80 Days: review

80 Days: review

Oct 1, 2019

Format: Switch (version reviewed), mobile, PC, Mac Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Inkle Developer: Inkle Players: 1 Site: https://www.inklestudios.com/80days/  Game code provided by PR Games based on books are few and far between (the ones jumping on the bandwagon of a multimillion-dollar Hollywood adaptation absolutely do not count). This one,...

Playbrush: toothbrush review (yes, really)

Playbrush: toothbrush review (yes, really)

Aug 23, 2019

Two Playbrush units and a press account with access to all games were provided by PR for the purposes of this review.  “Wait a minute”, I hear you say (my hearing’s pretty good). “Are you… are you reviewing a toothbrush?” No, of course not! I’m reviewing two toothbrushes. There is, of course, more to it than that. While gamification has...

Nelly Cootalot: The Fowl Fleet – review

Nelly Cootalot: The Fowl Fleet – review

Jul 14, 2019

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PC, iOS, Android Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Application Systems London Developer: Alasdair Beckett-King Players: Site: http://www.nellycootalot.com/  Game code provided by PR Several years ago, it seemed as though point-and-click games were on the brink of extinction. They’ve made a steady yet strong...

The Stillness Of The Wind: review

The Stillness Of The Wind: review

Feb 7, 2019

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PC, iOS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Fellow Traveller Games Developer: Memory of God Players: 1 Site: http://fellowtraveller.games/games/the-stillness-of-the-wind/ Game code provided by the publisher A game that casts you as an elderly goat farmer is going to be very, very silly, or very, very serious. The Stillness Of...

The Stillness Of The Wind blows in next week

The Stillness Of The Wind blows in next week

Jan 30, 2019

Vane may have turned out to be a crushing disappointment, but there’s another indie game just around the corner so full of promise, it just might pop. Originally announced as a PC-only game, The Stillness Of The Wind will also be available for iOS and that hero of indies, the Switch, when it launches next Thursday, 7th February. Published by Fellow Traveller...

HoPiKo: review

HoPiKo: review

Jan 29, 2019

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PC, Mac, iOS, Android, PS4, Xbox One Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Merge Games Developer: Laser Dog Players: 1 Site: http://www.hopiko-game.com/ Game code provided by the publisher HoPiKo sounds like it could be a breed of Pokemon, but in actual fact it is a speedrunner puzzle game from developer Laser Dog, where you control...