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<300 – The Evil Within

How you feel about The Evil Within will probably depend on how you feel about the tank controls in the original Resident Evil. If you’re part of the dark and dismal Mordor-esque hellscape that thinks the stumbling turns actually add … Continue reading

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<300 – Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons

There’s no single thing that makes Brothers great. It’s not the setting (fantastic!), the story (classic!), or the soundtrack (sweeping!) All of these things, were they just put together, would be little more than a pale shadow of PS2-era classic … Continue reading

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300 Words or Less – Soundodger+

  The whole point of Soundodger+ is to steer your tiny sphere around colored arrows that pop out with the beat of a song, much like an old bullet-hell SHUMP. It sounds simple, but there’s something pretty special about Soundodger+, … Continue reading

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300 Words or Less – The Wolf Among Us

There’s only one mistake you can make in Telltale’s The Wolf Among Us, one tragic error that can completely invalidate the whole neon-drenched noir experience: Compare it to The Walking Dead. It’s an easy comparison to make. Both are heavily … Continue reading

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300 Words or Less – Outlast

H.P. Lovecraft, the foremost creepy racist shut-in of our time, once said that “the oldest and strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown.” It’s evident in his stories, about vast unknowable terrors from beyond the stars blindly crushing … Continue reading

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300 Words or Less – Castlevania: Lords of Shadow Ultimate Edition

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow is an aspirational title, a lofty attempt to pull the Castlevania franchise out of it’s Metroid shaped rut and into the third dimension. Sure, there had been attempts in the past, but they were mediocre at … Continue reading

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