If the Shu fits… (port it in January)

If the Shu fits… (port it in January)

Dec 14, 2017

As you may have seen from Nintendo’s Nindies showcase earlier in the year, the Switch is set to be the latest Shu box. The Shu’s on the other foot now, eh? Or console. Whatever. The initial announcement was laced with anticipation, and set tongues wagging. Developer Coatsink has put its heart and sole into the port, announcing that they’ve achieved 60fps...

Dear Santa, CG wants…

Dear Santa, CG wants…

Dec 13, 2017

As we all know, Father Christmas (or Santa Claus, or Pere Noel, or Sinterklaas, or whatever; like Satan, he has many names) is a being of ineffable power. Bending the very fabric of space-time to his will, he delivers a staggering volume and variety of presents to children across the entire planet in a single night. He knows what to give them – and whether or...

Back 2 Backlog: Blackwood Crossing, NBA 2K18, Super Mario Run

Back 2 Backlog: Blackwood Crossing, NBA 2K18, Super Mario Run

Dec 11, 2017

Back 2 Backlog is our new, irregular-in-several-senses feature where we put three mini-reviews on one page; reviews of games released over the last year or so that we didn’t cover at the time, but that we now have an urge to say something about. Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbone, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: PaperSeven Developer:...

Worms W.M.D: Switch review

Worms W.M.D: Switch review

Dec 8, 2017

  Format: Switch (version reviewed), PC (previously reviewed), PS4, Xbox One, Mac Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Team 17 Developer: Team 17 Players: 1-6 Site: http://www.team17.com/games/worms-wmd/ Game code provided by the publisher UPDATE (10/02/2018): Worms has patched in the Switch’s video recording, so now you can record all of the fun goofs...

Human Fall Flat: review

Human Fall Flat: review

Dec 7, 2017

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PC, Xbox One, PS4 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Curve Digital Developer: No Brakes Games Players: 1-2 (1-8 on PC) Site: http://www.nobrakesgames.com/human/ Game code provided by PR Human Fall Flat is but one of many physics based puzzle games that you’ve probably already heard of; mostly because it’s been...

Back 2 Backlog: Prey, Agents of Mayhem, Phantom Trigger

Back 2 Backlog: Prey, Agents of Mayhem, Phantom Trigger

Dec 5, 2017

Back 2 Backlog is our new, irregular-in-several-senses feature where we put three mini-reviews on one page; reviews of games released over the last year or so that we didn’t cover at the time, but that we now have an urge to say something about. Format: PC (version reviewed), Xbox One, PS4 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Bethesda Softworks Developer:...