PS5 Reviews

Death Stranding Director's Cut Review: An Eccentric Masterpiece Perfected (PS5) cover.

Death Stranding Director’s Cut Review: An Eccentric Masterpiece Perfected

As this review reveals, Death Stranding Director's Cut takes the original game and shines it until it glistens. Ported to the next generation, it looks and feels better than ever. This is the best way to experience Kojima's magnum opus. Death Strand...

9 Amazing

Ghost of Tsushima Iki Island Expansion Review: More of What You Love (PS5)

Part of Ghost of Tsushima's new Director's Cut, the Iki Island expansion brings a nuanced add-on to the original blockbuster samurai tale. While Jin is forced to face the demons of his past, Iki Island offers plenty of extras in exploration, enhanced...

9 Amazing
Life is Strange: True Colors Review: An Emotional Epic (PS5)

Life is Strange: True Colors Review: An Emotional Epic (PS5)

Life is Strange: True Colors is a culmination of all the little things the previous games in the series have gotten right, with a fat slice of innovation added on top. For series veterans, the game is not to be missed. For those who have yet to touch...

8.5 Great
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Neptunia ReVerse Review: Stuck in the Past

Hyperdimension Neptunia is celebrating its 10th anniversary! The CPU's make their PS5 debuts in Neptunia ReVerse, a remake of the 2014 Vita remake. With new hardware and functionality, this is the series' chance to make a big impression heading into ...

6 Fair
Mighty Goose Review: Peace Was Never an Option (PS5)

Mighty Goose Review: Peace Was Never an Option (PS5)

Blastmode explode onto the scene with this run and gun title inspired by the acclaimed Metal Slug series. This Patreon backed project like its titular protagonist has teeth, showcasing incredible gameplay, insane bosses and a head banging soundtrack ...

8.5 Great

Alba: A Wildlife Adventure Review: Charming and Cozy Experience (PS5)

Explore a beautiful island filled with flora and fauna as a young girl in Alba: A Wildlife Adventure. Discover different animals, clean up the island and save the wildlife reserve from being overtaken by a 5-star hotel. This cozy game is a must-play ...

8 Great
Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart Review: Explosively Charming

Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart Review: Explosively Charming

Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart is the latest installment in the long-running franchise, but how does it stand? It is the first PS5 exclusive for the franchise and one of the few in general since the console's launch; it has a lot to prove to gamers and ...

9 Amazing
Chivalry 2 Review - On the Edge of Glory (PS5)

Chivalry 2 Review: On the Edge of Glory (PS5)

Whether you're slicing off heads as a valiant knight or picking off clueless squires as an archer, Chivalry 2 has it all. This medieval multiplayer slasher has hours of gory and epic fun, with a dash of silliness. The coming months will decide if the...

7.2 Good

AERIAL_KNIGHT’S NEVER YIELD Review: Colour My Life With the Chaos of Trouble (PS5)

Solo developer 'Aerial_Knight' explodes onto the scene both literally and figuratively. This unique 3D side-scroller places the player as a superhuman youngster thrust into a world of chaos, colour and a killer soundtrack to boot. The game kicks majo...

7.5 Good
Wreckfest Review: If You Can’t Beat ‘Em, Wreck ‘Em (PS5) cover.

Wreckfest Review: If You Can’t Beat ‘Em, Wreck ‘Em (PS5)

Wreckfest, an intense vehicular combat game by Bugbear, has leapt into the next-gen with its PS5 upgrade. Newcomers will certainly enjoy the mayhem and chaos it brings to derby racing. However, those who are already familiar with the game might wish ...

7 Good
Resident Evil Village Review: A Hairy and Sexy Crowd-Pleaser (PS5)

Resident Evil Village Review: A Hairy and Sexy Crowd-Pleaser (PS5)

Resident Evil has been on a hot streak with 7 and the remakes of the second and third games. Village is out now, and the bar is set mighty high. With the franchise having a wide range that it offers its fans, from more action-oriented entries to more...

8 Great
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Returnal Review: Death Becomes Her

Housemarque's hotly anticipated roguelite is finally here, with the promise of horror and intrigue, but does it live up to the hype? This Returnal review will explore the high-highs and low-lows of PlayStation's latest hyped exclusive. Describing Ret...

8 Great
DARQ: Complete Edition Review: Not So Sweet Dreams (PS5)

DARQ: Complete Edition Review: Not So Sweet Dreams (PS5)

DARQ is a unique combination of short, succinct puzzles taking place over the backdrop of a David Lynch movie. Follow the story of Lloyd, a malnourished man attempting to escape his mind-bending dreams. The 2019 hit returns, with this triumphant comp...

7 Good
Sir Lovelot Review: A Bit-Sized Adventure ps5

Sir Lovelot Review: A Bite-Sized Adventure (PS5)

Sir Lovelot is the next entry in the tough 2D platformer craze, following in the footsteps of Super Meat Boy and Celeste. Set out on a cartoony adventure to save the princesses across the land. However, does it do enough to stand out from the crowd? ...

7.5 Good

Mortal Shell: Enhanced Edition Review: A Dark and Dangerous Journey (PS5)

Mortal Shell: Enhanced Edition is a beautifully updated version of last year's innovative Soulslike. The deadly world and enemies of Fallgrim are looking to take you down. Choose your shell of choice and roll towards this grim and twisted fantasy. Mo...

7.8 Good

Maquette Review: An Enchanting Dissection of Love (PS5)

The Unfinished Swan meets Marriage Story in this debut game for Graceful Decay, as the developer explores the highs and lows of being in love in this brilliant puzzle game based around resizing objects in a scale model of a couple's relationship. Re...

8.5 Great
Hitman 3 review - Disconnected Brilliance (PS5)

Hitman 3 Review: Disconnected Brilliance (PS5)

Agent 47 returns for the third and final entry in The World of Assassination trilogy. Hitman 3 serves up some of the most satisfying stealth gameplay around, but does it get enough right to be considered the best in the Franchise? Find that out and m...

8.5 Great
Cyberpunk 2077 Review Futuristic Hyperactive Action Packed Fun (PS5) Cover

Cyberpunk 2077 Review: Futuristic Hyperactive Action Packed Fun (PS5)

After years of anticipation, Cyberpunk 2077 has arrived. Offering a slew of missions, activities, and lore to explore within the breathtaking atmosphere of Night City. If you are a next-gen owner, you are lucky to experience this vast open world with...

8.7 Great
The Pathless Review: A Breath of Fresh Air (PS5)

The Pathless Review: A Breath of Fresh Air (PS5)

Is The Pathless worth picking up alongside your PlayStation 5? From the creators of Abzu, The Pathless is a captivating open-world exploration game with unique movement mechanics, but don't expect a Zelda killer. Oh, and I hope you like puzzles, beca...

7.5 Good
Planet Coaster: Console Edition Review: All Ups And No Downs (PS5)

Planet Coaster: Console Edition Review: All Ups And No Downs (PS5)

Planet Coaster launched back in 2016 on PC to amazing reviews. Management games are foreign to consoles; controllers can be cumbersome with the reliance on menus in the genre. Finally released on console, does Planet Coaster: Console Edition implemen...

9 Amazing
Sackboy: A Big Adventure Review: A Crafty Journey (PS5)

Sackboy: A Big Adventure Review: A Crafty Journey (PS5)

I'm very happy to see Sackboy back in action with Sackboy: A Big Adventure, and what better way than a PS5 launch title that plenty of gamers will play. Few modern PlayStation mascots hold a candle to this loveable ball of yarn. On their second attem...

8.5 Great
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Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales Review: A New Hero Emerges

A new Spider-Man emerges within the heart of New York. Miles Morales is tasked with protecting the city as it leads him down a path of responsibility and finding a balance between superhero and wholesome teenager. As a launch title for PlayStation 5,...

9 Amazing
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Astro’s Playroom Review: A Touch of Magic

Astro’s Playroom serves as a stellar introduction to the PlayStation 5, working both as a persuasive proof of concept of the DualSense controller as well as an engaging 3D platformer. The fact that it’s also the most endearing celebration of Sony’s h...

8.5 Great