REVIEW: The Evil Within 2 (2017)

To cut to the chase, The Evil Within 2 is a game that improves upon its predecessor to the point that it makes the original seem like a tech demo in retrospect. It does away with enclosed spaces and hospital hallways, and manages to provide a tense and exhilarating experience while turning every prior experience …

REVIEW: Cuphead (2017)

After 7 years in development, Cuphead is finally out. After a multitude of delays, my excitement had since shifted from enthusiastic to cautious. Yet after completing the game, I am ridiculously happy to say that Cuphead is a fantastic 2D shooter, made all the better by its unmatched 1930s cartoon-inspired art style, jazzy soundtrack, and …

What I’ve Been Playing – Watch Dogs 2

Watch Dogs 2 is everything the original should have been, and it’s great that we finally finally get the game we’ve been looking forward to since 2014. I’ve been enjoying the hell out of this game, considering it’s rectified every single gripe I had with the original. To start with, the story is far more …

REVIEW: Uncharted: The Lost Legacy (2017)

The Uncharted series has always been known for its elaborate action set-pieces and phenomenal character writing. Its newest installment, Uncharted: The Lost Legacy, takes a slight step back from what we’ve seen previously. It’s a far more compact experience, and focuses on two characters that not many people might have thought would pair up with …

What I’ve Been Playing – Wolfenstein: The New Order

2017 has been a banner year for video games, but that’s no reason to not revisit games from previous years. I’ve been slowly chipping away at my backlog, and I had an urge to finally get around to Wolfenstein: The New Order. It felt appropriate to play for some reason, like it was the right …