Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze – review

Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze – review

Mar 1, 2014

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Retro Studios Players: 1-2 Site: http://donkeykong.nintendo.com/tropical-freeze/ Donkey Kong Country is a series that many feel an affinity for after the original Rare-developed trilogy, yet it’s one of the few that some agree doesn’t need nostalgia to appreciate it. After the...

Fixing Nintendo after the fall

Fixing Nintendo after the fall

Feb 5, 2014

While Nintendo have had a lot of success with the 3DS, they are struggling to sell the Wii U, even with the release of a top notch Super Mario game. So where did it all go so wrong, and what can they do to help turn things around? After the success of the Wii, Nintendo have banked a lot of cash, but then just sat on it like a grumpy old miser. If I were in...

How to Survive: review

How to Survive: review

Nov 13, 2013

Format: PC, PS3, 360, Wii U (coming later w/o online play) Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: 505 Games Developer: Eko Software Players: 1-2 local and online co-op Site: http://howtosurvivethegame.com/home.php/ Finally, a zombie game where you can escape the zombies for good! Yes, a game with Zombies that is about surviving and escaping; definitively escaping...

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag – review

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag – review

Nov 11, 2013

Format: PS3 (version reviewed), 360, PC, Wii U, PS4, Xbox One Unleashed: Out Now (PS3/360), November 22nd (PC/Wii U/PS4/Xbox One) Publisher: Ubisoft Developer: Ubisoft (multiple studios) Players: 1 (offline), 2-8 (online) Site: assassinscreed.ubi.com Black Flag addresses some important criticisms of its predecessor, the most pressing of which was of course...

Sonic: Lost World – review

Sonic: Lost World – review

Oct 29, 2013

Format: Wii U (version reviewed), 3DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Sega Players: 1-2 (offline only) Site: http://www.sega.co.uk/soniclostworld/ Oh Sonic, how you effortlessly crush our dreams as though they were but hapless robots of Dr Robotnik’s creation. Those trailers looked so good. An obvious and welcome dollop of Mario...

New Wii U bundles announced

New Wii U bundles announced

Oct 17, 2013

Nintendo have announced three new Wii U bundles which will be released in Europe just in time for Christmas. The first bundle is the Mario & Luigi Premium Pack, which offers New Super Mario Bros U & New Super Luigi U with the Premium Wii U console, which has 32gb of storage and the black GamePad. Expect to see this bundle appear on shop shelves on 8th...