Mark Sammut

Internet Word of the Day: Weeb

Someone on Reddit called me a "weeb" recently because I enjoyed Tales of Berseria and the Neptunia games. Is it true? What an honour! Have I really reached th...
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Drive!Drive!Drive! Review

Drive!Drive!Drive! tries to offer something new and exciting to the often stagnant racing genre. It can often feel like the sky has already been reached, with t...
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Alchemic Jousts Review

At first glance, Alchemic Jousts presents itself as a simple, colourful and easy-going castle defence strategy game; one that can lull your brain into a state o...
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Steins;Gate 0 Review

Steins;Gate 0 is the highly anticipated follow-up to the critically acclaimed visual novel developed by 5pb. and Nitroplus, Steins;Gate, originally released in ...
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Ginger: Beyond the Crystal Review

Platformers occupy that rare slot in gamers' hearts, one saved primarily for titles that instil a sense of nostalgia on the user. No matter what generation, con...
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Darkest Dungeon Review

Darkest Dungeon is one of the games of the year. A densely gripping tour de force that provides endless hours of gameplay despite the seemingly limited scope pr...
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Space Hulk Ascension Review

About 45 minutes into my relationship with Space Hulk Ascension, I was forced to type in the most humiliating of phrases online: "Beginner's Guide". It is somet...
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A Bastard’s Tale Review

Which child, boy or girl, has not dreamed of wearing some metal armour and going on a Medieval adventure? The Knight in Shining Armor, a cold and detached warri...
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Touhou Scarlet Curiosity Review

Ever since 1996, when the first ever Touhou Project game was released, fans have been enjoying the bullet hell madness that comes with Team Shanghai Alice's und...
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Rive Review

Rive is easily the hardest game I have had the pleasure to fail miserably at this year. But here's the thing, being bone-crushingly difficult is not really a po...
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140 Review

At its heart, 140 is an album that just happens to be interactive. A one-hour trip through the abstract mind of a musician fond of colors and two-dimensional sh...
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Absolute Drift: Zen Edition Review

The “driving games” genre tends to be viewed as slightly casual. Although not quite to the level of Fifa or Call of Duty, the Need for Speed or Gran Turismo fra...
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Blade Ballet Review

Stitched together to form a mishmash of famous licences, Blade Ballet whirls onto the scene in a fury of scratching metal and vibrant colors. Promising to offer...
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Chambara Review

Chambara harbors back to a time where multiplayer actually required human contact. In the basement, on the couch, with some rootbeer and all the packets of chip...
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Orc Slayer Review

If nothing else, Orc Slayer delivers exactly what it promises on the tin. You do, in fact, slay Orcs. There we go then, the first positive of this review. The t...