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...

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...

Mark McMorris Infinite Air: hands-on

Mark McMorris Infinite Air: hands-on

Oct 18, 2016

Mark McMorris Infinite Air is the authentic/realistic snowboard game I didn’t know I wanted. If you’ve played SSX or Amped then you know what to expect, and if you’re a fan of EA’s Skate games then you’re in for a treat as it handles the board and tricks in the same way. Every trick and every turn of the board is mapped to the triggers and the left...

Horizon Zero Dawn: TGS hands-on preview

Horizon Zero Dawn: TGS hands-on preview

Sep 21, 2016

Of the non-VR games on offer at Tokyo Game Show, Horizon Zero Dawn was the most popular. The wait for the twenty minute demo rarely dipped below two hours on the press days, and I imagine it was a nightmare once the public joined the fray. It was a very straight forward demo that revealed nothing of the story. It was set in the middle of an autumnal looking...

Rez Infinite and Sony VR: TGS hands-on preview

Rez Infinite and Sony VR: TGS hands-on preview

Sep 19, 2016

Tokyo Game Show was my chance to try VR for the first time. It was at the top of my to-do list, but getting a hands-on proved more difficult than I anticipated. This years show was dominated by Virtual Reality and everyone and their mother wanted to try it. Appointments were hard to come by and queues were upwards of two hours. However, with a bit of...