Tag: Vita

This Is Not A Review: Plague Road

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: Plague Road, developed and published by Arcade Distillery.


Idea Factory’s 2017 Lineup

Idea Factory recently invited GameCritics to drop by their annual preview event to take a look at their upcoming 2017 releases. As usual with IF, their games target the Japanese RPG and Visual Novel fanbase, so if you’re into either of these genres, take a look!

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God Eater: Resurrection review

She’s A God Eater

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HIGH Buffing the team with the Devour mechanic, then destroying a boss in record time.

LOW Killing the same enemies over and over and over…

WTF Why can’t online players join a lobby after the game’s started?


Odin Sphere Leifthrasir Review

Götterdämmerung like it’s 2007

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HIGH Vanillaware’s best game looks and plays better than ever

LOW The changes don’t quite mask some of the repetition

WTF Experiencing Vanillaware’s glorious food/cooking obsession in glorious HD