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‘Yoshi’s Woolly World’ warms your heart

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

October 21, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Rarely is a game so sweet it makes your gums sore.As the title suggests, "Yoshi’s Woolly World" takes place in an environment completely constructed with yarn. While not an entirely new aesthetic, as the same developer also did "Kirb...

‘Tony Hawk’ flips players the bird

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

October 5, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Tony Hawk has fallen and should not get up.The Tony Hawk franchise used to be a pinnacle of gaming. Teens could not wait to get the latest game on their PlayStation, Nintendo 64, or even the Dreamcast, and fulfill their half-pip...

‘Mad Max’ leads players down a road of fury

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

September 7, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Max is not the only one who’s mad.'Mad Max: Fury Road' was the best film of the summer, unfortunately, its video game counterpart is almost as barren as the Wasteland it calls home.Set in an alternate universe outside of the f...

How to try (and fail) surviving ‘Until Dawn’

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

September 2, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Butterflies are usually pretty little bugs decorating little girls’ rooms.However, “Until Dawn” makes butterflies the most terrifying insect in the animal kingdom. Not literal butterflies, but rather the butterfly effec...

‘Titan Souls’ shoots to thrill

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

May 5, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

At least David brought several stones to take out Goliath with his slingshot.  The nameless hero of "Titan Souls" carries only a single arrow.  “Titan Souls” is a ghost of video games past. The top-down, 2-D game looks simil...

‘Aaru’ should have never been awakened

By Austin Miller, @AMiller_DE

April 14, 2015

Filed under Pulse, Video Game Reviews

Sleeping is one of the highlights of my day. The first thought in my head upon waking up is “When do I get to do that again?”It would have been best to let “Aaru’s Awakening” stay asleep.The game is a 2D platformer whe...

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