"Despite some of the odd dialogue choices, daft endings, and trial and error gameplay, it manages to surpass these faults, for the most part."
"This is a fun little twist on the genre and if you're a pinball-loving gamer with a Game Pass subscription, it's a no-brainer."
"It turns out that there's a lot of fun to be had devastating landscapes in a giant mech. Who knew?"
"We can forgive a few cut corners and some scaled back elements given budgetary constraints, but it's clear that the game needs a bit more spit and polish if it's going to really sparkle."
"At its core, it's an okay party platformer, but the limited number of levels makes the game feel stagnant after a while."
"Mosaic has a way of making one relate to the hardships of the mundane and it's incredibly heavy going."
"The story is magnificent, it boasts a brilliant soundtrack, and there's a great range of animals for you to take control of."
"It has aged exceptionally well, a fact that speaks to Bungie's original quality as well as the restorative nip and tuck overseen by 343 Industries."
"A welcome addition to a beloved franchise and the new perspective complements it well."
"Life is Strange 2 hits you where it hurts again and again, but it never loses its grip on the player despite this unflinching approach to storytelling."
"We had a lot of fun and a lot of jumps when playing through, but we just need a bit of a breather before trying for the other endings."
"Apart from some camera-related issues, Arise is an absolute gem."
"If you're a big Blacksad fan, you might be able to look past the problems, but everyone else should wait."
"The controls felt clunky and frustrating, the camera is too busy, and the hit detection is horrific."
"While it's definitely one for fans of the show, anyone who enjoys this kind of sci-fi strategy should check it out."
"For the impatient or mature gamer, it's perhaps not one that you'll enjoy for very long, but it works significantly better as a game aimed at kids."
"It's a very good addition to an already rich and well-rounded offering."
"The game is a joy to experience, more so in co-op than in single-player, and it's sure to bring laughter to whoever plays it."
"It's a puzzle game that fans of the genre should certainly try their hand at, although everyone else should probably just try it to take in the view."
"Shenmue 3 certainly doesn't feel limited by its budget, rather it's lifted by the developer's will to keep to the ambition of its predecessors."
"If you're looking for a challenging sniper game with no real story and large sandbox maps to explore then this will satisfy that itch."
"Black Future '88 is a challenging roguelike experience that offers lots of variety for fans of the genre to enjoy."
"The narrative is fun to follow, the game plays well and there are plenty of fun mechanics at play, it just doesn't go all the way."
"In a game that sometimes tries to be Portal without the portals and The Stanley Parable without the parable, the narrative often feels forced."
"It's one for the fans, and there are some good features in there, however, strange AI decisions made the missions a bit too easy at times."
"With lots to explore and many allies to be made, we found ourselves wanting more at the end of our adventure"
"It may not be a classic but it's still the best version of this adventure to date, and it comes with improved presentation and an additional 40 puzzles."
"There's an overall tonal inconsistency that plagues it from start to finish."
"It's an interesting and thoroughly meaningful game, and one that should be experienced if you want an insight into some very important topics."
"Every little piece of dialogue is either interesting, hilariously funny or heartbreakingly sad."
"It is a rare game with a healthy respect for the player's inquisitiveness, rewarding your curiosity with a unique world and a story that blooms like a rose."
"It has all the elements you'd want from a futuristic shooter, yet nearly everything we encountered was either under-cooked or over-simplified."
"Football Manager 2020 has a variety of additions that we think are good news for those who want to play for the long haul."
"This is the best Star Wars title that EA has released since it acquired the license to make games set in A Galaxy Far, Far Away."
"Experiencing the world of Stormland with a friend dials the awesomeness up to 11."
"If you have a machine that can manage it, it's undoubtedly the best system to play the game on."
"Sword/Shield innovates by having one foot resting in the essence of what makes the Pokémon universe what it is today, while having the other dipped into new waters."
"On the one hand, it looks retro, like your mind's eye remembers it from 1999, but on the other, the pixel count has vastly increased."
"Playful's game offers some of the best platforming outside of first-party titles on the Switch full stop."
"Despite some limitations, Abandon Ship is a polished and engaging adventure"
"It's charming, unique, silly and addictive in a way that very few Apple Arcade games have been so far."
"Those looking for a modern take on zoo management should definitely give this a go."
"Heat brings back some of the passion that we had back when going Underground was all the rage."
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"It's certainly strange for a game that is reliant on its narrative to be so incoherent and ambiguous in terms of what it has to say."
"It's a great game with lots to offer that will result in a near-brutal amount of burnt calories across the gamer world."
"A rich and distinctive visual identity is complemented by a stellar soundtrack that enhances the playful tone and moment-to-moment experience."
"Monkey King certainly looks the part, it's just a shame that the rest of the game doesn't quite measure up."
"Where the standard Switch controls fail this particular edition, its portability and motion controls keep it standing tall."
"Just when the series appeared in danger of growing stale, Mario & Sonic have revitalised the formula."