Destiny 2: beta impressions

Destiny 2: beta impressions

Jul 20, 2017

Many of you will be playing the beta already; while those itching to play, yet don’t have an early access code, can jump in tomorrow. If you want (another) taste of what to expect, or if you’re just interested to see somebody else’s take on it, stay a while. I’ll throw some words at you. Despite its runaway success, some people – including me –...

Beta watch this Destiny 2 video to get ready

Beta watch this Destiny 2 video to get ready

Jul 17, 2017

Are you excited about this new Destiny game? If so, you’re not alone. Lots of people talking about it on the interwebs. At least nine. The first game was phenomenally popular, and its sequel is on track to equal if not obliterate that success. If you’ve pre-ordered, then you’ll be able to start playing the beta tomorrow evening (on PS4) or the...

The Culling: Early Access review

The Culling: Early Access review

Jun 19, 2017

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PC Unleashed: Out Now (Early Access)  Publisher: Xaviant Developer: Xaviant Players: 16 (online only) Site: http://theculling.com/ Game code provided by the developer Look carefully, and you’ll find some videogames on the market which allow you to play online with other people so that you can pretend-kill...

Xbox Culling to the faraway towns

Xbox Culling to the faraway towns

May 25, 2017

You may have heard of a game by the name of PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, affectionately known by the alcoholic-friendly acronym PUB. If you use your computer thingy for videogames, you may even have played it. Alas it is, at time of writing, not available to those in consoleland. Enter The Culling. Already available in Steam Early Access (as it has...

NBA Playgrounds: review

NBA Playgrounds: review

May 24, 2017

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PS4, Xbox One, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher:Mad Dog Games Developer: Saber Interactive Players: 1-2 Site: http://saber3d.com/portfolio_page/nba-playgrounds/ Game code provided by PR NBA Playgrounds is an odd little fella. It enjoys the blessing of the NBA – or the lawyers in charge of its franchising, at least –...

Jackbox Party Pack 3: review

Jackbox Party Pack 3: review

Apr 20, 2017

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PS4, Xbox One, PC, Mac, Android, Apple TV Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Jackbox Games Developer: Jackbox Games Players: 1-8 Site: http://jackboxgames.com/project/jbpp3/ Game code provided by PR The phrase “party game collection” is about as off-putting as the phrase “Michael Bay movie”, but that’s a...