Darkwood succeeds in creating a haunting atmosphere that will leave even veteran horror gamers on edge, but it has its fair share of tedious moments as well.
Team Sonic Racing’s co-op racing gimmick fails to elevate it above being an average kart racer, and its roster of racers feels lackluster compared to previous games.
Slay the Spire is one of the best deck-building games we’ve played, featuring addicting, strategic combat blended with a satisfying roguelike gameplay loop.
From developer Bloober Team and publisher Gun Media, Layers of Fear 2 is a truly terrifying game and a significant improvement over the original in many ways.
Inspired by sci-fi classics like 2001: A Space Odyssey, Observation delivers an unnerving story with a creepy atmosphere that goes to waste thanks to poor gameplay.
Rage 2 delivers over-the-top, action-packed FPS gameplay that’s genuinely fun, but while its combat shines, the rest of the game fails to live up to expectations.
Mortal Kombat 11 delivers an engrossing, content-rich fighting game experience that stands as one of the best entries in the long-running, blood-soaked franchise.
Days Gone offers a lot of excitement when facing off against its Freaker hordes as Deacon St. John, but some generic open world elements and gameplay hold it back.
Saber Interactive, Mad Dog Games, and Focus Home Interactive’s third-person co-op shooter World War Z provides decent zombie-slaying fun, but it is far from perfect.
Final Fantasy X/X-2 Remastered for the Nintendo Switch delivers a solid gameplay experience with greatly improved visuals, but some shortcomings keep it from perfection.
Yoshi’s Crafted World’s unique diorama-style stages and solid platforming gameplay combine to make the game one of the better side-scrolling platformers on the Switch.
Although it lacks the polish of the previous episode, The Walking Dead Final Season Episode 4 brings Clementine’s story to an end with a strong sense of closure.
The Division 2 provides an incredible wealth of loot-centric content, and includes tight gameplay mechanics, challenging and engaging combat, a huge open world, and more.
Capcom’s Devil May Cry 5 is an insane, over-the-top, adrenaline-fueled action game that stomps its foot on the gas right at the start and never lets up.
Trials Rising maintains a high level of quality by fine-tuning the series’ strengths with well-designed tracks, tight controls, and challenging physics-focused gameplay.
DiRT Rally 2.0 builds upon the original and adds new content to improve the rally simulation experience, but it also continues to repeat the sins of the past.
Far Cry New Dawn delivers a natural evolution in gameplay from Far Cry 5, delivering constant action and entertaining gameplay – if not a memorable storyline.
Metro Exodus does a decent job at blending the franchise’s stealth/shooter gameplay with semi-open world environments, but still falls short of its predecessors.
Respawn’s Apex Legends is easily one of the better battle royale games on the market, and while it’s not perfect, it has plenty of potential and room to grow.