Tag: Mike Suskie

LawBreakers Review

Goal Makers, Life Takers, Don’t You Mess Around With Me

HIGH Letting the other team charge the battery to 100% and then stealing it.

LOW The dialog and aesthetic are thoroughly forgettable.

WTF The tutorials are literally just YouTube videos? What is this, Elite Dangerous?


Immortal Planet Review

 …Where You’ll Die Frequently

HIGH Merrily knocking enemies off of ledges.

LOW Prisoner One.

WTF Is there a “good” ending? No, really. We’re all trying to figure it out.


Arms Review

 Sweat It Out

HIGH The satisfying muscle aches following a productive session.

LOW That awful solo mode.

WTF Ranked multiplayer getting walled off behind said solo mode.


This Is Not A Review: Everspace

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: Everspace, developed and published by Rockfish Games.


Vanquish Review

Better Late Than Never

HIGH Boarding the Kreon.

LOW The port’s difficulty is a bit askew.

WTF A trip through a tunnel ripped wholesale from Gears of War 2


Yooka-Laylee Review

Batty Design Choices

HIGH The initial rush of nostalgia.

LOW The boss battles, the mini-games, and the boss battle within a mini-game.

WTF Turning into honey helps me climb icy slopes, but I still have low traction…?