Tag: Puzzle

HOGuru Reviews – Eventide: Slavic Fable

Set in and around a tourist park deep in the woods of eastern Europe, Eventide casts players as a botanist attempting to help out her grandmother by using her expertise to help preserve  an ancient and mystical flower. This leads her on a journey through an ancient forest populated by […]

HOGuru Reviews – Robin’s Quest

So, how does the most-adapted character in history/fiction work in the world of Hidden Object Games? Not too shabbily, as it turns out. Robin’s Quest is a hybrid adventure/HOG, as it puts more focus on puzzle solving and world manipulation than simple object hunting gameplay. That, and it introduces a […]

Superhot Review

Super Not … gonna forget this game any time soon

superhot

HIGH Splitting an incoming bullet in two with a swift katana slice.

LOW Some challenge modes are lame.

WTF I wonder how much money Microsoft ponied up to keep this exclusive on XBO


Samorost 3 Review

Jamming to the sounds of nature

 Samorost 3 Review Screenshot

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


Dungelot Review

Tap 'n Slash

Dungelot Review Screenshot

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.

Dreii Review

Multiplayers act like they forgot about Dreii

Dreii Review Screenshot

HIGH The game creates (and requires) a tremendous amount of teamwork.

LOW The physics are too slippery to build some of the tougher towers.

WTF The dreadful wind and rain.