Tag: Game Reviews

NightCry Review

Schlock Tower

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HIGH The “Beer Bar.”

LOW Finally getting a sequence right, only to have the game crash.

WTF The hero saying point-blank that he doesn’t have anything important to post on Twitter.


Disgaea PC Review

You Can’t Quite Go Home Again, Dood

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HIGH The humor and likable characters

LOW I miss the sequels’ enhancements that make grinding easier

WTF I miss the sequels’ enhancements that make it easier


Samorost 3 Review

Jamming to the sounds of nature

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HIGH The audio design is absolutely on point

LOW A few puzzles require too much walking between areas

WTF Lengthy memorization puzzles can be challenging


Mysterious Castle Review

Obvious Hovel

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HIGH It didn't take long.

LOW A puzzle was so badly bugged that I had to restart a whole level in order to deal with it.

WTF Seriously, how does that even happen in a game this short and this thin?

Dark Souls 3 Review

All the flavors come together

Dark Souls 3

HIGH Dancer of the Boreal Valley, Pontiff Sulyvahn, and the Abyss Watchers

LOW A key NPC vanishing after I failed his quest without realizing it

WTF Getting booted when my Steam connection dropped

Dungelot Review

Tap 'n Slash

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HIGH Managing to save up enough lanterns to be able to skip five levels before the last boss.

LOW Starting a level surrounded by deadly traps on tiles that wind up containing monsters.

WTF Yes, that certainly is an evil cow.