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Lou Contaldi


Favorite Games:
  • Bioshock
  • Tales of the Borderlands
  • Ori and the Blind Forest

86 games reviewed
75.3 average score
80 median score
52.3% of games recommended

Lou Contaldi's Reviews

The pride of New Jersey, Lou Contaldi wears many hats. Besides DualShockers' Reviews Editor and the DualShockers' ShockCast host, Lou enjoys his time studying law, expressing bad opinions, and calling himself a "Burger Connoisseur" -- whatever that means. Lou began gaming on the original Game Boy and hasn't stopped since. A particular fan of Metroidvanias, visual novels, and adventure games, he dabbles in practially every genre -- regardless of skill level, or lack there-of.
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8.5 / 10.0 - Far Cry 6
Oct 6, 2021

Far Cry 6 is an amazing journey in one of the most expansive iterations of the series to date. With explosive performances from the whole cast, it’s a game that old fans and intrigued wannabe guerrillas shouldn’t sleep on.

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Jan 28, 2020

Kingdom Hearts 3: ReMIND is DLC made for fans, with an annual injection of heart and intrigue. But novice KH fans will want to keep away.

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Assassin's Creed: The Rebel Collection for Nintendo Switch significantly undermines visuals for portability; there are better (and cheaper) options for Black Flag and Rogue.

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8.5 / 10.0 - Super Mario Maker 2
Jul 10, 2019

Super Mario Maker 2 is the game that keeps on giving, while leaving enough room to build in the future--despite a few places for improvement.

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Feb 14, 2019

Far Cry New Dawn is both a magnificent re-imagination of the storied series, and a lackluster approach by Ubisoft plagued with repetition.

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Jan 29, 2019

Kingdom Hearts III is a dazzling display from Square Enix; the best game in the universe, and among the best from the legendary studio.

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Dec 5, 2018

Spyro Reignited Trilogy for PS4 and Xbox One is a fire-breathing hit, thanks to a deft remastering of one of the original PlayStation's best game franchises.

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6 / 10.0 - Wonder Wickets
Nov 3, 2018

Wonder Wickets is firmly one of the better mini-golf games you are going to get on PC. While I don't see this as a game that will revitalize the genre, if you are looking to scratch an itch after playing Golf Story, this will be your game.

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7 / 10.0 - Gal Metal
Oct 30, 2018

While there may be plenty of things I'd like to change in Gal Metal, the core of the game is an unmistakably fun time. With so many heavy hitters on the market in 2018, sometimes you need to just sit down, unwind, and out-play alien invaders with electrified versions of classical music.

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9.5 / 10.0 - SoulCalibur VI
Oct 17, 2018

SoulCalibur VI is undoubtedly one of the finest fighting games of this generation, and one worth exploring even if you can't get into the broader fighting genre. With rich and complex campaign modes and robust gameplay, SoulCalibur VI is a game I will return to for years to come.

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