Videogame music documentary seeks (chord) progression via Kickstarter

Videogame music documentary seeks (chord) progression via Kickstarter

Aug 27, 2014

Do you like videogames? Do you like music? You do?!??! Then chances are you like videogame music. Now, we’ve got a Kickstarter campaign we’d – no, wait, come back! This one is actually worth backing, and (almost) definitely won’t run off with your money. The video above says it all really but, basically, the idea is to create a full-length,...

Amazon buys another piece of the internet

Amazon buys another piece of the internet

Aug 26, 2014

Yes, it’s true: Amazon has bought Twitch. It wasn’t that long ago that the internet was convinced Google was mere hours away from announcing that it had bought the massively successful videogames-as-spectator-sport business. Most people (most with feelings strong enough to vocalise, at least) seemed to be up in arms at the idea, clutching a handful...

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...