Review – Astral Chain

Mixing Cops-and-Robbers with a dash of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure, PlatinumGames’ new title Astral Chain offers a fresh narrative and insane gameplay.

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Review: The Wonderful 101 (Wii U)

Developer: PlatinumGames Publisher: Nintendo Genre: Action (Beat ’em Up) Platforms: Wii U ESRB: T for Teen Price: $29.99   Hideki Kamiya is not the only person on the Platinum Games team, but is arguably on par with a Hideo Kojima or Shigeru Miyamoto when it comes to action games. Director of Devil May Cry (2001), Capcom…

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Review: Vanquish (PC)

Developer: Platinum Games Publisher: Sega Genre: Action, Third Person Shooter Platforms: PS3, Xbox 360, PC Rating: M for Mature Price: $19.99 Previously released on the PS3 and Xbox 360, Vanquish is back on the PC with improved visuals, unlocked framerate, and faster gameplay. For those who have played Vanquish before, the game had its faults…

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Review: Bayonetta 2 (Wii U)

Developer: PlatinumGames Publisher: Nintendo Platforms: Wii U Genre: Action ESRB: M for Mature Price: Try Your Luck (out of print) As I said in our review of the original remaster of Bayonetta for the Wii U, “PlatinumGames made the entire gaming industry do a double-take when it was announced that Bayonetta 2 would be a Wii…

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