Pascal Tekaia

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Corpse Party review Article

Corpse Party review

The revived Japanese port is bigger and gorier than ever, though more an old-school visual novel than interactive adventure.

Review score - 3.5 Read the review » Mar 27, 2017
Milkmaid of the Milky Way review Article

Milkmaid of the Milky Way review

You may want to skim through its rhyming text presentation, but this sweet little indie sci-fi adventure is sure to leave a pleasant aftertaste.

Review score - 3.5 Read the review » Mar 6, 2017
Root Letter Article

Root Letter review

The Sony exclusive visual novel-adventure has a compelling mystery premise but can't quite deliver on its narrative potential.

Review score - 2.5 Read the review » Feb 6, 2017
The Last Guardian review Article

The Last Guardian review

The spiritual successor to Ico and Shadow of the Colossus is a oft-soaring, deeply moving action-adventure about friendship and trust.

Review score - 4.5 Read the review » Jan 27, 2017
Zero Escape: Zero Time Dilemma review Article

Zero Time Dilemma review

The Zero Escape finale offers more of the same enjoyable visual novel adventuring but includes some perplexing design decisions for the worse.

Review score - 2.5 Read the review » Nov 30, 2016
The Detail full review Article

The Detail review

The three-part interactive crime thriller is rich in style and urban grit, but the devil is in the lack of story details and gameplay.

Review score - 2 Read the review » Nov 23, 2016
The Eyes of Ara review Article

The Eyes of Ara review

This Myst-style puzzler set in an ancient, abandoned castle will keep you captive with its many devious challenges.

Review score - 3.5 Read the review » Aug 24, 2016
1979 Revolution: Black Friday review Article

1979 Revolution: Black Friday review

Iran's struggle for independence is recounted in cinematic style, though providing just a partial picture with little to actually do.

Review score - 3 Read the review » Jul 29, 2016
Tick’s Tales: Up All Knight review Article

Tick’s Tales: Up All Knight review

Though a very small game, this family-friendly fantasy adventure should scratch a light nostalgia itch for genre fans.

Review score - 2.5 Read the review » Jul 20, 2016
E3 2016 round-up Article

E3 2016 round-up

Patrolling the floors of E3 put us in an adventuring state of mind for Syberia, Sherlock, Yesterday Origins, Phoenix Wright and more.

Read more Jul 8, 2016
Kathy Rain review Article

Kathy Rain review

A refreshing new heroine makes a splash in an excellent debut, a very personal journey barely dampened by a few minor issues.

Review score - 4.5 Read the review » May 27, 2016
Knee Deep: Act 3 - Boomtown review Article

Knee Deep review

The unique swamp noir theater mystery takes the final plunge with a bizarre third act performance.

Review score - 2.5 Read the review » May 4, 2016
Undercover Missions: Operation Kursk K-141 review Article

Undercover Missions: Operation Kursk K-141 review

Based on a real-world Russian submarine disaster, this fictionalized adventure is sunk by numerous faulty design issues.

Review score - 1.5 Read the review » Apr 18, 2016
The Interactive Adventures of Dog Mendonça and Pizza Boy review Article

The Interactive Adventures of Dog Mendonça & Pizza Boy review

This adaptation of the Portuguese graphic novels delivers a thin story but rich world topped with plenty of eye candy.

Review score - 3 Read the review » Apr 6, 2016
The Witness review Article

The Witness review

Jonathan Blow's ambitious open-world puzzler is a triumph of challenging gameplay, though any semblance of story gets lots in its abundant mazes.

Review score - 4.5 Read the review » Feb 19, 2016

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