New Deus Ex trailer mishandles racism undertones

New Deus Ex trailer mishandles racism undertones

May 26, 2016

There’s been no such thing as a bad Deus Ex game so far – yes, that includes Invisible War, deal with it – and this is hopefully not a trend that Mankind Divided is set to buck. We’re looking forward to the next Deus Ex. That said, the above trailer makes us somewhat uncomfortable. It seems a bit stupid to make a live-action trailer for a game...

Worms W.M.D. hooks new trailer and infographic

Worms W.M.D. hooks new trailer and infographic

May 19, 2016

When you stop to think about it, there aren’t many long-standing game franchises left around; or at least, not many that aren’t now pale and shameful ghosts of their former selves. Worms, which first wriggled onto the scene via the Amiga back in 1995, continues its stroll through the 21st Century with Worms W.M.D, due for release “later this...

Gang Beasts Online: hands-on

Gang Beasts Online: hands-on

May 16, 2016

While multiplayer brawler Gang Beasts has enjoyed success in the living room since its Early Access release in 2014, fans have been clamouring for a way to throw their more physically distant friends into meat grinders and off oil rigs via an online mode. Boneloaf have finally begun to implement such functionality in Gang Beasts Online Beta, and we’ve had...

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter extensive PS4 footage

Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter extensive PS4 footage

May 13, 2016

Sherlock Holmes is no stranger to the world of games but, as you’ll see if you watch the video above, Frogwares are doing something a bit different with him this time around. We get a very good idea of what to expect here actually because, in addition to the PR-friendly commentary, we get over ten minutes of actual gameplay footage. No thirty seconds of...

Project CARS GOTY Edition: review

Project CARS GOTY Edition: review

May 11, 2016

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PS4, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Bandai Namco Developer: Slightly Mad Studios Players: 1 (offline), 2-16 (online) Site: http://www.projectcarsgame.com/ Game code provided by the publisher Project CARS is on a mission to keep it real. Not in a ‘middle aged man trying to appropriate outdated street...

Goetia: review

Goetia: review

May 4, 2016

Format: PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Square Enix Developer: Sushee Players: 1 Site: www.playgoetia.com/ Game code provided by the publisher Ghost stories have made for some great video games in the years following their resurgence thanks to the likes of Amnesia: The Dark Descent, but they haven’t seen much of a shift out of the first person puzzle...