Matthew O'Mara


22 games reviewed
74.1 average score
75 median score
40.9% of games recommended

Are you Matthew O'Mara? If so, email [email protected] to claim this critic page.
Sort by: Page 1 of 2
Nov 30, 2015

Broad and expansive ... and sometimes annoying

Read full review

Nov 11, 2015

Evil always finds a way, but this time it might have taken a wrong turn

Read full review

8 / 10.0 - Planetbase
Nov 2, 2015

Planetbase is unforgiving but rewarding take on building a Mars colony

Read full review

Dragon Quest Heroes is probably the best the series has ever looked with its great-looking monsters and interesting environments. That being said the Musou game formula is a bit of a turnoff. It bogs you down by making side quests grind fests and levelling a chore, but that's what makes a Musou game a Musou game.

Read full review

7.5 / 10.0 - Armikrog
Oct 5, 2015

As a spiritual successor to The Neverhood, the game succeeds on all levels, but somehow I don't think it will gain the same kind of cult following this time.

Read full review

9 / 10.0 - Dropsy
Sep 22, 2015

Dropsy is somewhat strange, utterly beautiful, and pretty good point and click adventure game. Focusing more on visual cues for what the characters desire, it's a game that leaves some of the story up to your interpretation.

Read full review

Aug 11, 2015

The majority of The Talos Principle's first downloadable content Road to Gehenna was rage-inducingly frustrating. I loved it

Read full review

7.5 / 10.0 - The Magic Circle
Jul 14, 2015

The Magic Circle is an unfinished game where you have to bring it to life and ship it to audiences with a pretty bow

Read full review

Mar 2, 2015

There's quite a bit to like about the Remastered Homeworld Collection. From the music to the atmosphere, or lack thereof in space, and the tale of the Kushan, now the Higarans, makes for a powerful...

Read full review

With less game than other versions available online, there's seemingly little incentive to invest in this HD version

Read full review

Nov 20, 2014

Matthew O'Mara and Anand Ram team up to review the combo of Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire

Read full review

Nov 18, 2014

The Nintendo 64's wires hung in the air. 'It's going in the garbage!' my Dad bellowed, grip loosening on the newly bought console

Read full review

7.5 / 10.0 - Bayonetta 2
Oct 28, 2014

"Don't fix what isn't broken" is one way of putting how Platinum has delivered this new game

Read full review

Oct 3, 2014

The 3DS version of Smash Bros. is the broadest yet … but it lacks the social aspects of gathering round a TV

Read full review

May 18, 2014

With a dash of Psychonauts, a sprinkle of Assassin's Creed, and a pinch of Beyond Good and Evil, The Last Tinker: City of Colors from Mimimi Productions is a treat wrapped in an interesting and...

Read full review

5 / 10.0 - Bound by Flame
May 11, 2014

Originality is cherished in the video game industry. Just maybe not here

Read full review

8.5 / 10.0 - Banished
Apr 2, 2014

Watching over your town in Banished can make you feel like a God, but you had better read the Wiki first.

Read full review

6 / 10.0 - Goat Simulator
Apr 1, 2014

Goat Simulator lets users run around headbutting gas stations and causing explosions. As you might have guessed, it defies categorization.

Read full review

7.5 / 10.0 - Infested Planet
Mar 16, 2014

Developed by Rocket Bear Games, Infested Planet challenges players with frenetic play and an ever-evolving alien enemy.

Read full review

6 / 10.0 - NaissanceE
Mar 10, 2014

When done correctly, first person platformers can be jaw-dropping experiences. If executed poorly, such games run the risk of being complicated and unplayable messes.

Read full review

Page 1 of 2