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Final Mafia III character trailer: Priest, CIA agent, EXPLOSION

Posted by on Aug 26, 2016

Do you remember Mafia II? Sure, that’s one of the most uninspiring names in the history of videogames, but don’t let that fool you; it was actually pretty good. It may...

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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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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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Reviews

Ratchet & Clank: movie review

Posted by on Aug 29, 2016

Available now digitally and on DVD. Check disc provided by PR. Ratchet and Clank was originally released for the PS2 in 2002, with a line of sequels and spin-offs following. This...

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Ratchet & Clank: movie review

Ratchet & Clank: movie review

Aug 29, 2016

Available now digitally and on DVD. Check disc provided by PR. Ratchet and Clank was originally released for the PS2 in 2002, with a line of sequels and spin-offs following. This year saw a PS4 reboot loosely based on the original game, and this film is largely based on the remake of the original. So, er, we’re all clear on what’s going on…...

Final Mafia III character trailer: Priest, CIA agent, EXPLOSION

Final Mafia III character trailer: Priest, CIA agent, EXPLOSION

Aug 26, 2016

Do you remember Mafia II? Sure, that’s one of the most uninspiring names in the history of videogames, but don’t let that fool you; it was actually pretty good. It may have been a little technically shonky, but it had a great story and a remarkable sense of place. Taking place during forties and fifties America it had the architecture, automobiles,...

Solar Shifter Ex: review

Solar Shifter Ex: review

Aug 25, 2016

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PC Unleashed: Out Now (PC), August 26th (Xbox One) Publisher: Headup Games Developer: Elder Games Players: 1 Site: http://www.headupgames.com Game code provided by the publisher Solar Shifter Ex is notable for two reasons. Firstly, the ship that you control is named the ‘Phase Shifter’, so called because it...

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

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

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 be able to find out whether the game’s any good or not for ourselves, as NIS America are preparing to release an English-language version into the wild in September. The...

Armikrog: review

Armikrog: review

Aug 23, 2016

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PS4, Wii U, PC, Mac Unleashed: Out Now (PC, Mac), TBC (Xbox One, PS4, Wii U) Publisher: Versus Evil Developer: Pencil Test Studios Players: 1 Site: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/armikrog/armikrog Game code provided by PR A claymation point and click game sounds like an awesome idea, doesn’t it? And it is. In...

Worms W.M.D: review

Worms W.M.D: review

Aug 22, 2016

  Format: PC (version reviewed), PS4, Xbox One, Mac Unleashed: 23rd August 2016 Publisher: Team 17 Developer: Team 17 Players: 1-6 Site: http://www.team17.com/games/worms-wmd/ Game code provided by the publisher If you read our preview then you might find it unsurprising that Worms W.M.D is pretty darn good. It’s not reinventing the wheel, and the...

The King of Fighters XIV: review

The King of Fighters XIV: review

Aug 22, 2016

Format: PS4 Unleashed: 23rd August (Japan), 25th August (NA), 26th August (EU) Publisher: Deep Silver (EU), Atlus (NA), SNK (Japan) Developer: SNK Players: 1-2 (offline), 2-6 (online) Site: http://www.deepsilver.com/en/games/the-king-of-fighters-xiv/ Game disc provided by the publisher Once upon a time, when the internet was still new and computers had...

The Hoff is in the next CoD (we KITT you not)

The Hoff is in the next CoD (we KITT you not)

Aug 19, 2016

David Hasselhoff! Zombies! A zombie theme park, in fact! No, wait; an eighties inspired zombie theme park. With actual zombies. And The Hoff. This may sound like one of the greatest movies ever created by humankind – in fact, that’s exactly what it sounds like – but in fact, it’s describing the wonderfully-titled ‘Zombies In Spaceland’ which...