Game ‘n’ Match wants to help you decide what to play next

Game ‘n’ Match wants to help you decide what to play next

Mar 20, 2013

  There’s a new kid in town. He’s got some pretty crazy ideas, and he’s still a bit green around the gills; but dagnabit, it seems like maybe he’s on to something. The kid in question goes by the name of gamenmatch.com, and he’s gonna do his best to tell you about the games you never knew you wanted to play. We’re not...

HMV employee live-tweets mass sacking (using the company account)

HMV employee live-tweets mass sacking (using the company account)

Jan 31, 2013

Whenever a big-name chain store goes into administration and/or ceases to exist, it’s easy for selfish human nature to take over; for us to think more about the fact that we won’t be able to go shopping there any more. How sad, we say, that people will lose their jobs. This fact is easily forgotten, or at least pushed into the background whenever the...

Wii & DS: Fun for all

Wii & DS: Fun for all

Aug 28, 2012

Brought to you in conjunction with Argos It annoys me when people dismiss Nintendo consoles as “for kids”. The obvious high points of series such as Mario, Zelda and Metroid aside, they’ll often carry lovably quirky titles that will never see the light of day on Sony or Microsoft machines. Nonetheless, few would deny that the Wii and DS are the most...

Introducing the world’s best app (because we’re in it)

Introducing the world’s best app (because we’re in it)

Aug 7, 2012

“I read the news today, oh boy/all videogames related in a brand new app, which was awesome” as The Beatles once sang. This drug-addled dream has now come true, thanks to Appy Gamer – the latest news dooberry from world-famous app craftspeople Mobiles Republic. There are three main reasons to download this for your iPhone, iPad, Android phone or...

The Amazing Spider-Man: review

The Amazing Spider-Man: review

Aug 3, 2012

Format: PS3 (version reviewed), 360, 3DS, Wii, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Activision Developer: Beenox Players: 1 Site: http://www.theamazingspidermangame.com/ The Amazing Spider-Man is a movie tie-in game. Expectations successfully lowered? Good. Let’s begin. Set not long after where the new movie leaves off, Spider-Man has defeated The Lizard...

European Games Award: Vote! Vote now! VOTE WE SAID!!

European Games Award: Vote! Vote now! VOTE WE SAID!!

Jul 24, 2012

If you love videogames, Europe, awards and 90% perfect English then boy, do we have the perfect news item for you! Introducing the European Games Award. Yes, Award, just the one. Maybe they break it into pieces or something. Nominees are chosen from the highest-ranking titles on sites such as Metacritic and Gamerankings, then members of the great unwashed (such...