Tearaway Unfolded Review: No Scraps!
Sep14

Tearaway Unfolded Review: No Scraps!

When Tearaway launched on the Playstation Vita in 2013, I wasn’t especially enamored by the experience. While the game has a very defined and seemingly charming presentation, Tearaway failed to captivate me on the Vita’s smaller screen. Perhaps it’s the effect of a a larger television or 7.1 surround sound, but something’s changed. Tearaway Unfolded pulled me into its papercraft world as I found a new...

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Black Ops 3 plays like Call of Duty and we’re okay with that
Sep05

Black Ops 3 plays like Call of Duty and we’re okay with that

The final day of the Call of Duty Black Ops III beta had caused me to place rather careful consideration on how far the series has come and where the latest installment fits in with that. Is Black Ops III here to revolutionize the franchise? Within moments of hands-on time with the game, the clear answer to that is no. Black Ops III doesn’t seek to reinvent what we’ve come to know Call of Duty as, by the end of the first...

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Mad Max Review: A Wasteland of Potential
Sep04

Mad Max Review: A Wasteland of Potential

After blockbuster film Mad Max hit cinemas this year, the attention of Mad Max fans eagerly turned to the upcoming game. The movie took everyone by surprise, reinventing Max’s dark and gritty universe with stellar cinematography, featuring some of the best action sequences to ever hit the silver screen. Unfortunately, although not a direct adaptation of the film, Mad Max from Avalanche Studios doesn’t quite have the same...

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Galak-Z Review: To be continued…
Aug26

Galak-Z Review: To be continued…

Bullets rush past my cockpit window, just grazing my ships wing as I thrust onward at an intense speed. The sound of plasma weapons ring out as I lay down fire on area ahead of me, desperately hoping to hit one of the six enemy craft. Wanted to sneak past you see, but things didn’t quite go to plan. I approach them with increasing speed and just death seems almost inevitable  a few precise flick of the analogue stick enable me...

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Rocket League Review: More fun than Fifa
Aug20

Rocket League Review: More fun than Fifa

Rocket League has taken gamers by storm, accumulating over 160,000 concurrent players since it’s launch. But, is this seemingly simple game of car football truly worth all of our attention? Thanks to tight controls, and easy to play but tough to master game design I’m happy to say that the answer to that question is a resounding, yes.  Rocket League’s gameplay fundamentals are built on aforementioned the easy to play...

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Batman Arkham Knight Review: Gotham’s Finest
Jul13

Batman Arkham Knight Review: Gotham’s Finest

Rocksteady have single-handedly negated the stigma associated with video games based on cross-media intellectual property.  There’s a continual expectation these games games, based on movies, books or comic are typically terrible, yet with the Arkham series Rocksteady has shown us just how to handle these properties, and transition their qualities into a terrific video game. Batman Arkham Knight is no different in this regard,...

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