Kirby and the Rainbow Paintbrush: review

Kirby and the Rainbow Paintbrush: review

May 23, 2015

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: HAL Laboratory Players: 1-4 (offline only) Site: https://www.nintendo.co.uk/Games/Wii-U/Kirby-and-the-Rainbow-Paintbrush-893013.html Game code provided by the publisher When we first saw this game, our first thought was of the criminally ignored Ivy The Kiwi?. While Ivy is guided solely by...

My life as a gamer dad

My life as a gamer dad

May 16, 2015

Having become a father just shy of four years ago, the time I get to play games has been somewhat reduced today, compared to my responsibility-free younger years. However, I still save a few hours throughout the week for my favourite hobby, and have just recently introduced my son to the delights of Nintendo’s catalogue of games on the Wii U. Seeing his...

Banjo-Threeie in All But Name – Yooka-Laylee

Banjo-Threeie in All But Name – Yooka-Laylee

May 2, 2015

Yooka-Laylee is a spiritual successor to the fondly remembered and still available 3D platformer Banjo-Kazooie series that has not seen a new game since the polarizing Banjo Kazooie: Nuts and Bolts. It’s being made by Ex-Rare staff at Playtonic Games and funded through Kickstarter, which has surpassed the £1,000,000 (which is $1,513,850...

Bamco release trailers & dates for Godzilla, Tales of Zestiria, more

Bamco release trailers & dates for Godzilla, Tales of Zestiria, more

Apr 16, 2015

Remember kids, it’s Bandai Namco now – not Namco Bandai, as the world had gotten used to calling the company. Anyhoo, Bamco have today released a whole bag of trailers and dates for some of its 2015 roster, such as the new Godzilla game: Lookee: Godzilla, Mecha Godzilla, Mothra, the other one… Fan favourites present and correct, with the promise...

Pazuru: review

Pazuru: review

Apr 2, 2015

Format: 3DS (eShop) Unleashed: Out now (EU), TBC (US) Publisher: Joindots Developer: Moragami Players: 1 Site: http://www.pazuru-game.com/ Game code provided by the publisher We all like surprises, right? Well, the nice sort of surprises, anyway. Thinking some lout dropped a dog poo in your shopping bag before realising that actually a delicious chocolate...

1912 Titanic Mystery: review

1912 Titanic Mystery: review

Mar 31, 2015

Format: 3DS/DS (DSiWare, version reviewed), PC Unleashed: Out now Publisher: Joindots Developer: Ocean Media Players: 1 Site: https://www.nintendo.co.uk/Games/Nintendo-DSiWare/Titanic-Mystery-979465.html Game code provided by the publisher This is a hidden object game nowaitcomeback. Available for a while on PC, it’s now been released on DSiWare,...