S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Call of Pripyat: review

 Format: PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: bitComposer Games Developer: GSC Gameworld Players: 1 (single-player) 2-12 (multi-player) Site: http://cop.stalker-game.com/ The third game in the successful pervert simulation series is finally here… wait no… that was probably just a dream. Ahem, anyway Stalker: Call of Pripyat is the latest...

Mass Effect 2 Deconstructed: Part Two

In the first part of this article we looked at some of the ways in which Mass Effect may have fallen flat or disappointed. But in part two we plan to set the record straight, Mass Effect 2 is a fantastic game brimming with good ideas and excellent writing. A few mistakes or missteps along the way don’t change that. As with the previous part of the article,...

Mass Effect 2 Deconstructed: Part One

Mass Effect 2 Deconstructed: Part One

Feb 18, 2010

This article is SPOILER-HEAVY, if you’ve yet to play the game, then go buy it and do so immediately. That is, unless you’re a PS3 only kind of person, in which case you should probably go and wallow in your bitter tears (or just replay Uncharted 2). Mass Effect 2 is a big game, in every sense of the word. In terms of content, it’s by most...

Mass Effect 2: review

Format: PC (version reviewed), Xbox 360 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: EA Games Developer: Bioware Players: 1 Site: http://masseffect.bioware.com/ Last year Bioware gave us in Dragon Age, what some consider to be one of the best western RPGs of the decade, if not of all time. Dragon Age went back to Bioware’s roots to give us an old-school RPG,...

Colin McRae: DiRT 2: PC Review

Format: PC (Version reviewed), 360, PS3, Wii, PSP, DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Codemasters Developer: Codemasters Players: 1-8 Site: http://www.dirt2game.com/ DiRT 2 is the seventh instalment in the long running Colin McRae series and despite the Rally legend’s untimely death in 2007, the franchise shows no signs of slowing down. The DiRT series...