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July 2024
Black Desert Online Dosa Early Impressions: Does the Dosa Stand Out Among Other Classes?

Black Desert Online added the Dosa to its roster, but should you take the time to level this new class?


9.5
Elden Ring: Shadow of the Erdtree Review

Elden Ring released its long-awaited, much-anticipated DLC late June, and Nick has been making his way through. Here is our review of the DLC for one of the best Soulslike games in recent memory.


6.5
Wuthering Waves Review

Wuthering Waves is the next gacha RPG on the market, and Nick spent the last two weeks running through its sci-fi world to make heads or tails of it. Here's our review.


Dragon's Dogma 2's Mage Is The Magiest Mage Who Ever Maged

Dragon's Dogma 2's Mage might be the most magey mage of in the history of video games, and Nick is here to tell you why.


7.0
Alone in the Dark Review

Alone in the Dark is back after 30 years with a new vision for the legendary thriller. But how does this remake hold up? Here is our review.


8.0
Warhammer 40,000: Chaos Gate - Daemonhunters Review

After a successful launch in 2022 on Steam, Warhammer 40,000: Chaos Gate - Daemonhunters made its way to consoles last week. Now you can pursue the demons of chaos with the illustrious Grey Knights on PC, Xbox, or PlayStation. If you've ever wanted to try XCOM with a side of Space Marines, now is your chance!


Interview: Chatting Lost Ark's Second Anniversary With Franchise Lead Soomin Park

We had the chance to chat about Lost Ark's second anniversary here in the West with Franchise Lead Soomin Park, where we talked about the changes leading up to now, as well as what the future holds for the MMOARPG.


6.5
Foamstars Review - Time To Lather Up!

Nick checked out Square Enix's Splatoon-like, Foamstars, on PlayStation 5, to see whether or not the casual, online-only shooter is up to snuff. Check out our review.


8.0
Strategy Session: Warhammer 40,000: Rogue Trader Review

Warhammer 40,000: Rogue Trader is a fantastic turn-based tactical RPG that makes amazing use of its source material while still providing an immense amount of freedom to its players. But how does it hold up in a post-Baldur's Gate 3 world? Here's our review.


Share Your Personal Bests of 2023 - Nick Shively Edition

Now that the official awards have been handed out Nick jumps in with his own personal bests of 2023. Do you agree with his picks? Join in with your own picks in the comments!


Albion Online: Wild Blood is a Huge Step in the Right Direction

The latest update for Albion Online has been a doozy. Nick breaks down why the Wild Blood update is a step in the right direction.


9.5
Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon Review

Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon is everything you should want in a mech game. Nick explains why in his review.


5.5
Arcadian Atlas Review - Lite Tactics

Arcadian Atlas is inspired by the tactics RPGs of yesteryear. Nick, our resident tactics RPG fan, puts the indie RPG through its paces.


5 Things Diablo 4 Should have Included from Previous Games

Having spent thousands of hours across its predecessors, the franchise had plenty of features to love or hate. Nick talks about the things Diablo 4 should have taken from Diablo 2 and Diablo 3 when it launched earlier this summer.


Preview: Evercore Heroes Closed Beta Impressions

Last month, Evercore Heroes launched its closed beta, bringing more players in to check out its PvE competitive arena game. Nick went hands-on to see how it's changed since we last checked it out in May.