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Mario Petillo

Milan, Italy
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Favorite Games:
  • Final Fantasy X
  • Kingdom Hearts
  • Crash Bandicoot

44 games reviewed
79.5 average score
80 median score
59.5% of games recommended

Mario Petillo's Reviews

Platform and jRPG lover born in 1990. My favorite videogame ever is Final Fantasy X, but when I was a child I grew up with Crash Bandicoot and Spyro the Dragon, on my PlayStation, my first console. Hideo Kojima and Jason Rubin are my mentors and Nobuo Uematsu composes my life’s soundtrack.
9.5 / 10.0 - Persona 5
Mar 30, 2017

Persona 5 is an essential play for all the jRPG fan. Incredibly unique in its style, with a varied and deep battle system, Persona 5 will enchant you with its plot and its interweaving of Tokyo perfectly designed.

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9 / 10.0 - Final Fantasy XV
Nov 28, 2016

The best open-world game of the year. The map is huge and the battle-system is dynamic and engaging, the art directions is satisfying. Despite some minor problems, this XV chapter of Final Fantasy sets a new road for the future of the series.

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9 / 10.0 - Nier: Automata
Mar 7, 2017

NieR:Automata succeds in a lot of elements: a complex and deep story, with a unique style of narration, a distopic and totally story driven open world and a fantastic mix between hack'n'slash and jRPG style.

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Oct 5, 2017

Shadow of War brings the video game to epic: it's an exciting tale in Middle-earth, less rich than Christian Cantamessa did with the first one, but in the same time throbbing.

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Jan 22, 2018

Dragon Ball FighterZ is an incredible fighting game, with a rock-solid and spectacular combat-system, and the unique Dragon Ball Universe behind it. Competitive and fun, except for the not so brilliant story mode, is an absolute must-have for both the fans of the saga and the fighting game lovers.

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Jun 8, 2021

Ratchet & Clank Rift Apart is a riot of colors, a technical sector at the highest level and a basic exaltation of an arsenal capable of destroying an entire galaxy.

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Apr 6, 2020

We would like to be able to divide the evaluation of Final Fantasy 7 Remake into two moments, evaluating the first with all the positivity possible, net also of very diluted chapters and an experience that does not always keep a precise and rapid pace, and the second with so much skepticism towards that narrative smudge that is revealed at the end.

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8.5 / 10.0 - Tekken 7
Jun 1, 2017

Tekken 7 is a fighting game with a great gameplay, but with few content in the single player mode. The story, however, is pleasing and full of content, unlike what happened in the previous chapters. Tekken 7 is the most balanced and immediate Tekken ever, too.

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8.5 / 10.0 - Injustice 2
May 15, 2017

Injustice 2 is a massive fighting game. A lot of content in single player and interesting RPG elements to personalize the characters, support an interesting and well orchestrated storyline.

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Jun 29, 2017

Crash trilogy is a pleasure for eyes and our nostalgia: the Sony mascot has returned in the best way with the same gameplay as twenty years ago and the same success.

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Jul 10, 2017

Not as beautiful as we expected to see, but Final Fantasy XII is still a pearl of jRPG, also in the 2017.

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Mar 19, 2018

Ni No Kuni 2 is an astonishing adventure, one of the most beautiful and funny action jRPG from the last years.

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Jun 21, 2021

Final Fantasy VII Remake: Episode INTERmission allows us to return, a year later, to Midgar, to have a bridge for what will be the sequel to the first part of the remake.

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Oct 17, 2022

A Plague Tale: Requiem is an ambitious sequel, allowing Asobo Studio to demonstrate how far the development team has come in just three years since the first chapter. Although from a gameplay point of view there are still a few imperfections that need improvement, the De Rune brothers' adventure is addictive, engrossing and capable of conveying that anxious sense of stealth.

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8 / 10.0 - Hohokum
Jul 28, 2022

Today, as in the past, Hohokum remains an experience not accessible to everyone. The choice of its creator is obvious: to give a few hours of serenity to those who live this adventure. Between puzzles and interactive elements with which to compose your melody, in an explosion of colors and visionariness, Hohokum is a break from the typified world of video games, and undoubtedly deserves an opportunity from anyone who loves to peep into the artistic expressions of the interactive medium.

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Dec 5, 2016

The Last Guardian closed Ueda's trilogy with an important signal: the poem before the content, but the poetry tends toward the vacuum, leaving a beautiful picture to see, but not beautiful to live.

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South Park: The Fractured but Whole is a nice sequel, with so much fun and irreverence, but equally repetitive.

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Apr 21, 2017

Journey to Un'Goro is an interesting expansion pack, with some new pretty good ideas. Maybe the Quest feature could became binding very fast, but Blizzard, also this time, has managed to innovate his game.

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Apr 21, 2017

A unique experience with an incredible atmosphere: leaves too many unanswered questions, but the five hours of gameplay flow fast.

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Nothing really new for Hearthstone, but a pretty cool adventure with three wings and totally free for us.

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