Nintendo to Indies: “Hold My Energy Tank” – Metroid Dread Review (Nintendo Switch)

It goes without saying that the Metroid franchise is a staple series in my personal playbook of favorite game series or franchises of all time. Super Metroid is one of my personal favorite games ever made, and in my own … Read More

A Simple Elegance – Kena: Bridge of Spirits Review (PS5)

Occasionally a video game comes along that solidifies and cements our personal reasons on why we play video games. Sometimes it’s a triple A blockbuster with big budget production values and sometimes It’s a simple indie darling with a small … Read More

Resplendently Revisited – Nier Replicant Review (PS4)

The Nier series is one of those rare instances where a series is both a cult classic and a fevered cause of hype and amazement. This happens because those of us within the Yoko Taro fan club will adamantly remind … Read More

Riding Back and Forth With Nowhere to Go – Outriders Review (PlayStation 5/PC)

I’m very certain that somewhere, somehow a pitch meeting of a video game developer to a company for a game that included a little bit of Destiny, a dash of Diablo and Borderlands and the gameplay of Gears of War … Read More

Wake Up, Samurai – Ghost of Tsushima Review

I’m aware that the review title is a line that Keanu Reeves as character Johnny Silverhands says in Cyberpunk 2077 (another highly anticipated game by us here at DEE CORe), but given the nature of Ghost of Tsushima and what … Read More