No Tune Unturned: Christmas Special

No Tune Unturned: Christmas Special

Dec 25, 2012

Merry Christmas and welcome back to another episode of No Tune Unturned, a feature in which a dude with no musical training beyond boring childhood piano lessons elaborates on why, precisely, he likes video game music so much. The last instalment was way back during the Dreamcast’s birthday, but stalwart fans of No Tune Unturned (hello, legion of stalwart...

Zone of the Enders HD Collection: review

Zone of the Enders HD Collection: review

Dec 21, 2012

Format: 360 (version reviewed), PS3 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Konami Developer: Kojima Productions Players: 1-2 Site: http://www.konami.jp/zoe_hd/ In a departure from the Metal Gear franchise in 2001, Hideo Kojima pursued his love of giant robots with Zone of the Enders, a mech based Sci-Fi action game. Along with an anime, it also spurred a sequel two...

It’s time for the videogames industry to face the gun issue

It’s time for the videogames industry to face the gun issue

Dec 19, 2012

Videogames are not responsible for senseless gun slaughters such as the latest horrific example in Connecticut. This does not mean, however, that it’s perfectly okay for the games industry to carry on as though these incidents don’t happen. It’s time for those with the money and the power when it comes to commissioning and designing games to...

Street Fighter X Tekken: Vita catchup review

Street Fighter X Tekken: Vita catchup review

Dec 18, 2012

Format: Vita (download version reviewed) Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Capcom Developer: Capcom Players: 1-4 Site: http://www.streetfighter.com/uk/sfxtk/ Street Fighter X Tekken is not a new game, but the Vita release – which was for some reason delayed until October – is slightly less not new. Join us now as we concentrate on the version available for...

Epic Mickey 2: review

Epic Mickey 2: review

Dec 17, 2012

Format: PS3, Wii U (versions reviewed), 360, Wii Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Disney Interactive Developer: Junction Point/Blitz Games Players: 1-2 (offline only) Site: http://www.disney.co.uk/mickey/epic-mickey.jsp#/epic-mickey-2/epic-mickey There’s no shortage of Disney-licensed games on the shelves, and the vast majority of them you wouldn’t...