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Plants Vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 - Review

plants vs zombies gw2 review

The Intro:

Who would’ve thought plants and zombies would make natural enemies? When PopCap Games first introduced the world to this epic rivalry in 2009, gamers took an immediate liking to the cute graphics, silly humor and wacky presentation.

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Shining Force: Resurrection of the Dark Dragon GBA Review

Shining Force GBA Review

 

Getting Lost all over Again, with Shining Force for Game Boy Advance

The Intro:

Shining Force: Resurrection of the Dark Dragon has had a remarkably good shelf life. The 2004 Game Boy Advance strategy RPG is, in fact, itself a remake of a 1992 Sega Genesis game.

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Tom Clancy's The Division Review

Tom Clancy's The Division Review

The Intro:

The apocalypse is most definitely not a picnic. Most of the people you know and loved have been wiped off the face of the earth after a biological weapon attack. The city is desolate. As you walk around, you hear echoes and noises and sounds of distant gunfire.

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Fat Princess Adventures | PS4 Review | Playstation 4

Fat Princess Adventures - PS4 Review

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There’s a time for complex, Ken Levine-esque, layered storytelling. But sometimes, you just want to dive into a game, not worry too much about the plot, and just have some fun.

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Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: India – Xbox One Review

Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: India – Xbox One Review

Intro:

Whatever else you might feel about the Assassin’s Creed Chronicles games, you have to admit that they look really cool. The China chapter featured gorgeous, paintbrush-like graphics, and Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: India has a quiet beauty of its own. Colorful patterns and intricate textures abound.

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Xenoblade Chronicles X Review - The Old School Game Vault

Xenoblade Chronicles X – Nintendo Wii U Review

The Intro:

2015 was the year of the open-world game. Witcher 3, Metal Gear Solid V, No Man’s Sky and Just Cause 3 featured sprawling locations and an almost endless amount of interesting things to do. The fact that Xenoblade Chronicles X holds its own when compared to these titans of the genre speaks volumes about its quality. Even after you’ve invested dozens of hours into the campaign, you’ll regularly come up against foes you haven’t seen before or pass through some previously unexplored terrain.

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MineCraft Story Mode Episode 3: Last Place You Look – Review

MineCraft Story Mode Review

The Intro:

Minecraft, by any definition of the term, is an absolute phenomenon. The easy barrier for entry, the unlimited possibilities and the unspeakable joy of building and sharing a universe with your friends makes it an absolute must-play. Some gaming experts theorize that massively multiplayer experiences like Minecraft, which don’t require a great deal of gaming skill or knowledge of lore to start playing, will become the norm.

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Just Cause 3 Review - The Old School Game Vault

Just Cause 3 Review

There are times when you want a complex narrative, thoughtful, emotionally affecting and decision-driven gameplay. And there are times when you want to completely wreck your environment and cackle in glee as one ridiculously awesome stunt after another succeeds (or fails),

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Fatal Frame Maiden of the Black Water Nintendo Wii U Review

Fatal Frame Nintendo Wii U - Review

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Dragon Quest Heroes The World Trees Woe Playstation 4 Review

Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below - Review

The Intro:

Dragon Quest Heroes: The World’s Tree Woe and the Blight Below is an interesting game. At once, it offers you the relentless pleasure of slaughtering Blue Slimes (cute-looking killer blobs, for those of you who are new to the franchise)

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Halo 5 Guardians Review – The Old School Game Vault

Halo 5 Guardians Review

The Intro:

Put on your helmets and prepare for battle. Halo 5: Guardians is finally here. It takes a lot of risks and in a game about intergalactic warfare, Halo 5 boldly goes where no Halo game has ever gone before. Some of the chances it takes don’t always pay off, but when you’re fighting through massive islands, mowing down enemies and warping through black holes, it’s tough not to crack a smile.

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Star Wars Battlefront Review – The Old School Game Vault

Star Wars Battlefront Review

The Intro:

In a few weeks, the (arguably) biggest movie franchise on the planet returns to movie screens. There are several reasons why Star Wars is such an iconic pop-culture mainstay.

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The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes - Review Nintendo 3DS

The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes - Review

The Intro:

A good co-op puzzler is a hard thing to pull off. You need a balance of inventive mechanics, clever level design and clear advantages to playing with a group of friends instead of alone.

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Fallout 4 Review - The Old School Game Vault

Fallout 4 Review

The Intro:

Fallout 4 is a rare, rare thing. It’s one of those games that sucks you into such a complex world with a smorgasbord of quests and interesting characters that you can’t help but think “How did they ever manage to put all of this into one game?!” wandering around a post-apocalyptic wasteland has never been more fun.

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Rock Band 4 - Review - The Old School Game Vault

Rock Band 4 Review

The Intro:

You’re hitting the high notes. You’re getting there, to that crucial, victorious crescendo that ties the entire song together. You pause. The instruments stop. The crowd looks on, wild with expectation. And then, it begins – the pulse-pounding guitar solo that elevates the song to another level. The audience loses their collective minds. You’ve got them in the palm of your hand.

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Elite Dangerous Review – The Old School Game Vault

Elite Dangerous Xbox One Review

The Intro:

In space, no one can hear you scream. It’s a vast, infinite cosmos filled with staggering, mind-boggling things that are unfathomable to our brains. What’s beyond the furthest discovered reaches of the universe? There’s more of it.

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Until Dawn PS4 Review - The Old School Game Vault

Until Dawn Playstation 4 Review

The Intro:

One of the most annoying aspects of modern game plotlines is how little you as a player can do to influence the overall outcome. Other than a select few games, like the ones that Telltale so expertly crafts, the player is basically just a cog in the overall machine.

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Super Mario Maker Review - The Old School Game Vault

Super Mario Maker Review

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Mega Man Legacy Collection Review

Mega Man Legacy Collection Review

The Intro:

If you’re interesting in playing old games, you’ll be faced with a dilemma. Unless you want to head over to eBay and pay lots of money for a good copy of the original game, your only other option is pirating ROMs of the game.

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Yoshi’s Wolly World Review -The Old School Game Vault

Yoshi’s Wolly World Review

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Super Mario Bros is a fond part of gamers’ memories for several different reasons. It was a fun, challenging platformer that rewarded skill and timing and featured a colorful, cutesy universe.

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