Borderlands: review

Format: Xbox360 (version reviewed), PS3, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: 2K Games Developer: Gearbox Software Players: 1-4 Site: www.borderlandsthegame.com If the phrase ‘a bit like Fallout 3’ is enough to sell you on a purchase then you can safely stop reading now and head to the shops. For those needing a little bit more than a sweeping...

Fallout 3: review

Format: PS3 (version reviewed) Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Bethesda Developer: Bethesda Players: 1 Site:http://fallout.bethsoft.com/ One of the things that scared the hell out of people not long ago was the threat of nuclear war. The knowledge of weapons so powerful they could wipe a city out in the blink of an eye had people living in real fear. In the...

Grumpy Gurevitz: Hard Times With My Hard Drive

Grumpy Gurevitz: Hard Times With My Hard Drive

Oct 29, 2009

So, the other day I decided that I needed a new, larger, hard drive for my PS3; and seeing that the price of 500gb drives had fallen to a point where it was a ‘no brainer’ I went and purchased one from my local PC World. Incidentally I only ever go to PC World for impulse buys – I cannot stand the place. The staff are on a par with those that work...

Scribblenauts: review

Format: DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Developer: 5th Cell Players: 1 Site: Scribblenauts Site Scribblenauts has been pegged as the next big puzzle franchise for the DS, mostly thanks to a very successful showing at this year’s E3 which garnered the game a surprising level of industry buzz. The game, which can best be described...

Alpha Protocol: interview

Prepare yourselves for one awesome interview. After much slaughter of henchmen and navigation of dialogue trees, we made it to the heart of Obsidian’s secret volcano base to confront Alpha Protocol’s lead designer Chris Avellone, and a few surviving Obsidian staff. Plenty of details about the game here but, more importantly, the answer to the...