Tag: Square Enix

Dragon Quest Builders Review

It Takes a Village

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HIGH Any of the overwhelming boss fights against huge foes.

LOW A glitch that left me unable to drop the person I was carrying.

WTF No, I’m the idiot for not realizing I was supposed to make a battleaxe at the loom.


Hitman: Club 27 Review

Dead and breakfast

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HIGH Hilarious background NPC dialogue.

LOW Episode 4’s first Escalation Mode mission is HARD.

WTF Agent 47 is too stylish to be caught pairing a brown belt with a black shirt.


I Am Setsuna Review

Imitation Is the Sincerest Form of Flattery

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HIGH: It feels just like the JRPG classics of old.

LOW: It feels JUST like the JRPG classics of old.

WTF: After 30 hours I still don’t know how some things work.


The Future of Hitman As A Platform

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I’m holding out hope that IO Interactive’s new version of Hitman ends up being successful. It’s already getting good reviews. As I’m writing this, Chapter 1 has a 77 on Metacritic, Chapter 2 has an 84 and Chapter 3 has a 75 for the Playstation 4 versions. Those aren’t extraordinary scores, but this is without a doubt the best Hitman has been since series favorite Blood Money, which launched a decade ago.