Frustrating controls, a bland world, and various technical issues stop Just Cause 3 from being the mindless action classic it clearly wants to be.
Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam does everything you would expect it to do, and is all the better for it.
Football Manager 2016 is complete misery, heartache, and bouts of pure anger – directed at a bunch of numbers. But I love it.
Thrills initially, but soon reveals itself to be rather limited.
A tremendous experience that manages to continually improve upon itself with each passing hour.
Crystal Dynamics has made a game that expertly rekindles memories of the series' triumphant past and yet still feels incredibly modern. A captivating romp that should cement Lara as a modern icon.
Campaign is dull and forgettable, but multiplayer is great fun and Zombies has had some real effort poured into it.
Slow, boring, and rarely challenging, Need For Speed is a serious misstep.
In theory it sounds terrible, but Guitar Hero: Live's approximation of old-school music TV programming, coupled with the excellent hardware, makes it a winner.
A by-the-numbers remaster, and one that would've benefited from a bit more love. For those who just wanted to see what all the fuss was about on their Xbox One or PS4, however, it suffices.