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The Fall Review

It sticks the landing

The Fall

HIGH ARID is a fantastic character.

LOW Scrambling for an FAQ halfway through.

WTF Mushrooms are way too involved in this game.

Shadowrun: Dragonfall Director's Cut Review

Shadowfun?

Shadowrun: Dragonfall Director's Cut Review Screenshot

HIGH Making a difference in the lives of the people living in the game's hub.

LOW Repeatedly missing enemies despite having a high hit percentage.

WTF My sniper should take some sniping lessons sometime.

Road Not Taken Review

There's some crazy things out in these woods.


Road Not Taken

HIGH Gorgeous artwork and humor.

LOW Stuck in a corner. Again.

WTF The random craziness from throwing things into spiritual wells.

Neverending Nightmares Review

Welcome To My Nightmare.

Neverending Nightmares

HIGH: Creates a surreal, frightening atmosphere through minimalist design.

LOW: Later chapters tend to drag on and throw off the pacing.

WTF: Did that monstrous infant call me "Papa"?

The Vanishing Of Ethan Carter Review

Weird Tales Inspire a Wonderful Game

The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

HIGH: Maintains a nearly constant atmosphere of fear and uncertainty.

LOW: Lengthy backtracking after completing a previously missed puzzle.

WTF: The summoning of the sea-thing Gnaiih.

Hellraid: The Escape Review

Escape this palette

Hellraid

HIGH Defeating an enemy by dying with it.

LOW The bizarre shooter segment halfway through.

WTF You guys do understand that an empty pot weighs just as much broken as it does intact, right?

Costume Quest 2 Review

All Treats, No Tricks

Costume Quest Review Screenshot

HIGH Has the same charm and wit of the first Costume Quest

LOW Controls for the PC version were not well-optimized

WTF The clown's face in battle.

Lovely Planet Review

Do it again

Lovely Planet

HIGH Bouncing along a chain of pads and nailing an enemy.

LOW Hearing a target ball launch and having no idea where it is.

WTF Occasionally the game plays a sound of people saying "Yay!" This never occurs after anything that should be celebrated.

Frozen Synapse Prime Review

Stay Frosty

Frozen Synapse Prime

HIGH Watching a perfectly-done replay is a thing of tactical beauty.

LOW Getting shot by a machine gunner from across the map and through two windows.

WTF My shapeform is waiting for the enemy and the AI still gets the drop on him?!?

Orbital Gear Review

Has No Pull

Orbital Gear

HIGH The gun that fires health-draining orbs.

LOW The complete lack of breadth.

WTF Not being able to find opponents means that I have an excuse to not play this.

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