For Honor — Review

For Honor — Review

Remember when you were a kid and would argue over who would win in a fight between Batman and Superman or cowboys and ninjas?  Ubisoft’s latest game asks you a similar question: knights, vikings, or samurai?  For Honor was on my most anticipated list for 2017 and after almost 20 hours of play, the hype was … Continue reading

Fire Emblem Heroes — Review

Fire Emblem Heroes — Review

Tactical RPGs are my jam.  There’s just something about playing chess with swords, fireballs, and monsters that really clicks for me.  One of the better recent spins on the genre is The Banner Saga.  If you want a more established franchise, look no further than Fire Emblem.  I’ve only played a few entries in the series, … Continue reading

Resident Evil 7 — Review

Resident Evil 7 — Review

The Resident Evil series is one of the biggest names in gaming going all the way back to the original PS1 title in 1996.  I’ll never forget playing the GameCube remake of that game and seeing a crimson head run towards me in a hallway mirror.  Resident Evil 4 is one of my all time favorite games, … Continue reading

Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows — Review

Shovel Knight: Plague of Shadows — Review

Shovel Knight is one of the best, if not the best, retro games made in the 21st century.  Developer Yacht Club Games really hit the nail on the head with the original game in all aspects: pixelated graphics, chiptune soundtrack, humor, difficult platforming, etc.  Shovel Knight has it all. It also has the fantastic Plague of Shadows … Continue reading