The Roundup: Pokémon Sword And Shield Reviewed, Death Stranding Explained, Halo 2’s Groundbreaking Legacy Remembered, Outer Worlds’ Pavrati, And More!

By Matt Gerardi Welcome back to The Roundup, the New York Videogame Critics Circle’s weekly look at our members’ writing and news from around the world of videogames. This week, critics celebrate the biggest Pokémon yet and the 15th anniversary of Halo 2’s industry-changing innovations. Plus, the world of Death Stranding gets explained and one…

The Roundup: Hating War But Loving Call Of Duty, Afterparty’s Devilish Nightlife, Red Dead 2’s Messy PC Launch, A Gross Wendy’s RPG, FIFA Corruption, And More

By Matt Gerardi Welcome back to The Roundup, the New York Videogame Critics Circle’s weekly look at our members’ writing and news from around the world of videogames. This week, our critics drink with the devil in Afterparty, wrestle with their hate of war and their enjoyment of Call of Duty, and try to play…

The Roundup: The Outer Worlds Comforts But Doesn’t Revolutionize, Switch Ports Deserve Love, Reggie Debuts At Cornell, Jon Batiste’s Game Music, Sayonara, & More!

By Matt Gerardi Welcome back to The Roundup, the New York Videogame Critics Circle’s weekly look at our members’ writing and news from around the world of videogames. This week, our critics fall into the familiar embrace of The Outer Worlds, work up a sweat with Ring Fit Adventure, share their love of Switch ports,…

The Roundup: Facebook’s VR Future, Street Fighter Goes To The Olympics, Breakpoint Disappoints, Big Blizzard Backlash, PS5 Details, Launcher And More!

By Matt Gerardi Welcome back to The Roundup, the New York Videogame Critics Circle’s weekly look at our members’ writing and news from around the world of videogames. This week, our critics report in from big events with looks ahead at potential futures for VR and esports. Plus, a Smash Bros. veteran finally gets his…