Author: The Schmaltzy Cynic

Jul
05

REVIEW: DEADBOLT

The game’s greatest value is its consistent pace of challenge and variety

Jun
28

REVIEW: Stellaris: Ancient Relics Story Pack

Like exploring the remnants of an empire at the height of its decadency, Stellaris’ latest addition showcases the height of one of the best 4X games swept under the passage of time and progress.

May
28

REVIEW: Snakebird

A logic game where flipping the bird when you get upset is a legitimate strategy, which is how you’re going to feel sometimes.

May
22

REVIEW: Volume

A Story Told One Pixel At A Time

May
14

REVIEW: Bad North

Through harsh winters, frozen rains and burned-away homes, Bad North is a lite-rogue-lite journey that makes you wish the journey was as big as the ocean when it’s really a dip in a nearby puddle.

Apr
06

REVIEW: Hell Warders

If you’re going to go through the depths of Hell, you’re going to need friends–no, really, you’re going to need several to get through Hell Warders.

Mar
21
Mar
12

REVIEW: Tooth and Tail

Tooth and Tail is one of the most accessible and memorable RTS games to date.

Feb
27

REVIEW: OneShot

How far can you suspend your disbelief until a NPC/AI can appear human? OneShot puts you to that test.

Feb
17

REVIEW: Boot Hill Bounties

This is not another Earthbound gem obsessed with the past. Between a few unique twists, there is a rich narrative for fans and their children to cherish in the Wild West.