"It might only take a couple of hours to see the highlights, but they'll be two of the most entertaining hours you'll spend with a game this year."
"The only things that truly set it apart from its inspirations are the odd platforming sections and its earth-set sequences."
"We found ourselves desperate to complete each side quest we encountered just to make sure we didn't miss out on any of the gags."
"It's definitely worth picking up for the visual style and the story. The musical gardens are just a plus."
"Its charm lies in how faithful it remains to the original, and how it keeps the essence of a video game legend."
"FIFA 20 is a top-level game in terms of content and value. That said, the gameplay falters."
"The freedom you have regarding exploration and problem solving as a player makes the game more than just a dungeon crawler."
"Blasphemous is a gory and creepy action-platformer set in a non-linear 2D pixel world, featuring a variety of enemies, equippable items, and traversable environments."
"What is does provide is some of the best digital football you can play at home, with friends or online - and isn't that what matters most?"
"We envisioned that Daemon X Machina would be a solid return to form for the once-beloved mech shooter genre, but sadly things here just didn't live up to our expectations."
"All in all, Spiders has created a solid addition to any RPG lover's digital shelf."
"If you love the idea of being a scallywag in space, then Rebel Galaxy Outlaw could well be the sci-fi adventure that you've been looking for."
"It's a reasonably good educational tool, but more importantly it's a jolly jaunt through a world where everything's as ridiculous and entertaining as you want it to be."
"It's a deep rally sim with lots of modes and plenty of things to do."
"There's a whole new world for players to hunt in and plenty to do while they're there, which makes Iceborne an expansion well worth hunting down."
"It's hard to describe just how much more fun it is compared to Gears of War 4."
"The alluring hand-drawn pixel art style and the elegant soundtrack make this a joy to spend time with."
"It's not easy and it's certainly not straightforward, but Barlow leaves enough clues to give you threads to follow."
"Rich in '80s nostalgia, this is a thoroughly enjoyable tale of unlikely friendship and supernatural events that we would urge you to try in co-op."
"Oninaki could have been a great JRPG, but a poor script and dull characters make the whole thing a monotonous and repetitive affair."
"It's Bloober Team's best work to date and is a treat for not only Blair Witch fans but horror enthusiasts as well."
"The story is interesting, the inspiration well-chosen, and the ambition commendable - and the game is helped a lot by a rich gallery of charismatic characters."
"Teamwork is not only favourable when raiding, and throughout Classic you will find the game steering you towards joining forces with others."
"The technical state of the game is enough to put a dampener on what's actually a very intriguing, if not short, first entry in The Dark Pictures."
"For the curious Georges out there seeking something different, it might have a certain appeal with its semi-pedagogic approach to evolution."
"What starts off as a nice little run around ends up looking like it's been stripped for parts by the end of each race."
"The narrative is interesting, the side missions are incredible, the puzzles are trippy as hell in the best way possible."
"It's dense, gripping, and very much worth the wait - we can't wait to see what Flavourworks does next."
"We would have liked to have seen more healing items in the game as it would have given us more opportunities to progress. Then again, maybe we just suck."
"It keeps the adrenaline pumping, making you want to experiment more as you decide where you want to take the story. After a while, however, it starts to wear thin."
"The technical issues could perhaps be removed via a future patch but it's concerning just how frequently they cropped up."
"It might not hit the heights of its competitors in the space, but it's definitely worth a try for those who like fast-paced, frantic platforming with a splash of combat thrown in."
"We'd recommend Eliza not only to fans of visual novels, but to those who love a story that provides food for thought."
"In addition to offering many alternatives to players, it's a really fun expansion in terms of cards, effects, and variety."
"Aside from some difficult problems and the very occasional mention of mature themes, this is a fun experience for all ages."
"The odds are never impossible, and it's a rewarding game that constantly pushes you to adapt with all of its parameters."
"We never thought playing a cooperative horror game on the go would be something we'd enjoy until now."
"The map and battles look great, with interesting varieties in the looks of units."
"An explosive old-school mech shooter that packs plenty of humour within its absurd plot and offers heaps of weapon customisation capabilities."
"Who do you trust? That's the dilemma at the heart of Lightstep Chronicles."
"It's time for some furry fists of fury in a wacky rodent-filled city inspired by Amsterdam."
"For some solid mech-based combat we can just about recommend it, but go in knowing that it's fun for a few hours but not much more."
"The Blackout Club is a unique take on the horror-stealth genre that allows players to group up and experience fear as a team."
"The weapon handling is just as good as you'd expect, the story is great if a little sparse, and killing Nazis feels as great as ever."
"The AI needs a bit of work, however, it's good if you're looking for something light and fun."
"The crazy and over-the-top story will surely appeal to anime fans, especially if you spend some of your time following the narratives of the other houses."
"It's not about shifting the pieces in the game but changing how the game itself operates, and only those with a keen perceptive eye can succeed."
"There's enough depth packed in there to make this a game worth picking up for any Marvel fan, especially if they've been visiting the cinemas to savour the MCU in recent years."
"We came away with mixed feelings but we'd still argue that's worth a play should you feel compelled to check it out."
"You can ponder your every move and really think about what you want to do to maximise your effectiveness, and it all works rather well for the most part."