At the time of writing this review I have only played part of Pokémon Sun and maybe a month of Pokémon GO. The Legend of Zelda took most of my time as a kid so I missed the Pokémon franchise. That being said, if I describe aspects of the game and it is old news to you – please take the previous statements into consideration. I stopped playing Pokémon GO a while ago, and therefore deleted the game from phone. I will not be going over the integration from Pokémon GO to Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! Continue reading “Pokemon: Let’s Go, Eevee! Review — A New Twist”
Welcome to this week’s edition of Five Dollar Dives, where I will be reviewing the game The Devil’s Calculator.
If you love math, then The Devil’s Calculator is for you. If math is not your thing, then this game is likely going to be a pass for you. I wanted to give this game a try as most educational games tend to fall flat. I was hoping that this game would ignite my personal interest in mathematics, but I think a passionate teacher would be able to do that much more effectively.
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BioWare’s Anthem is not a good game.
Anthem is a fantastic game, but it is buried under countless design mistakes and a heaping pile of bugs that have become the industry standard. Earlier, I wrote a review based on my experience with the demo, which was limited and shared only a brief look into the game proper. Now, with over 40 hours clocked, and all available story and side content finished, I have come to offer you my thoughts on the Anthem experience.
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Since the announcement at E3 in 2014, Crackdown 3 has been in development hell for at least five years. Since then, the game has seen trouble, from numerous delays to losing its co-developer team to Epic Games. Cloudgine, which was acquired by Epic in 2018, is the company behind the cloud-based physics and destruction technology.
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Welcome to this week’s edition of Five Dollar Dives, where I will be reviewing the game Globesweeper.
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Welcome to this week’s edition of Five Dollar Dives, where I will be reviewing the game AWAKE.
What first caught my attention with this game was the style of graphics, although the tagline on the store page also piqued my interest: “It was supposed to be a romantic trip… but turned into a brutal murder scene.” From this description, I was not expecting a point and click game. I am hesitant to call it an adventure game as you do not get much time to do things.
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The battle between light and darkness ensues. In Kingdom Hearts 3 you find friends, fight foes, and fly to new worlds with your favorite characters. Additional elements and improved game-play mechanics help the game to outshine its predecessors in a legitimately engaging, enjoyable experience. While there are certainly many positives to this game, there were also a few things that were quite frustrating.
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Anthem is NOT the game you think it is.
There has been plenty of hub-bub and mixed first reactions concerning Anthem, the newest title and IP from Developer BioWare. A dogpile of criticism has been heaped on BioWare from those who have yet to even experience the game. Much of this seems to be simply due to the property being handled by EA. People have taken to calling it a “Destiny clone” and writing it off simply as that, even though the two games play nearly nothing alike.
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Guns and guts and gore, OH MY! Demons on Mars wanting me to die?
Oh, I don’t think so; I rip and tear, I’m… The Doomguy! 2016’s Doom breathes new life into a classic FPS that helped shape modern-day shooters. And with Doom: Eternal right around the corner, I wanted to dive feet first into hell.
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Welcome to this week’s edition of Five Dollar Dives where I will be looking at Hyper Scuffle, an arena fighter that is very similar to Super Smash Bros. In essence, you battle against three other players to see who will come out victorious. However, instead of attempting to ring out your opponent, you battle until someone hits 0 Hp.
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