Game Review: Q.U.B.E. 2 (Xbox One X)

Q.U.B.E. 2 is a puzzle/platformer video game that was developed by Toxic Games & published by Trapped Nerve Games. Releasing in early 2018, the game eventually went on to be a Game With Gold later that year. Much like the original, Q.U.B.E. 2 is a physics based puzzle game in a similar vein to Portal.

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Game Review: Ashen (Xbox One X)

Ashen can best be described as ‘Souls-like’. It’s set in a sunless world in which the only light that exists comes from eruptions that cover the land in ash. With your trusty lantern in hand, you play as a wanderer in search of a place to call home.

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Game Review: Crackdown 3 – Campaign (Xbox One X)

Continuing the series that begun in 2007 and had its follow-up in 2010, Crackdown 3 fails to move the franchise forward in a meaningful or memorable way. Though that doesn’t mean it isn’t a load of fun to play.

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Game Review: What Remains of Edith Finch (Xbox One X)

Winning a BAFTA for best game in 2017, What Remains of Edith Finch is centred on the character Edith Finch. It’s revealed that she’s the last in the Finch family line which have a perceived curse. They believe that it causes all but one member of each generation to die in unusual ways.

Each death is played out in a short gameplay sequence to the player. The game is presented as an anthology of these mini-experiences, wrapped in the dramatic retelling of the family’s history and fate through Edith’s narration.

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Game Review: We Happy Few (Xbox One X)

We Happy Few is an action-adventure game developed by Compulsion Games and published by Gearbox. England lost World War II. Now everyone in the town of Wellington Wells is taking a drug called Joy to forget the terrible things they did during the four year German occupation. You play as three people who must survive, escape, and deal with the consequences of their forgotten years.

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Game Review – Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales (Xbox One X)

Thronebreaker: The Witcher Tales is a role-playing strategy video game developed by CD Projekt RED. It is a single-player spin-off of Gwent: The Witcher Card Game. The game combines gameplay elements of point-and-click adventure games, strategy card games, and visual novels. If you’re anywhere near as big of a fan of Gwent as I am, you’ll want to check out Thronebreaker.

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