Tag: Retrospective Reviews


A GRID Series Retrospective: How the Franchise Put the Racing Genre on Notice

Racing games take many shapes, forms and sizes. There’s no denying that for every superb title there are just as many others that fall short. For me, that is very… Read More »

Forza Horizon 4 One Year Later: Still the Open-World Champ

Exactly one year ago, Playground Games unleashed Forza Horizon 4. The third iteration of the franchise this generation, FH4 took players to a Greatest Hits version of Britain, complete with four seasons.… Read More »

Gran Turismo PSP is 10 Years Old Today

On this day in 2009, the Gran Turismo franchise officially made its first foray onto something other than Sony’s home console. Technically GT had appeared elsewhere before, thanks to the… Read More »

Gran Turismo Sport One Year Later: A Game Transformed (Still Needs Content)

What a difference a year makes. It was just 376 days ago that Gran Turismo Sport launched on PlayStation 4. It was a long wait; longer than any gap between the… Read More »

Forza Motorsport 7 One Year Later: The Biggest Racing Game (Still Needs Direction)

Forza Motorsport 7 launched October 2, 2017. With its open-world sibling Horizon 4 in the spotlight earning all sorts of praise, that seems like ages ago. FM7 came at a strange… Read More »

Project CARS 2 One Year Later: The Deepest Sim on Consoles (Still Needs Polish)

It’s hard to believe, but Project CARS 2 launched way back in late September 2017. Slightly Mad Studios’ sophomore entry in the franchise kicked off the busiest month of sim racing… Read More »

Revisiting Forza Horizon 3: Third Time and Still Charming

Forza Series 16 Sep 21, 2018 by Michael Leary

Has it been nearly two years already? You know what they say, time flies when you’re having fun. That’s the operative word when we take a look at Forza Horizon:… Read More »

Revisiting Gran Turismo 6: The End of an Era

Want to feel old? Nearly as much time passed between the first Gran Turismo and GT4 — about seven years — as between GT5 and GT Sport. It has been… Read More »

Looking Back at Forza Motorsport 6

Forza Series 12 Sep 25, 2017 by Kyle Patrick

Forza fans will get their hands on the latest installment in Microsoft’s billion-dollar franchise at the end of this week. With the game’s release so close at hand, we’re revisiting… Read More »

Looking Back at the Original Project CARS

We’re mere days out from Project CARS 2’s release. Because of this, we’re taking a look back at the game that kicked off the franchise almost 30 months ago. The original PCARS… Read More »

Revisiting F1 2016: How F1 2017 Can Top It

With the clock winding down until F1 2017‘s release, we’ve decided to take a look at last year’s game. Particularly, what it did right, what it could have done better,… Read More »