Staff Picks



Destructoid’s RIGS Review is an Immersive Gem

The VR game reviews are starting to roll in and one of our favorites can be found at Destructoid. If you’re a new PlayStation VR owner, you’re doing your homework, right?

GamesRadar Constructs a Rock Solid Dragon Quest Builders Review

Dragon Quest Builders should appeal to all you ultra-creative creators out there but if you’re not convinced, we suggest you check out our favorite review at GamesRadar.

Shacknews Paints a Stellar Paper Mario: Color Splash Review

Paper Mario is back but does it live up to fan expectations? For the definitive answer, visit Shacknews and check out a well-written, well-structured review.

Hardcore Gamer’s The Metronomicon Review Makes Us Dance a Jig

Those looking to sample a unique experience that combines classic role-playing elements with rhythm-based gameplay should check out The Metronomicon, so says Hardcore Gamer.

Polygon’s Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse Review is Exemplary

The revered Shin Megami Tensei franchise has returned and if you’re an avid role-playing fan, you crave a top-tier review. Well, you can find it at Polygon.

IGN Throws Down a Slam Dunk of an NBA 2K17 Review

Another year, another NBA 2K offering. But this one offers a series of enhancements and additions that basketball fans will appreciate, so says IGN.

TheSixthAxis Has a Virginia Review That Makes Us Smile

The game is already receiving some starkly contrasting scores, which means it’s even more important to read each review carefully. Here’s our favorite thus far.

The Telegraph’s Forza Horizon 3 Review Races Into Our Hearts

Is the new Forza Horizon sequel a true-blue masterpiece? The critics are saying “yes” and one of our absolute favorite reviews can be found at The Telegraph.

PSU Writes Up an Excellent Review for Dear Esther PS4

A significantly updated version of the critically acclaimed title has come to PlayStation 4 and our favorite analysis of the narrative-driven adventure can be found at PSU.

Nintendo Life’s DQVII Fragments of the Forgotten Past Review: ‘Tis a Beauty

JRPG fans should check out Nintendo Life for one of the best reviews of this beautifully beefed-up Dragon Quest adventure. We love the depth and detail!

Post Arcade Scores With Its Stellar NHL 17 Review

The latest NHL effort is here and for all you hockey aficionados, we recommend checking out the excellent review we found at the gaming branch of the Financial Post.

Destructoid’s MeiQ: Labyrinth of Death Review is Tops

RPG fanatics always search for quality, reliable reviews for niche titles. So if you’re looking for one such review for the new Vita effort, MeiQ, you gotta visit Destructoid.

GameSpot’s ReCore Review is Aces in Our Book

Xbox One owners wondering if ReCore is worth the price should check out GameSpot, where all their questions will be answered. Not a great game but a great read.

USGamer’s Ace Review of Phoenix Wright: Spirit of Justice

The latest Phoenix Wright entry is finally here and for the best analysis yet, check out USGamer’s detailed and enjoyable review. The ace attorney is back in fine form!

Game Informer’s King of Fighters XIV Review is a Knockout

Fighting fans have been anxiously anticipating the arrival of the latest King of Fighters entry. For one of the best available reviews, turn to Game Informer.