There’s no “I” in stream

There’s no “I” in stream

Aug 26, 2018

Let’s get the important bit out of the way first. Yes the title is a desperate and terrible pun, and no, it doesn’t tell people what the piece is about. I like writing these sorts of godawful jokes, and it’s a habit that’s only gotten worse since people started paying me to write them. I was going to go with ‘stream if you wanna go...

Anamorphine: review

Anamorphine: review

Aug 18, 2018

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), PC, PC VR, PSVR Unleashed: Out Now (PSVR patch TBA) Publisher: Artifact 5 Developer: Artifact 5 Players: 1 Site: https://anamorphine.com/ Game code provided by PR The term “walking simulator” is a bit of an odd one. It’s intrinsically misleading, but more interesting are people’s attitudes toward it....

1979 Revolution: Black Friday – review

1979 Revolution: Black Friday – review

Aug 13, 2018

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PS4, Xbone, PC, mobile Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Digerati Developer: iNK Stories Players: 1 Site: http://1979revolutiongame.com/ Game code provided by the publisher If you were given the opportunity to make your own videogame, chances are you wouldn’t look to the Iranian revolution of 1979 for...

Bomb Chicken: review

Bomb Chicken: review

Jul 12, 2018

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nitrome Developer: Nitrome Players: 1 Site: http://bombchickengame.com/ Game code provided by PR A game where you play as a chicken? That’s a bit of a hard sell. A game where you play as a chicken that lays bombs instead of eggs? Sounds like that’s eggsactly our sort of game. And, by...

Onrush: review

Onrush: review

Jun 19, 2018

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbone, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Deep Silver Developer: Codemasters Players: 1 (offline), 2-12 (online) Site: http://onrushgame.com/ Game disc provided by the distributor We’re all familiar with the concept of the Hero Shooter, right? A bright and colourful online FPS, where each character has fixed abilities and...