At first glance, Overwatch is a simple team shooter. Two groups of six, taken from a cast of 21 multifarious heroes, vie for control and momentum in four standard game modes. As the hours go by, though, Overwatch displays new layers–not just in how matches unfold, but in how different characters interact, how small actions […]

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Tom Clancy’s The Division

It’s not too hard to find nice things to say about Tom Clancy’s The Division, especially as it unfurls in its strong opening hours: its open-world version of Manhattan is both gorgeous and authentic, its cover-based third-person combat is sound, and its RPG elements run surprisingly deep. And yet, next to every good thing The Division […]

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Fallout 4

Fallout 4 is an engrossing game that lures you in with mystery and the promise of adventure. Its wretched wasteland can be captivating, and you never know what odd person or settlement lies around the next bend. Fallout 4 uses its dark world as a canvas for exciting combat and gripping stories, and when you […]

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Black Ops 3

I won’t go into any spoilers here, but the campaign is actually really intriguing. The story starts off a bit boilerplate, but a few twists and turns later and you find yourself really perking up and paying attention. It gets absolutely insane toward the end, and takes you to places you never expected to go […]

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