An App Adventure

I’m an App virgin, which is not to say that I am completely oblivious to the kind of applications available to Apple iPhones, iTouches, iPads, iPencils, iLawnmowers and iRan-out-of-dears, but that as far as hands-on time goes, prior to about two weeks ago I had none. It has been argued in some corners of the media that Apple products (particularly the...

Starcraft II: beta impressions

It’s been over a decade since Blizzard released Starcraft, which has since been championed as one of the best—if not the best—Real-Time-Strategy Games of all time. Starcraft II is now just months away from its 2010 release, and Blizzard (wanting to make sure that their game is as close to perfect as possible) is pumping out an increasing number of Beta...

The Settlers 7 – Paths to a Kingdom: review

The Settlers 7 – Paths to a Kingdom: review

Apr 28, 2010

Format: Mac (version reviewed), PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Ubisoft Developer: Blue Byte Software Players: 1 (+Online Multiplayer) Site: http://thesettlers.us.ubi.com/the-settlers-7/ The Settlers series of games have been around since the age of the Amiga in 1993. The strategy saga was conceived by Blue Byte Software, and was a technical marvel at the...

Tritton AX720 Gaming Headset Review

The Tritton AX720. Glorious. Pristine. Stunning. Before I even begin to saddle this new-fangled device over my particularly bulbous cranium, these words and many like them flash through my mind as I become enraptured by the sleek design this headset offers. This headphone device is really, truly, pleasing to look at. Even better, people attracted to shiny...

Easy Does It

Are you any good at games? Well, that’s a rather stupid question really, on the same level as ‘do people like you?’ or ‘are you an intelligent person?’. No matter what the reality, most people will be telling themselves – and anybody who asks them – that the answer is a crater creatingly large ‘yes’. No matter how...