(Retail) Anarchy in the UK

(Retail) Anarchy in the UK

Jan 22, 2013

The declaration of “digital is the future!” squawked with hideous glee by those who stand to profit from such a possibility is met with a variety of reactions by us, the cash-toting consumers. Everybody I know personally (myself included), as well as what seems to be a majority of forum crawlers, find such a future too depressing to contemplate. If you live...

Far Cry 3: New Year catchup review

Far Cry 3: New Year catchup review

Jan 21, 2013

Format: PS3 (version reviewed), 360, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Ubisoft Developer: Ubisoft Montreal Players: 1 + Online Multiplayer and 4 player Co-op Site: http://far-cry.ubi.com/fc-portal/en-gb/home/index.aspx This latest open world first person shooter in the Far Cry franchise is the most ambitious yet, with the Rook Islands offering a beautiful, but...

Playstation All Stars Battle Royale: review

Playstation All Stars Battle Royale: review

Jan 18, 2013

  Format: PS3/Vita Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: SCE Developer: SuperBot Entertainment, SCE Santa Monica Studio, Bluepoint Games(PS Vita) Players: 1-4 Site: http://www.playstationallstarsbattleroyale.com Despite borrowing characters from some other publishers’ gaming universes, between the PS1 and PS3 Sony have developed a number of very strong...

BlackMoon remembers The Few in their upcoming Battle of Britain RTS

BlackMoon remembers The Few in their upcoming Battle of Britain RTS

Jan 17, 2013

The Few is an RTS due later this year for iOS, PC & Mac set during World War II. Specifically, it concentrates on the Battle of Britain – a crucial point in the war often ignored by games set in the era. The game is being developed by Polish indie house BlackMoon Design – with our very own Grumpy Gurevitz helping out on sound duties via his 2002 Studios....

Sleeping Dogs: New Year catchup review

Sleeping Dogs: New Year catchup review

Jan 15, 2013

Format: PS3 (version reviewed), 360 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Square Enix Developer: United Front Games Players: 1 Site: http://www.sleepingdogs.net/ “It’s like GTA” is a lazy way of describing Sleeping Dogs, but it’s also a largely accurate one. An immediate and refreshing difference from other games of this ilk however is that,...