Tag: fantasy

Elex II Review

The All-Sprinkles Sundae Gets Another Scoop

HIGH The reveal of what’s going on with the villains.

LOW Trying to fight anything but the lowest-level monsters with a sword.

WTF There are two different monsters, both called “Rippers”.


King’s Bounty 2 Review

Leading My Army Down The Drain

HIGH The end of the ‘assemble a skeleton’ quest.

LOW Realizing that I’d played so badly that the game had become unbeatable.

WTF The research-focused magician who’s just a step away from realizing she’s in a videogame.


Roguebook Review

Monstrous Manual


HIGH Mechanically satisfying. Surprisingly evocative art and character design.

LOW The premise is thin. The quality of unlockable cards per character is uneven.

WTF Who do we need to bribe to get a daily challenge mode?


Fantasy Strike Review

A Challenger Approaches

HIGH Coming back from sudden death to win four fights in a row.

LOW The tutorial’s confusing commands don’t match the buttons.

WTF Lum, the gambling panda.


Epistory Review

The Keyboard is Mightier Than…

HIGH Levelling-up enough to just CRUSH the final battle.

LOW Getting killed because the game thinks I want to open a chest a hundred meters away.

WTF Wait, so this isn’t the story of me writing the story? What?