All Articles by Paul Acevedo | Windows Central

All Articles by Paul Acevedo

Agents of Mayhem for Xbox One review: The next best thing to an open-world G.I. Joe game

Agents of Mayhem is a spin-off of the Saints Row series featuring a Saturday morning cartoon-style story, on-the-fly character swapping, and 12 distinct playable characters. Read on to learn how well it scratches the open-world itch.

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Watch and win as we stream the word game/RPG Letter Quest Remastered tonight on Mixer [Ended]

Tonight on Mixer, we played Letter Quest Remastered, the stellar word game/RPG from Bacon Bandit and Digerati. Read on for quick impressions and contest winners.

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Command hordes of vicious rat-men in Total War Warhammer II

Sega recently revealed the Skaven, vile rat-men, as the fourth playable race in upcoming PC strategy game Total War: Warhammer II. We got to play the first hour of the Skaven campaign to learn what these vicious rodents bring to Total War!

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Sonic Mania for Xbox One review: Best Sonic game in years is a brilliant return to 2D

After several years away, Sonic is finally back on Xbox with Sonic Mania, a brand new 2D platformer in the style of the Sega Genesis games. It's an excellent game and a reminder of why so many people fell in love with Sonic in the first place.

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Watch and win as we livestream Marvel Puzzle Quest: Dark Reign tonight on Mixer [Ended]

Tonight on Mixer, we played Marvel Puzzle Quest: Dark Reign, the superhero-themed puzzle game from D3. Matching gems and battling supervillains doesn't get much better than this! Read on for quick impressions and contest winners.

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Total War: Warhammer Norsca DLC is packed with vicious Vikings and ruthless trolls

Total War: Warhammer is a real-time strategy game in which massive armies clash in the Warhammer fantasy world. The new Norsca DLC adds two playable races to both the current game and the upcoming sequel. Here are our first impressions.

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Fortnite Gathering Xbox guide: Tips and tricks for gather materials faster, easier, and better

While Fortnite features plenty of shooting, building forts and traps plays a big role, too. To do that, you need to gather lots of resources and supplies. This guide will help you gather more materials faster so you can get back to the action!

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The Way for Xbox One review: Journey to another world to save your lost love

The Way is a science-fiction platforming adventure for Xbox. Hearkening back to classic platforming adventures like Another World, it tells an intriguing tale of a man who'll go to the end of the universe (and beyond) to restore his lost love.

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Fortnite Survivors guide: How to find Survivors and build Survivor Squads

Fortnite is a multiplayer action-building game from Epic. One of your objectives in Fortnite is to rescue human survivors. Rescuing as many survivors as possible is important, as is knowing what to do once you've got them. We're here to help!

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Watch and win as we livestream online battle game Gigantic tonight on Mixer [Ended]

Tonight on Mixer, we played Gigantic, the colorful online battle game for Xbox One and Windows 10. Read on for quick impressions and contest winners.

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Moon Hunters for Xbox One review: A multiplayer RPG that lets you choose your own adventure

Most role-playing games tell a single story, stretched across dozens. Moon Hunters lets you tell your own story by making lots of choices, with numerous possible outcomes. You can even play with up to four players, creating a unique group tale.

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Marvel Heroes Omega Black Cat character guide: Moves, tips, and more

The latest DLC character for Marvel Heroes Omega, the free to play superhero MMO for Xbox One, is the Black Cat – a dark-suited female thief and occasional love interest of Spider-Man. Learn her moves and background details in his handy guide.

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The Town of Light for Xbox One review: Explore the terrors of mental illness and abuse

Real life can be just as frightening as the dark things we imagine. The Town of Light deals with the terrors of mental illness and institutional abuse. Based on real events, this first-person adventure game deals with dark and unusual subject matter.

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ACA NeoGeo World Heroes 2 for Xbox One review: Battle across the globe in this classic fighting game

The ACA NeoGeo series brings classic arcade games to Xbox One. World Heroes 2 is a fighting game that once gave Street Fighter a run for its money, and now you can earn some easy Achievements while taking a trip down memory lane.

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Infinite Minigolf for Xbox One review: Make and share wacky arcade-style golf courses

If the makers of Pinball FX know one thing, it's ball physics. That expertise helps bring Infinite Minigolf to life. With simple controls, a light tone, and course editing and sharing, it's one slick package – though some areas need more polish.

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Watch and win as we play time-bending shooter SUPERHOT [Ended]

Tonight at 9PM ET (8PM CT, 6PM PT, 1AM GMT) on Mixer, we'll be playing SUPERHOT, the acclaimed time-bending first-person shooter. We're also out more than twenty codes for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Steam, a $25 value! Read on for all the details.

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Super Cloudbuilt for Xbox One review: Take a stunning run through the clouds

3D platformers have experienced a resurgence lately, with Yooka-Laylee and others popping up on Xbox One and other platforms. Super Cloudbuilt from Double Eleven is one such game, with gorgeous art and music and an emphasis on speed and mobility.

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Gigantic review: Motiga's big Xbox and Windows 10 MOBA is here, but is it any good?

More than two years after Motiga announced Gigantic, the game finally arrived on Xbox One and Windows 10. It is a free-to-play online battle game with colorful heroes who fight alongside huge monsters. And it's both action-packed and approachable.

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GRIDD Retroenhanced review: A classic Windows Phone shooter hits Xbox One and PC

Take the gameplay of Starfox and the look and sound of '80s sci-fi movie Tron and you get GRIDD: Retroenhanced, a trippy arcade shooter for Xbox One. GRIDD has some fantastic old-school gameplay but is a little too light on modes and extras.

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Nyko Intercooler Grip for Xbox One controllers keeps your hands cool while you game

Playing games can sometimes make your hands sweaty, but what can you do about it? Drop the controller? Not anymore, thanks to the Nyko Intercooler Grip for Xbox One. This accessory adds a fan to your controller so your hands don't get too hot.

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