South Park: The Fractured But Whole Review

South Park: The Fractured But Whole

Developer: Ubisoft San Francisco
Publisher: Ubisoft
Released on Oct 16, 2017

Once again, Stan, Kyle, Kenny, and Cartman are back in this sequel to The Stick of Truth. Disguised as their alter-egos, Mysterion, Toolshed, Human Kite, Mosquito, Super Craig, and The Coon, the boys are on an epic quest to return a missing cat, in hopes of launching a superhero franchise to become famous. But not everything is as it seems, given this is South Park, which is known for its disturbing twists on pop culture.

Genre: 2D-Grid RPG

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Shadowrun: Hong Kong Review

Shadowrun: Hong Kong
Extended Edition

Developer: Harebrained Schemes
Publisher: Harebrained Holdings
Released on Aug 20, 2015

Shadowrun: Hong Kong is a spin-off campaign in the Shadowrun series, praised for its interactive turn-based combat and traditional RPG setup, being a cornerstone of virtual tabletop games, except the party is thrown into a cyberpunk-themed fantasy world. Growing up as a street orphan, you reunite with your foster brother in the city of Hong Kong to decipher Raymond’s urgent message.

Genre: A Strategic Adventure RPG

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FTL: Faster Than Light Review

FTL: Faster Than Light 

Developer: Subset Games
Publisher: See Above
Released on Sept 14, 2012

FTL: Faster Than Light is a strategy-based simulator where you’re a spaceship captain, trying to save the galaxy from the invading rebel fleets. Traveling from one point to another, you will encounter many perils that lie ahead. You are responsible for keeping your crew alive by directing power towards the ship’s main functions. 

Genre: A Simulation-Strategy Game

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Invisible, Inc. Review

Invisible, Inc. Tactical Espionage

Developer: Klei Entertainment
Publisher: Same as above
Released on May 12, 2015

Many kids like to pretend they are secret agent spies who can waltz straight into an enemy base and fool the guards into believing that they saw nothing in the first place. While becoming a real spy may take years of training unlike what happens in the movie, Spy Kids, the game Invisible, Inc. turns this fantasy into reality with a simple download off of Steam.

Genre: An Action-Strategy Game

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Borderlands 2 Review

Borderlands 2 on Steam

Developer: Gearbox Software
Publisher: 2K Games, Aspyr
Released on Sep 18, 2012

Borderlands 2 is a first-person shooter set five years after the events of the first game when the main antagonist Handsome Jack took over Hyperion Corp. and turned Pandora into a police state. At the start, a group of Vault Hunters is seen aboard a train, probably in search of the Vault, as the place is loaded with priceless Iridium. 

Genre: 1st Person Action-RPG

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