The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild Review: Beautiful, Experimental, Flawed
Mar28

The Legend of Zelda Breath of the Wild Review: Beautiful, Experimental, Flawed

Link’s latest outing comes with some of the series biggest revelations. A vast open world environment, an expansion of the series’ RPG systems and an overall structure that may take many Zelda fans by surprise. Breath of the Wild makes a very deliberate effort to be different and in doing so hits many of the series greatest highs, yet unfortunately, this is undermined by some implementations that don’t quite click. ...

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Linelight Review: A Challenging Puzzler Packed with Charm
Mar12

Linelight Review: A Challenging Puzzler Packed with Charm

Linelight returns the puzzle genre to its core gameplay principles, providing challenging and thoughtful gameplay underpinned by simplistic core mechanics, expanded inwards with increasingly complex and diverse rulesets for the player to investigate and understand. Encouraging experimentation and mastery, Linelights focus on its figuring out out its systems proves enticing and rewarding. The core gameplay in Linelight sees the player...

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Gravity Rush 2 Review: Flawed, Creative, Brilliant
Feb22

Gravity Rush 2 Review: Flawed, Creative, Brilliant

Sequel to Vita darling Gravity Rush, or Gravity Daze in Japan, Gravity Rush 2 seeks to take the gravity manipulating super-hero esque gameplay and take it up a notch with the power of the Playstation 4 hardware. In large part, this game delivers on this console experience, it’s a bigger, prettier, and more ambitious game, one that fans of the original will be pleased with, and one which Playstation 4 owners shouldn’t pass...

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Nintendo Switch First Impressions: The Console Hybrid That Finally Clicks
Jan20

Nintendo Switch First Impressions: The Console Hybrid That Finally Clicks

The Nintendo Switch has finally been officially revealed and with only 6 weeks until the official worldwide launch it is time to be the first to test their new hardware and launch window lineup. During my time at the Nintendo Switch premiere event, I made it my focus to try as many of the different games and control options as possible, especially the latter. Whether it was in handheld mode or using the official Joycon wheel...

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Seraph Review: Not Quite Angelic
Jan13

Seraph Review: Not Quite Angelic

Seraph’s gameplay concept is a relatively simple one, it’s a combat focused action platformer where the players focus is placed on evasion and manoeuvrability. By taking away the need to aim at specific targets, the player character is free to duck and weave through a stream of bullets without concern as to where their own are flying. This reduced control affords more complicated level design and enemy attack patterns,...

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Far Cry 4: User Experience Review
Nov26

Far Cry 4: User Experience Review

This user experience review for Far Cry 4 was based on the first two hours of gameplay from the Playstation 4 version of the game. Though initially based on the first hour of gameplay the session was extended by an hour due to the games long-introduction before allowing the player to roam the world and experience the games systems freely. Before playing Far Cry 4 I have had experience with a number of similar titles including Watch...

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