Deadlight: review

Deadlight: review

Jul 31, 2012

Format: Xbox Live Arcade Unleashed: 1st August  Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios Developer: Tequila Works Players: 1 Site: http://deadlightgame.com/ Zombies are such a popular subject these days that it’s even becoming a cliché to mention how popular they are. Therefore it’s probably best to stop going on about clichés and just treat the...

LittleBigPlanet Karting: beta impressions

LittleBigPlanet Karting: beta impressions

Jul 30, 2012

When the LittleBigPlanet franchise started back in 2008 on the PS3, it was unlike anything else that had ever been before; certainly on consoles. At a quick glance it looked like nothing more than a cutesy platformer – but it was in fact primarily a powerful, user-friendly level creation tool that also acted as a portal to thousands (and later millions) of...

Facebook set to increase its videogames advertising money magnet power

Facebook set to increase its videogames advertising money magnet power

Jul 27, 2012

Facebook. It’s a word that (maybe) strikes fear into the hearts of millions across the world. “No!” such people cry in their sleep. “No more app invites! I don’t care! I don’t want to play, do you hear me? No… stop sharing pictures of kittens and babies that you find funny… my sense of humour is different, superior…...

Head of Avalanche Studios in sensible comments shocker

Head of Avalanche Studios in sensible comments shocker

Jul 26, 2012

Whenever somebody from a well-known developer or publisher talks to the gaming press about DLC, you can bally well bet your trousers on the fact that the basic message will be “This is the future – get used to it, stinking proletariat”. Well, ordinarily that’s the case; but head of Avalanche Studios Christofer Sundberg has bucked this trend in a...

Small number of Vitas turn into heaters (sort of)

Small number of Vitas turn into heaters (sort of)

Jul 25, 2012

Man, the Vita is one hot piece of kit. No, really, it’s hot. Really hot. It’s… it’s… oh no… what’s that smell? According to Sony itself, there have been a total of 31 incidents worldwide of part of the Vita burning up during charging. That’s approximately 50% of all Vitas sold (please note, this is a joke....