Fantasy Life: review

Fantasy Life: review

Sep 25, 2014

Format: 3DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Level-5 Players: 1 Site: https://www.nintendo.co.uk/Games/Nintendo-3DS/Fantasy-Life-899654.html When you think about it, RPGs tend to have a very narrow view of the world. Generally speaking, you’re the guy or gal (but usually guy) who goes out and kills things, and… that’s about...

Band Saga Kickstarter Needs Help to Hit the Road

Band Saga Kickstarter Needs Help to Hit the Road

Sep 17, 2014

Band Saga; you’d easily be able to forgive yourself for assuming that tis a Kickstarter for a chiptune album but that’s actually one of the finished aspects of this game. It’s a “Musical Action Roguelike” which sounds not unlike Beat Hazard (which is great btw) but judging by the videos and screenshots, it looks more like an isometric Binding of...

SteamWorld Dig: Wii U review

SteamWorld Dig: Wii U review

Sep 4, 2014

Format: Wii U (version reviewed), 3DS, PS4, Vita, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Image & Form Developer: Image & Form Players: 1 Site: steamworldgames.com/dig/ When mining platformer SteamWorld Dig launched on 3DS last year, there was a sense that perhaps it belonged on a home console. After skipping Nintendo with a PlayStation 4 port, the game has...

Hands-On: Coming Soon To 3DS

Hands-On: Coming Soon To 3DS

Jul 23, 2014

Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate Adam: My experience with Monster Hunter is very limited, so I can’t speak on any major changes made. I was impressed with the methodical gameplay though, it seems like it could really reward planning in the full game as each piece of equipment offers such varied strategy and execution. For example, we were put up against a large...

Squids Odyssey: 3DS review

Squids Odyssey:  3DS review

Jul 16, 2014

Format: 3DS (version reviewed), Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: The Game Bakers Developer: The Game Bakers Players: 1 Site: www.thegamebakers.com/games Squids have subtly infiltrated the public consciousness for a long time now. For years Mario has been bumping off their squishy heads, or using their ink to gain the upper hand in races; and we recently...

Hands-On: Sonic Boom

Hands-On: Sonic Boom

Jul 14, 2014

Adam: I was quite looking forward to Sonic Boom since its team is composed of people behind one of my favourite 3D platformers, Jak & Daxter. I figured that we might finally see the good Sonic game that’s been missing for varying lengths of time (depending on who you ask) thanks to a new team with new mechanics and a new take on Sonic. It certainly...