Brawlout: Hands-on

Brawlout: Hands-on

May 5, 2017

Format: PC (version played), Xbox One, PS4 Unleashed: Out now in PC Early Access, Q3 2017 on consoles Publisher: Angry Mob Games Developer: Angry Mob Games Players: 1-8 (current build is 1-4) Site: http://www.brawlout.com/ Game code provided by PR So Brawlout is pretty darn good. It’s not Smash Bros for sure, but it’s got a lot of the...

Antihero: Hands-on

Antihero: Hands-on

May 4, 2017

Format: PC Unleashed: 12th July, but available in First access on itch.io Publisher: Versus Evil Developer: Tim Conkling Players: 1-2 Site: http://antihero-game.com/ Game code provided by PR Cor blimey guvna, Antihero sure is fun int it tho? I was jus’ mindin’ me own business an along comes this. Fievin sure don’t get much betta then...

Does player freedom automatically = good game?

Does player freedom automatically = good game?

Apr 12, 2017

It seems that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is already widely accepted not only as a strong contender for game of the year, but as a strong contender for one of the best games of all time. So tiny is the minority of people (who have actually played the game) that disagree, that I’m genuinely curious as to what they have in common. Two likely...

Quarantine: Early Access preview

Quarantine: Early Access preview

Feb 22, 2017

Format: PC (Early Access Build:Feb 15 2017) Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: 505 Games Developer: Sproing Players: 1 Site: http://playquarantine.com// Game code provided by PR Quarantine rhymes with Kolin… Anyway, if you can’t guess what Quarantine is about, then perhaps you are unfit for the task at hand, much like I was on my first attempt. A...

Grumpy Gurevitz: Can the Nintendo Switch succeed?

Grumpy Gurevitz: Can the Nintendo Switch succeed?

Jan 23, 2017

Let’s be honest; when Nintendo released the Wii, they had no idea it would go on to sell so many units (just over 100 million). Their previous two consoles had achieved 21 million and 32 million units each, which whilst ‘viable’ was hardly in line with their competitors at the time. Hence I do not believe that they thought the Wii was going to kick of the...

Seán’s Six Favourite Games of 2016

Seán’s Six Favourite Games of 2016

Jan 5, 2017

Christmas is gone, New Year’s morn has come and gone, and we’ve left that shambling horror of 2016 well and truly behind. Now we must be engulfed by the horrific, gaping maw that is 2017. Happy New Year everyone! There are always silver linings though; 2016 had some fabulous games in many genres and between the Black Friday sales and Christmas sales their...