Bus Simulator: review

Bus Simulator: review

Sep 17, 2019

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbone Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Astragon Entertainment Developer: Stillalive Studios Players: 1 (offline), 2-4 (online) Site: https://www.bussimulator-game.com/buscon-en.php  Game code provided by PR 2019 has already proven itself to be a year crammed full of top-quality releases, with several teeming with...

Blindfold: review

Blindfold: review

Sep 10, 2019

Format: PSVR (version reviewed), PC VR devices Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Digerati Developer: iNK Stories Players: 1 Site: https://www.playstation.com/en-us/games/blindfold-ps4/  Game code provided by the publisher Created as a VR companion piece to indie title 1979 Revolution: Black Friday, Blindfold is a very brief but sobering experience....

Control: review

Control: review

Sep 9, 2019

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbone, PC Unleashed: Out Now (PC TBC) Publisher: 505 Games Developer: Remedy Players: 1 Site: https://www.remedygames.com/games/control/  Game code provided by PR If you think your first day at work felt strange and unfamiliar, you ain’t got nothin’ on Jesse Faden. Arriving at a building that initially...

The Gamer’s Brain: book review

The Gamer’s Brain: book review

Sep 2, 2019

Book provided by PR Published two years ago, but only very recently brought to our attention, The Gamer’s Brain: How Neuroscience and UX Can Impact Video Game Design is, in all honesty, a remarkable book. The author is firmly in the “video game” camp of insisting the term is two separate words, sadly, but that’s the only criticism that can be fairly...

Playbrush: toothbrush review (yes, really)

Playbrush: toothbrush review (yes, really)

Aug 23, 2019

Two Playbrush units and a press account with access to all games were provided by PR for the purposes of this review.  “Wait a minute”, I hear you say (my hearing’s pretty good). “Are you… are you reviewing a toothbrush?” No, of course not! I’m reviewing two toothbrushes. There is, of course, more to it than that. While gamification has...