Red Dead Redemption 2 doesn’t know how to handle realism

Red Dead Redemption 2 doesn’t know how to handle realism

Nov 10, 2018

Like most people in possession of a PS4 or Xbone, I’m currently playing through Red Dead Redemption 2. That game has an incredible, generation-defining open world that is unlikely to be surpassed for at least a decade. It is also a fundamentally flawed experience. One does not preclude the other, nor does this fact mean RDR2 is anything less than amazing...

Nickelodeon Kart Racers: review

Nickelodeon Kart Racers: review

Nov 5, 2018

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Switch, Xbone Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Maximum Games Developer: Bamtang Games Players: 1-4 (offline only) Site: https://www.playstation.com/en-us/games/nickelodeon-kart-racers-ps4/ The best thing about this game bringing together characters from SpongeBob, Rugrats, Ninja Turtles, and Hey Arnold is – arguably –...

LEGO DC Super-Villains launch trailer causes mayhem

LEGO DC Super-Villains launch trailer causes mayhem

Oct 12, 2018

Warner Bros Interactive Interactive Entertainment have released a new trailer for TT Games’ LEGO DC Super-Villains. The game showcases the chaos of a world without superheroes, as the super-villains seek to take over and unleash mayhem. The game lets you create your own fully customisable super-villain complete with their own signature super power to...

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 requires monstrous day one patch

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 requires monstrous day one patch

Oct 12, 2018

If you’ve bought the disc version of Activision’s Call of Duty Black Ops IIII, we have bad news for you, as you can expect to download a massive 50GB patch as soon as you insert the disc in your console of choice. Maybe you’re twiddling your thumbs waiting for it to download right now. While the game’s new Blackout – Battle Royale...

Kingdom Hearts III: hands-on preview

Kingdom Hearts III: hands-on preview

Oct 4, 2018

The trilogy more than ten games in the making will finally be complete early next year. The Kingdom Hearts series (and its numerous rereleases) has spanned the PlayStation consoles from 2 to 4. They’ve covered Nintendo handhelds from the Gameboy Advance up to the 3DS. They’ve made appearances on the PSP, cellphones, and browser games. Seventeen years since...

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice: hands-on preview

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice: hands-on preview

Sep 30, 2018

I was bloody awful at Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. I lined up for well over two hours just so I could embarrass myself, dying over and over again. To make matters worse, at least one member of the dev team was watching my pathetic attempts to progress through his game. Just a terrible experience all round. The game seemed pretty good though. As you probably...