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Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls Review

Passing the Bechdel

Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls Review Screenshot

HIGH Doing one of Toko's fever attacks for the first time.

LOW The L & X puzzle.

WTF There are some big questions left unanswered at the end.

Operation Abyss: New Tokyo Legacy Review

Yep, it's staring back.

Operation Abyss

HIGH Killing an endgame boss with a single hitpoint left.

LOW Wandering around for ages without any clue how to proceed.

WTF Do they seriously think the UI is anywhere near user friendly?

The Awakened Fate Ultimatum Review

Doesn't Reach the Heavens

Awakened Fate Ultimatum

High: The complexity of the moral choices is interesting.

Low: Gameplay is simple. And not in a good way.

WTF: A red-haired, black-wearing antiheroine who sounds like Michelle Ruff? Where have we seen that before?

Criminal Girls: Invite Only Review

Spare the Cattle Prod...

Criminal Girls

HIGH Utterly solid mechanics married to an old-school dungeon crawl.

LOW Backtracking, and lots of it in the second half.

WTF A third of the game (or more!) is hidden behind false endings and a cryptic unlock code.

The Witch And The Hundred Knight Review

Sir Loots-a-Lot

The Witch and the Hundred Knight Review Screenshot

HIGH The attack animations look cool.

LOW Suffering through some truly awful dialogue.

WTF "Your ti**ies look like a couple of big ol' turkeys!"

Fairy Fencer F Review

A Sword Is Your Best Friend

Fairy Fencer F

HIGH Literally any of the adorable monster sidekicks. They're all great.

LOW Killing twenty Earth Golems in a row to farm the gems I need.

WTF Wait, is the game almost over? It's only been 20 hours... Oh, I see what's about to happen!

Disgaea 4: A Promise Revisited Review

This review was possible thanks to the power of sardines!

Disgaea 4: A Promise Revisited Review Screenshot

HIGH Pleasantly nonsensical story, deep gameplay.

LOW Not newcomer friendly, steep learning curve.

WTF What is with Valvatorez and those sardines?

Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair Review

Goodbye? Or hello?!?

Danganronpa 2 Review Screenshot

HIGH The last chapter is amaaaaaaazing.

LOW Getting stuck on a super-simple puzzle in Chapter 4.

WTF I was actually happy to see Monokuma. What the hell is wrong with me?

Battle Princess of Arcadias Review

Polish on a Dated Formula

Battle Princess of Arcadias Review Screenshot

High The visuals are gorgeous.

Low The gameplay is boring.

WTF The king is a goose, I guess?

Mugen Souls Z Review

Moe of the Same

Mugen Soul Z Review Screenshot

HIGH Overleveling to the point that I could win fights that the plot required me to lose.

LOW A terrible ending, and glitches that kept me from getting a better one!

WTF Attack of the tentacle coffin!

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