Action

An action game is a video game genre that emphasizes physical challenges, including hand–eye coordination and reaction-time. The genre includes diverse subgenres such as fighting games, shooter games and platform games which are widely considered the most important action games, though multiplayer online battle arena and some real-time strategy games are also considered to be action games.

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High Hell (PC) Review: A Hell of a Ride 6

High Hell (PC) Review: A Hell of a Ride

Something that always catches my eye when I watch TV shows or movies is when people are shown playing video games that obviously don’t exist. Two people sitting together on a...
Yono and the Celestial Elephants (Switch) Review: Pretty Pachyderm Packs Palty 5

Yono and the Celestial Elephants (Switch) Review: Pretty Pachyderm Packs Palty

In the world of Yono and the Celestial Elephants, people believe that elephants are sent to prevent chaos and are a sign of good things to come. Basically, elephants are viewed...
American Made (2017) -

American Made (2017)

For the last few years going to see a Tom Cruise action movie has been an absolute chore. Desperate to keep his star status alive and launch new franchises, Tom Cruise...
Absolver (PC) Review—Master Your Kung-Fu 3

Absolver (PC) Review—Master Your Kung-Fu

I’ve spent the better part of the last two weeks in a world of constant fighting. My time there has felt like I was the star in a Kung-Fu movie, throwing...
Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice (PS4) Review: Fear Through the Eyes of Madness 1

Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice (PS4) Review: Fear Through the Eyes of Madness

Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice is probably the most difficult game I’ve ever played, not because of punishing combat or obtuse puzzles, but because of its harrowing portrayal of its main character’s psychosis....
Pyre (PS4) Review 1

Pyre (PlayStation 4) Review: Solitary Confinement

In all my years I’ve never played anything quite like Pyre. One part visual novel, one part RPG, and a third part sports game, Supergiant’s latest game manages to combine several...
Valkyrie Drive -Bhikkhuni Review - Decent Gameplay, Poor Everything Else 1

Valkyrie Drive -Bhikkhuni Review – D Cups and D Rank Gameplay

There is a decent 3D brawler buried somewhere underneath the awful story, dull characters, repetitive minigames, and creepy aspects of Valkyrie Drive -Bhikkhuni. What could have been an entertaining—if short-lived—dumb action...
Phantaruk (PC) Review

Phantaruk (PC) Review

Phantaruk is a bit of an odd name for a bit of an odd game. And while it fails to deliver any appreciable tension, it does at least succeed in providing...
Starbound (PC) Review 12

Starbound (PC) Review

Starbound is a curious little item, to be certain. The first thing that most people will no doubt notice is its inclusion in the “Terraria, but…” genre. That is to say...
Forced Showdown (PC) Review 8

Forced Showdown (PC) Review

I feel that, in recent years, Steam (or at least the indie scene) has seen the rise of two types of developer. There are the true visionaries, who bring us games...
ABZU Combines Journey and Ecco

ABZU Combines Journey and Ecco

"Just keep swimming, just keep swimming,” I happily sang to myself, making my way through seaweed and surrounded by 10,000 fish in the beautiful Abzu. The graphical stylings of Abzu may seem...
Gundam Breaker 3 (PS Vita) Review

Gundam Breaker 3 (PS Vita) Review

If you’re a fan of the Gundam franchise then you need to import Gundam Breaker 3, it’s really that simple. Featuring 100’s of playable mecha from every single entry in the...