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Far Cry New Dawn: Review

When Far Cry New Dawn was announced at The Game Awards, I was very intrigued to go back to Hope County about 20 years after the end of Far Cry 5. This was a chance for them to provide closure to an otherwise flat ending, as well as provide fans of the series more reason to enjoy the open-world action that Far Cry is known for. What New Dawn turns out to be, is one of the best installments in the entire franchise.

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Apex Legends: The Review (PC)

I dislike the battle royale genre. I loved Titanfall 2. So when these two worlds collided, I was overcome with a both cautious and bubbling enthusiasm. After many hours of playing Apex Legends both solo and in a squad of friends, I'm excited to report that my cautious and bubbling enthusiasm has not subsided.

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Pokémon Let's Go: Review

The latest entry in the long-running and largely successful Pokémon franchise found its way to the Nintendo Switch on November 14th. Staying true to the previous installments on the various GameBoy consoles, two versions were released: Pokémon Let’s Go: Eevee and Pokémon Let’s Go: Pikachu. As usual, both games are mechanically the same while also sharing the same overall story — which is simply a remaster of Pokémon Yellow for GameBoy Color.

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Red Dead Redemption 2: Review

On October 26th Rockstar released Red Dead Redemption 2, their latest entry into their hit, Western franchise. The team at Rockstar has successfully built upon the impressive setting established in Red Dead Redemption, as well as provided a more immersive world that truly feels alive with every stranger you encounter.

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Shadow of the Tomb Raider: Review (PS4)

In 2013, Crystal Dynamics and publisher Square Enix began their attempt at delivering a trilogy that fans of the series would be proud to play. After experiencing Shadow of the Tomb Raider it’s apparent that they have succeeded in providing fans of the series a satisfying conclusion which puts an emphasis on Lara’s narrative; a narrative that has been building over the course of the rebooted trilogy.

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Marvel's Spider-Man: Review

Since Arkham Asylum hit the shelves in August of 2009, Rocksteady and the Caped Crusader have sat atop the peak of the superhero game mountain. After spending more hours than I care to admit web-slinging through a beautifully rendered New York City, I can confidently say that Spider-Man has succeeded in becoming the standard bearer for how an open world, superhero adventure should be constructed.

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The Messenger: The Plus One Player Review (PC)

From frantic aerial boss fights to secret levels accessed through time-travel, this part-retro-platformer-part-metroidvania provides hours of non-stop nostalgic fun, and consistently subverts expectations along the way. Backed by a flawless chiptune soundtrack by the supremely talented RainbowdragoneyesThe Messenger serves as a stunning benchmark in the evolution of indie game development.

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The Walking Dead - The Final Season Episode 1: Review

After we were forced to switch gears with A New Frontier, we're back moving through the zompocalypse landscape with Clementine and her "adopted" son AJ. The two are on their own as they have, understandably, grown a little wary of latching onto any group they encounter.

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