At first glance, Smash Bros Ultimate seems like a simple collection of everything that’s ever been in a Smash Bros game, stuffed into a single package. And that’s exactly what it is. While it doesn’t have every mode, the series has seen, it is home to every single stage and character the party fighting game has ever had. There’s a lot more to it than that though.
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds is a game many consider as the catalyst for skyrocketing battle royale from a fun mod to a full on genre. Fast forward to today and arguably the biggest game in the world is Fortnite, with other heavy weights joining the genre such as Call of Duty and Battlefield. Not even CSGO can ignore the call and they …
The frustrating thing about this all is that Sony already has superior emulation tools available, as we’ve seen in the PSP (and Vita) emulation of PlayStation 1 games. Why they couldn’t use that as a base for this system is baffling. PlayStation 1 games didn’t look and run like this, making this system an affront to the system’s incredible legacy. It might be adorable, and if you’re a collector who must have it, then go right ahead. If you’re looking to pick this up based purely on nostalgia, then you’ll be making a mistake.
Football is arguably the biggest sport in the world. Week in and week out, legions of fans watch their teams draped in glory or fall short of expectations. It is a lavish sport with players being paid millions to perform on the pitch. With so much passion and money in the sport, it’s no wonder that being a football manager …
Cattails doesn’t quite reach the heights of the titans it attempts to mimic. Despite its flaws and shortcomings, it remains a compelling enough adventure survival simulator - one that cat lovers in particular will find plenty joy playing.
This year’s version is a competent upgrade for the series. On its own, it stands tall as an excellent farm simulator, packed with features and with a level of complexity carefully hidden under its seemingly simple menus
There’s a certain serenity when you find yourself sinking to the bottom of an ocean, a tranquil calm that settles over you as you find yourself exploring the life aquatic. That’s the kind of game that Abzu is. A soothing swim through digital waters that feels utterly cathartic.
For over twenty years, Pokemon has been a source of joy and adoration. If Pokemon Let’s Go is an indication of where the franchise is headed in the future, it’s easily going to enjoy another two decades of love from a whole new generation of fans.
Fallout 76 is a failure to grasp onto what the most captivating elements of a Fallout adventure are, relegating them to the side in the pursuit of uninteresting multiplayer mechanics and aging combat.
Returning to where it all began more than a decade and a half ago, Battlefield V throws players back into the frontlines of World War II. Thanks to clever new gameplay additions though, this is a view of the Second World War not seen before.