Unsighted’s time limiting mechanics make me feel for its characters in ways that pushes it towards the top tiers of greatness.
Kaze and the Wild Masks is a complete package: beautiful graphics, excellent platforming mechanics, and satisfactory challenge.
ElecHead is a fine puzzle platformer and an impressive debut from its solo developer.
If you’ve never been successful in a Souls-like before then Death’s Gambit might be Souls-lite enough to ease you into things.
I cannot recall the last videogame I finished with more conflicting feelings.
Kena: Bridge of Spirits has beautiful animation and art design but is too difficult to be a fun videogame.
There’s no other RPG quite like Loop Hero, and it’s worth playing for that reason alone.
The Wild at Heart is an engaging Sendak-esque adventure that lacks refinement.
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Tails of Iron feels like playing a gruesome passage from Redwall if it was read as a bedtime story by Geralt of Rivia.