The Outer Worlds, from Obsidian Entertainment, was the surprise hit of late 2019. Just when we thought it couldn't get any better, all of that sci-fi goodness has finally been released on the Nintendo Switch. This is our review.
For the last week, I've been heavily playing Riot Games' latest foray, Valorant. With several hours under me, Valorant accomplishes many things, notably, reminding us that Riot does indeed know how to build core gameplay experiences. However, it is not without its share of frustrations and flaws. This is our review of Valorant.
The console launch of Greymoor, the newest chapter of Elder Scrolls Online, has been delayed one day until June 10 out of respect for the funeral services of George Floyd.
Despite showing its age, Xenoblade Chronicles Definitive Edition lives up to being one of the greatest JRPGs in the last couple decades. Its story and gameplay are timeless and the amount of customizability and freedom that comes with the plethora of gear available makes it highly replay-able to boot. The additional content and the extra story epilogue makes this the best version of Xenoblade Chronicles available to date, as well as cements it as one of the best values in gaming on the Nintendo
Trials of Mana is a fantastic remake of an Action RPG that tragically never came to the West until recently. It is evident that great care has been taken to create an experience as close to the original as possible, although liberties to improve upon the story should have been taken on. Although the combat may get repetitive and boss battles are rarely challenging, Trials has a ton of charm and fun that is easily accessible for new players and old fans alike.
Animal Crossing is a different kind of game. It isn't just that the world is generally run by anthropomorphic animals, or the fact that fossils, fruits and fish are big moneymakers in the economy. But is New Horizons a new adventure, or simply another rehash?