PCs, handhelds, mobile, console, indies, triple A, free-to-play — the gaming scene gets more diverse and difficult to follow by the day, but thankfully I’m here every week to guide you through what’s happening with games.
As always, I’ll rattle off five games I think you might want to check out this week. Keep in mind, these articles aren’t meant to be comprehensive lists of everything coming out that week so much as a nice rounded tasting menu. So, here are the games you need to know about this week…
This Week’s Platformer
Ratchet & Clank (PS4, Apr. 12)
Partly a tie-in to the upcoming Ratchet & Clank movie, and partly a remake of the original 2002 PS2 game, this is a bit of a confusing product, but one Sony and Insomniac Games clearly put a fair amount of effort into. Fair warning, I’ll be posting my review of Ratchet & Clank tomorrow, and I wasn’t really impressed, but if you’re a diehard fan of the Lombax and robot team, you might find something to like here.