Tag: Turn-Based

Mutant Year Zero: Road To Eden Preview

I’ve been watching Mutant Year Zero: Road to Eden for a few months now and always had a passing interest in it, but had yet to get my hands on it. This post-human apocalyptic turn-based strategy game has anthropomorphic characters and an interesting setting, but it wasn’t until actually playing that I realized my initial thoughts about it were slightly wrong.


Deep Sky Derelicts Review

Dungeon Crawling… Innnnnn spaaaaaace

HIGH Easy-to-pick-up deck building mechanics.

LOW The awkward user interface.

WTF Accidentally selecting the wrong enemy if they sway a single pixel into my cursor.


Masquerada: Songs And Shadows Review

It’s A Pun

HIGH A truly gorgeous game that offers as much emotionally as it does visually.

LOW The frequency of loading screens was frustrating.

WTF The sheer number of animals that don’t care that there’s war going on around them.


Ronin Review

Sharp As Hell

HIGH Killing a guard by recalling my sword in mid-air.

LOW Failing to see a ceiling I could grapple for way, way too long.

WTF No checkpoints in the final level?


Chroma Squad Review (PS4)

Mighty Morphin’ Tactical RPG

High Fans of turn-based games get a quality, relatively lengthy release.

Low Near-constant framerate issues, technical bugs and input lag.

WTF Lord Gaga, whose similarities to pop’s Lady extend beyond name.


Atlas Reactor Review

The Future of Turn-Based Is Here

Atlas Reactor

HIGH Finally catching a teleporting robot by swinging at where he was going to be, not where he was.

LOW Having to grind for around 30 hours to get the prized Conan-themed skin.

WTF You just went from cute to terrifying, robot dog.