Category Archive: Game Reviews

Simon the Sorcerer 1 Review

Simon the Sorcerer 2 is an adventure game classic of my childhood and some time ago I even got a hold of the original and the infamous third (3D) instalment of the series.… Continue reading

Mega Man 11 Review

For more reference please check my rankings of the Classic Mega Man games… Gameplay: 4½/5 – After their absence in the ninth and tenth instalment, the slide and super shot made their grand… Continue reading

Mega Man X8 Review (Xbox One) & Scores Round-Up

Finally rounding out the X-series reviews. Check out the end of this blog for a round-up of all the scores. Happy hunting… Gameplay: 4/5 – The gameplay has definitely improved from the previous… Continue reading

Mega Man X7 Review (Xbox One)

I’m now moving on to the 3D instalments of the Mega Man X series in Mega Man X Legacy Collection. Expect X8 in the immediate future. On with the review… Gameplay: 3½/5 –… Continue reading

Mega Man X6 Review (Xbox One)

Gameplay: 3/5 – The gameplay would essentially be the same as X5, duck and all. Unfortunately there are some really annoying features this time around. The Falcon Armor for one thing (which you… Continue reading

Resident Evil 4 & Zero Review

Rounding out the rest of the RE Reviews. Check out the previous blog or the entire Resident Evil category. Resident Evil 4 (GameCube) Gameplay: 4/5 – The gameplay is really good. The over-the-shoulder… Continue reading

Resident Evil 1 – 3 Review

Because I’ve previously reviewed the Resident Evil games 5 – 7 on this blog (as well as the REmake and Code: Veronica) and because I’ve been on a bit of a Capcom kick… Continue reading

Mega Man DOS Games (Review)

For a change of pace, let’s have a look at the infamous Hi Tech Expressions DOS Mega Man games with brief reviews on both. Mega Man (for MS-DOS) Gameplay: 2½/5 – You fire… Continue reading

Mega Man X5 Review (Xbox One)

Here’s another one from the Mega Man X Legacy Collections… Gameplay: 4½/5 – The duck took me a long time to get used to but I have to say that this game may… Continue reading

Mega Man X4 Review (Xbox One)

The Mega Man X Legacy Collections came out last week and I’ve been really playing through Mega Man X4 with a vengeance. As I never owned the first PlayStation, I never got to… Continue reading

Silent Hill 3 Review (Xbox 360)

A decent while ago, I bought the Silent Hill HD Collection for Xbox 360 with the intent of playing Silent Hill 2. However, I got stuck and never finished the game and kinda… Continue reading

Syberia 3 – Review (Xbox One)

A while back I finally got around to playing Microids’ Syberia and was not extremely impressed by the game over-all. Though I missed out completely on Syberia 2 (and it appears I didn’t… Continue reading

Jazz Jackrabbit 2 Review (GOG)

Here we go, Jazz Jackrabbit’s popular sequel which unfortunately ended up killing the series (despite a strong cult following). I finally sat down and played through the main game. The game is available… Continue reading

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