Game Releases by Score

WE ARE DOOMED 201.

WE ARE DOOMED

Platform: PlayStation 4
April 14, 2015
We Are Doomed is a twin-stick shooter in which you zap polygon baddies with an absurdly overpowered laserbeam. The laserbeam can be charged into a SUPERBEAM, which goes all the way across the screen zapping everything it touches in short order. The game features a unique lo-fi aesthetic, with bold shapes, glitching geometry, and neon colours. [Vertex Pop]
Metascore:
61
User Score:
6.1
Batman: Arkham Knight - A Matter of Family 202.

Batman: Arkham Knight - A Matter of Family

Platform: PlayStation 4
July 14, 2015
When The Joker kidnaps Commissioner Gordon and holds him hostage at the Seagate Amusement Park, Batgirl and Robin will fight against the odds to save him and avoid falling prey to The Joker’s sinister plan. Trained by Batman, Batgirl’s combat combines with unrivaled hacking abilities to defeat enemies, control objects and solve puzzles.
Metascore:
61
User Score:
6.9
J-Stars Victory Vs+ 203.

J-Stars Victory Vs+

Platform: PlayStation 4
June 30, 2015
J-STARS Victory Vs+ invites fans and gamers to play with their favorite manga/anime characters and progress in the JUMP World through different environments recalling NARUTO, DRAGON BALL Z, ONE PIECE and other memorable moments.
Metascore:
61
User Score:
6.4
Schrodinger's Cat and the Raiders of the Lost Quark 204.

Schrodinger's Cat and the Raiders of the Lost Quark

Platform: PlayStation 4
May 12, 2015
Schrödinger’s Cat is a frantic, wacky and colourful puzzle-laden platform game. Following an emergency, the Particle Zoo is overrun with hungry leptons, sticky-fingered gluons and massive bosons. Schrödinger’s Cat must sort out this chaos.
Metascore:
61
User Score:
tbd
Slender: The Arrival 205.

Slender: The Arrival

Platform: PlayStation 4
March 24, 2015
Slender: The Arrival is the official continuation of Slender: The Eight Pages. A combined effort from the writers behind the Marble Hornets series and the development team at Blue Isle Studios, Slender: The Arrival features a brand new storyline and improved visuals.
Metascore:
60
User Score:
6.8
Deadpool 206.

Deadpool

Platform: PlayStation 4
November 17, 2015
Some of you may know me as the Merc with the Mouth. And it's time to get mouthy. Prepare to get Deadpooled. Couple things I'd like to get off my chest: I'm a mercenary for hire with an accelerated healing factor. I like to run my mouth. Some say I'm unstable but I'm very stable. (What about that time we beat the dude with his own arms?) (That doesn't count) And if you want to know what gets me going in the mornings, it's chimichangas! (Mmmmm Chimichangas) WHOA, I feel better now. All right. I'm gonna battle for the safety of humans (and bewbs!) and mutants. (and bewbs!) That's right, $#*! just got real!
Metascore:
60
User Score:
6.2
One Upon Light 207.

One Upon Light

Platform: PlayStation 4
October 13, 2015
One Upon Light tells the story of an individual’s journey through what appears to be a large abandoned science facility. You control the protagonist – a scientist – as he makes his way through the labyrinth of chambers and malfunctioning science equipment. He soon finds out that he is extremely averse to light: exposure to illumination results in excruciating pain, followed shortly by death. Through the course of the game, you will uncover the mysteries behind the facility’s current state. At the same time, the scientist will learn more about his extraordinary condition — and perhaps even himself. [SUTD Game Lab]
Metascore:
59
User Score:
tbd
Saint Seiya: Soldiers' Soul 208.

Saint Seiya: Soldiers' Soul

Platform: PlayStation 4
October 6, 2015
Follow the adventures of your favorite characters through all the chapters of the manga, from the Twelve Zodiac Temples to Hades dark kingdom. And for the first time ever, travel to the frozen land of Asgard to defeat Polaris Hilda and her mighty army of God Warriors.
Metascore:
59
User Score:
7.4
The Evil Within: The Executioner 209.

The Evil Within: The Executioner

Platform: PlayStation 4
May 25, 2015
Experience firsthand the powerful force that is The Keeper in The Evil Within: The Executioner. This third and final add-on for The Evil Within places players in a series of battle arenas all from the first-person perspective of The Keeper. Initially armed with The Keepers signature hammer, players will fight against a host of The Evil Withins iconic villains to earn new weapons and upgrades. Set in the Manor House of the Victoriano Estate, The Executioner features first-person melee combat combined with exploration and discovery as players unearth the story of a man forced to become The Keeper.
Metascore:
59
User Score:
6.4
NBA Live 16 210.

NBA Live 16

Platform: PlayStation 4
September 29, 2015
LIVE Pro-Am is a fast-paced way to Rise Together with your friends. Pro-Am features LIVE Run and Summer Circuit, two online multiplayer modes that let you compete on iconic indoor and outdoor courts across North America. Play 5-on-5 street ball in LIVE Run. Meet NBA greats on the courts that made them famous in Summer Circuit.
Metascore:
59
User Score:
6.1
Pillar 211.

Pillar

Platform: PlayStation 4
February 17, 2015
Lost in an intimate snowy town, a palette of individuals are in search of a mysterious artifact said to bring great knowledge and understanding. Lead each character through their quest in this collection of minigames, each with unique personalities and challenges... maybe their paths aren't so different after all. A Little Bit About Pillar: -A collection of minigames, each representing different personality traits (introversion, extroversion etc.) through gameplay mechanics. -Different people, different gameplay each part of the game will challenge you in a unique way. -Explore an intimate snowy town, beautifully hand-painted with attention to every detail. -A distinct soundtrack, composed hand-in-hand with the game's design, by the game's designer, to ensure a cohesive experience.
Metascore:
59
User Score:
6.6
Rack N Ruin 212.

Rack N Ruin

Platform: PlayStation 4
March 31, 2015
Rack N Ruin is a top-down, action adventure game melded with a classic shmup.
Metascore:
59
User Score:
6.6
Bladestorm: Nightmare 213.

Bladestorm: Nightmare

Platform: PlayStation 4
March 17, 2015
In Bladestorm: Nightmare the player is called to create a mercenary and accept missions which will advance the English or the French cause in the course of the Hundred Years War. The successful completion of these missions relies on a variety of elements which put the player’s fighting abilities, strategy, tactical and leadership skills to the test. The Mercenary does not ride to the field alone, but as the commander of an army unit selected to fit each individual situation as some missions are better fought with foot soldiers, others with lances, archers, light cavalry, or a combination of melee, ranged and mounted units.
Metascore:
58
User Score:
6.0
Goat Simulator 214.

Goat Simulator

Platform: PlayStation 4
August 11, 2015
Goat Simulator is the latest in goat simulation technology, bringing next-gen goat simulation to YOU. You no longer have to fantasize about being a goat, your dreams have finally come true.
Metascore:
58
User Score:
5.0
Omega Quintet 215.

Omega Quintet

Platform: PlayStation 4
April 28, 2015
In a world close to destruction, singing might be their only hope. Humanity's last hope rests in the music of the singing idols. Possessing weapons of sound, they have to fight evil and restore the world. The five girls must give the performance of a lifetime to stop this darkness from destroying the last of humanity. Music plays an integral role in the game's battle system, providing stat boosts and more during battle, and, as the manager of the idols, players will be able to build relationships with each group member known as "Verse Maidens".
Metascore:
58
User Score:
7.0
Zotrix 216.

Zotrix

Platform: PlayStation 4
December 8, 2015
A twin-stick space shooter that combines the retro look and feel of 80’s and 90’s arcade games with modern gameplay elements, customization, and depth. [UFO Interactive]
Metascore:
57
User Score:
3.7
Onechanbara Z2: Chaos 217.

Onechanbara Z2: Chaos

Platform: PlayStation 4
July 21, 2015
This installment in the Onechanbara sexy zombie slayer series ups the ante with 2 sets of buxom vampire sisters and over a dozen stages of high-octane real-time swordplay featuring hordes of zombies—not to mention novel methods of dispatching these undead opponents. Players will be pitted against the undead in various worldwide locations, with limbs and blood flying every which way by means of physical attacks and acrobatic maneuvers alike, occasionally transforming into a demon for short bursts of added power and speed at the cost of life energy. Each of the 4 members of this “Zombie Punitive Force” has her own unique abilities, and skillful play is rewarded with orbs that can be exchanged for upgraded weapons and outfits. For the first time in the series, players can enjoy the game with full English voice-acting or play through with the original Japanese performances. [Xseed]
Metascore:
57
User Score:
6.8
Far Cry 4: Escape from Durgesh Prison 218.

Far Cry 4: Escape from Durgesh Prison

Platform: PlayStation 4
January 13, 2015
With terrain spanning from lush forests to the snow-capped Himalayas, the entire world is alive…and deadly. Hidden in the towering Himalayas lies Kyrat, a country steeped in tradition and violence. You and a fellow captive have been rounded up and tortured in Yuma’s prison. Escape from the prison and survive the hostile lands of Pagan Min’s Kyrat.
Metascore:
56
User Score:
6.1
Toren 219.

Toren

Platform: PlayStation 4
May 12, 2015
Experience the mysterious world of Toren, the first adventure game from Brazilian indie developer Swordtales. You are Moonchild, destined to climb the tower (known as Toren) on a hauntingly solitary journey to find your purpose.
Metascore:
56
User Score:
5.4
Submerged 220.

Submerged

Platform: PlayStation 4
August 4, 2015
Submerged is a 3rd-person, combat-free game in which the gamer explores a mysterious, flooded city and discovers the beauty of desolation in vast outdoor environments. She takes on the role of Miku, a young girl who has brought her wounded brother to the city in their small fishing boat. [Uppercut Games]
Metascore:
56
User Score:
4.8
GUNS UP! 221.

GUNS UP!

Platform: PlayStation 4
December 5, 2015
In this side-scrolling strategy game, players take on the role of a General, managing resources and deploying the right combination of troops, land mines, air strikes, smoke screens, and sniper towers to topple their opponents’ bases. With Cross-Play, Generals can fine-tune their strategy against opponents with turn-based asynchronous gameplay across the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita systems.
Metascore:
54
User Score:
6.2
Farming Simulator 15 222.

Farming Simulator 15

Platform: PlayStation 4
May 19, 2015
Develop and manage your own farm across hundreds of acres of land offered by the new Nordic environment, and a renovated North American farm. Utilize and drive authentic machines and farming tools, from over 40 most famous manufacturers, including vehicles for the new activity in Farming Simulator 15: woodcutting.
Metascore:
54
User Score:
5.5
Bedlam: The Game by Christopher Brookmyre 223.

Bedlam: The Game by Christopher Brookmyre

Platform: PlayStation 4
October 13, 2015
The game is based on the novel of the same name by award-winning author, Christopher Brookmyre, and sees the player take on the role of protagonist Heather Quinn as she negotiates a variety of levels, all of which reference classic games and genres of years gone by.
Metascore:
53
User Score:
4.4
Minecraft: Story Mode - Episode 2: Assembly Required 224.

Minecraft: Story Mode - Episode 2: Assembly Required

Platform: PlayStation 4
October 27, 2015
Minecraft: Story Mode is like a playable TV show based on the Minecraft game, where YOU are the star, and your choices and actions decide how the story is told. You assume the role of Jesse, and you and your friends are thrown into an adventure to save the world. While visiting EnderCon, your crew stumbles on something dreadful. Terror is unleashed, and your only hope is to track down the “Order of the Stone”, a fabled group of adventurers who slew the legendary Ender Dragon. But where are they? In a race against time, you will travel across the over-world, through the Nether, to The End, and beyond. [Telltale Games]
Metascore:
53
User Score:
4.7
Beyond Eyes 225.

Beyond Eyes

Platform: PlayStation 4
September 8, 2015
Beyond Eyes is a modern fairy tale about finding courage and friendship as you carefully guide young Rae on a life changing journey, uncovering an incredible world, step by step. Blinded as a young child, and reluctant to leave the protection of her family home, Raes world is once more shattered as Nani, her pet cat, goes missing. Summoning up all the courage she can muster, Rae learns to face her fears and ventures out into the world, to find her best friend.
Metascore:
52
User Score:
4.8
Risen 3: Titan Lords - Enhanced Edition 226.

Risen 3: Titan Lords - Enhanced Edition

Platform: PlayStation 4
August 21, 2015
The Enhanced Edition offers a graphical quality level comparable with the "Ultra" settings on the original PC release of Risen 3: Titan Lords and surpasses the originals visuals in a number of areas.
Metascore:
51
User Score:
5.2
I Am Bread 227.

I Am Bread

Platform: PlayStation 4
August 25, 2015
The story of a solitary slice of bread's epic and emotional journey as it embarks upon a quest to become toasted.
Metascore:
51
User Score:
4.8
Red Goddess: Inner World 228.

Red Goddess: Inner World

Platform: PlayStation 4
June 30, 2015
A Metroidvania with an epic journey that features mystical-fantasy storytelling in a universe filled with symbolism. [Yanim Studio]
Metascore:
49
User Score:
7.1
Primal Carnage: Extinction 229.

Primal Carnage: Extinction

Platform: PlayStation 4
October 20, 2015
Primal Carnage: Extinction is a class-based online multiplayer shooter featuring humans versus dinosaurs.
Metascore:
46
User Score:
6.1
Project Root 230.

Project Root

Platform: PlayStation 4
April 28, 2015
Ending Demetrio Watts is in the hands of a group of unknowns. Depends on Arcturus. The classic choot-em-'up scenario.
Metascore:
45
User Score:
5.6
Infinity Runner 231.

Infinity Runner

Platform: PlayStation 4
April 21, 2015
The Infinity is the grandest spaceship ever built by mankind; thrust into the void of space to secure humanity a new home among the stars. However, instead of discovering paradise, the inhabitants of The Infinity unlocked the door to a long-forgotten nightmare.
Metascore:
45
User Score:
5.5
Q*bert: Rebooted 232.

Q*bert: Rebooted

Platform: PlayStation 4
February 17, 2015
Q*bert is Back @!?@! One of the most critically acclaimed and commercially successful arcade games of the 1980s is back in its classic pixel perfect 2D form, and a re-imagined Rebooted version with state of the art 3D game-play and graphics that remain faithful to the original concept. Now optimized for PS3, PS4 and 'PS VITA', both versions are exciting twitch games requiring keen puzzle solving skills and logic First introduced in 1982 by Gottlieb, Q*bert was critically-acclaimed and went on to become one of the most successful arcade game of all time (behind Pac-Man and Donkey Kong). It inspired home versions of cabinets, a variety of Q*bert merchandise, numerous copycat games and even an animated TV series. Q*bert Classic stays true to the original in all its jagged 2D pixel art glory, now optimized for PS3, PS4 and PS VITA. As the title grawlix spewing character, players jump around an isometric cube pyramid and convert each blocks color while avoiding familiar adversaries Coily, Ugg, Slick, Sam, Wrong Way and Red Ball. Levels become progressively harder with more enemies blocking your path and the tiles requiring multiple jumps to change to the required color. Q*bert Rebooted takes the arcade classic and catapults it into the 21st century 3D game play that takes full advantage of todays technologies yet remains faithful to the original Q*bert. Featuring hexagonal blocks instead of squares, Q*bert Rebooted introduces new enemies, playable characters, power-ups, traps, gem collecting, multiple characters, downloadable content and new ways to play. -Level Select replay all previously unlocked levels and track progress against friends -New Playable Characters introducing Q*zard, Q*bertha, Q*bot, Q*zilla, Q*tee, Q*knight and Q*nicorn, all based on the original Q*bert form -3 New Enemies the classic cast of adversaries are joined by new enemies Homer, Uppercut and Treasure Chest
Metascore:
44
User Score:
4.9
Calvino Noir 233.

Calvino Noir

Platform: PlayStation 4
August 25, 2015
The film noir stealth game. Calvino Noir is the exploratory, sneaking adventure through the 1930s European criminal underworld. Architecture meets Noir as you become unwillingly entangled in a revolutionist plot. Inspired by the futuristic dystopian visions of Deus Ex and Blade Runner. Play as a disparate group of last-chancers as they fight for the future of a city sliding slowly into the gutter. Some are broken souls, some are merely damaged - all are fighting to forge a future in an ugly world ruled by those whose hearts are cruel and dark. - Seven levels split across three acts. - Fully voiced, rich mystery plot. - Stunning visual style inspired by classic film noir cinema. - Explore a richly detailed and atmospheric world. - Coordinate multiple unique characters with a range of skills. - Use stealth or brute force to face those that stand in your way.
Metascore:
44
User Score:
7.1
MX vs. ATV Supercross Encore 234.

MX vs. ATV Supercross Encore

Platform: PlayStation 4
October 27, 2015
Rip, jump and scrub your way to victory with over 35 tracks in this vastly extended version. Only the Encore edition features the brand new Rhythm Racing mode, extra outdoor Nationals tracks, and exclusive Waypoint races in open world maps.
Metascore:
42
User Score:
4.2
Godzilla 235.

Godzilla

Platform: PlayStation 4
July 14, 2015
Developed by Japanese videogame studio NATSUME ATARI, GODZILLA places players in control of one of the most famous and destructive monsters in entertainment history. As Godzilla players will trample and lay waste to cities and environments with the goal of taking out each area’s Energy Generator while collecting as much G-Energy as possible. The G-Energy can then be used to power-up Godzilla, increasing both his physical size as well as his offensive and defensive skills. The game will also allow players to utilize a dynamic Movie-Style Camera Angle System, delivering the most epic camera angles from which to destroy both a multitude of locations as well as classic enemies such as Mothra, King Ghidorah, and Mechagodzilla.
Metascore:
38
User Score:
3.3
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 236.

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5

Platform: PlayStation 4
September 29, 2015
THPS 5 offers a new take on combo-driven skateboarding, the most advanced Pro Skater online multiplayer experience in a Tony Hawk game, and a state-of-the-art skatepark builder. Ride, build, and repeat.
Metascore:
32
User Score:
1.5
Afro Samurai 2: Revenge of Kuma Volume One 237.

Afro Samurai 2: Revenge of Kuma Volume One

Platform: PlayStation 4
September 22, 2015
Head out on a journey of redemption, driven by bitter-sweet revenge. The saga of Afro Samurai continues but this time follows the path of Kuma, one of Afro’s closest childhood friends.
Metascore:
21
User Score:
2.8
Coming Soon
  1. Cyberpunk 2077

  2. Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin

    • Release Date: Nov 10, 2020
    • Rating: T
    • Platform: PS4
  3. Pacer

    • Release Date: Oct 29, 2020
    • Platform: PS4
Highs and Lows
Highest of the Month
  1. 85

    Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time

  2. 83

    Amnesia: Rebirth

  3. 83

    Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time

  4. 83

    Disc Room

  5. 82

    Ys Origin

    • Release Date: Oct 1, 2020
    • Rating: T
    • User Score: 8.5
    • Platform: Switch
Lowest of the Month
  1. 39

    Remothered: Broken Porcelain

    • Release Date: Oct 13, 2020
    • Rating: M
    • User Score: 5.6
    • Platform: PC
  2. 48

    Cloudpunk

    • Release Date: Oct 15, 2020
    • Rating: M
    • User Score: 2.3
    • Platform: Switch
  3. 53

    G.I. Joe: Operation Blackout

    • Release Date: Oct 13, 2020
    • Rating: T
    • User Score: 5.7
    • Platform: PS4
  4. 59

    Space Crew

    • Release Date: Oct 15, 2020
    • User Score: tbd
    • Platform: PC
  5. 59

    Zoids Wild: Blast Unleashed

    • Release Date: Oct 16, 2020
    • Rating: E10+
    • User Score: tbd
    • Platform: Switch