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Shane R. Moyer-Game Review/Preview Writer

Shane R. Moyer

Game Review/Preview Writer

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About Shane R. Moyer

Shane has been playing video games since the Atari 2600, worked as a Compliance Specialist at Electronic Arts, Konami, and Cryptic Studios, and has been writing articles for publication since 1997, when he joined a local newspaper to report on high school sports. 
He is an avid PC and Switch gamer, with his favorite games being Final Fantasy 6, Monster Hunter (all of them), and Street Fighter. 
He also competed in Street Fighter at EvO in 2006 using Ehonda. 

Latest Articles

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Persona 5 Tactica Review

Though more confined and sporting a different look, Persona 5 Tactica manages to tell a new story starring the Phantom Thieves and a few new faces.

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Achilles: Legends Untold Review

It has some juggernauts in its way, but Achilles: Legends Untold has the chance and skills to fight back and become a favorite isometric action-rpg.

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Witchfire Early Access Preview

Witchfire is both gorgeous and fun, but its difficulty curve when starting out might chase some players away despite everything it does right.

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Gunbrella Review

Filled with gunsmoke and darkness, Gunbrella offers an intriguing story and movement mechanics, but there isn't enough of either to make it stand out.

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Armored Core 6: Fires of Rubicon Review

Armored Core 6: Fires of Rubicon is exactly the type of game the vehicular combat genre needs in the latest outing by developer FromSoftware.

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Baldur's Gate 3 Review

Baldur's Gate 3's systems are complex and difficult to learn, but its size and engaging quests will seize the minds of new and old fans alike.

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Sea of Thieves: The Legend of Monkey Island Preview

The Sea of Thieves: The Legend of Monkey Island Tall Tale is set to fuse the best of both games into a hilarious and puzzle-laden adventure.

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Cocoon Preview

Cocoon looks to make its mark with enigmatic puzzles set in various alien worlds created by the lead gameplay designer of Limbo and Shine.

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Dave the Diver Review

On the surface, Dave the Diver might look like a shallow adventure, but its characters and eccentricities make it a much deeper and enjoyable game.

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Diablo 4 Interview: Devs Talk Endgame Systems, Dungeon Design, and More

Game Rant sits down with Associate Game Director Joe Piepiora and Dungeons Producer Ash Sweetring Vickey for a chat on the eve of Diablo 4's launch.

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Diablo 4 Dev Defines the World Bosses' Role In the Endgame Grind

Diablo 4 dev Joe Piepiora talks about world bosses, the endgame loop, and why Ashava was so difficult in the Server Slam in a Game Rant interview.

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Diablo 4 Devs Reveal Why They Didn't Include Diablo 3's Rifts

In a recent Game Rant interview, Diablo 4 devs discuss moving away from the endless grind of Diablo 3's Rifts and Greater Rift systems.

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Diablo 4 Review

Diablo 4 has used the lessons of its past to create a massive and enjoyable experience that fans and newcomers alike with be playing for a long time.

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Trinity Fusion Preview

Fresh in early access, Trinity Fusion hopes to balance character fusion and impeccably designed enemies to establish itself as a go-to roguelike.

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Tron: Identity Review

Though short and somewhat confined, Tron: Identity does a favorable job of exploring a new part of the Tron universe as an interactive visual novel.

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Storyteller Review

Storyteller is a casual puzzle game that tasks players with creating various stories but feels way too brief and straightforward for its price.

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Have a Nice Death Review

Have a Nice Death creates a gorgeous, outlandish world filled with spells and weapons in an amusing, memorable, and downright fun roguelike.

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Wanted: Dead Review

Wanted: Dead has flashes of enjoyability but is ultimately a mediocre experience with repetitive combat and other issues that keep it from greatness.

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Curse of the Sea Rats Release Date Confirmed in New Boss Trailer

Action-platformer Curse of the Sea Rats is giving fans an exciting peek at its boss fights as well as announcing the release date in a new video.

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Dark Pictures: Switchback VR Game Release Date Delayed

Developer Supermassive Games announced the delay of Switchback VR, pushing its launch past the release date of the new Playstation VR 2 headset.

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