"The difficulty curve barged in on us, and we found that we had to forego the bonus objectives just to clear the damn course."
Style, substance and zombified veg; The Walking Vegetables has it all.
"The many small tweaks that come from the game world give this a personality games such as Kirby Star Allies on the Switch lacks."
"This could have been special, but frustrating difficulty spikes, unintuitive level design, and inconsistent AI meant that we couldn't really connect to the story."
"The hand-crafted world is brought to life with a nice soundtrack and some great characters."
"If you're a roguelike fan and you're after something new to swipe on your way to work, Immortal Rogue is a microtransaction-free must-buy."
"As a result of its structure and desire to please everyone, it felt a bit flat at times."
"An over-reliance on the same combat sequences with more enemies and frequent repetitive boss fights take away from the uniqueness the first half of the game sets up."
"If you have a place in your heart for ToeJam and Earl (and the rest of the funky bunch) this is a game you need to check out."
"If you're a fan of the genre, ignore the score because there are enough quality ideas here to make this an experience you'll want to have."
"Regardless of whether you're are a long-time fan or new to the series, this game is absolutely worth picking up."
"While it's a little rough around the edges, it's a great yarn for anyone who loves a whodunnit or a mystery."
"The trick system is the highlight of the gameplay on offer, but the awkward and unclear momentum mechanics meant that we had a hard time experimenting with them."
"It's the most complete way to experience Steins;Gate, even if you've played the first and watched the anime already."
"It's not perfect and the combat's a little clunky, but it's an easily digestible roguelite with some extra elements sprinkled in that you'll struggle to find elsewhere."
"Time has moved on and the fighting genre has evolved, but Dead or Alive hasn't."
"It's got satisfying physics and precise controls, and the dynamic soundtrack and vibrant art style is candy for the eyes and ears."
"The hand-drawn and charming graphics, the cosy soundscape, and the addictive gameplay ensured that we were entertained."
"It could very well be the best Trials game so far in terms of playability, variety and physics."
"It engages and entertains even if it is a rather distilled and disjointed experience compared to the studio's usual work."
"This is not your typical console strategy experience, rather it's something you can really sink your teeth into."
"Spinnortality makes it feel good to be bad."
"It feels like a love letter to fans of winter sports, but the poem inside is written in crayon, and your name is spelled horrendously wrong."
"Given that Codemasters had almost four years to build on the first game, we can't help but feel just a little bit disappointed."
"It's the perfect counterpoint to the Puyo Puyo mash-up and the VR chill of Effect."