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Z-Run Review

Didn't Reach The Finish(ed) Line

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HIGH Great concept!

LOW Trying to plow through pathless, over-clogged streets.

WTF That horrifically abrupt non-ending. Seriously?

Shovel Knight Review

The best of the past, without the worst

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HIGH Clearing that part of Propeller Knight's stage.

LOW Accidentally pogo jumping and destroying the floor underneath me.

WTF The AI companion's behavior during the final boss is hilariously videogamey.

Sixty Second Shooter Prime Review

The Continuing Adventures Of The Triangle From Asteroids

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HIGH It features The Last Starfighter's famous Death Blossom!

LOW Dropping from one level to the next, and landing on a game-ending foe.

WTF Is there seriously no way I can turn off those annoying backgrounds?

1001 Spikes Review

The Pursuit Of Perfection

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HIGH The feeling of finally completing a stage. Any stage!

LOW Repeating 4-3 exactly 152 times before finally nailing it.

WTF Why are the late-game spikes so difficult to read, visually?

Super TIME Force Review

Single-Player Co-Op

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HIGH Grasping the nuances of rewinding to cut boss killtimes way down.

LOW Not being able to tell what the hell's happening on-screen.

WTF Are those... Poop babies?!?

Batman: Arkham Origins — Blackgate Second Opinion

Batroidvania!

Batman Arkham Origins Blackgate Review Screenshot

HIGH I just killed two guys and Batman isn't whining about it! Amazing!

LOW I kept dying from environmental damage during the Joker's 'defeated' cut-scene.

WTF Is this whole thing just an ad for Suicide Squad?

Trials Fusion Review

Man. Machine. The future... Of The Series?

Trials Fusion Review Screenshot

HIGH The Pit Viper is the best Trials bike ever.

LOW Adding tricks was a bad idea that's badly done.

WTF The "Baggie"?

Full Bore Review

A Full Chore

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HIGH Watching Frederick repeatedly bash his face against blocks he can't break

LOW Stepping a space too far, falling to the bottom of the area and having to climb all the way back up.

WTF The story is only made possible because the main character walks into what is clearly a minefield

Windforge Preview

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There's a race going on in the world of indie PC games. The goal: To be the developer who manages to take open-world crafting mechanics and use them to build a full game. The prize: Who knows? Probably millions of dollars. I'm not really sure.

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