Category Archive: Quick Shaves

Sep 04 2014

Quickshaves: Metro 2033 Redux

Turns out it’s worth getting your metro ticket stamped a second time.

Aug 12 2014

Quick Shaves: Disgaea 4: A Promise Revisited

Just as I was thinking I could use a good reason to dust off my VITA, NIS goes and gives me one with Disgaea 4: A Promise Revisited. As you may have guessed Revisited is a port of the PS3 version of Disgaea 4, but as was the case with Disgaea 3’s VITA port, a fair …

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Nov 26 2013

Quick Shaves: Rainbow Moon (VITA Version)

Sometimes all it takes to go from bad to good is a change of venue.

Jul 22 2013

Quick Shaves: Kung Fu Rabbit (PSVITA)

Basically an off-brand Rabbids platformer, which honestly sounds like an okay idea.

Mar 07 2013

Quick Shave: Brutal Legend (PC)

You know to look back on it, Brutal Legend is in many ways the game that defined Double Fine and the way they make games. The ideas of focusing on an under utilized by the gaming industry but nonetheless loved facet of culture (such as Heavy Metal, Halloween, or the works of Charles Dickens) and then …

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Jan 02 2013

Quickshaves: Oddworld Stranger’s Wrath (PSVITA)

I used to lament the fact that Oddworld: Stranger’s Wrath was so underloved and under released, now there are three separate devices sitting on my desk right now that can play definitive HD versions of it; say what you want about J.A.W. and Oddworld Inhabitants but they are thorough at the very least. As for why this …

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Dec 03 2012

Quick Shaves: Marvel Civil War Pinball Table

As many of you may know I am quite a fan of both pinball and comics, as such Zen’s recent offerings have been right up my alley. Of course like many comic fans I am quite opinionated when it comes to what I think of the current canon. In my opinion Civil War was of …

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Nov 21 2012

Quick Shaves: Alien Breed (PS Mobile)

Oh mobile games, such promise yet such shortfalls, whatever shall we do with you. Hell we’ve even gotten to the point where venerated PC classics can be released on your platform yet there’s always something off about them. In this case it’s simply a matter of feeling unnecessary. While I’m sure many have some really strong …

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Oct 18 2012

Quick Shaves: SunFlowers

And a new feature type appears, the Quick Shave, because as the line between big games and small games becomes thinner and thinner we need to expand how we review things. In the past we never reviewed smaller iOS type games and with good reason as they generally didn’t require explanation, they’re dead simple and …

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