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REVIEW – Alwa’s Awakening (PS4)

A New NES Game Built like a new original 8-bit NES game, Alwa’s Awakening is an indie Metroidvania that prides itself on its old school visuals and gameplay techniques.  Using nostalgia as one of the main bullet points, this RPG platformer features some appealing gameplay gimmicks but also stumbles a bit by the time the …

REVIEW – SNK 40th Anniversary Collection (PS4)

Preserving History The SNK 40th Anniversary Collection is not just a compilation of games; it is honoring and preserving the history of a prolific company in an appropriate way. This package is a celebration of some of SNK’s earliest and noteworthy work and is presented in a way that is done with the care and …

NEWS – PlayStation Plus: Free Games for April 2019

Sony will be making two PS4 games free during the month of April 2019 for PS+ members: Conan Exiles and The Surge. April 2019 also marks the first month where Sony is only giving away PS4 games. PS3 and Vita titles are no longer a part of the PS+ program. Maybe it is just me …

REVIEW – Pode (PS4)

Puzzle Platforming Couch Co-op In the summer of 2018, I reviewed Pode on Nintendo Switch – you can read this article HERE as mostly everything remains the same in this PS4 version. Pode is a non-violent couch puzzle platformer built around two-player co-op. While it is entirely possible to play through the campaign solo, it …

NEWS – PlayStation Plus: Free Games for March 2019

Sony announced two new titles will join the PlayStation Plus free game lineup on March 5. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Remastered – PS4 The Witness – PS4 As a reminder, PS3 and PS Vita games will no longer be part of the monthly free games line-up for PS Plus. If you haven’t added the …

NEWS – Tactical RPG WarSaw trailer here

Set during World War 2, gaming company and Pixelated Milk’s WARSAW is a beautifully hand-painted tactical role-playing game set in the Nazi-invaded Central European capital city of the same name. Featuring a group of characters coming from all walks of life gathering together to rise up against their oppressor, WARSAW will be arriving in Q3 …

NEWS – Catherine: Full Body Invades Dreams this September

Prepare for gaming’s most twisted love triangle to become a love square when Catherine: Full Body launches on PS4 in the West on September 3, 2019! Catherine: Full Body Features: A Full-Bodied Remaster: The captivating tale of 2011’s award-winning Catherine returns in Catherine: Full Body – bigger and better than before. Improved visuals and gameplay, …

REVIEW – FutureGrind (PS4)

Tron Trials Also available on Switch and PC, FutureGrind is an arcade stunt platformer similar to Ubisoft’s Trials series but with a strong emphasis on matching colors. While not as technical as Trials, FutureGrind put a new, entertaining spin on the “do tricks to rack up a high score before you reach the end” gameplay. …