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Valkyria Chronicles announced (again)

Posted by on Jan 25, 2016

If you were worried that this new year would go a whole month without a re-release being announced, fear not! Sega have come to the rescue by declaring that Valkyria Chronicles...

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Interviews

Do you have (a) Minutes? Red Phantom Games interview

Posted by on Feb 12, 2015

RPG is a great videogame acronym. It stands for Role Playing Game, Rocket Propelled Grenade, and – as of fairly recently – Red Phantom Games. This particular RPG is a...

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Articles

Top Lists of 2016: The List Resort

Posted by on Jan 13, 2016

Everyone loves lists; I myself made a list for the Christmas period and January is inundated with lists of things to look at, forward to, over and out. But what you really need is a...

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Reviews

The Witness: review

Posted by on Feb 5, 2016

Format: PC (version reviewed), PS4 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Thekla Developer: Thekla Players: 1 Site: http://the-witness.net/ Game purchased by the reviewer Jonathan Blow...

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The Witness: review

The Witness: review

Feb 5, 2016

Format: PC (version reviewed), PS4 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Thekla Developer: Thekla Players: 1 Site: http://the-witness.net/ Game purchased by the reviewer Jonathan Blow could easily be called a genius and he, along with the rest of the team at Thekla, should be dubbed as such. Braid was pretty damn good but The Witness is phenomenal at what it wants...

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 – review

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 – review

Feb 4, 2016

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbox One, PC Unleashed: 5th February Publisher: Bandai Namco Developer: CyberConnect2 Players: 1-2 (offline), 2 (online) Site: https://www.bandainamcoent.eu/product/naruto-shippuden-ultimate-ninja-storm-4/playstation-4 Game disc provided by the publisher Even if you haven’t read or watched Naruto, you probably know the...

Sébastien Loeb Rally Evo: review

Sébastien Loeb Rally Evo: review

Jan 28, 2016

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PC, PS4 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: pqube Developer: Milestone S.r.l. Players: 1 (offline) and online multiplayer Site: http://sebastienloebrallyevo.com Game disc provided by the publisher There have been racing games for about as long as there have been games of any kind. Nowadays, they tend to be split into two...

Game of Thrones – season 1: review

Game of Thrones – season 1: review

Jan 27, 2016

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbox One, 360, PS3, PC, Mac, iOS, Android Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Telltale Games Developer: Telltale Games Players: 1 Site: www.telltalegames.com/gameofthrones/ Game of Thrones has grown to be a huge TV phenomenon, and with the sixth season of the show due on our screens in April, it’s the perfect time to see what...

Valkyria Chronicles announced (again)

Valkyria Chronicles announced (again)

Jan 25, 2016

If you were worried that this new year would go a whole month without a re-release being announced, fear not! Sega have come to the rescue by declaring that Valkyria Chronicles shall be getting a spit-and-polishified release on PS4. Valkyria Chronicles Remastered, to give it its full and somewhat uninspired name, is a PS4 exclusive of what was previously a PS3...

Oxenfree: review

Oxenfree: review

Jan 20, 2016

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PC, PS4 Unleashed: Out Now (Xbox One/PC), TBC (PS4) Publisher: Night School Studio Developer: Night School Studio Players: 1 Site: http://nightschoolstudio.com/oxenfree/ Game code shared from freelance work In this industry, “indie” usually seemed to mean “game that looks like a NES platformer” – and...

Disney Charades: review

Disney Charades: review

Jan 18, 2016

RRP £12.99, available from Amazon Game provided by the distributor Charades. The age-old family game that everybody understands from birth. Seriously, can you remember anybody teaching you the rules? Do you remember how, where, when or why you learned how to play? Exactly. I rest my case. One of the joys of charades, of course, is the fact that you need...

Finding Paradise (Two The Moon) in 2016 – Possibly 2017

Finding Paradise (Two The Moon) in 2016 – Possibly 2017

Jan 14, 2016

  Finding Paradise is the follow-up to a little game by the name of To the Moon, which is very good if our review is anything to go by (it is). It’ll likely by another heartfelt narrative RPG as To the Moon was. Some of us might not really have a frame of reference for why we should be excited; so here is a quote from our To the Moon review to elaborate...