Games market to be worth $100 billion by 2019 (apparently)

Games market to be worth $100 billion by 2019 (apparently)

Mar 15, 2016

We all want videogames, but videogames must be exchanged for money. Damn you, capitalism! Games ain’t cheap, either; especially if you play on consoles, which remains hideously unfair (anybody care to explain why the currently digital-only Hitman reboot is cheaper on PC than consoles?). The one good thing about paying for games, comrades, is that the...

Deserving games nominated for BAFTAs (also Until Dawn for story)

Deserving games nominated for BAFTAs (also Until Dawn for story)

Mar 10, 2016

“There’s nothing dafter than a BAFTA!”. That’s what the people never say. The thing about BAFTA, y’see, is that it’s a big, respectable organisation that finally started recognising videogames with awards in 2004. The 2016 winners will be announced on April 7th, and Dara “I don’t just do Mock The Week” O’Briain...

Lego Marvel Avengers: review

Lego Marvel Avengers: review

Feb 10, 2016

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PS4, PS3, 360, 3DS, Wii U, Vita, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Developer: TT Fusion/TT Games Players: 1-2 (offline only) Site: http://www.lego.com/en-us/marvelsuperheroes/marvels-avengers Game disc provided by PR Lego Marvel Superheroes is a tough act to follow. It’s funny, great fun to...

Barbie & Her Sisters Puppy Rescue: review

Barbie & Her Sisters Puppy Rescue: review

Jan 12, 2016

Format: 3DS (version reviewed), PS3, PC, Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Little Orbit Developer: Torus Games Players: 1 Site: http://www.littleorbit.com/barbie—her-sisters-puppy-rescue.html Game code provided by the publisher Have you ever watched Barbie: Life In The Dreamhouse? Probably not, if you’re not particularly young or you...

Minecraft Story Mode: episode 4 review

Minecraft Story Mode: episode 4 review

Jan 8, 2016

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PS4, PS3, 360, PC, Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Telltale Games Developer: Telltale Games Players: 1 Site: https://www.telltalegames.com/minecraftstorymode/ Game code provided by PR WARNING: Mild spoilers for episodes 1-3 ahead! Well, here we are; the fourth episode of Minecraft Story Mode, marking the end of the...

Xenoblade Chronicles X: review

Xenoblade Chronicles X: review

Jan 5, 2016

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Monolith Soft/Nintendo Players: 1 (offline), 1-4 (online) Site: http://xenobladechroniclesx.nintendo.com/ Game code provided by the publisher There are loads of RPGs that you can play on the Wii U; but almost all of them are virtual console retro titles, or Wii games (remember kids, Nintendo did...