John Campbell

Based in San Diego, California, John enjoys working, writing, eating with friends and family, and gaming - both board games and video games. After earning a Bachelor's Degree in Humanities, he currently works in IT, but hopes to one day become a full time college professor and writer. His recent favorite games include Persona 5 and NieR: Automata.

Review: Uncharted: The Lost Legacy (PS4)

By John Campbell / September 11, 2017 /

Developer: Naughty Dog Publisher: Sony Interactive Entertainment Genre: Third Person Shooter, Action/Adventure, Open World Platforms: PS4 Rating: T for Teen Price: $39.99 Following the big success of Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End comes another story that was previously going to be DLC, but was changed to be its own stand-alone release. Industry perception of Uncharted: The Lost…

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Review: Masquerada—Songs and Shadows (PS4)

By John Campbell / August 23, 2017 /

Developer: Witching Hour Studios Publisher: Ysbryd Games Genre: RPG Platforms: PS4 Rating: T for Teen Price: $19.99 Masquerada: Songs and Shadows is an intriguing game. It began as a kickstarter that was successful and was originally only released on Steam. Recently, it came out on the PS4 and soon will be released for the Xbox One…

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Review: Crash Bandicoot: N. Sane Trilogy (PS4)

By John Campbell / August 7, 2017 /

Developer: Vicarious Visions (originally Naughty Dog ) Publisher: Activision Genre: Platformer Platforms: PS4 Rating: E for Everyone Price: $39.99 We all thought he was gone, a warm memory ingrained in our childhood. But Sony has continued its trend of remasters and has finally uncovered the long-rumored re-release of the old Crash Bandicoot games. Crash Bandicoot, Crash Bandicoot:…

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Review: Gravity Rush 2 (PS4)

By John Campbell / July 27, 2017 /

Developer: Project Siren Publisher: Sony Interactive Entertainment Genre: Action, Adventure, Third Person, Platforms: PS4 Rating: T for Teen Price: $59.99 After the success of the first Gravity Rush, Sony decided to publish its sequel. The first game was released on the PS Vita, it being one of the first games released with the handheld console. It gained popularity…

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Review: Mario Kart 8 Deluxe (Switch)

By John Campbell / June 24, 2017 /

Developer: Nintendo Publisher: Nintendo Genre: Racing Platforms: Switch Rating: E for Everyone Price: $59.99 Welcome to the most fun you’ll have in local multiplayer since Mario Party 2! Get ready to be punched in the arm by your friends and yelled at for using that lightning item. Because when you get an item that will…

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