Game Review: Final Fantasy VII Remake

Released: April 2020Rating: T (Language, Use of Alcohol and Tobacco, Violence, Suggestive Themes) After the hellish wait, the Final Fantasy VII Remake (FFVII R) is finally here. Developed by Square Enix, with many of the original team of 1997’s Final Fantasy VII (FFVII ‘97) returning, does it live up to the impossible hype people generally […]Read More

Game Review: Detroit: Become Human (2018)

Quantic Dream’s latest creation misses the mark with its storytelling, but is still a worthwhile romp through a unique and beautifully realized world. Release Date: March 25, 2018 Rating: M (Blood, Intense Violence, Partial Nudity, Sexual Themes, Strong Language, Use of Drugs)             Video games are art. I don’t say that to be controversial, I […]Read More

Game Review: NieR: Automata (PS4 VERSION)

A haunted piano note greets me as I boot up NieR: Automata for the first time. Upon launching a new game I am treated to an introductory cut-scene in which the camera floats down to a squadron of super slick convertible mechs zooming across the ocean. One of the main characters laments the cycle of life and wonders aloud if she’ll ever have the opportunity to kill God. It's at this point that I realize I may have severely misjudged this game. Read More