Escape from Hyrule

Escape from Hyrule

Jul 6, 2017

Have you ever tried to escape from a room? Not in an “I accidentally locked myself in a room and must now escape it” sort of way but in a SAW kind of way but with far less fatal conclusions if you fail… or if you win. Okay, maybe not like SAW at all, but more like a room in a Zelda game where a fun puzzle must be completed before you can go on. Or...

Guys, guys, they’re releasing a game with a physical manual

Guys, guys, they’re releasing a game with a physical manual

Jul 3, 2017

Videogame packaging has evolved significantly over the years. It used to be all about the cardboard; the elders amongst you will remember that each new PC game used to come in a box the size of a moderately large caravan. Physical games (when you can find ’em) now come in pretty small packages. Small packages, sadly, with no physical game manual. Until...

Nights of Azure azuredly awarded a sequel

Nights of Azure azuredly awarded a sequel

Jun 29, 2017

Do you remember Nights of Azure? Probably not; it was a fairly low-key release, and we found it to be lacking in some important areas in our review. Nonetheless, it did some things right, and had some interesting ideas. We’re actually pleased to hear it’s getting a sequel, which we hope will tidy up the mistakes of the first game. Nights of Azure 2: Bride...

NBA Playgrounds: review

NBA Playgrounds: review

May 24, 2017

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PS4, Xbox One, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher:Mad Dog Games Developer: Saber Interactive Players: 1-2 Site: http://saber3d.com/portfolio_page/nba-playgrounds/ Game code provided by PR NBA Playgrounds is an odd little fella. It enjoys the blessing of the NBA – or the lawyers in charge of its franchising, at least –...

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 gets teaser trailer

LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 gets teaser trailer

May 17, 2017

Warner Bros and TT Games have just announced a new LEGO game, with the surprise unveiling of Marvel Super Heroes 2. The teaser trailer below, which was uploaded to the LEGO Marvel Facebook page, features the super cute Baby Groot along with Doctor Strange, with a full trailer promised for the 23rd May. The original LEGO Marvel Super Heroes was released back in...

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe flies off the starting grid

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe flies off the starting grid

May 2, 2017

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe has had a great launch in the UK and the US according to both Nintendo and Chart-Track, with the Nintendo Switch game being the first Nintendo-published title to reach the top of the UK sales charts since Pokémon White on the DS way back in 2011. The Mario Kart 8 Deluxe launch also came alongside another shipment of Nintendo Switch...