Civilization V Review

Civilization V Review

Sep 29, 2010

Format: PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: 2K Games Developer: Firaxis Games Players: 1-12 Site: www.civilization5.com Civilization is one of PC gaming’s longest running series and certainly one of the most beloved. A combination of military strategy, exploration, diplomacy, history and empire building, in many ways it is remarkable how little has...

Civilization V – The pain of waiting

Civilization V – The pain of waiting

Sep 21, 2010

Since last week’s demise of APB I have found myself in the curious position of not really having a game to play, or at least devote a significant portion of my free time to. Sure I could revisit old gems; but when it comes to games that I truly love, I tend to play them to a point of over familiarity, where every line of dialogue is memorised and the...

APB: review

Format: PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Realtime Worlds Developer: Realtime Worlds Players: Massively Multiplayer Site: www.apb.com/ APB (All Points Bulletin) is the hotly anticipated MMO from Dundee based developers Realtime Worlds – best known for Crackdown on Xbox 360 – and the brainchild of creative director Dave Jones. Jones is known in the...

MCM Expo: Transformers – War for Cybertron Hands-on

Transformers traditionally in the world of gaming can be described as little other than disappointing. A series about robots that can turn into cars, tanks and jet fighters on paper sounds like a perfect match for our electronic past-time. But despite a slew of Transformers games over the years, they have been mostly awful, with the 2004 PS2 Transformers game...

MCM Expo: Quantum Theory – Hands On

Quantum Theory, coming from Tecmo Koei, isn’t – as one might reasonably assume from its title – a science based text adventure, nor does it attempt to revolutionise gaming using Bohrs idea that the motion in an atomic system is quantized, or discrete. No, this is a game about guns and hard-cases, perhaps a safer move in terms of gaming...