Tag: Deep Silver

Metro: Exodus Review

It’s All About The Journey

HIGH The new, more open areas are beautifully realized.

LOW Getting lost in these areas and wandering aimlessly.

WTF ‘Sacrifishious’ would have been a much better trophy name…


Dreamfall: Chapters Review

A Compendium Worth Reading

HIGH Anytime Kian talks about his love of Yams.

LOW Checking the concept art before finishing the game.

WTF Yes, I am reading every one of these Diary entries.


Videogame Logic and Homefront: The Revolution

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I’m going to discuss videogame logic for a little while here, and I realize that this is a tough thing to do. Over my years in gaming I’ve become very selective about how far I can suspend my disbelief. I’ve thought long and hard about it, and I just can’t explain it.


Deadlight Director’s Cut Review

Always Hungry, Always Just Behind You

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HIGH The satisfaction of seeing a zombie’s head go flying after I finally found the axe.
LOW Getting crushed ten times in a row because of awkward controls and a too-tight countdown.
WTF The entirety of the ratman’s world


Mighty No. 9 Review

A Failure of Epic Proportions

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HIGH The hunt for Mighty No. 8.

LOW Falling onto spikes that were obscured by a text box.

WTF How did the idea of facechecking enemies to kill them even get off the drawing board?


Wasteland 2: Director’s Cut Review

The post-apocalypse is a cruel mistress

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HIGH The satisfaction of wiping out a whole pack of raiders via tactical genius.

LOW Scroll, scroll and scroll again through disconnected menus.

WTF Continuously shooting wide of enemies, even at close range.