Staff Picks



Honored Source: PSLS Gives PS Lovers What They Crave

PlayStation LifeStyle has been providing fans of the brand with excellent, reliable coverage for a very long time, and that’s worthy of praise.

Destructoid’s Honest Bound by Flame Review Focuses On Fun

Sometimes, a critic has more fun with a game and despite the lingering flaws, is unashamed to have enjoyed himself (or in this case, herself). Good show!

Editorial: Is Naughty Dog the Game Critic’s Darling?

Many have accused critics of “being in bed with Naughty Dog;” i.e., being extra lenient when reviewing their games. Is this true?

Here’s an Exceptional Review for GoW: Collection on Vita

If you’re looking for a top-tier analysis of the God of War Collection for the Vita, check out this one from Hardcore Gamer’s Matt Whittaker. Well done!

Honored Source: MMORPG.com Serves Its Readers Well

We choose one Honored Source based on the strength of its content and community. MMORPG.com always gives the fans what they want!

Reaper of Souls Receives a Top-Tier Review From games(TM)

Is Diablo III: Reaper of Souls worthy of your attention? Read one of the better reviews of the latest hack ‘n slash effort and find out for yourself.

PushSquare Slams Daylight, But in a Professional Manner

VGRHQ doesn’t always select glowing reviews for consideration; it can be just as difficult – if not more so – to pen a review for a poor product.

Lazygamer’s Child of Light Review: Reflecting Elegance

VGRHQ selects the one Child of Light review that really hits home and embraces that which makes the game so appealing. The read is similar to the gameplay experience!

DualShockers Interview: A Critic’s Duty And Opinion vs. Objectivity

VGRHQ interviews DualShockers Euro News Editor Giuseppe Nelva; topics include the universal rating scale debate and whether critics are influenced by gifts.

Honored Source: RPGFan Is a Role-Player’s Paradise

VGRHQ selects RPGFan as an official Honored Source, as role-playing fans have been turning to these guys for years.

Rely On Horror Embraces the “Grimm-Ness” of American McGee

Rely on Horror tackles the episodic series American McGee’s Grimm and comes away suitably impressed.

EEDAR Interview: Game Scores Matter, and Always Will

VGRHQ interviews EEDAR Manager of Insights and Analysis Patrick Walker, and talk about the important role game reviews have in the industry.

PS Nation’s Quality Analysis of Demon Gaze

If you’re looking for a quality Demon Gaze review, look no further than Andy Richardson’s analysis over at PS Nation.

One of the Best ESO Reviews Comes Courtesy of NowGamer

NowGamer’s Kirsten Kearney attacks this difficult review of The Elder Scrolls Online with ease and efficiency.

GamesBeat Critic Knows How to Handle a Retro Review

VGHRQ chooses to honor a GamesBeat critic for producing a clean, informative, well-written review of a retro compilation.