Grim Fandango Remastered Review

2015-11-28_00131Normally I try to include a little personalized intro that helps to explain, in some weird manner, why exactly this review exists other than the game was next in my game library. However, that was exactly the case for Grim Fandango Remastered, a game I checked out on a whim due to its level of reverence and praise, knowing nothing about the game that was not included in the initial trailer I watched about a year ago. (more…)

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Brutal Legend Review

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I remember back when I was a wee lass, er, sorry, wrong reality, when I was a wee boy and bought lots of big titles on the regular because I wanted to see what the fuss was all about. Brutal Legend was one of them, and I promptly forgot nearly all of what entailed in it. So I got it again through a Humble Bundle. Not because I wanted to review every Doublefine title before they began making Kinect Titles, that just sorta happened. (more…)

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Psychonauts Review

Psychonauts_LogoRemember back in the days where terms like Hidden Gems were actually something that could be applied? I mean, with the prevalence of the internet and rise of independent gaming, the term just doesn’t seem all that applicable anymore, as very few things are hidden, and I seldom hear about legitimately good games not getting the sales they so desperately needed. Assuming you’re not something like Enslaved: Odyssey to the West, that is. Anywho, I wanted to play Psychonauts since 2006, was able to come 2009, and didn’t until I could get it for $2.50 in 2013. So of course I feel the need to talk about it and feel bad for saying the things I’m about to say!

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