Tag: Co-Op

Astroneer Review

Neerly There

HIGH Establishing the first fully-featured base feels awesome.

LOW The experience is fairly buggy.

WTF All this space age tech, and no simple method to descend into caverns.


Unravel Two Review

Family Ties

HIGH The wonky physics of the first game are gone and the mechanics are a joy.

LOW This wonderful game was instantly forgotten upon release.

WTF I have absolutely no idea what the story was about.


Strange Brigade Review

Adventure Has A Name… And A Lot Of Guns

HIGH Using the energy lasso power to disintegrate a crowd of zombies in seconds.

LOW The fleeing relic carriers are far too easy to miss.

WTF The whole final boss fight.


This Is Not A Review: Yet Another Zombie Defense HD

Welcome to This Is Not A Review. In these articles we discuss general impressions, ideas and thoughts on any given game, but as the title implies, it’s not a review. Instead, it’s an exercise in offering a quick recommendation (or dismissal) after spending enough time to grasp the ideas and gameplay of a thing without necessarily playing it from A to Z.

The subject of this installment: Yet Another Zombie Defense HD, developed and published by Awesome Games Studio.


A Way Out Review

No Brotherly Love

HIGH Exploring this kind of dedicated co-op is an exciting thing.

LOW The gun-heavy focus of the endgame areas.

WTF The story twist and railroaded final sequences were awful.


PayDay 2 (Switch) Review

After This Life Of Crime, I’m Going Straight.

HIGH Terrific and zany mask customizations.

LOW Absolutely terrible teammate AI.

WTF Police assaults that last forever, easily producing hundreds of SWAT team members.


Lost Castle Review

Only Pairs Need Apply

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HIGH Teaching that boss a thing or two about projectile weapons.

LOW Trying to fight literally any boss without a ranged weapon.

WTF Why is my alternate attack throwing a piece of bai- SHARK!