Videogame Reviews

Review: FAR CRY 5 – Cougars & Boomers & Bears, High Five! PS4, Xbox One, & PC March 27

Posted: March 26, 2018 at 4:55 pm   /   Videogame Reviews

I have maintained since its release that Far Cry 3 is one of the best video games of all time. Far Cry 4 was a worthy sequel, building upon everything that made the previous game great. So needless to say for the past three years or so, I’ve been anxiously anticipating the fifth installment of the […]

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Videogame Review: THE COUNCIL Episode 1 – ‘The Mad Ones’ Released Today

Posted: March 13, 2018 at 10:18 am   /   Videogame Reviews

I’ve been a fan of detective stories and murder mysteries for as long as I can remember. Give me a good film noir, Sherlock Holmes story, Hercule Poirot mystery – and I’m on board. I even own five or different variations of the game CLUE. Great detective videogames I can think of in recent years are […]

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Review: Indie Survival Horror Game ‘Kholat’ Now Available On Microsoft Store

Posted: October 20, 2017 at 8:48 am   /   Videogame Reviews

Kholat is available on the Microsoft Store for $19.99. A couple years ago, I found a website called Pinterest Fail, where people posted their attempts to mimic projects they found on Pinterest. The premise is simple: terrific ideas, but less-than-stellar executions. Be it the fault of the creator or the design, the end results on […]

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Review: ‘Cuphead’ Is Finally Out For XBox One and PC, And Was Well Worth The Wait!

Posted: September 29, 2017 at 1:21 pm   /   Videogame Reviews

Yes, the image above really is a screenshot from a 2017 videogame – not a still from a 1930s Max Fleischer cartoon. Cuphead was first announced at E3 2014, to much excitement and anticipation. In an attempt to expand the game, and improve the overall user experience, the game was delayed from 2016 until 2017. […]

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Review: Rutger Hauer Returns to Cyberpunk With ‘>OBSERVER_’ on PS4, PC, and Xbox One

Posted: August 24, 2017 at 5:20 pm   /   Videogame Reviews

I have many fond memories of playing games like MYST and The 7th Guest, having grown up in the days of early ’90s gaming. Then mystery / horror games evolved into more action-oriented titles like Resident Evil, and more recently Outlast and Alien: Isolation. And here we are today, with a return to a focus […]

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Review: ‘Expeditions: Viking’ (RPG | PC)

Posted: April 29, 2017 at 12:15 pm   /   Videogame Reviews

How will history remember you? It is February, in the year 789. You are the son of a recently deceased Viking thegn, joined by the rest of your clan at his funeral. Thegns from neighboring clans are also in attendance, but you are weary of their intentions. Though some are there to pay there respects, […]

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Review: ‘Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality’ (HTC Vive | Oculus + Touch)

Posted: April 21, 2017 at 8:42 pm   /   Videogame Reviews

Wubba Lubba VR. In case you aren’t familiar with it already, Rick and Morty is an animated television series created by Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon. The show first aired on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim in late 2013. If you haven’t watched it, first things first, start your binge-watching. The first two seasons consist of […]

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Videogame Review: ‘Killzone: Shadow Fall’ for PlayStation 4

Posted: November 23, 2013 at 9:49 am   /   Local, Videogame Reviews, Videogames

This year is a special year. Not because of our stupendous failings to supply a decent healthcare website for the people. No. This year is special because it marks the release of Sony’s newest gaming system. You can tell the staff here at ReviewSTL have our priorities straight. The PlayStation 4 is Sony’s hunter towards […]

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Review: Sony PlayStation 4 Delivers the Goods, But Lacks the Knockout Punch

Posted: November 19, 2013 at 8:01 am   /   Local, Technology, Videogame Reviews, Videogames

For months now, gamers have waited and waited for the new PlayStation 4 to be released, and if you were not one of the few who pre-ordered you system, you may have been left out in the cold. Luckily, I was fortunate to come across a system for the $400 price tag, so I snagged […]

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Hands-On Reviews of Playstation 4 and Xbox One at Gamestop Expo 2013

Posted: September 4, 2013 at 2:58 pm   /   Local, Videogame Reviews, Videogames

ReviewSTL was in Las Vegas for the Gamestop Expo last week, and all the big names you’d expect were there – Microsoft, Sony and quite a few developers and publishers showing off their latest and greatest. But the main attraction of this event was to show the general public the new consoles up close and […]

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