Defense Grid 2: review

Defense Grid 2: review

Oct 30, 2014

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbox One, PC, Mac Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: 505 Games Developer: Hidden Path Entertainment Players: 1 (offline), 2 (online) Site: http://www.hiddenpath.com/games/defense-grid-2/ Defense Grid 2 is a sequel to the much lauded Defense Grid: The Awakening that was released way back in 2008. It is a tower defence strategy game,...

Unhealthy amount of FIFA to be played for charity

Unhealthy amount of FIFA to be played for charity

Oct 29, 2014

A chap by the name of Chris Cook is planning to play FIFA 15 non-stop for at least 48 hours and six minutes. Not because this will get his name into the Guinness Book of World Records (although it will). Not because he wants to find more than four matches online where his opponent plays as somebody other than Barcelona, AC Milan, or Paris St Germain (he’d...

Shadow of Mordor: review

Shadow of Mordor: review

Oct 27, 2014

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), PS3, PC, 360, Xbone Unleashed: Out Now (PS4, PC, Xbone), November 21st (PS3, 360) Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Developer: Monolith Players: 1 Site: https://www.shadowofmordor.com/agegate/ All signs point to Shadow of Mordor being a cheap and lazy product. The YouTube review campaign turned out to be in the grip of...

New Warframe update brings space combat, magical hat

New Warframe update brings space combat, magical hat

Oct 24, 2014

Warframe is really weird. Not because of all the strange alien creatures (including whatever your avatar is supposed to be), but because it’s a free-to-play game that doesn’t make you want to chew off your own elbows within 30 seconds of play. In fact, it’s rather good. Yes it’s crammed full of (hold your nose) microtransactions...

The first rule of Driveclub PSPlus edition…

The first rule of Driveclub PSPlus edition…

Oct 21, 2014

Driveclub looks set to go down in the record books. Not in terms of sales (though it doesn’t seem to have done badly), and not in terms of critical acclaim (professional reception seems to average out at ‘lukewarm’). It currently holds the two somewhat embarrassing trophies that have emblazoned upon them in luminous metaphorical green...