Persistent AI: The only road left for console manufacturers to travel?

Persistent AI: The only road left for console manufacturers to travel?

Aug 18, 2014

An increasingly popular opinion in the current climate is that we’re now seeing the final generation of consoles. This is partly due to Sony and Microsoft declaring long-term support for their latest machines (hardly surprising while they’re still being sold at launch prices; well, the PS4 is at least), and partly due to the almost negligible...

Crusader Kings II & Europa Universalis IV expansions to encourage strategy, silly names

Crusader Kings II & Europa Universalis IV expansions to encourage strategy, silly names

Aug 16, 2014

As edutainment classic Eternal Darkness taught us, Charlemagne was murdered by a group of possessed monks with unstoppable power derived from an ineffable, ancient evil. But did you know that before being supernaturally slaughtered, he united most of Western Europe for the first time since the fall of the Roman empire, and wore a shiny hat known as a...

Pure Pool: review

Pure Pool: review

Aug 11, 2014

Format: PS4 (PSN -version reviewed), PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Ripstone Developer: VooFoo Studios Players: 1-2 (offline & online) Site: http://www.ripstone.com/pure-pool.php Straight to business. First and foremost, the question that needs answering before all others is: Does it simulate the game of pool well? The answer is yes; the answer, in...

Hunt The Grey Wolf: DLC review

Hunt The Grey Wolf: DLC review

Jul 21, 2014

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), PS3, 360, PC, Xbone Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: 505 Games Developer: Rebellion Players: 1 Site: http://www.sniperelite3.com/ Previously available only as a pre-order exclusive freebie, Sniper Elite III’s Hunt The Grey Wolf mission has now been made available for those who dared to refuse pre-ordering – for the...

Le Tour de France 2014: review

Le Tour de France 2014: review

Jul 7, 2014

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), PS3, 360, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Focus Home Interactive Developer: Cyanide Players: 1-2 (offline) Site: http://www.cycling-manager.com/ Admit it; your favourite vehicle in GTA V is the bicycle. Incredibly rare but equally satisfying, it makes the GTA experience more ludicrous than ever. Le Tour de France 2014...