Disco Elysium is intricate, dense, and often genius. It is also slow, unfocused, and sometimes boring.
Untitled Goose Game is undiluted genius.
As a nonogram puzzle collection, PictoQuest is challenging and satisfying. As an RPG, it’s an empty and nominal experience.
Neo Cab is a smart and timely mirror on how technology impacts our lives.
Genre fans looking for something especially punishing may see past Cathedral’s otherwise mundane design.
If you’ve ever had a Zelda song stuck in your head and loved it, you should play Cadence of Hyrule.
Anyone interested in a deep world and smart RPG mechanics will find a lot to love in Bug Fables.
Blasphemous trusts me to plot my own course in ending the Age of Corruption, making a visit to Cvstodia an enjoyable one.
Void Bastards is a smart and funny survival shooter that never gets deeper than its first impression.
Kawaii Deathu Desu has an evocative premise but fails to expand on it to create a rewarding experience.