Reviews

MXGP2 Review

MXGP2

HIGH A huge number of modes, both single-player and online.

LOW The Extreme difficulty caters only to die-hard motocross game fans… all two of them.

WTF Overly exaggerated animations kill any sense of realism.


Monochroma Review

Monochroma

HIGH Finally getting a glimpse of the lushness in the heart of darkness.
LOW Dying over and over against a boss with awful attack flagging.
WTF The puzzle that bugged out because of crane malfunction.


Headlander Review

Allergic To Laser Beams

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HIGH The concept and aesthetics are tops.

LOW Forgetting that higher color sentries can pass through lower-color doors

WTF It took hours to realize Circle had a non-combat function.


 

One Piece: Burning Blood Review

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HIGH Visuals are smoother than the dulcet tones of Peabo Bryson. (Look him up, young’uns…)

LOW The narrative is threadbare, which is odd for a popular anime series.

WTF The story and dialogue made me question my sobriety. Twice.


FRU Review

FRU

 

HIGH The inventiveness of the core mechanic

LOW The narrative doesn’t fit the gameplay

WTF It’s amazing to see how far this game has come from its original prototype

 


 

Pac-Man 256 Review

 Pac-Man Fever is back, and I don’t want to be cured

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HIGH Looks and sounds awesome.

LOW Needs a little more variety.

WTF Only four character models for multiplayer.