Nosgoth Hands-On

Nosgoth Hands-On

Aug 28, 2014

Nosgoth has come and gone with its Steam free weekend, and it’s showing off a game that is pretty much going to be filled with Free to Play nonsense – something I’m personally not bothered by much.  On the surface, it also carries the Legacy of Kain license in a very similar way to the Shadowrun shooter we had around the late noughties – though they...

Videogame music documentary seeks (chord) progression via Kickstarter

Videogame music documentary seeks (chord) progression via Kickstarter

Aug 27, 2014

Do you like videogames? Do you like music? You do?!??! Then chances are you like videogame music. Now, we’ve got a Kickstarter campaign we’d – no, wait, come back! This one is actually worth backing, and (almost) definitely won’t run off with your money. The video above says it all really but, basically, the idea is to create a full-length,...

Amazon buys another piece of the internet

Amazon buys another piece of the internet

Aug 26, 2014

Yes, it’s true: Amazon has bought Twitch. It wasn’t that long ago that the internet was convinced Google was mere hours away from announcing that it had bought the massively successful videogames-as-spectator-sport business. Most people (most with feelings strong enough to vocalise, at least) seemed to be up in arms at the idea, clutching a handful...

Table Top Racing: Review

Table Top Racing: Review

Aug 21, 2014

Format: PS Vita Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Ripstone Developer: Playrise Digital Players: 1-4 Site: http://www.playrisedigital.com/#!ttr/cpne Table Top Racing is a successful mobile game with aspirations of being a handheld game. The port is technically very good; it runs smoothly, and plays as well as you’d expect a good arcade-y racer to play. It...

Crypt of the Necrodancer: a rhythm roguelike hands-on

Crypt of the Necrodancer: a rhythm roguelike hands-on

Aug 19, 2014

  Roguelike and rhythm aren’t two words you’re probably accustomed to hearing in the same sentence, much less applied to the same subject. It’s a wildly disparate combination of two genres that have seen little in the way of experimentation, but it’s one that forthcoming Crypt of the Necrodancer looks like pulling off with little to...