Christopher Byrd

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Review | Tom Clancy’s The Division 2: fun shooter, but weak story will leave you bored in the end

Viewed only as a shooter, the game ticks all the right boxes, and is most enjoyable when tackling story missions with three other players. But overall it is little more than an excess of hyper detailed shooting galleries.

7 Apr 2019 - 9:35PM

Viewed only as a shooter, the game ticks all the right boxes, and is most enjoyable when tackling story missions with three other players. But overall it is little more than an excess of hyper detailed shooting galleries.

Tom Clancy’s The Division 2: fun shooter, but weak story will leave you bored in the end
Review | Game review: Nex Machina – frenetic, hypnotic and addictive

Just short of being overwhelmed by the action, players of this difficult arcade-style twitch shooter will get intense pleasure from being forced to quickly process a barrage of visual information in beautiful voxel-made environments

20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM

Just short of being overwhelmed by the action, players of this difficult arcade-style twitch shooter will get intense pleasure from being forced to quickly process a barrage of visual information in beautiful voxel-made environments

Game review: Nex Machina – frenetic, hypnotic and addictive
Game review: Gravity Rush 2 – anime feel and giddy gameplay combine for a winning experience

Gravity Rush 2 is a gorgeously animated game with a number of standout missions – and a rather subversive message once you think about it

3 Feb 2017 - 2:28PM

Gravity Rush 2 is a gorgeously animated game with a number of standout missions – and a rather subversive message once you think about it

Game review: Gravity Rush 2 – anime feel and giddy gameplay combine for a winning experience
Game review: Samorost 3 is a winsomely alien quest

This strange, beautifully animated offering recalls the glory of Loom, and is something parents can play with young children

6 May 2016 - 12:01PM

This strange, beautifully animated offering recalls the glory of Loom, and is something parents can play with young children

Game review: Samorost 3 is a winsomely alien quest
Game review: in 1979 Revolution, you choose the narrative for a much deeper experience

The story of the overthrow of the Shah is told in video game form, where the results are by no means preordained

4 May 2016 - 6:30PM

The story of the overthrow of the Shah is told in video game form, where the results are by no means preordained

Game review: in 1979 Revolution, you choose the narrative for a much deeper experience