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Mini Review Sam & Max: This Time It’s Virtual (PSVR) - Middling Ideas Propped Up by a Great Script
All Max'd out
The first brand new Sam & Max game since 2010 sees the famed duo welcoming a new recruit: you. To make sure you’re up to snuff, Sam and Max put you through a series trials as you prove your worth to the freelance police. The trials wind up being a series of minigames at an abandoned amusement park and periodically, you get...
News Over-the-Top Crime Caper Sam & Max: This Time Its Virtual Targets PSVR
Sam & Max are back – and this time, in virtual reality form. The anticipated Sam & Max: This Time It’s Virtual will make its PSVR bow next week, on 23rd February, with a 10 per cent discount available at launch for PS Plus members. “Join the irrepressible dog with a hat and hyperkinetic rabbity-thing in the duo’s first...
News Valfaris: Mecha Therion Brings More Heavy Metal to PS5, PS4 Next Year
Side-scrolling shooter this time
Heavy metal headliner Valfaris was one of our favourite PlayStation 4 indie games back in 2019, and now developer Steel Mantis is back with a sequel that shifts the 2D shooter series into a slightly different genre. Instead of a normal action game, Valfaris: Mecha Therion will be more of a bullet hell shooter with an...
News Valfaris Full Metal Mode Adds New Game+ to Excellent 2D Shooter
Here's the encore
We hope you didn't miss out on Valfaris when it head banged its way to PlayStation 4 last November. The 2D shooter was an excellent way to cap off the year, delivering intense action and impressive boss fights worthy of a headline slot at any heavy metal gig. That was proven in the 8/10 Push Square review, but the experience is...
Mini Review Valfaris - Heavy Metal Headliner Is Hellishly Worthy
Go to Hell, for Heaven's Sake
Valfaris isn’t interested in pleasantries and introductions. The Slain: Back From Hell spiritual successor is a headbanging romp across an alien planet that lets the action do the talking. Teeming with the Devil’s deadliest associates, it’s 2D shooting mayhem that manages to match impressive enemy designs with...