In the latest Punished Notes, I’ll discuss Death’s Door and Psychonauts 2 (two of the year’s best games so far), share a brief thought on the new No Man’s Sky content, dish the dirt on the latest trashy reality TV show, and more.
Author: Sam Martinelli
Skyward Sword is the worst great game ever made. Not even the Nintendo apologist in me can defend this game’s failings. And still, I love it.
As the world starts to rebound from a challenging year and change, here are ten backlog games that helped me get through quarantine.
Despite launching with a bevy of performance issues, Jedi: Fallen Order feels like a new game thanks to its next-gen update.
From Elden Ring to Breath of the Wild 2, we share our awards for best of E3 2021, as well as our overall thoughts on gaming’s biggest show.
RE8 isn’t just a solid survival horror game; it’s also a great Zelda-like. Here are the similarities between Resident Evil Village and Zelda.
Despite some tropes, the Titanfall 2 campaign manages to blend storytelling and gameplay in near perfect fashion. Here’s why it’s a classic.
We celebrate the life and legacy of Microsoft’s second console by chatting about our top Xbox 360 games, moments, and memories.
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion just turned 15 years old, which begs the question: Does Oblivion still hold up in 2021? No, but also yes.
In this edition of Punished Notes, I talk the genius of Bowser’s Fury, delve into The Medium’s stunning tech, and celebrate my washer/dryer.