BenchSpotter: Latest Game Reviews


LATEST GAME REVIEWS


Battle for Azeroth Pre-Patch
30 Jul

World of Warcraft: Render API Performance Review

On July 18th Blizzard released their Pre-Patch for Battle of Azeroth and with it introduced DirectX 12 as a newly supported rendering API. We did a deep dive with the mainstream NVIDIA GTX 1060 and AMD RX 580 graphics cards to see which API performs better.

The Evil Within 2
22 Jun

The Evil Within 2: Review

Love horror and survival games? After a full playthrough, we put all the need to know details together for The Evil Within 2. Find out if this new horror survival game is worth your time!

RetroPie
08 Jun

RetroPie: Building Your Own Retro Gaming System

Love classic gaming from the past? Can't find the NES, SNES, Sega, Atari classic editions? We got you covered! Build your own Retro Gaming system utilizing Raspberry Pi 3, RetroPie, EmulationStation, RetroArch, and a little DIY attitude!

The Evil Within
07 Jun

The Evil Within: Review

Despite it being released four years ago, I wanted to see if The Evil Within is still worth your time and more importantly, your money! We take a dive into this psychological horror game to see if we have what it takes to survive...

Divinity: Original Sin 2
26 Oct

Divinity Original Sin 2: Review

We went beyond the surface level review most provided, for the new Divinity: Original Sin 2.  Here is our experience and recommendations after completing this robust and wonderfully crafted turn-based RPG.

DOTA 2: Weather Performance Impact
06 Oct

DOTA 2: Weather Performance Impact

We did a deep dive on the DOTA 2 weather effects to see how much it actually effects your GPU performance.  The results are interesting and if you need a performance boost, we got the details for you!

Hollow Knight Review
14 Sep

Hollow Knight: Review

Cheap, engaging, platformer, unique art, well optimized and low time requirements.  All these things summarize this action packed game, Hollow Knights.  Find out the details and what you need to know before making that purchase!

Dota 2 Performance Guide
09 Sep

DOTA 2: API Performance

We did our homework in the name of performance and eSports!  We took our RX 580, R9 390, GTX 1060 and GTX 970 and ran a gauntlet of tests to figure out which render mode gives the best performance in Dota 2.  Now you can game competitively and know your getting the best performance possible!

Nier Automata
28 Aug

Nier Automata: Review

In this review, we take a longer look at the dystopian future that Nier Automata paints for us.  We provide a glimpse into the game style and storyline with information on performance and what PS4 and PC users should expect for an enjoyable experience.

Persona 5 Review
19 Aug

Persona 5: Review

An updated review of the hit release Persona 5 on the PS3 and PS4.  This was an exclusive for PlayStation and we provide the details on gameplay, storyline and overall mechanics of the game.