Category Archive: Game Reviews

Jazz Jackrabbit Review (GOG)

I was recently delighted that Epic Games’ classic PC platformer Jazz Jackrabbit was re-released through GOG and other places. I, of course, played my fair share of Jazz 2 back in the 90s,… Continue reading

Sonic Forces Review (Xbox One)

With Sonic Forces we have Sega’s blue hedgehog return back to the old canon of games after the last few year’s of disastrous Sonic Boom titles (even though the TV show is actually… Continue reading

Syberia Review (PC)

I just completed Syberia, an adventure game from the company Microïds which is the first in a trilogy of titles, the most recent instalment of which was released this year. And in all… Continue reading

King’s Quest 5 Review

I finally finished up King’s Quest V: Absence Makes the Heart Go Yonder, a bit of a landmark title in the King’s Quest series. Essentially, this is the game with which the King’s… Continue reading

Mario Kart: Double Dash (GameCube) Review

I only very recently got Mario Kart: Double Dash for the Nintendo GameCube. I’ve only played the game before for a handful of occasions if even that. As such I was very excited… Continue reading

Mega Man 8 Review (PS1/Xbox One)

The Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 came out just recently and thanks to it I’ve finally been able to play Mega Man 8. Since I’ve played all the other 9 instalments of the… Continue reading

PilotWings 64 review

By a complete stroke of luck I recently managed to grab myself an original PilotWings 64 cart. This is a game that I’ve been wishing for years would have gotten a Virtual Console… Continue reading

Mortal Kombat X review

A couple of weeks ago I finally got around to buying Mortal Kombat X. If people are wondering why it took me this long, I haven’t had an Xbox One until last fall… Continue reading

Resident Evil 7: Biohazard – Review (Xbox One)

Alright, finally finished the main game in Resident Evil 7 and I’m actually curious to play through to see the other path through the game. In the end, the game was quite enjoyable… Continue reading

Wacky Wheels Review

Wacky Wheels is a Super Mario Kart knock-off for the PCs but a surprisingly good one at that. Gameplay: 4/5 – After the starting awkwardness that comes from these types of “pseudo-3D” games,… Continue reading

Mighty No. 9 (Xbox One review)

Here’s my review of the spiritual Mega Man successor (sorry it took so long)… Gameplay: 4½/5 – The controls ever so slightly remind me of Mega Man X but Mighty No. 9 does… Continue reading

Killer Instinct (Xbox One) review

I’ve finally had a chance to sit down properly with the latest instalment of the Killer Instinct series from Rare. The first two games are amongst some of my favourite fighting games and… Continue reading

Mirror’s Edge: Catalyst Review (Xbox One)

Finally beat the main story of Mirror’s Edge: Catalyst, the sequel/reboot of the Mirror’s Edge series. Gameplay: 4/5 – The controls are just about as good as the first game. You can’t pick… Continue reading

Battletoads: Arcade Review (Xbox One)

Battletoads: Arcade was featured as one of the numerous titles on the Rare Replay Collection and I’ve been playing it a whole lot so here’s my review of it. (Mirror’s Edge: Catalyst review… Continue reading

Resident Evil 6 Review (Xbox 360)

My attempts to catch up on the Resident Evil series has now reached the sixth official game of the series (or eighth but who’s counting)… Gameplay: 2½/5 – The regular gameplay resembles RE4… Continue reading

Resident Evil 5 Review (Xbox 360)

A little while ago Capcom announced the arrival of a seventh official instalment in the Resident Evil game series. While I’ve always been more a fan of the film series, I do enjoy… Continue reading