Until Dawn is much less a traditional game by design than its contemporaries. Despite this, Until Dawn finds more gameplay mechanic variety to combine with its stellar cinematic influence than most other experiences, especially in the adventure genre it occupies.
The Signal is a solid, albeit uneven science-fiction thriller focusing on the balance between intelligence and emotion that is crafted with technical care and explores a lot of questions that have been asked before.
As video games have become less for nerds and more a part of the mainstream and rap has overcome the prudishness of society the same way that rock 'n' roll had to, we've see these two huge pop culture influences combine; rap video games.
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain may very well be the best Metal Gear Solid game ever made. Kojima's last Konami game is a classic.
Sicario is a film that envokes the style and mood of Michael Mann's Heat with cinematography to match.
Batman: Arkham Knight Review
Batman: Arkham Knight is the third Batman game released by developer Rocksteady. It's also the first developed for the latest generation but the extra horsepower hasn't led to a jump in gameplay.
Broforce is a straight forward, side-scrolling action game built off of the mindless action movie tropes of the 80s and 90s. It's not exactly clever and the chaotic action sometimes ruins the experience but Broforce is a fun throwback to a simpler time.
Predestination's trailer is one of false hopes. Gunplay and explosions are ever present, interspersed with a time travel element made to look like an action movie. t's still intriguing, but it's a completely different, and a more than pleasantly surprising experience once you actually watch the movie.
Crash Team Racing Review
Crash Team Racing might be the best kart racer of its era. While it borrows heavily from its inspiration, the Mario Kart series, CTR exceeds Mario Kart in several areas which helped to further the kart racer genre.