Blues and Bullets ep2

Blues and Bullets Ep2 Shake The Hive Review (Xbox One)

Blues and Bullets Ep2 Shake The Hive Review (Xbox One) + interesting alternate reality of Ness and Capone + dark themes but maintains its sense of humor + fun detective sections + action sequences and doesn’t overstay its welcome – actions sequences are a little too long Full Recommendation: Worth … Continue Reading →


Score Rush Extended

Playing EP Review: Score Rush Extended PS4

b Playing EP Review: Score Rush Extended PS4 I need to work on my rushing. + bright colors + good controls + has coop for up to 4 players(locally) + keeps track of really good metrics + very difficult – very difficult – game modes aren’t really that different – … Continue Reading →


Neon Chrome

Playing EP Review: Neon Chrome PS4

Playing EP Review: Neon Chrome PS4 Time is money and death…apparently. + relatively simple controls, satisfying combat + has coop for up to 4 players(locally) + keeps track of interesting metrics + has a demo + very difficult – very difficult – game seems to want you to rush, not … Continue Reading →


ShadowBlade Reload

ShadowBlade Reload PS4 Review

ShadowBlade Reload PS4 Review + tight controls, fast action + varied enemies and environments + challenge mode + narrative told through comic style cut-scenes + can be completed in 2-3 hours on easiest difficulty – can be completed in 2-3 hours on easiest difficulty – you don’t learn any new … Continue Reading →


Shadwen

Shadwen PS4 Review

Shadwen PS4 Review – great stealth action – unique time mechanic – plenty of options for mixing up distraction and kills – tool crafting UI could be better – multiple endings – environments and enemies could use a little bit more variety – did I mention the great stealth action? … Continue Reading →


TMNT MIM LP

Playing LP: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Mutants in Manhattan

Playing LP: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Mutants in Manhattan They should get back to the sewer as quickly as possible. Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: beat ’em up Developer: Platinum Games Publisher: Activision Platform(s): PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, Xbox 360, PS3 Player(s): … Continue Reading →


Coffin Dodgers

Playing EP Review: Coffin Dodgers PS4

Playing EP Review: Coffin Dodgers PS4 A bare-bones kart racer by 2016 standards that is pretty forgettable. – funny premise – no drifting – non-nonsensical power-ups – upgrade able karts and weapons Full Recommendation: Worth a Buy on a fire sale – if you have people to play with locally … Continue Reading →


Paranautical Activity

Playing EP Review: Paranautical Activity Xbox One

Playing EP Review: Paranautical Activity Xbox One A first person nautical themed rogue-like…..with demons. – graphics are far from impressive but serviceable – fun but challenging – interesting characters and unlocks – good sense of humor Will I press on? Yes – occasionally Full Disclosure: This game was provided to … Continue Reading →


Postal Redux

Playing EP Review: Postal Redux Steam

Playing EP Review: Postal Redux Steam A remake of the original 1997 Postal game. I honestly never played the original and was more familiar with the sequel. To be completely transparent I thought Postal 2 was the original Postal. :S – appears to be a quality remake of the original … Continue Reading →


LIfe Goes On

Playing EP Review: Life Goes on: Done To Death PS4

Playing EP Review: Life Goes on: Done To Death PS4 With death out of the way the only thing left to fear is failure itself? – fun and challenging puzzle platforming – varied environments – seemingly infinite number of names – weapons and hats for the sake of having weapons … Continue Reading →


Severed vita

Severed PSVita Review

Severed PSVita Review Quite possibly the most fun I’ve had with my Vita – either ever or in a long time. Doesn’t matter as Severed is an instant classic that doesn’t require you to be good at first person games as it only uses the left analog and the touchscreen. … Continue Reading →


Welkin Road LP

Playing LP: Welkin Road Early Access

Playing LP: Welkin Road Early Access Parkour! Parkour! Watch me fail but enjoy this early access build of the first person traversal game Welkin Road on PC. Developer: Gregor Panič Publisher: Nkidu Games Inc. Platform(s): Steam, Steam OS http://store.steampowered.com/app/432720/ Contact us: podcast@gameenthus.com See more at: http://GameEnthus.com https://www.facebook.com/GameEnthus Find the podcast … Continue Reading →


Stikbold!

Stikbold! A Dodgeball Adventure Review Xbox One

 Stikbold! A Dodgeball Adventure Review Xbox One If you can dodge a wrench…. Full Recommendation: Worth a Buy on sale – fun but you can wait for a sale Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: dodgeball! Developer: Game Swing Publisher: Curve Digital Platform(s): Steam, … Continue Reading →


Reagan Gorb

Playing EP: Reagan Gorbachev (Xbox One)

  https://youtu.be/1eiPzEWUp2g Playing EP: Reagan Gorbachev (Xbox One) Alternate history, necessary fun – Interesting premise, funny banter, trivia – Nice blending of action and stealth – poison darts? Will I press on? Yes Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: Top-down action stealth Developer: Team2Bit … Continue Reading →


Blast 'em Bunnies

Playing EP: Blast ‘Em Bunnies (PS4)

https://youtu.be/vWZ01tBj8dE The name says it all. – fun in very short doses – jury is still out on the value of the DLC – boss battles are a welcome change to repetitive gameplay Will I press on? Yes, occasionally Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. … Continue Reading →


Gunscape

Playing EP: Gunscape (Xbox One)

https://youtu.be/5p8HSM7VhZw Playing EP: Gunscape (xbox One) Probably more retro inspired FPS levels than you can handle – feels like a walk down FPS memory lane – really intended for people who want create levels and content – many created levels to try – simple fps mechanics may not appeal to … Continue Reading →


Albedo

Playing EP: Albedo: Eyes From Outer Space (Xbox One)

https://youtu.be/WGpzc94ocrw Playing EP: Albedo: Eyes From Outer Space (Xbox One) Can I turn off this visual filter? – No I cannot. – off-putting visuals – obtuse puzzles – awkward controls – voice over acting that seems intentionally bad Will I press on? No Full Disclosure: This game was provided to … Continue Reading →


Letter Quest

Playing EP: Letter Quest: Grimm’s Journey Remastered (Xbox One)

https://youtu.be/91TPiq6NFuk Playing EP: Letter Quest: Grimm’s Journey Remastered Spelling on the big screen – clearly a mobile game port/remaster – works well enough on a TV – controls well Will I press on? Yes Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: puzzle Developer: Bacon Bandit … Continue Reading →


Screencheats

Screencheats Review (Xbox One)

https://youtu.be/_Q17bXknLZ4 Full Recommendation: Worth a Buy on sale – if you have 2-3 people who really want to play with you. Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: split-screen first person shooter Developer: Samurai Punk Publisher: Surprise Attack Games Platform(s): Xbox One, PS4, Steam Player(s): … Continue Reading →


Gryphon Knight Epic

Playing EP: Gryphon Knight Epic (Xbox One)

https://youtu.be/IxoZqo8rSfY Playing EP: Gryphon Knight Epic (Xbox One) Keeping your friends in line while riding a mythical beast…and shooting a crossbow. – interesting story – levels with branching paths – good boss battles and weapons Will I press on? Yes Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the … Continue Reading →


Steredenn

Playing EP: Steredenn (Xbox One)

https://youtu.be/R5cAhO5XQCo Playing EP: Steredenn (Xbox One) Get familiar with being in space; you’re going to be there for awhile – Fun shooting, great explosions – Good, but random, power-ups – Can get a bit repetitive Will I press on? Yes Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the … Continue Reading →


Cobalt

Playing EP: Cobalt Xbox One

– Inconsistent combat and puzzle mechanics with small characters/objects and text make Cobalt tough to get into.   – – Multiplayer fares better with many modes and options but isn’t likely to keep you coming back. Will I press on? Nope. Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by … Continue Reading →


Klaus

Playing EP: Klaus PS4

Playing EP: Klaus PS4 Platforming and puzzling while questioning your motives and even your identity. – Good first impression, tight controls – although using the touchpad on the DS4 takes some getting used to. – Interesting story telling Will I press on? Yes. Full Disclosure: This game was provided to … Continue Reading →


Super Hot

Super Hot PC Review

First Person Thinker? Full Recommendation: Worth a Buy – now Full Disclosure: This game was provided to GameEnthus by the publisher. Genre: first person puzzle action Developer: Team SuperHot Publisher: Team SuperHot Platform(s): Steam, Xbox One Player(s): 1 Price: $24.99 Link(s): http://superhotgame.com/ Contact us: podcast@gameenthus.com aaron@gameenthus.com See more at: http://GameEnthus.com … Continue Reading →


Super Blast Deluxe

Super Blast Deluxe Vita/PSTV Review

Super Blast Deluxe Vita/PSTV Review Simple mechanics, so simple you may not stick around long enough to see any progression. Full Recommendation: Worth a buy on (a fire) sale – for people who love the barrel blasting in Donkey Kong Country and only a subset of those people. Full Disclosure: This … Continue Reading →