Jeff Marchiafava


48 games reviewed
70.5 average score
75 median score
35.4% of games recommended

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7.5 / 10.0 - The Sinking City
Jun 28, 2019

The Sinking City succeeds at creating a memorable world and twisting narrative that pulls players beyond its mediocre gameplay

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Some of Borderlands 2's gameplay and humor feels understandably dated, but the core loop remains satisfying

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Apr 12, 2019

Operencia offers a consistently entertaining blend of combat and puzzle-solving from beginning to end

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7 / 10.0 - Far Cry: New Dawn
Feb 14, 2019

Superficial shakeups leave New Dawn feeling familiar to a fault for longtime Far Cry fans, but the gunplay is still satisfying

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Jan 15, 2019

Last Year's core gameplay is solid, but the thrills are short-lived due to a lack of content

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8 / 10.0 - Just Cause 4
Dec 11, 2018

Few games serve up more nonstop action and destructive freedom than Just Cause 4

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Dec 5, 2018

Mutant Year Zero builds on some promising ideas but comes crashing down hard on an unsatisfying cliffhanger ending

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8 / 10.0 - Hitman 2
Nov 9, 2018

The Hitman formula still demands extraordinary patience and a fondness for replaying the same levels, but fans of 2016's reboot will find plenty to love

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8 / 10.0 - Phantom Doctrine
Aug 17, 2018

Phantom Doctrine demands the patience and calculation of a cold-blooded assassin, but the methodical style of play is rewarding

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Donkey Kong Adventure offers up more turn-based entertainment, but its timing and standalone nature limit its appeal

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6 / 10.0 - House Flipper
Jun 9, 2018

Flipping your first few houses is fun, but the game doesn't have the scope or flexibility to stay interesting for long

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Feb 28, 2018

Kingdom Come serves up an intriguing personal story and a detailed world worth exploring. However, on a technical level, the game is broken

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The Frozen Wilds offers a new and condensed mystery that hits most of the same notes players loved about the main game

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8 / 10.0 - Pinball FX3
Nov 2, 2017

Pinball FX 3 provides some new ways to enjoy your pinball collection, even if your rivalries are a bit more buried

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8 / 10.0 - Hidden Agenda
Oct 24, 2017

Hidden Agenda doesn't live up to Supermassive's interactive take on the teen slasher genre, but still weaves a suspenseful mystery worth more than one playthrough

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Aug 28, 2017

While Kingdom Battle's puzzles won't win any awards, the robust selection of challenging tactical battles entertains from beginning to end

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Jun 2, 2017

The cat-and-mouse gameplay is exciting and captures classic horror-movie moments – when the game actually works, which isn't often enough

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7 / 10.0 - Puyo Puyo Tetris
Apr 24, 2017

The classic Tetris and Puyo Puyo action is enjoyable, but the new modes are letdowns

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5 / 10.0 - Drawn To Death
Apr 7, 2017

The barebones arena action offers too few thrills. If the distracting visuals don't turn you off, the sophomoric humor and constant barrage of insults will

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4 / 10.0 - 1-2-Switch
Mar 2, 2017

1-2-Switch belongs in a mall kiosk with a 10-minute play limit – though most potential customers would probably walk away empty-handed long before then

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