Spoiler Warning: The following review contains a detailed recap of the events in the final episode of A New Frontier.
From the Gallows stumbles to its conclusion much like the walkers that finally appear in this concluding episode of Telltale Games’ A New Frontier. While this closing act ties all the dangling plotlines into a neat bow, the fiery promise of its predecessors sputters out du...
Keeping a story engaging gets harder the longer it goes on. Writers must balance new elements with familiar standbys to make the experience feel fresh. Season three of Telltale’s The Walking Dead demonstrates this struggle, having its share of ups and down as it tries to capture the tough choices, interesting characters, and shocking twists fans love. This season has its bright spots, bu...
Good for them. From my perspective, the credits have rolled, my time with A New Frontier is done, and I don’t know that I can give it the hearty recommendation I assumed I would be delivering back in December. The gulf in quality between how well the season opened and how middling this finale turned out to be is a lot to surmount. It’s not a terrible capper, but it’s certainly...
Late zombie mayhem and a cliffhanger conclusion can’t quite save Above the Law. The third episode of the New Frontier makes great narrative strides, but it runs too much on autopilot along the way. While the story itself is satisfying to watch–especially in how it ups the stakes for protagonist Javi Garcia–this is one of those Walking Dead episodes that’s much more of an interactiv...