No Tune Unturned: Mega Drive Madness

No Tune Unturned: Mega Drive Madness

Apr 30, 2013

Welcome back to No Tune Unturned, a feature in which some dude with no musical training beyond boring childhood piano lessons elaborates on why, precisely, he likes videogame music so much. The theme of fantasy has come and gone, but we don’t have to part ways with every dwarf and wolfman we’ve come to love; we merely need accept their screechy, low...

Spellirium: hands-on preview

Spellirium: hands-on preview

Apr 30, 2013

Writing about Spellirium seems a fitting act, as wordsmithery is the game’s unofficial middle name. This crowdfunded point-and-click PC adventure game from the fellows at Untold Entertainment Inc. is noteworthy not only for its intriguing ideas, but also its immediately available Alpha that we got to check out. We explored the Prologue and First Act, which...

Rock around the blocks with this Terraria console launch trailer [PSN RELEASE DATE UPDATE]

Rock around the blocks with this Terraria console launch trailer [PSN RELEASE DATE UPDATE]

Apr 30, 2013

UPDATE: The EU PSN release date has been announced as 15th May. Original article follows. Terraria has landed on PSN and XBLA today, and so it now of course has a launch trailer. It’s that bit of video up there. Click and watch it; it has literally everything. Okay, perhaps it’s a little disingenuous to say ‘literally everything’....

Sly Cooper Thieves in Time: review

Sly Cooper Thieves in Time: review

Apr 29, 2013

Format: PS3 (version reviewed), Vita Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Europe Developer: Sanzaru Games Inc Players: 1 Site: http://slycooper.playstation.com/en-gb/ Thieves in Time is the fourth entry in the Sly Cooper franchise, and the first on the PlayStation 3, after the original trilogy was conceived on the PS2 by original...

Wii U super update now live

Wii U super update now live

Apr 26, 2013

The first of the two promised major 2013 updates is now live for the Wii U. It’s worrying that one of the biggest releases for Nintendo’s console in the first half of the year is a system update, certainly; but it makes some important changes. You may well have already downloaded it. But what the devil has it done? Most importantly – from the...