With the likes of Coco, Frozen 2 and Encanto, Disney has proven how highly they view the late November spot for their big animated movies. The Holiday period is of course, often associated with families spending time together, and there isn't anything that says 'Family Time' quite like a heartfelt Disney flick at the movies. This year's feature is the grand sci-fi adventure Strange World, but is it quality? Or a strange viewing? Here's the review roundup:
Game Freak and The Pokemon Company finally...AND I MEAN FINALLY!...shook up the tried and true Pokemon RPG formula with the release of Pokémon Legends: Arceus. Looking at our review roundup from earlier this year, we can see that the gamble ultimately paid off with a Metascore of 86 from 40 reviews. GameFreak dubbed that game as a "warm up" for the next main adventure, so with Scarlet and Violet finally here, does it take this new direction even further? Here's the review roundup:
The 'Blue Blur' have been an incredible time back in the limelight as of late. Two successful live-action movies and an upcoming Netflix series has put Sonic firmly back in the forefront of pop culture. Now, if only SEGA can get him over the infamous 'Sonic Cycle'. Their latest attempt of breaking it comes in the form of Sonic Frontiers, a brand new Triple-A action adventure game. So, did they succeed? Here's the review roundup:
Sony's mighty PS4 had many great exclusives, but one could argue only one truly shun as the defining PlayStation experience. God of War was truly remarkable, so one could always expect a bit of trepidation if a sequel could top it. Well...the time for that answer as arrived, as the reviews for God of War Ragnarok is in. Here's the review roundup:
Yes! We Know about the Voice acting controversy surrounding this game before its launch. Yes! We know this is a pseudo-realistic hardcore action game on the ageing Nintendo tablet. But! Have you all forgotten this Platnium Games' Bayonetta we talking about? A series, in my opinion, that introduced one of the most refine action gameplay the industry has ever seen? As long as Bayonetta 3 surpass or at least matches the excellent gameplay that was present in the previous iterations, that would be enough for fans to sink hours upon hours on combo-ing Homunculi...right? Let's find out...here's the review roundup:
Another year, another season, another numbered FIFA game is on the horizon. But Wait! This one...there is something special about this one. EA Sport's FIFA series has been an etched stable in gaming footy fans' library since 1993, but now this year's FIFA 23 will be the last game released under the familiar moniker. But, before it becomes EA Sports FC, FIFA has one more go at the top prize. Does it take it home? Or bitterly loses out in the penalty shoot-out? Here's the review roundup:
Hey I am Marlon Mcfarlane the writer here at Blue Crescent Studio & a longtime lover of all things Animation & Gaming.