The PlayStation 5 is upon us and Demon’s Souls has returned to collectively inspire and frustrate us. The Demon’s Souls remake is every bit as astonishing and brutal as we expected and The Review Crew is here to talk about the highs and lows of arguably one of the best PS5 launch games. IGN’s Demon’s
With stripped back mechanics and an underwhelming set of maps, Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War’s multiplayer is somewhat of a backwards step for the series. Reviewed by Simon Cardy on PlayStation 5. Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War is available now on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One and PC.
Reviewed by Luke Reilly on Xbox Series X. Also available on PlayStation 4/5, PC, and Xbox. “Dirt 5 represents a complete about-face for the main Dirt series, shedding virtually all semblance of simulation in favour of an unabashed, arcade-inspired racing experience that draws from just about every influence you can name except its direct predecessor.
Reviewed by Cam Shea on Nintendo Switch. “Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity offers a welcome trip back to a world I’ve clocked hundreds of hours in, set in a time we’ve only heard discussed in hushed tones. Its hugely varied roster of characters, solid combat mechanics, fun progression and clever adaptation of Breath of the
NBA 2k21 for Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5 reviewed by Ben Vollmer on Xbox Series X. Also available on PlayStation 5. #ign
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is here and The Review Crew is talking about Ubisoft’s biggest game of 2020. Now that AC Valhalla reviews have been published all over the internet, we got a few of our colleagues together from Polygon and DualShockers for a lengthy review discussion. This particular AC review roundtable takes a focused look
Reviewed on Xbox One by Luke Reilly. Also available on PlayStation 4, PC, and Nintendo Switch. “Eschewing the physics-defying arcade chaos of its officially-licensed rival in favour of something a little more grounded and authentic has made Monster Truck Championship a unique and worthwhile motorsports sim unlike any other this generation, but there are definitely
Here’s IGN Jonathon Dornbush’s Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales review for PS5. Miles Morales will also be available on PS4. Miles Morales is Spider-Man in this all-new chapter of the Marvel’s SpiderMan universe. Play as the young Super Hero as he masters his dynamic new powers. When a war between Roxxon, a devious energy corporation, and
Need for Speed Hot Pursuit Remastered reviewed by David Jagneaux on PlayStation 4, also available on Xbox One, PC, and Nintendo Switch. This isn’t the most exciting remaster, but Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit is still one of the best modern arcade racers around – and now it looks better than ever. #ign #gaming
Ryan McCaffrey reviews Microsoft’s Xbox Series X console. Find out why it is a fantastic package of laser-targeted gaming power. IGN’s Xbox Series X review covers our first impressions, reactions, the new Xbox Series X user interface, Xbox Series X gameplay performance, and so much more. For more next-gen console reviews, and Xbox Series X
Pokémon Sword and Shield: The Crown Tundra DLC reviewed by Travis Northup on Nintendo Switch. The second DLC in Sword and Shield’s Expansion Pass puts your legendary monster hunting skills to the test in a fun but short-lived addition. #ign
Ghostrunner’s lightning quick pace, skill heavy gameplay, excellent platforming, and open ended combat structure makes for a first person action experience that shouldn’t be overlooked. Reviewed by Mitchell Saltzman on PC. Also available on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch. #ign #gaming
Reviewed on PC by Ryan McCaffrey. Doom Eternal’s first story DLC, The Ancient Gods Part 1, does what Doom expansions always used to: provides more Doom, but makes it harder. And in Doom’s case, that’s a good kind of pain. Doom Eternal and The Ancient Gods Part 1 are also available on Xbox One and
Amnesia: Rebirth reviewed by Kyle Campbell on PC, also available on PlayStation 4. Developer Frictional Games’ follow-up to Amnesia: The Dark Descent is one of the most thrilling survival horror games in recent memory – one that is anything but forgettable. #ign