Shogun 2 Total War –Trimming a ten year old bonsai tree.

Creative Assembly is going back to the title that started the Total War genre with more than 10 years of experience. Going back now is what most of the development team has always wanted, making the game they wanted to make right from the outset. What we got to see at E3 was pre-pre alpha, but definitely got the message across that they’re taking good care...

Lego Harry Potter Years 1 – 4: review

Format: PS3 (version reviewed), 360, PC, PSP, Wii, DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Developer: Traveller’s Tales Players: 1 – 2 Site: http://games.kidswb.com/official-site/lego-harry-potter/ In theory at least, the phrase ‘Lego Harry Potter Videogame’ is to children what the phrase ‘Excruciatingly...

Gaming: The Antisocial Hobby

Gaming: The Antisocial Hobby

Jun 30, 2010

If we were to take what the general media say as gospel about computer games, then we’d all be goths and emos with an unhealthy fascination with guns, death and grievous bodily harm. The fear of games and the incentives they carry has been around since their creation and as all parents “know”, their children are unable to make informed choices, are...

E3: Sonic Colors Preview

Neither Sonic Team nor Sega have been good friends with the Sonic loving side of the gaming community these past ten years. Countless times Sega has ignored what the fans have been asking for, and because of this, we’ve seen Sonic sales continue to dwindle with each and every release. Sales have become so infinitesimal that they are now almost...

New Naughty Bear trailer takes us to intensive care

If you go down to the woods today, you’re sure to find a big pile of fluff and torn off teddy limbs, especially if the latest trailer for Naughty Bear is anything to go by. The game, by Artificial Mind and Movement who brought us last years acrobatic shooter WET, sees the player take on the role of Naughty Bear, the only teddy not invited to Daddles’...