Eisenhorn: Xenos – hands-on

Eisenhorn: Xenos – hands-on

Apr 18, 2016

Eisenhorn: Xenos is another of the multitude of Warhammer Fantasy and 40K games that has rather suddenly appeared (which is brilliant) as Games Workshop seems to be struggling a little in the physical world (which isn’t so brilliant). This time the license is based on a book (Eisenhorn Xenos, funnily enough) rather than being its own new-fangled story and...

Letter Quest: Grimm’s Journey Remastered – review

Letter Quest: Grimm’s Journey Remastered – review

Apr 8, 2016

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PS4, Vita, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: @DigeratiDM Developer: @thebaconbandits Players: 1 Site: http://www.letterquestgame.com/ Game code provided by the publisher “The pen is mightier than the sword”, as a wise man once said just before losing his first and last sword fight. The meaning behind this of course...

The Walking Dead: Michonne (episode 2 review)

The Walking Dead: Michonne (episode 2 review)

Mar 31, 2016

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PS4, PS3, 360, PC, Mac, iOS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Telltale Games Developer: Telltale Games Players: 1 Site: https://www.telltalegames.com/walkingdead/michonne/ Michonne’s miniseries got off to a strong start, with sharp writing married to a grim and brutal atmosphere befitting The Walking Dead. Michonne herself,...

République: review

République: review

Mar 28, 2016

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), iOS, Android, PC, Mac Unleashed: Out now Publisher: NIS America/Reef Entertainment (PS4), GungHo Online (Others) Developer: Camouflaj/Logan Games Players: 1 Site: https://camouflaj.com/ Game code provided by the publisher An ersatz underwater community cut off from the outside world, ruled with an iron fist by a man with...

Games market to be worth $100 billion by 2019 (apparently)

Games market to be worth $100 billion by 2019 (apparently)

Mar 15, 2016

We all want videogames, but videogames must be exchanged for money. Damn you, capitalism! Games ain’t cheap, either; especially if you play on consoles, which remains hideously unfair (anybody care to explain why the currently digital-only Hitman reboot is cheaper on PC than consoles?). The one good thing about paying for games, comrades, is that the...

Deserving games nominated for BAFTAs (also Until Dawn for story)

Deserving games nominated for BAFTAs (also Until Dawn for story)

Mar 10, 2016

“There’s nothing dafter than a BAFTA!”. That’s what the people never say. The thing about BAFTA, y’see, is that it’s a big, respectable organisation that finally started recognising videogames with awards in 2004. The 2016 winners will be announced on April 7th, and Dara “I don’t just do Mock The Week” O’Briain...