Author: Marc Keever

Marc has been an active member over at TAY  for a few years under the handle “Future” with a particular interest in the artistic and musical side of gaming and enjoys writing about video games almost as much as he does playing them.

Shin Megami Tensei vs Persona - Which Should You Play?

Shin Megami Tensei vs Persona – Which Should You Play?

If you've been pitting Shin Megami Tensei vs Persona, but can't decide which resonates better with you and don't know where to start, you might find this handy comparison of these much-loved RPGs useful. In the end, the choice might be easi...

Atelier Sophie 2: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Dream: Iconic Iyashikei (Switch)

Tired of hardcore, grindy JRPGs? Just want to chill and explore, maybe do some other fun stuff? Atelier Sophie 2 might just be the game for you! If you're on the fence about picking this game up, read on and you may feel compelled to give i...

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Mysterious Soul Hackers Countdown Appears

Mysterious Soul Hackers Countdown Appears

A website has popped up online counting down to what might be a new entry into the Soul Hackers series, which has not had a new release in over 10 years if you don't count the 2013 3DS port. With less than 48 hours left, we don't have long ...

Behold, the Razer x Fossil Gaming Smartwatch

Razer and Fossil have collaborated to create a smartwatch targeted squarely at gamers, complete with RGB watch faces and Razer green watch straps. You had better move fast if you want to get your hands on one, this is a limited run! Razer m...

5 Upcoming RPGs from Square Enix in 2022

5 Upcoming RPGs from Square Enix in 2022

If you have been wondering what Square Enix has planned for 2022, I am happy to report that you have at least a few games to look forward to in the coming year. From what it looks like, it will be the year of the Action RPG - at least going...

Persona 5 Strikers Announced for PS Plus January 2022

Persona 5 Strikers Announced for PS Plus January 2022

If you've been wondering which games to expect from PS Plus for January 2022, Sony has confirmed that Persona 5 Strikers along with Dirt 5 and Deep Rock Galactic will be available to PS Plus members in the new year. A strong start to the ye...

12 Useful Tips For Shin Megami Tensei V

12 Useful Tips For Shin Megami Tensei V

If you've found yourself looking for some ways to maximise your chances of survival in this challenging RPG, you have come to the right place. Below you will find a collection of tips for the long anticipated and most recent entry into the ...

Sonic Frontiers Release Date Reportedly Leaked

Sonic Frontiers Release Date Reportedly Leaked

The ambitious Sonic Frontiers may have had its release date leaked, and while there has been no comment on the validity of the leaked date, there are a few things we do know, and even more things we don't about the upcoming title. The relea...

Final Fantasy XVI Delayed

Final Fantasy XVI Has Been Delayed

Games get delayed all the time, and now it's Final Fantasy XVI's turn. Producer Naoki Yoshida explains the reasoning for this development via the official website, apologizing to fans for the delay that they may or may not have expected. In...

7 of the Best Games for Apple Arcade

7 of the Best Games on Apple Arcade

Out of 200+ games at Apple Arcade, here are 7 of the best that you will find on the service promising hours of top-notch gameplay. Apple Arcade is like Netflix for top-quality mobile games, and if you need help choosing what to play next yo...

Fatal Frame: Maiden of Black Water Review: A Photo Finish (Switch)

Have you ever wanted to explore the most haunted and deadly mountain in Japan? Grab your camera and pack your swimsuit, it's time to discover the horrible secrets of Mt. Hikami! Just be mindful of the locals - they may want you to stay fore...

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SkateBIRD Review: A Fair Feather Friend (Switch)

If you love cute birds and skateboarding, this one is for you! Grab your friends and your tiny deck and pull off some sick combos in the one and only SkateBIRD - a game about trying your best, no matter how big or small you might be. Skateb...

6 Fair

El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron Review: In All Its Glory

Embody the wrath of Heaven and bind the fallen angels as you experience cult classic El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron for the first time on PC! Help Enoch on his quest to save humanity and bask in some glorious visuals - even by today'...

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Arietta of Spirits Review: An Emotional Roller-Ghoster (Switch)

Get ready to explore a lush island filled with mysteries and intrigue in Arietta of Spirits! Embark on an adventure with new friends from the spirit world as evil forces threaten to upset the delicate natural order. Can you save the world f...

7 Good

Dragon Star Varnir Review: Meet Your New Broom Mates (Switch)

Dive into an original and fantastical world filled with magic and dragons as you team up with some of the world's last remaining witches on a quest to lift a centuries-old curse! Varnir might fall short in some areas but still has plenty to...

6.5 Fair
Within The Blade Review: Shining Shinobi (Switch)

Within The Blade Review: Shining Shinobi (Switch)

Take on the evil Steel Claw Clan and prevent them from taking over in this fast-paced stealth platformer, Within The Blade! Run, jump, flip and cut and assassinate your way through fantastical levels to prove that you are the Black Lotus Cl...

7.5 Good

7 Things That Could Make No Man’s Sky Better

No Man's Sky is a fantastic game, but here are a few things that could make it even better! After nearly 5 years of exploring the unknown with no sign of letting up, perhaps some of the ideas on this list might show up in future updates. He...

Heaven’s Vault Review: Evidently Excellent (Switch)

Learning lost, forgotten secrets of the past is a timeless and appealing premise that Heaven's Vault has run with to great effect. This is no Tomb Raider - this is a veritable rabbit hole of well-written dialogue and puzzling unlike any oth...

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Resident Evil Village Story Leaked

Resident Evil developer Capcom was hit with a massive ransomware attack in early November, the consequences of which are now becoming all too real. This is a warning to fans of the series that almost defines the survival horror genre, and i...

CONTROL Ultimate Edition Review: AWE Inspiring (PC)

Are you ready to take CONTROL? Remedy knocked it out of the park and then came back for more with some great additional contact in the Ultimate Edition of their award-winning game. Yes, friends, the hype is real – this is not a game you wan...

9.5 Amazing

Android Hunter A Review: ‘Tis Bot A Scratch

Android Hunter A started as a love letter to Capcom's beloved Mega Man franchise and grew to become more ambitious than developer DigiPlox imagined. Does it meet the expectations it set out for itself? Will it be entertaining to fans of the...

5 Average

My Time At Sandrock Kickstarter Reaches $300,000 Stretch Goal

Indie developer Pathea Games reached their original Kickstarter goal in one day and are making strides reaching their stretch goals for their upcoming title My Time At Sandrock. With a couple weeks left in their campaign, they may well reac...

Double Pug Switch Review: Pugging Hardcore (Switch)

Double Pug Switch will test your reflexes and precision, rewarding you with cute hats and silliness. Help Otis save the world from an army of cats in this challenging interdimensional platformer, where simple "one more turn" gameplay will k...

7 Good

Embracelet Review: Miracles Under The Midnight Sun (Switch)

If you're looking for some lighthearted adventure, a heartwarming story and some fun under the Midnight Sun, look no further than Embracelet - an indie coming of age story that brilliantly shines with its aesthetic and presentation. Machine...

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8 Ways To Make Money In No Man’s Sky

Having trouble making money in No Man's Sky? Try this handful of tips to help you along! Here you will find some of the most tried and true methods of reliably generating both Units and Nanites that can help you make ends meet from the star...

First Impressions: The Origins Update Takes No Man’s Sky to New Heights

Thinking about jumping on No Man's Sky after the new Origins update? Check out these first impressions from a veteran player! From new planet types to new lifeforms, Hello Games has gone with the kitchen sink approach on the latest iteratio...

Amnesia: The Dark Descent Is Now Open Source

Sweden's Frictional Games, the makers of SOMA, announced today that their 2010 title Amnesia: The Dark Descent will be available to use as an open source. The game’s source code is now available to use as you see fit. What does this mean? R...

Paradise Killer Review: A Magical Mystery (PC)

Paradise Killer is a whodunnit set in a gorgeous, yet weirdly nightmarish pocket reality. It's up to you to figure out who committed the crime to end all crimes! If you were wondering whether or not you should give this game a try, let this...

9.5 Amazing

Minoria Review: Hack ‘n’ Slash Hallelujah (Switch)

Switch owners rejoice - yet another masterfully crafted Metroidvania is upon us! Don the habit of Sister Semilla, a lady of the cloth who lets her sword do the talking. Join us as we sink our teeth into Minoria and destroy the heresy that c...

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Rumor: Ninja Gaiden Trilogy Could Be Headed for PS4 and Switch

Listings for unannounced games pop up once in a while, and this time the rumor involves a Ninja Gaiden Trilogy that has surfaced for Nintendo Switch and Sony's PS4 on a Hong Kong distributor's website. Koei Tecmo has not commented as yet, b...

6 Reasons Nintendo’s Online Service Is Disappointing

Nintendo's online service leaves a lot to be desired in 2020. Today we're exploring a few of those things that would make the Switch that much better. There are even some things that leave us scratching our heads - read on to find out more...

10 Counter Strike Beginner Tips To Give You An Edge

Counter Strike has a steep learning curve, so today we're giving you some beginner tips that will give you an edge as you climb the ladder to Global Elite. Read on for some general advice that may help even more experienced players gain an ...

Starport Delta Review: Strategically Sublime

Starport Delta is a RTS base-building sim set in deep space. If you have ever wanted to run your own space colony, this is your chance to make that dream a reality! Join us as we explore this unique title and put our resource management ski...

7.5 Good

All The Results From DreamHack, And What To Expect From ESL One Cologne

After recapping on some exciting Counter Strike over the weekend at DreamHack, it's time to look forward to ESL One Cologne 2020. Here you can find all the group fixtures, as well as some other news and trivia about the upcoming tournament....

What Is Happening With Digimon Survive?

What Is Happening With Digimon Survive?

Bandai Namco assured fans that Digimon Survive was on track for its 2020 release. With 2020 close to ending, it's starting to look like this isn't going to happen. In the absence of further communication from the publisher, a look at the in...

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How To Farm Nanites In No Man’s Sky: Desolation

Are you a lazy Traveller? Do you want to know how to farm Nanites with the least effort possible? Look no further; you're covered! Use this guide to help you learn a method to idly farm Nanites in No Man's Sky: Desolation while you are slee...