Critical News

A.O.T. 2: New trailer! Playable titans! Release date!

Posted by on Dec 4, 2017

We’re super happy to see Koei Tecmo’s Attack on Titan get a sequel, as it did an excellent job of capturing the look and feel of the anime. The release date has now been...

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Interviews

Exclusive Q&A with the Psycho Pass: Mandatory Happiness localisation team

Posted by on Aug 24, 2016

Psycho Pass is a jolly awesome two-season anime (plus one film) and, in Japan, it’s also a multiple-ending visual novel with a unique story and three new characters. We’ll soon...

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Articles

Lightseekers: Worth your money?

Posted by on Nov 20, 2017

  Toys provided by PR The whole toys-to-life thing has always been, if nothing else, an interesting idea. Toys you hold in your hand that feed in to a videogame? Neat. The...

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Reviews

Back 2 Backlog: Blackwood Crossing, NBA 2K18, Super Mario Run

Posted by on Dec 11, 2017

Back 2 Backlog is our new, irregular-in-several-senses feature where we put three mini-reviews on one page; reviews of games released over the last year or so that we didn’t...

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Recent Posts

Back 2 Backlog: Blackwood Crossing, NBA 2K18, Super Mario Run

Back 2 Backlog: Blackwood Crossing, NBA 2K18, Super Mario Run

Dec 11, 2017

Back 2 Backlog is our new, irregular-in-several-senses feature where we put three mini-reviews on one page; reviews of games released over the last year or so that we didn’t cover at the time, but that we now have an urge to say something about. Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbone, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: PaperSeven Developer:...

Worms W.M.D: Switch review

Worms W.M.D: Switch review

Dec 8, 2017

  Format: Switch (version reviewed), PC (previously reviewed), PS4, Xbox One, Mac Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Team 17 Developer: Team 17 Players: 1-6 Site: http://www.team17.com/games/worms-wmd/ Game code provided by the publisher Worms WMD has finally wriggled its way onto the Nintendo Switch, with a few additional features and some new content...

Human Fall Flat: review

Human Fall Flat: review

Dec 7, 2017

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PC, Xbox One, PS4 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Curve Digital Developer: No Brakes Games Players: 1-2 (1-8 on PC) Site: http://www.nobrakesgames.com/human/ Game code provided by PR Human Fall Flat is but one of many physics based puzzle games that you’ve probably already heard of; mostly because it’s been...

Back 2 Backlog: Prey, Agents of Mayhem, Phantom Trigger

Back 2 Backlog: Prey, Agents of Mayhem, Phantom Trigger

Dec 5, 2017

Back 2 Backlog is our new, irregular-in-several-senses feature where we put three mini-reviews on one page; reviews of games released over the last year or so that we didn’t cover at the time, but that we now have an urge to say something about. Format: PC (version reviewed), Xbox One, PS4 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Bethesda Softworks Developer:...

A.O.T. 2: New trailer! Playable titans! Release date!

A.O.T. 2: New trailer! Playable titans! Release date!

Dec 4, 2017

We’re super happy to see Koei Tecmo’s Attack on Titan get a sequel, as it did an excellent job of capturing the look and feel of the anime. The release date has now been revealed as the frustratingly-not-today 20th March 2018, when it’ll launch for PS4, Xbone, PC… and Switch. Play in handheld mode, and you can pretend you’re a titan yourself,...

EasySMX Gamepad: hardware review

EasySMX Gamepad: hardware review

Dec 4, 2017

With the PS4 well and truly settled in, the PS3 is living on borrowed time. An official controller still costs about thirty quid though, and you’ll be paying about the same for a PC-compatible Xbox controller. The EasySMX Gamepad claims to do the job for both formats, as well as mobile devices. But does it? And if so, how well? Firstly, and most...

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2: review

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2: review

Nov 30, 2017

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbox One, Switch, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment Developer: Traveller’s Tales Players: 1-2 Site: https://www.lego.com/en-gb/marvelsuperheroes/marvel-super-heroes-2 Game code provided by PR The LEGO games have utilised a vast array of franchises over the years, from huge properties...

Back 2 Backlog: Virginia, Edith Finch, Waku Waku 7

Back 2 Backlog: Virginia, Edith Finch, Waku Waku 7

Nov 29, 2017

Back 2 Backlog is our new, irregular-in-several-senses feature where we put three mini-reviews on one page; reviews of games released over the last year or so that we didn’t cover at the time, but that we now have an urge to say something about. Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbone, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: 505 Games Developer: Variable...