Yooka-Layle-E3 Trailer

Yooka-Layle-E3 Trailer

Jun 6, 2016

E3 is a coming and what better way to celebrate the onslaught of news, hands-ons, teasers, announcements, announcements of announcements, faux footage and numerous other half truths, than a dose of the new reality of games; a Kickstarted game on the show floor for a genre that E3 stalwarts would like you to think was dead. E3 seems to be a changing; as its...

Star Fox Guard: review

Star Fox Guard: review

May 2, 2016

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo/Platinum Games Players: 1 Site: http://www.nintendo.co.uk/Games/Wii-U-download-software/Star-Fox-Guard-1091572.html Game code provided by the publisher At 2014’s E3, Nintendo stepped out of character to show off two games which were little more than proof-of-concept demos....

Star Fox Zero: review

Star Fox Zero: review

Apr 26, 2016

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo/Platinum Games Players: 1-2 (offline only) Site: http://starfoxzero.nintendo.com/ Game code provided by the publisher “Don’t knock it until you’ve tried it” is an oft-used phrase (in certain areas of Blighty, at least). It might not be the best attitude to take...

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...