REVIEW: Superbeat Xonic

Developer: Nurijoy Publisher: PM Studios Price: $39.99 via PSN Version Played: Playstation Vita (PSTV compatible) With the DJMax series behind them, former employees of Pentavision have formed the new development studio Nurijoy and last November saw the release of its spiritual successor, Superbeat Xonic, on the Playstation Vita. It's an excellent (albeit insanely challenging at times) rhythm game that makes … Continue reading REVIEW: Superbeat Xonic

This Week’s ‘Playstation Essentials’ Sale is Pretty Great

Although I grew up in the NES generation and have plenty of fond memories from the 8- and 16-bit eras, I spent most of my time gaming in my mid-to-late teens on the original Playstation. Games like Metal Gear Solid, Final Fantasy VII, Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, and Resident Evil connected with me at such … Continue reading This Week’s ‘Playstation Essentials’ Sale is Pretty Great

REVIEW: Volume

Developer: Bithell Games Publisher: Bithell Games Price: $19.99 (cross-buy support for PS4/Vita) Version played: PS Vita Mike Bithell's lovable platformer featuring geometric shapes won me over with its charming narrative, and although his new stealth game Volume has a bit of that going on as well, I found myself coming back because of its accessibly … Continue reading REVIEW: Volume