PlayStation

Destiny Rise of Iron Review

I initially wrote Destiny off as an experiment that fell flat. An experiment that cost half a billion dollars and had some excellent gunplay but wasn’t the grand marriage of intense action and epic scale needed to sustain an MMOFPS. It had incompetent storytelling, banal mission structure, an incongruous design philosophy that [...]



PlayStation

Rive Review

This review was written after playing a copy of Rive on PlayStation 4 provided by Two Tribes.  Shootin’, Jumpin’, Dyin’, Lovin’! About a year ago, I played a demo of Rive as it was circulating the digital storefronts and had an absolute ball with it. An intense arcade-style twin stick shooter was a pleasant [...]



PC

Shiny Review

This review was written after playing a review copy of Shiny on PC provided by 1C Company. OmniGamer’s writers happily give their honest opinions despite such acts of generosity, though appreciated. Shiny is the kind of game that does everything possible to be special. It’s not enough to simply be a platformer for developer [...]


Editorials

Nioh Beta First Impressions

In case you haven’t been paying attention to video game trends, Soulslike RPGs are quite popular now. Intense memory and reflex focused RPGs characterized by deep and challenging fast-paced combat, huge complex levels and a high difficulty curve are all the rage (in more ways than one). Bloodborne, Salt and Sanctuary, Lords of the [...]



PC

Abzu Review – Under the Sea

Underwater gameplay sucks. This has been one of the longest truths in game design and players have all experienced it at some point. Underwater sections are usually tossed in a bigger game for the sake of variety to dedicate an entire level around water physics. Physics that are completely different from what players are used to and it;s [...]




Features

IndieLog: The Pilot


Mobile

Steamworld Heist Review – Robot Pirate Swashbuckling


PC

The Witcher 3 Blood and Wine Review


PC

Shiny Review


Features

Weekly GameBit Podcast REMASTERED! Episode 8


Editorials

Nioh Beta First Impressions