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Zen Pinball 2: The Walking Dead Review

Pinball & Zombies = Chocolate & Peanut Butter

Walking Dead Pinball

HIGH Seeing Lee and Clem kicking a ball around.

LOW It's hard to get info on objectives while playing.

WTF Why can't I get the ball into the Super Jackpot?!? GET IN THERE!!!

Risen 3 Review

The Good, The Bad, and The Janky


Risen 3

HIGH Fresh, cheeky dialogue and interesting companions make for an entertaining romp across the high seas

LOW Unavoidable naval combat missions with huge difficulty spikes and no checkpoints

WTF The boss fight vs. an enormous cave spider who spits eggs out of her giant, unnecessarily realistic spider vagina

Abyss Odyssey Review

Combo Cancel This Port

Abyss Odyssey Review Screenshot

HIGH That red skeleton violinist guy.

LOW The monstrous performance problems plaguing the Xbox 360 port.

WTF Another side-scrolling action game with no d-pad control? Seriously?

Sniper Elite 3 Review

Back to the War Crimes

HIGH The sniping-only multiplayer. Wait, did I seriously just say multiplayer was the best part of the game? Huh?

LOW The psychic tank pilots make a return.

WTF Shouldn't I be sniping more? I feel like the title might be false advertising.

The Walking Dead, Season Two: No Going Back Review

...But they did


HIGH The brief chat near the end.

LOW Seriously, there's no "Let's go the OTHER way" choice?

WTF It looks like Clem's drunk in camp though she didn't have a drop.

GameCritics.com Podcast Episode 116: Live from PAX Prime

Live from Seattle, it's Saturday Night! Maybe. Regardless of what day it may be, you're sure to enjoy our first ever PAX on-site podcast, getting into the highlights and lowlights of this year's PAX Prime. Featuring Richard Naik, Brad Gallaway, and Matthew "Master" Hunter.

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Valiant Hearts: The Great War Review

Honors The Fallen

Valiant Hearts Review Screenshot

HIGH Bringing down a German zeppelin on the roof of a bombed-out cathedral.

LOW An anticlimactic escape from a P.O.W. camp.

WTF Emile's fate.

Iron Brigade Review

Trenchalicious

Iron Brigade Review Screenshot

HIGH Surprisingly deep, satisfying mech customization for an XBLA title.

LOW Realistically, I'm never going to get a full squad of four together.

WTF Double Fine made this? Really?

Ultra Street Fighter IV Review

The Hits Just Keep On coming!

Ultra Street Fighter 4 Review Screenshot

HIGH Trading the controller back and forth with my son, teaching him the basics.

LOW Realizing how far apart the series and I have drifted.

WTF Most of these voice actors are absolutely horrible. Are the devs deaf?

Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition Review

¡Todavia fabuloso!

Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition Review Screenshot

HIGH The dozens of references to games and gaming culture.

LOW Not many incentives to seek out collectables.

WTF The dead wanderer from Journey on the mountaintop.

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