A dark fantasy setting requires heroes with the grit to match. Gloomhaven succeeds at making this pairing work but falls short in a few other areas.
Even though the gameplay is fairly repetitive, switching from parkour, brawling, looting, and sneaking around is versatile enough to maintain the game’s core content. Because the story sure doesn’t carry it.
Although it can feel boring and repetitive sometimes, it’s still a fun game to play.
If you’re looking for a new Souls-like to dive into, Nioh 2 – The Complete Edition may be the getting-your-ass-kicked simulator that you’re looking for.
Unrailed! offers the most fun when you play with your friends, whether online or in person. However, in spite of having 4 different game modes, there’s little variety in the gameplay, so it’s worth holding out on a sale to get it.
It’s just you and the monkey (and maybe a friend) as you attempt to survive being marooned on a mysterious island packed full of adventure and danger.