"It may have its shortcomings, but The Crown Tundra demonstrates how much potential Pokémon DLC has if handled in the right way."
"The fast-paced movement mechanics, tasking timing requirements and combat systems, combined with the varied enemies make for a challenging yet fulfilling gameplay experience."
This is one cross-dimensional platformer that feels a little "ruff" around the edges.
"Transformers: Battlegrounds is a game that caught me by surprise. I knew what I was in store for with a game tailored for younger players, but I didn't expect to find a strategy with so much depth."
"This DLC builds on the fantastic combat systems that makes this rebooted Doom series great, and for me that's all I really need."
"The completely unfair progress system in combination with the dangerous monetisation traps create an unreal, dystopian reality."
The Mario gang has raced all over the Mushroom Kingdom, but now they bring the Grand Prix to your living room. Surprisingly, it holds up remarkably well.
"For a title that is looking to be around for the long run, Rogue Company is definitely showing early signs of what could be greatness."
"FIFA 20 already had some problems, but the situation has worsened dramatically with FIFA 21."
"It's a cute and accessible brawler that does plenty to celebrate the pink puffball's legacy."
"Hopefully, Nintendo will balance things in further updates because when the game fires on all cylinders, it is truly excellent."
"The sounds and animation make combat impactful and rewarding even after hours of play."
"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 doesn't feel too bolted on, and instead adds more of the same good stuff that we all liked in the original."
"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."
"They pushed the boundaries of the platforming genre in their own way and remain fun to play despite being released several console generations ago."
"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."
"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."
"Struggling is a creepy, physics-based platformer designed to test the mental resolve of its subjects."
"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."
"It definitely has the potential to make a big impression, if you take the necessary time to explore the characters and their world."
"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."
"It's one of the best shooters of the year, and unless you're allergic to roguelikes, consider this a firm recommendation."
"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."
"It's a fun-filled glimpse back to the PS2-era platformers that occupied far too much of my youth."
"A solid JRPG that offers some great storytelling, and I particularly enjoyed the strong emphasis on friendship and loyalty."
"Smart, layered game design is complemented by some truly disgusting visuals, and I felt utterly wicked for enjoying my rampage through this world."
"There are plenty of things to see and do here, with a great campaign, multiplayer, and content creation tools ensuring additional longevity."
"While it's heavy on lore and therefore may not have broad appeal, turn-based tactics fans might still find enough to like here that makes it worth pushing through."
"Great level design and boss battles are interwoven with some fairly mundane sequences and a combat system that never really gets going."
"Like its predecessor, this is an experience that probably shouldn't be given a score."
"Some of the games even have several endings based on the routes you choose, and this increases the replayability and makes it enjoyable to revisit them time and time again."
"There is some charm here for those who want to revisit an old gem, but if it doesn't lure you in after two hours, twenty won't alter that perception."
"Pokémon's first venture into DLC ended up being a bit of a mixed bag."
"SpongeBob SquarePants: Battle for Bikini Bottom - Rehydrated satisfies a lot of nostalgic wants and desires the original left fans with all those years ago."
"A very enjoyable game which I will no doubt spend tons of time playing, and it's also a great upgrade over the previous iteration."
"If you've never played Bioshock before, do yourself a favour and get this amazing trilogy."
"There was a lot of dying and yes I found it too tricky at times, but the combat and the action was always engaging."
"Despite the very noticeable visual downgrades, this is still the same excellent game as before."
"Recommended to players who like a challenge and enjoy roguelikes and/or arcade shooters. If you're after a farming game, however, you might want to look elsewhere."
Nintendo's tradition with the genre, together with a welcoming and versatile design, make this one of the most interesting pastimes on the Switch.
"We enjoyed going through the new Aftermath story campaign and trying out the trio of new fighters."
"We liked the atmosphere that the game was able to build - the graphics, premise and sound design all build a freaky and intense experience."
"Despite the disappointment of the expansion, we think Xenoblade Chronicles: Definitive Edition is one of the top exclusives to land on Switch."
"Mojang's new dungeon crawler is a nice surprise, and you shouldn't let the word "Minecraft" in the title fool you either."