Game industry figures come out against Trump’s Muslim ban

Game industry figures come out against Trump’s Muslim ban

Jan 31, 2017

Evil Dictators, oppressive laws, a Nazis resurgence and self-crippling economies are usually left in scripts that have been scrunched up and thrown in a bin because, as stories go, they’re too unrealistic – even for videogames. Yet here we are. The idea of Nazis being bad is now a “controversial” idea. They say every cloud has a silver...

The Last Guardian: catchup review

The Last Guardian: catchup review

Jan 26, 2017

Format: PS4 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Sony Developer: Japan Studio Players: 1 Site: https://www.playstation.com/en-gb/games/the-last-guardian-ps4/ Game purchased by reviewer With such a long and tortured development, the question was never “Can The Last Guardian live up to expectations?”; but rather, “How much does The Last Guardian fail to...

Grumpy Gurevitz: Can the Nintendo Switch succeed?

Grumpy Gurevitz: Can the Nintendo Switch succeed?

Jan 23, 2017

Let’s be honest; when Nintendo released the Wii, they had no idea it would go on to sell so many units (just over 100 million). Their previous two consoles had achieved 21 million and 32 million units each, which whilst ‘viable’ was hardly in line with their competitors at the time. Hence I do not believe that they thought the Wii was going to kick of the...

Just Me and You-ka-Laylee

Just Me and You-ka-Laylee

Jan 19, 2017

Yooka Laylee seems to be the gift that just keeps on giving. First it promised us that style of 3D adventuring that so many of us missed for so long. Second, it promised it on every platform under the sun (except Wii U because of technical difficulties (boo hiss)) and even a Nintendo Switch release. Now they’re also promising local multiplayer in the form...

WIN! A pair of tickets to PC Gamer Weekender

WIN! A pair of tickets to PC Gamer Weekender

Jan 18, 2017

UPDATE: The competition is very much over, and the winner is… Gerald Dyer from London. Congratulations Gerald! Do you like PC games? Do you like free stuff? Are you able to get to the Olympia in London on the 18th and 19th of February? Then it sounds like we have a giveaway for you, young fellow or lass. We have a pair of Early Weekender+ tickets for the...