Author: Mike Suskie

Vanquish Review

Better Late Than Never

HIGH Boarding the Kreon.

LOW The port’s difficulty is a bit askew.

WTF A trip through a tunnel ripped wholesale from Gears of War 2


Yooka-Laylee Review

Batty Design Choices

HIGH The initial rush of nostalgia.

LOW The boss battles, the mini-games, and the boss battle within a mini-game.

WTF Turning into honey helps me climb icy slopes, but I still have low traction…?


Hollow Knight Review

 Symphony Of The Chitin

 

HIGH There are bosses called “Dung Defender” and “the Mantis Lords.”

LOW Who thought this map system was a good idea?

WTF No, really, who thought this map system was a good idea?


For Honor Review

At Least There’s No Tower Climbing

HIGH A duel against a player of equal skill level.

LOW What passes for a single-player campaign.

WTF “You cannot join this session because it is full.” Then why did you put me there, game?!


Diluvion Review

The Life Aquatic

HIGH The search for a passport. Just wait.

LOW Fiddling with the miserable torpedo targeting during a heated battle.

WTF The final area’s bizarre fixation on tetrahedrons.