Split/Second Review

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Split/Second is an orchestra of explosions and fire, making it one of the most bombastic racing games in recent memory, but its unfair difficulty makes the experience frustrating. Structured as a popular reality television show divided into seasons, Split/Second is a science fiction racing game. As one of the competitors, …

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Mortal Kombat Review

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Mortal Kombat is an improvement over its predecessor and a return to form for the series thanks to a slew of entertaining modes and a fantastic story that sets a new standard for the genre. The Mortal Kombat franchise has a long and rich history. After all, the violent fighting …

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Top 10: Accessible Fighting Games

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“Accessibility” and “fighting games” are two phrases that you don’t hear together very often. The genre has always been described as intimidating for newcomers and while there have been efforts to bridge the gap between veterans and beginners, you usually need to dedicate dozens if not hundreds of hours to …

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Sacred Citadel Review

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Sacred Citadel replaces the top down view of the RPG series with a side-scrolling perspective and while there’s nothing particularly innovative about this beat ‘em up, it’ll keep you entertained for a while. There’s something undeniably charming about beat ‘em ups. Maybe it’s their simplicity, the fact that you can …

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Defiance Review

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Defiance is a competent third-person shooter with action role-playing elements that, despite having some minor moments of brilliance, is lost in a sea of terrific free-to-play games. Over the course of the seventh generation of consoles, several developers tried to create a massively multiplayer online game that would run on …

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