Ghostbusters: review

Ghostbusters: review

Jul 29, 2016

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbox One, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Activision Developer: FireForge Games Players: 1, 2-4 (local co-op) Site: https://www.activision.com/games/ghostbusters/ghostbusters Game code provided by the publisher With the new Ghostbusters film now playing in cinemas, the time is ripe for a new Ghostbusters game. We still...

Worms W.M.D: hands-on

Worms W.M.D: hands-on

Jul 27, 2016

Worms is a franchise that I hold quite dear, as it reminds me of my childhood playing Worms Armageddon on the N64 with my friends. Passing around the controller as we each took turns at trying to blow each other to smithereens, mostly with Holy Hand Grenades. And although I’ve drifted away from the multiplayer shenanigans, the campaign in Armageddon was also...

We Happy Few sort-of released, with new trailer

We Happy Few sort-of released, with new trailer

Jul 26, 2016

Never mind game preview; given the state of the world today, We Happy Few feels more like a reality preview. Especially for us Brits, as the game is set in an alternate timeline of sixties England. Our unelected right-wing prime minister appears to have seized power through weeks, if not months, of quiet scheming. Sort of like Hitler, but within a much shorter...

Maldita Castilla Ex: review

Maldita Castilla Ex: review

Jul 20, 2016

Format: Xbox One Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Abylight Studios Developer: Locomalito Players: 1 Site: https://www.locomalito.com/maldita_castilla Game code provided by PR Maldita Castilla Ex is a platformer that wears its influences proudly. Nonetheless, there are minor changes that give it an appeal beyond those who fetishise difficult games with “Old...

Speedlink Kudos Z-9: Review

Speedlink Kudos Z-9: Review

Jul 18, 2016

Hardware provided by PR. The Speedlink Kudos Z-9 gaming mouse makes a striking first impression: an eye-catching metallic red sheen coats a mouse with a design that might make you worry you’ve unwittingly brought home a compact Decepticon, albeit a very attractive one with enough glowing lights for a rave. I think that’s what the kids are still...