Christmas Kindling – Relight my Fire

Christmas Kindling – Relight my Fire

Dec 23, 2015

It’s almost Christmas and with that comes the Christmas sales of Steam; where wallets cry out in pain as they are emptied for the sake of creating an ever-increasing backlog of games. As the sale is on, I have a few recommendations on what to buy based on what I’ve played in recent times that has rekindled a love for games that goes beyond the standard “I...

Tales from the Borderlands – Episode 5: 2015 catchup review

Tales from the Borderlands – Episode 5: 2015 catchup review

Dec 16, 2015

Format: PC (version reviewed), OS X, iOS, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Vita Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Telltale Games Developer: Telltale Games Players: 1 Site: https://www.telltalegames.com/talesfromtheborderlands/ Game code provided by the publisher The Borderlands universe is packed with stories to unravel, from the adventures of brave vault hunters,...

Blade & Soul: hands-On

Blade & Soul: hands-On

Dec 15, 2015

Game code provided by the publisher NCSoft’s Blade & Soul isn’t exactly a new game; since 2012, the game has seen successful releases throughout the Asian territories beginning with South Korea, so you might be scratching your head as to why the game would warrant a preview rather than a review. The answer is simple: The MMORPG is finally headed...

Gears of War Ultimate Edition: 2015 catchup review

Gears of War Ultimate Edition: 2015 catchup review

Dec 14, 2015

Format: Xbox One Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Microsoft Developer: Epic Games/The Collective/Splash Damage Players: 1 (offline), 2-8 (online) Site: https://gearsofwar.com/en-us/games/gears-of-war-ultimate/xbox-one Game purchased by reviewer Gears of War is the ultimate brom-com, a game that runs on pure testosterone and is impossible to satirise; it’s...

Rodea The Sky Soldier: review

Rodea The Sky Soldier: review

Dec 10, 2015

Format: Wii, Wii U (versions reviewed), 3DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: NIS America/Reef Entertainment Developer: Prope/Kadokawa Games Players: 1 (all), 1-4 (Wii only, offline only) Site: http://nisamerica.com/games/rodea-the-sky-soldier/ Game discs provided by the publisher Yuji Naka’s plea to play the Wii version of Rodea makes sense when you get...