Mafia II – PAX East Hands-On

The walls of 2K Game’s PAX East booth were adorned with a powerful scene – the mobsters of Mafia II casually digging a grave, lit cigarettes and pistols in hand. If it wasn’t clear from the title, this sequel is an Italian mob story brimming with this kind of dark bravado. It’s exactly what will set this game apart from its many open-world...

Grumpy Gurevitz: Why it’s time to give the PSP Go a chance. Really.

My PSP3000 recently developed a fault as the screen got two horrible lines going all the way across it. For some, this would be something they can live with. For me it was something that was a real problem and so I called Sony to find out what it would cost to repair, with the answer being; £75 with only a 3 month warranty. That seemed quite steep for...

Happy Campers

Hi – de – ho, campers! Just my little joke. Welcome to issue eight of ‘Mossy Stones’, the monthly newsletter from your friends at Happy Campers. We at HC like to celebrate the wonderful practice of camping in videogames of course, and this month, we finally managed to conduct those community events we’ve been talking about for so long....

Hidden Gems : Flower

Format: PSN Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Developer: ThatGameCompany Players: 1 Site: http://thatgamecompany.com/games/flower/ Flower is not the kind of game you’ll find an alpha-male playing with his mates on a ‘beer and the boys’ night in front of his PS3; maybe when his girlfriend has gone out for the night and...

Prison Break: review

Format: PS3 (version reviewed), 360, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Deep Silver Developer: Zootfly Players: 1 – 2 (main game 1 only) Site: http://prisonbreak.deepsilver.co.uk/ Imagine Metal Gear Solid, but with the weapons (and the fun) removed to make room for QTEs and ham – fisted unarmed combat. Also, being spotted while sneaking around...