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622 games reviewed
76.3 average score
80 median score
61.5% of games recommended

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Dec 16, 2023

We often talk about the limitations of the worn-down AAA model of game development and publishing, but because of financial woes and external pressure, independent games can be even more restrained by the unwritten rules of established genres and the whims of the market. Like its title suggests, Against the Storm is all about rebelling against the tide and making the impossible possible out there.

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Unscored - A Highland Song
Dec 11, 2023

Despite the often confusing world design and the anxiety-inducing timer, every other aspect of the game was strong enough that those complaints became mere blemishes on an otherwise fantastic experience. Elevated by tight controls, some excellent writing, and an art style that only becomes stronger the more you look at it, A Highland Song is such a unique and touching experience that I can’t help but recommend it. Get in, indeed.

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Unscored - Dark Envoy
Oct 24, 2023
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Unscored - Ghostrunner 2
Oct 23, 2023
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Unscored - Cocoon
Oct 3, 2023
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Unscored - Mortal Kombat 1
Sep 19, 2023
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Unscored - Thunder Ray
Sep 15, 2023
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Unscored - Party Animals
Sep 15, 2023
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Unscored - Lies of P
Sep 14, 2023
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