A Hole New World Review

A Hole New World Review

NES Hard Gets NES Harder Many developers aspire to ‘NES Hard’ – that familiar brutality that many grew up with.  A Hole New World definitely falls into that category, but with the added twist of having to play some segments upside-down. Demons and monsters have...
Perception Review

Perception Review

Are You Afraid Of The Dark? Being a blind woman in a haunted house should be terrifying. That darkness won’t go away just because you shine a flashlight on something. You are hopelessly mired in murk, only able to tell what is around you by the hot breath on the back...
Brawlout Early Access Review

Brawlout Early Access Review

No Tripping Required So independent Smash games are going to continue to be a thing, eh? I am cool with that. Coming to Early Access seemingly right after Rivals of Aether came out of it, Brawlout is the newest game in that same mold. It is a Smash Bros-type game (aka...
The Surge Review

The Surge Review

No Darkness, No Soul While even the worst games in FromSoftware’s Souls series are pretty good, it would be an understatement to say that most of them are not technical masterpieces. These game were meticulously planned, down to the last detail, to work under...
Where is our review for The Surge?

Where is our review for The Surge?

We were never going to have a review for The Surge ready on embargo. While all of us here at Steam Shovelers do our best to tell you about as many great (and not so great) games as possible, we are still a small site with limited resources. Even in the best of times,...