Posts Tagged ‘Turn Based’

Review: Civilization VI on Nintendo Switch

by Nazih Fareson November 29, 2018
Two years after its release on the PC, Civilization VI finally makes its move to console, and while most of you expected the “stronger” machine, it’s not the case. A port that I personally don’t see as a surprise, Civilization VI on Nintendo Switch makes total sense, but there’s always a worry on the front of quality […]

Review: The Banner Saga 3

by Nazih Fareson August 15, 2018
After the ending of The Banner Saga 2, I was left on a cliffhanger that got me insanely worried. You see, I’m not like most fans of Stoic Studios, as I didn’t play the game truly until it start coming out on the Nintendo Switch, mostly thanks to the portability of the device. And so […]

Review: The Banner Saga 2

by Nazih Fareson June 12, 2018
After a really successful Kickstarter campaign, the first part of The Banner Saga trilogy was released four years ago by former developers from Bioware studio now rallied under the banner of Stoic Studio. A subtle mix of influences from The Oregon Trail for the caravan and management side to XCOM for the turn-based part, the […]


Review: The Banner Saga

by Nazih Fareson May 23, 2018
Following a largely successful crowdfunding campaign back in 2014, the first installment of The Banner Saga finally makes its debut on the Nintendo Switch, after numerous releases on PC, followed by Xbox One and PlayStation 4 later on. While I already briefly played the game on PC, this port on the Nintendo console was a […]

Review: South Park: The Fractured But Whole

by Mazen Abdallahon April 28, 2018
Editor’s Note: Months after the game’s original release and our review on PC, this piece has been updated following the release of the game on Nintendo Switch, as well as the content updates that are available to all which reflects on the overall score, and final verdict. Ever since it’s announcement, there’s a clear notion that […]

Review: Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings

by Nazih Fareson April 12, 2018
Well known and loved in Japan, the Atelier series has always been a niche franchise, and returns here for a new adventure, with Atelier Lydie & Suelle: The Alchemists and the Mysterious Paintings. Available since last year in Japan only, the game is finally available in the West as of March 30th to conclude the […]


Review: The Alliance Alive

by Nazih Fareson April 6, 2018
Two years after The Legend of Legacy, FuRyu and Cattle Call are back with another traditional JRPG, which in a way is the spiritual successor to the first game, known as The Alliance Alive exclusively on the Nintendo 3DS. Just like the first game, The Alliance Alive includes known names in the JRPG industry, such […]

Review: Into the Breach

by Mazen Abdallahon March 22, 2018
I’m not generally up for turn-based games, and I’m not much for strategy, but when I saw Subset Games’ new title Into the Breach, I decided to step out of my comfort zone. For those of you that don’t know Subset games, they’re the smart fellas who put together the incredible FTL (Faster than Light). […]

Review: Civilization VI: Rise and Fall

by Nazih Fareson February 7, 2018
Released almost a year and a half ago and well received by the press (including us), Civilization VI is finally getting its first expansion this month called Rise and Fall. Aiming introduce new features such as new ages, a loyalty and governor system, as well as enriching the game with new civilizations. Will this expansion […]


Review: Darkest Dungeon

by Nazih Fareson January 31, 2018
Over the past 5 years (if not even 10), the indie scene has been returning to more classical games as much in their gameplay than in their style in terms of influence. And so Red Hook Studios has developed a very interesting title taking up the very basis of RPGs, which has been available for […]