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Pyre Review

NBA D&D

HIGH: This is the best world Supergiant has created to date.

LOW: …It’s just a shame that the gameplay is so dull.

WTF: How can so many people live in one wagon?


SUPERHOT VR

The Gun Is Hardware

HIGH Punching a goon out of a helicopter and having him land at my feet seconds later.

LOW Missing with five throwing stars in a row.

WTF Advancing time by making a ‘yadda yadda yadda’ motion with my hand.


All Walls Must Fall Preview

In All Walls Must Fall, the new timebending turn-based strategy/dating sim from inbetween games, time is the only currency that matters. Set in a version of 2089 where the Berlin Wall never fell and Cold War tensions remain high, All Walls puts players in the role of an East German secret policeman on a quest to stop a catastrophic explosion that’s going to level the city in three hours. Or perhaps cause it.


Vostok, Inc. Review

Spacebucks Never Sleep

HIGH Levelling up my unicorns until I could wipe out the last boss in five seconds.

LOW Having to revisit all forty planets to earn the final boss fight.

WTF Space monster Elephanto.


ICEY review

ICEY. Do UCEY?

HIGH Tracking down an unfinished section of the game, then hearing the resulting explanation.

LOW Most of these enemies should be way more interesting to fight.

WTF The phone call.


The Long Dark Review

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

HIGH Firing a flare gun into a bear’s eye, sending it fleeing for the hills.

LOW The two times the game crashed, erasing my save file.

WTF How hungry do you have to be to break a bunny’s neck?


Antihero Review

A Twist-ed Tale

HIGH Getting three victory points in a single turn to beat a level.

LOW The isometric camera can make it difficult to click on squares diagonally above the player.

WTF So this is basically a child enslavement sim, then?


Interview With Asobo Studios on… A Plague Tale: Innocence

Asobo Studio’s A Plague Tale: Innocence is morbid modern fairytale in the making. Set during the Black Plague, it centers on sister and brother Amicia and Hugo as they evade the Inquisition, the plague, and other treacherous trials. Taking as much inspiration from Thief: The Dark Project as it does Hansel and Gretel, Asobo’s work may be one of the quietest sleeper hits announced at this year’s E3. Interviewer Elijah Beahm reached out to the development team to hear more about this beak medieval stealth game.