […]

Review: Lost Sphear

by Nazih Fareson January 31, 2018
After the release of I Am Setsuna, the goal of studio Tokyo RPG Factory was clear: to reconnect players with the era of 1990s JRPGs, with their traditional and similar aesthetics, rich scripts, and complex, yet accessible game mechanics. After a rather disappointing I Am Setsuna with a pace too monotonous, the studio is back […]


Review: Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age

by Nazih Fareson August 2, 2017
Two years after getting a remastered version of Final Fantasy X and Final Fantasy X-2 on PlayStation 4 (which we reviewed on the site), Square Enix are “hard” at work with more remastered of their 2nd generation games, with the last episode that was released on PlayStation 2 in 2006: Final Fantasy XII. Unstoppable when […]