All texts by Clover Harker
Question the ethics of intelligent human-like and human-made beings in this detective visual novel.
Say No! More is the world's first self-declared NPG (NO!-Playing Game). It's a silly game but one with a serious message.
"Niche is a game you can easily pick up whenever and play for as little or long as you want - now it's portable it makes the replay value of Niche even more attractive."
We got some time with Frontier's zoo management game, so we can see what awaits us later this year.
"Teamwork is not only favourable when raiding, and throughout Classic you will find the game steering you towards joining forces with others."
"It's time for some furry fists of fury in a wacky rodent-filled city inspired by Amsterdam."
We've been collecting monsters and battling with others, all the while getting lost in this Metroidvania world laid out for us.
"This board game version has evolved into a fun, strategic and streamlined digital game."
"Spinnortality makes it feel good to be bad."
"With its unique take on the genre, this genetics sandbox game is especially interesting for players who enjoy virtual life simulators."
"Horde and Alliance facing off against each other once more doesn't feel like a repetitive blast from the past but rather an intriguing dive into the unknown."
"The distinctive visual style and the heart-wrenching story of a mother looking for her son make this a unique title in the survival genre."
"Just like a choose-your-own-adventure book, you will get a different outcome every time you pick it up."
"Whilst the mobile version of Animal Crossing has a lot of elements from its predecessors, it fails to provide the same vibe we have come to love and expect."
"Playing against people instead of the CPU does make the game a lot more interesting."
"It feels right at home on handheld; the transition to 3DS works well."
"You can be as good or as bad as you want, serving the State or aiding your own rebellious cause as much or as little as you wish."
"As far as amusement park simulators go, this is everything we would expect and more."
"Adding online battles is certainly a step in the right direction, however there is still much room for improvement."
Evolution is at your finger tips in this Kickstarter funded Early Access offering.
"It feels fresh and well-executed, and whilst it may not be for everyone, it will prove a fun challenge for fans of the genre."
"It's been a long time since we've been this excited about a World of Warcraft expansion."
"The unforgiving yet highly entertaining gameplay will keep you coming back for more."
"Whether you choose to explore, hack away at extraterrestrial lifeforms, or even create new colonies - the choice is entirely yours."
"Lead the zombies you create throughout various multi-tiered levels by clicking and pointing your army of undead towards tasty brains."
"It isn't without its flaws, but what's there is engaging, innovative, and most importantly, fun."
What do you get when you cross Pokémon with a fantasy MMORPG?
Blizzard doesn't often introduce a new class to World of Warcraft.
It's been nine years since players raided The Black Temple to defeat Illidan Stormrage...
We've sampled an upcoming MMORPG that puts mounts in the spotlight.
"You can still thoroughly enjoy Yo-Kai Watch even if you aren't familiar with Japanese lore and culture."
"Even though Stardew Valley merges many themes together, it has been done seamlessly."
"With easy to learn mechanics and smooth graphics, it's a very accessible game for players of all ages and skill-levels to enjoy."
"Blue, Red and Yellow have definitely stood the test of time."
"With Story of Seasons, Marvelous Inc. doesn't re-invent farming simulators, and luckily so."
"It's the sort of game that may get easily overlooked as it carries all its strength in the little details."
"Conflicks: Revolutionary Space Battles definitely deserves praise for somehow making the combination of European Renaissance and human-sized chickens in a steam-punk space setting work."
"GW2 remains one of the best MMORPGs currently available."
"Beyond Sol provides a good mixture of building, strategy and adventure."