What’s Good? Week of 8/9/17

Real Talk By: KJ

Hey people, we love hearing from you.  Come hangout with us! Inside our Discord server, you’ll find general discussions about everything awesome in the gaming universe:

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Ninja Theory’s PS4/PC title Hellblade is here.  Wes’ review is almost complete.  He’s been having some major issues with it thus far.  Have you purchased the game yet?  We keep hearing mixed thoughts concerning this Norse Mythology-based title.

Here’s an Old Goodie.  To Celebrate The Xbox One Backwards Compatibility of Toe Jam and Earl, let’s check out Ms. Throwback’s Review of SEGA’s classic duo.

What’s Good? Our Play Legit Picks are Highlighted.

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What’s Good? Week of 8/2/17

Real Talk By: KJ

The community has expanded a bit. We’ve opened a Discord line. You’ll find sections dedicated to every current gaming platform.  Those looking to play Splatoon 2 with easy communication, come kick it with us. There are general discussions about everything awesome in the realm of gaming.

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Aztez has been an indie game on our radar for quite some time.  It combines strategy with hack and slash.  So it’s a hybrid of-sorts, with an art direction that immediately leaves an impression.  This is out on PC, but Console Versions (Including Switch) are on the way.  Let’s dive in:

What’s Good? Our Play Legit Picks are Highlighted.

  • PS4: Patapon Remastered, Shadow Tactics: Blades of The Shogun, The Long Dark
  • PSVR: Dino Frontier, Castlestorm VR
  • Xbox One: Race Arcade, Shadow Tactics: Blades of The Shogun, Tacoma, The Way
  • Switch: Blaster Master Zero: Shovel Knight Add-on, Puzzle Adventure Blockle, Slime-San, Strikers 1945, Retro City Rampage DX
  • PC: Aztez, Tacoma
  • Oculus: Tiny Town

At The Movies: It’s Time for The Dark Tower to emerge. Idris Elba stars in the Book-to-Film Adaptation.  Fingers crossed.  Hopefully it’s a good one.  Let us know what you think. Seeing this one?

@PlayLegit.Net:

  • KJ’s Namco Museum (Switch) Review This Week
  • Mission 3 Audio Encore Every Friday
  • Zombie Zac’s Splatoon 2 Review is Out Now!
  • Ms. Throwback’s Horizon Zero Dawn Review is Out Now!

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-KJ

Tumbleseed [Switch] Review: You See Me Rollin’

Real Talk By: Zombie Zac

My recommendation of Tumbleseed comes with a warning: It takes work to like this game. But aren’t games supposed to be a reprieve from work? Yes, ideally games will whisk you away, help you de-stress and administer a steady shot of dopamine straight to the brain. That delicious feeling of reward is there, but only after much determination to master the controls. Continue reading “Tumbleseed [Switch] Review: You See Me Rollin’”

Yooka-Laylee Review: Retro Duo

Real Talk By: Haggy

Brought to us by Playtonic Games and Team 17, Yooka-Laylee is the spiritual successor to Banjo-Kazooie.  When I say spiritual successor, it might as well be the direct sequel.  It’s made by many of the same individuals.  Is it basically just a modern remastering/touch-up of old games, or do we have something fresh?
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Top Health Items In Gaming

Real Talk By: Ms. Throwback

There is one thing you learn about any game that is essential to survival.  Above all else is the ability to maintain your health status.  While some games in today’s age have a regenerating bar, other games have taken a boss level approach to the world of health status.  Back in my day, the regenerating bar didn’t exist.  Gaming’s best replenishers had to be unlocked.  They hid in the deepest darkest realms of human imagination and that is why today, we break down gaming’s Top Health Items. Continue reading “Top Health Items In Gaming”