Game Reviews

‘Kingdom Hearts: Melody Of Memory’ review: a love letter to fans hidden behind a rhythm game

Square Enix lands a home run by vibing a rhythm game framework with an already stellar soundtrack

‘Sackboy: A Big Adventure’ review: a decent game that does nothing for the PS5 as a launch title

A perfectly average platformer that masters the basics, but is too afraid to do anything more

‘Astro’s Playroom’ review: a thoughtful introduction to the PS5’s power

ASOBI Team’s love letter to the past is also a bold stride into the future

‘Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales’ review: a web-slinging wonder brimming with potential

A moving, well-paced introduction to the next-generation of gaming consoles

‘Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla’ review: a bold and bloody departure for the seminal stealth series

For the first time in years, ‘Assassin’s Creed’ feels essential again

‘Fuser’ review: festive colour and diverse tunes might make you a virtual superstar DJ

Harmonix’s all-digital music-mixing game has sound mechanics and creative potential, if not quite a headline act

Sony PlayStation 5 review: the DualSense controller seals the win

Sony’s foray into the future hits the mark thanks to its game-changing controller

Sony PlayStation 5 First Impressions: it’s all about the DualSense

The first moments with Sony’s new console leave a lasting impression

Xbox Series X review: a quantum leap powered by Game Pass

A worthy foray into the next console generation, despite the disappointing launch lineup

‘No More Heroes 1 & 2’ review: an ultra-violent guilty-free return to the garden of madness

The surprise Switch ports of two action cult classics serve as appetisers for Travis Touchdown’s comeback