"FIFA 20 already had some problems, but the situation has worsened dramatically with FIFA 21."
"It looks and plays just fine, although the game is annoyingly slow with a story that's not much to write home about."
"It kept me entertained for the duration of the campaign, and I really enjoyed the multiplayer, in particular, the more streamlined Dogfight mode."
"It's stylistic, minimalist and set in a colour scheme that is as dreamy and lovely as very few of today's games dare to be."
"Planet Badass is perhaps the largest misstep that the series has taken to date and I would only recommend it to the most hardcore of fans."
"It's an interesting and thoughtfully-made big team shooter that creates a really distinctive and impressive atmosphere."
"The sounds and animation make combat impactful and rewarding even after hours of play."
"If you're able to look beyond the combat-related shortcomings, this is the kind of game that keeps you up playing deep into the night."
"What you've got here is a relatively straight recreation of the original, constructed with new assets in a new engine, but not much more."
"Despite some variety, it's just not that fun to play, nor does it help that there are lots of minor bugs to grapple with."
"If Big Ant Studios was to try for a third time, I really hope the gameplay takes a bigger leap than it has here."
"If you like the roguelite genre, Hades is an excellent proposition, and of course, if you're a fan of Supergiant Games, it's mandatory."
"It's an interesting addition for Star Wars fans given the various Easter eggs linked to the saga, yet this expansion didn't always live up to my expectations."
"It doesn't feel too bolted on, and instead adds more of the same good stuff that we all liked in the original."
"Spelunky 2 brings just the right amount of innovation to make the familiar feel new, yet it retains the brilliance of the original in all the right places."
"Gameplay variation leads to some of the best moments in Crysis and the controls are somewhat approved in the console versions."
"Spellbreak is a great battle royale for casual players looking to have fun. The unique combat mechanics based around elements make for highly enjoyable gameplay."
"In short, it's not quite the triumphant return that this underrated adventure undoubtedly deserved."
"If the update lacks a bit in terms of content, the gameplay definitely makes up for it."
"Whether you play Battle Through Time on a PS4 Pro or on your iPhone, it's a handsome game that captures the essence of the cartoon TV series in the best possible way."
"Wintermoor Tactics Club turned out to be one the most delightful indie titles I have played this year."
"I really appreciated the three-episode formula, as it concentrates the experience without diluting things too much."
"It's a great beginners action-adventure RPG, ideal for younger players looking to experience the genre."
"It delivers one of the best stories of this generation, one that can keep up with the most iconic storylines in the Marvel universe."
"Niche is a game you can easily pick up whenever and play for as little or long as you want - now it's portable it makes the replay value of Niche even more attractive."
"If you're a fan of Alan Wake and Control, it's worth picking up, but if you never played Alan Wake, you're better off sitting this one out."
"Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 + 2 is good. It may not be great, or anything crazy, especially not compared to many of the best remakes that have graced us over the past two years, but as a sports game, it is balanced, easily accessible, and fun."
"It's a really good game that mixes WRC 7 with WRC 8 and peppers it with a little bit of Richard Burns Rally to create a really tasty main course."
"Overall, King Art has provided rock-solid gameplay, despite its lack of experience with the genre."
"Crusader Kings III manages to create player-driven stories and emergent moments like no other."
"Struggling is a creepy, physics-based platformer designed to test the mental resolve of its subjects."
"Tell Me Why has turned out to be a fascinating game: it touches delicate topics with great elegance and it's difficult not to be enthralled by the exciting story of Ronan twins."
"Rise of New Champions doesn't work as a pure football game, even in arcade terms, but it works as a football game based on the Tsubasa animé."
"The story is great and the combat is spot on with interesting tactical elements and a narrative where choice seems to make a genuine impact."
"Godhood is fun. Having the power to create a religion in a way that suits you is great."
"The cars look fantastic, the surroundings look great, and the wet surfaces made my jaw drop to the floor."
"It definitely has the potential to make a big impression, if you take the necessary time to explore the characters and their world."
"This final expansion is a sure-fire way to wrap things up in a manner that will please returning fans."
"It will please both those who are looking for a more arcadey experience and those who want a pure simulation."
"Peaky Blinders fans will enjoy themselves, yet Mastermind is recommended to anyone who enjoys a good puzzle game."
"Battletoads might just end up being one of the best titles to come out of an Xbox Game Studio this year."
"It's one of the best shooters of the year, and unless you're allergic to roguelikes, consider this a firm recommendation."
"A knockout first release for Cold Symmetry that's able to embrace what made the Souls series so special, whilst successfully bringing its own original ideas."
"Microsoft Flight Simulator is an extraordinary game that looks to the next-generation a few months before the release of the new consoles."
"The design is brilliantly nostalgic, the combat is unique, and the world is so strange and wacky, sometimes it is difficult not to have a chuckle when you see a crab wielding a sawn-off."
"If the teams jousting are good enough, it looks less like a standard firefight, and more like a futuristic Harry Potter duel."
"Some of the new additions, especially the new resource system, should probably be included in future Total War games."
"It's hard to see what the meta-game will look like in a few weeks, but for now, Scholomance Academy stands as one of the better recent expansions."
"Mediatonic has delivered 2020's indie darling."
"Three years after its arrival on PS4, Horizon: Zero Dawn remains a quality single-player adventure."