Josh Wise


32 games reviewed
68.1 average score
70 median score
62.5% of games recommended
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5 / 10 - Outriders
Apr 9, 2021

The best time I had with the game was a ten-minute stretch that contained (a) no crashes or bugs, (b) the right level and world tier-essentially, a measure of enemy toughness-and (c) a harmony of tactics, sorcery, and gunfire.

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Apr 5, 2021

If only Naka, staying true to form, had given the whole thing a dose of high speed; his work only holds together when it hurtles past our eyes, growing vivid with velocity.

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Mar 23, 2021

It's difficult not to be bowled over as you watch a feline chef and his staff caper through a culinary ritual of song.

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6 / 10 - Maquette
Mar 3, 2021

The puzzles compel, while the narrative stalls, and there is something worthy in that mismatch. I only wish that breakup at its core yielded something worth holding on to.

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Feb 9, 2021

It's worth pointing out that few other studios have the confidence to take this approach to horror: not to jolt you with sudden frights or to ration your ammunition, but to probe and puncture your emotional ease by putting foulness in such close proximity to the childish.

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Feb 5, 2021

Who would have thought that the solution to madness might be marriage?

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5 / 10 - The Medium
Jan 28, 2021

Bloober Team has summoned a rich atmosphere, under all that writing, and one or two sequences offer glimpses of a purer game.

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7 / 10 - Hitman 3
Jan 19, 2021

That's why, as much as Hitman III was a pleasure to play, it left me longing for the mood of the old games.

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Dec 16, 2020

The scenes that have lodged most deeply in my memory are not those devoted to the chases, the shootouts, or the narrow squeaks, but those possessed of a quiet empathy.

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What I didn't expect from the new Call of Duty was downtime, and the suggestion, at least in the first half, that guns, while great for going in blazing, can provide just as potent a thrill when holstered.

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