Fire Emblem Warriors: review

Fire Emblem Warriors: review

Nov 7, 2017

Format: Switch (version reviewed), New 3DS/2DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo, Koei Tecmo Developer: Team Ninja, Intelligent Systems, Omega Force Players: 1-2 Site: https://fireemblemwarriors.nintendo.com/ Game purchased by reviewer Fire Emblem Warriors is exactly what you’d expect from a Warriors game. Scratch that; it’s exactly what you’d...

(not so) Grumpy Gurevitz: Gamers, gamers, everywhere!

(not so) Grumpy Gurevitz: Gamers, gamers, everywhere!

Nov 2, 2017

Wow, what a year so far. Is this a golden year in gaming? Let’s see what we have here, in our little gaming industry. We have, a choice of not one but two PlayStation 4 consoles, and the same for the Xbox Platform. PC is still going strong, with a ton of specialist gaming-tailored solutions, from cool chassis options to game-centric GPUs such as the AMD...

The Binding of Isaac Afterbirth +: Switch review

The Binding of Isaac Afterbirth +: Switch review

Oct 16, 2017

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PC, PS4, Vita, Xbone, Wii U, 3DS, iOS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Headup Games (Switch), Nicalis (everything else) Developer: Nicalis Players: 1-4 (offline only) Site: http://bindingofisaac.com/ Game cartridge provided by the publisher Prince taught us what it sounds like when doves cry. It’s sort of “HEEEE!” if...

RPG Maker FES: review

RPG Maker FES: review

Jul 14, 2017

Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: NIS America Developer: Kadokawa Games Players: 1 Site: http://nisamerica.com/games/rpg-maker-fes/ Game provided by the distributor PC gamers have had a wide selection of make-your-own-game programs (of varying quality) for many, many years; not to mention all those modding tools. The LittleBigPlanet series was a...

Seán’s Six Favourite Games of 2016

Seán’s Six Favourite Games of 2016

Jan 5, 2017

Christmas is gone, New Year’s morn has come and gone, and we’ve left that shambling horror of 2016 well and truly behind. Now we must be engulfed by the horrific, gaping maw that is 2017. Happy New Year everyone! There are always silver linings though; 2016 had some fabulous games in many genres and between the Black Friday sales and Christmas sales their...

Imagining a better vidyagames industry for 2017

Imagining a better vidyagames industry for 2017

Jan 2, 2017

As we all hold hands and rejoice at the death of 2016, avoiding with all our might recognition of the fact that 2017 will be the year that hands an enormous arsenal of nuclear weapons to a far-right mentally unstable man-baby, let’s take some time to imagine a better world. A world where consumers make the games industry work for them, rather than the other...