Beach Buggy Racing: Nintendo Switch review

Beach Buggy Racing: Nintendo Switch review

Sep 21, 2017

Format: Switch Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Vector Unit Developer: Vector Unit Players: 1-4 (offline only) Site: http://www.vectorunit.com/beach-buggy-racing/ Game code provided by the developer Do you like beaches? Do you like buggies? Do you like racing? Then pay attention! Beach Buggy Racing may not feature many of the eponymous sand-traversing...

Grumpy Gurevitz: Microsoft could outflank Sony (with Nintendo’s help)

Grumpy Gurevitz: Microsoft could outflank Sony (with Nintendo’s help)

Sep 19, 2017

Yes, you read that right. With Nintendo’s help, Microsoft could outflank Sony. Right now, Sony has a commanding lead when it comes to the home console market. Sure, when it comes to the USA, Microsoft are still there in the thick of it. They are making great strides in parts of the UK but, truth be told, Europe has abandoned the Xbox One and Japan never gave...

Thimbleweed Park is coming to Switch!

Thimbleweed Park is coming to Switch!

Sep 13, 2017

We *checks notes* really liked *checks notes again* Thimblewood Thimbleweed Park the hottest new point and click adventure game developed by Terrible Toybox. Terrible Toybox is headed up by one of the creators of Monkey Island! No not the one that knows Jack Black! The other one! No not the one that shares a name with an author who specialises in the...

FIFA 18 shows off slick new skills in new trailer

FIFA 18 shows off slick new skills in new trailer

Aug 30, 2017

EA kicked off their Gamescom conference with a new trailer showcasing gameplay for the football juggernaut that is FIFA 18. The 90 second trailer shows off the skills of Real Madrid’s Ronaldo, Atlético Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann and several other stars of the footballing world.  FIFA 18 also features many improvements over last year’s...

Splatfests we need to see

Splatfests we need to see

Aug 6, 2017

I was basically in love with the original Splatoon (R.I.P. Wii U), and the sequel has earned every last one of its phenomenal sales. The regular Splatfests – where players can pick one of two sides, then battle it out online in a meta game to determine a winner – are now established as a series tradition. Past choices have seen players compete in ice cream...

E3 2017: Final thoughts

E3 2017: Final thoughts

Aug 3, 2017

E3 is well behind us now, but distance gives us a new perspective. While the last few years have seen some pretty huge shock announcements, I’ve got to say this year was pretty tame in comparison. All the shows were pretty good, but there wasn’t the wow factor of, say, a Shenmue 3 or Final Fantasy VII Remake announcement from previous years. The...