"It's a really unique game with interesting mechanics that does a great job of putting you in the shoes of a sci-fi pirate.
"When Outward fails you, or you fail it, it stings just a bit more, in part because the game is so different from a lot of what's out there."
"World War Z is really fun to play, brings co-op zombie annihilation back to where the fans want it to be..."
"The solid shooting mechanics and thematically varied levels are interesting enough to drive you through the main story campaign."
"It might have been better to keep things more focused rather than trying to build a huge open world."
"While there's still the same joy in grinding metal with other racers on the track, Dangerous Driving doesn't quite recapture Burnout 3's magic."
"It offers far too little when it could and should have been a celebration of this surprisingly enduring franchise."
"The biggest sin committed by Tropico 6 is that it's buckling under the weight of its own history."
"The shift into an open world has worked out well, but it needed a better combat system."
"The sheer presence and power of these warriors make Sekiro's sense of play feel unique even within the confines of FromSoftware's past works."
"A couple of faults don't detract from the fact that The Division 2 is one of, if not the, best looter-shooters in years."
"It's a mechanically sound shooter and one that works fantastically well on Switch."
"While Rico won't be a contender for game of the year, it does bring a lot of fun to the table. It's simple, well-designed and unashamedly fun."
Style, substance and zombified veg; The Walking Vegetables has it all.
"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."
"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 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."
"The hand-drawn and charming graphics, the cosy soundscape, and the addictive gameplay ensured that we were entertained."
"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."
"The mix of weapons, the revive mechanic, the excellent design of the map, the fluidity of the controls, and the stellar gunplay all combine to make a slick first-person experience."