Resident Evil 2 Remake: hands-on preview

Resident Evil 2 Remake: hands-on preview

Sep 23, 2018

It’s been twenty years since I last played Resident Evil 2. Twenty years since I sold my Sega Saturn and games to fund the purchase of a PlayStation and a copy of RE2. A desperate act for a SEGA diehard, but I had to play the new RE. It was well worth it. Twenty years later, and Capcom are rebuilding RE2 from the ground up. It’s not a remaster; it’s an...

For Honor: catchup review

For Honor: catchup review

Sep 11, 2018

Format: Xbox One (Reviewed), PC, PS4 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Ubisoft Developer: Ubisoft Players: 1-8 Site: https://forhonor.ubisoft.com/game/en-gb/home/ With the release of the Marching Fire expansion just on the horizon, it’s worth digging into For Honor and what’s good and not so good about it. Over time it’s shown itself to...

Battlefield V no longer taking COD on head-on

Battlefield V no longer taking COD on head-on

Sep 1, 2018

EA has announced that Battlefield V will no longer be coming out on October 19th, but will arrive a month later on November 20th. With the game previously being wedged between Black Ops 4 and Red Dead Redemption 2, it makes sense for them to give the game a bit of breathing room. In a blog post Oskar Gabrielson, the general manager of developer DICE, said:...

There’s no “I” in stream

There’s no “I” in stream

Aug 26, 2018

Let’s get the important bit out of the way first. Yes the title is a desperate and terrible pun, and no, it doesn’t tell people what the piece is about. I like writing these sorts of godawful jokes, and it’s a habit that’s only gotten worse since people started paying me to write them. I was going to go with ‘stream if you wanna go...

1979 Revolution: Black Friday – review

1979 Revolution: Black Friday – review

Aug 13, 2018

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PS4, Xbone, PC, mobile Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Digerati Developer: iNK Stories Players: 1 Site: http://1979revolutiongame.com/ Game code provided by the publisher If you were given the opportunity to make your own videogame, chances are you wouldn’t look to the Iranian revolution of 1979 for...

Back 2 Backlog: Cat Quest, State of Decay 2, Hand of Fate 2

Back 2 Backlog: Cat Quest, State of Decay 2, Hand of Fate 2

Aug 1, 2018

Back 2 Backlog is our irregular-in-several-senses feature where we put three mini-reviews on one page; reviews of games released over the last year or so that we didn’t cover at the time, but that we now have an urge to say something about. Format: PC, Switch (reviewed), PS4 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: PQube Developer: The Gentlebros Players:...