Tag: Sci-Fi

Starpoint Gemini Warlords Review

 Second Star To The Right, Straight On To My Space Station

HIGH It splits the difference between Freelancer and Masters of Orion

LOW …by building one game and grafting it onto the spine of the other.

WTF Awkward mouse and keyboard controls for a PC exclusive.


SOMA (Safe Mode) Review

Better Safe Than Sorry

HIGH Safe Mode opens the door for timid players to experience SOMA’s story.

LOW Chase sequences now lack a sense of danger.

WTF I’ll never get used to using the right trigger to interact with objects.


Warframe 101

Hearing lots of buzz about Warframe but you don’t know much about it? No worries! This basic primer has all the info you need to hit the ground running and become a badass space ninja in no time!


Warframe Review

Better Late Than… Early

HIGH Wallrunning and gliding undetected past laser security systems.

LOW Getting through the initial haze of learning all the ins and outs.

WTF Wait a minute, this red spot on my neck was not there yesterday…


ELEX Review

HIGH Damn, that’s a good sequel hook…

LOW Trying to hit anything further than twenty feet away with a bow.

WTF Is there seriously not a character sheet? I have no idea how much health I have.


Echo Review

Copycat Killer App

HIGH Feels incredibly fresh and innovative.

LOW Trades innovation for harsh difficulty spikes later on.

WTF The protagonist’s name is… En?


Observer Review

We’ll Remember That For You, Whether You Want It Or Not

HIGH Taking my first trip inside someone’s subconscious.

LOW Spending twenty minutes getting killed by a Cybogre over and over again.

WTF This is the second game I’ve played this week set in 2084. We get it. You like Orwell.