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Antstream aims to bring retro gaming to a modern audience

Posted by on May 9, 2019

Antstream is a new gaming service which aims to bring a vast catalogue of retro games to PC, Mac, Xbox One and Android via streaming tech. It’s basically aiming to be a...

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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

What does your Nintendo zodiac sign say about you?

Posted by on Jul 1, 2019

2013 – The year of Luigi (Feb 14th 2013-March 18th 2014) (2001, 1989, 1977, 1965, 1953) 2014 – The year of Donkey Kong (March 19th 2014-February 13th 2015) (2002, 1990,...

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Reviews

Nelly Cootalot: The Fowl Fleet – review

Posted by on Jul 14, 2019

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PC, iOS, Android Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Application Systems London Developer: Alasdair Beckett-King Players:...

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Nelly Cootalot: The Fowl Fleet – review

Nelly Cootalot: The Fowl Fleet – review

Jul 14, 2019

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PC, iOS, Android Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Application Systems London Developer: Alasdair Beckett-King Players: Site: http://www.nellycootalot.com/  Game code provided by PR Several years ago, it seemed as though point-and-click games were on the brink of extinction. They’ve made a steady yet strong...

Sairento: review

Sairento: review

Jul 12, 2019

Format: PSVR (version reviewed), Vive, Oculus Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Perp Games Developer: Mixed Realms Players: 1 (offline), 2 (online) Site: http://www.sairentovr.com/  Game code provided by the publisher Cowboy, pirate, and ninja. The holy trinity of fantasy jobs. Sairento hopes to sate your hunger for the last one on that list via...

What does your Nintendo zodiac sign say about you?

What does your Nintendo zodiac sign say about you?

Jul 1, 2019

2013 – The year of Luigi (Feb 14th 2013-March 18th 2014) (2001, 1989, 1977, 1965, 1953) 2014 – The year of Donkey Kong (March 19th 2014-February 13th 2015) (2002, 1990, 1978, 1966, 1954) 2015 – The year of Bowser (February 14th 2015-February 13th 2016) (2003, 1991, 1979, 1967, 1955) 2016 – The year of Nabbit (February 14th 2016-February 13th...

The Sinking City: review

The Sinking City: review

Jun 29, 2019

Format: Xbone (version reviewed), PS4, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: BigBen Interactive Developer: Frogwares Players: 1 Site: https://www.thesinkingcity.com/en  Game code provided by PR The Sinking City is many things, but it is first and foremost a Sherlock Holmes game. Yeah, you heard us. No, it doesn’t have Sherlock in it, nor is it...

Guilty Gear 20th Anniversary pack: review

Guilty Gear 20th Anniversary pack: review

May 29, 2019

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PS4, PC (Guilty Gear only) Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: PQube Developer: Arc System Works Players: 1-2 (Guilty Gear offline only, GG Accent Core offline & online) Site: http://pqube.co.uk/guilty-gear-anniversary/  Game codes provided by the publisher With its intricate yet never-quite-complete storytelling,...

A Plague Tale: Innocence – review

A Plague Tale: Innocence – review

May 15, 2019

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbone, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Focus Home Interactive Developer: Asobo Studio Players: 1 Site: http://aplaguetale.com/en  Game code provided by the distributor Do you love running around the colourful wonder of a Super Mario game’s environs? Perhaps you pine after the legendary Monkey Island, and wish...

Antstream aims to bring retro gaming to a modern audience

Antstream aims to bring retro gaming to a modern audience

May 9, 2019

Antstream is a new gaming service which aims to bring a vast catalogue of retro games to PC, Mac, Xbox One and Android via streaming tech. It’s basically aiming to be a Netflix for retro gaming. They are currently seeking backers on Kickstarter, and have reached their goal of £60,000, which will enable them to bring the service to the PS4 by the end of...

World War Z: review

World War Z: review

Apr 24, 2019

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbone, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Focus Home Interactive, Mad Dog Games Developer: Saber Interactive Players: 1 (offline), 2-8 (online) Site: https://wwzgame.com/en/  Game code provided by the distributor Making a game with zombies in it, appropriately enough, is an idea that just won’t die in this...