The Culling: Early Access review

The Culling: Early Access review

Jun 19, 2017

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PC Unleashed: Out Now (Early Access)  Publisher: Xaviant Developer: Xaviant Players: 16 (online only) Site: http://theculling.com/ Game code provided by the developer Look carefully, and you’ll find some videogames on the market which allow you to play online with other people so that you can pretend-kill...

Atari are making a new console

Atari are making a new console

Jun 16, 2017

Well, what it says up there, really. Atari have had a bit of an odd journey into the twenty first century. Their last games console was the Jaguar, inflicted onto the world at the end of 1993. Discontinued less than three years later, the machine crashed and burned spectacularly through a combination of high prices, unwanted add-ons, and a lack of quality...

TVPlayer: the free app for live, no-aerial TV on your Xbox One

TVPlayer: the free app for live, no-aerial TV on your Xbox One

Jun 13, 2017

Call me old fashioned – go ahead, really, I’ve been called much worse – but I prefer to watch TV programmes on, well… a TV. Same goes for movies. I know that in this brave new world of streaming, everybody is supposedly enjoying “content” for the most part on their tablets, laptops and phones; but the introduction of an app for consoles...

The Town of Light: review

The Town of Light: review

Jun 6, 2017

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), PC Unleashed: Out Now  Publisher: Wired Productions Developer: LKA.it Players: 1 Site: http://www.thetownoflight.com/ Game code provided by PR The exact origin of the idiom “walk a mile in somebody else’s shoes” may be lost to history, but it remains a simple yet effective reference to developing...

Last Day of June set for disappointing release date

Last Day of June set for disappointing release date

May 30, 2017

Come on. Seriously. If you were releasing a game called Last Day of June – or a film called Last Day of June, or a crisp flavour, or whatever – surely you would move heaven, Earth, and everything in between to ensure that the release date was June 30th. Wouldn’t you? We would. 505 Games still might but, as the press release says only “later in 2017”...