Splatoon: review

Splatoon: review

Jun 10, 2015

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo Players: 1-2 (offline), 8 (online) Site: http://splatoon.nintendo.com/ Game purchased by the reviewer A certain corner of the internet criticises Nintendo relentlessly. This dark and smelly corner is full of people who for some reason believe that Nintendo keeps rehashing the same...

Magicka 2: Review

Magicka 2: Review

Jun 8, 2015

Format: PC (version reviewed), PS4, Linux Unleashed: Out Now (PC/PS4), Q3/4 2015 (Linux) Publisher: Paradox Interactive Developer: Pieces Interactive Players: 1-4 Site: http://www.magicka2.com/ Game codes provided by PR Magica Majika Majica Magicka 2 is – much like its predecessor – fun, chaotic and frustrating in a way that somehow manages to be an...

Life Is Strange episode 3: review

Life Is Strange episode 3: review

May 28, 2015

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PS4, PS3, 360, PC Unleashed: Out now Publisher: Square Enix Developer: Dontnod Entertainment Players: 1 Site: http://lifeisstrange.com/agegate.php Game purchased by reviewer On paper, Life Is Strange has the odds stacked against it. A time rewind mechanic, a choice and consequence system, an almost exclusively teenage...

Schrödinger’s Cat and the Raiders of the Lost Quark: review

Schrödinger’s Cat and the Raiders of the Lost Quark: review

May 25, 2015

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), PC, Xbox One Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Team 17 Developer: Italic Pig Players: 1 Site: http://italicpig.com/game/ Game code provided by the publisher It’s a common misconception that Schrödinger’s cat was meant to explain and support the fundamental ideas of quantum mechanics. In fact, Erwin Schrödinger created...

Kirby and the Rainbow Paintbrush: review

Kirby and the Rainbow Paintbrush: review

May 23, 2015

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: HAL Laboratory Players: 1-4 (offline only) Site: https://www.nintendo.co.uk/Games/Wii-U/Kirby-and-the-Rainbow-Paintbrush-893013.html Game code provided by the publisher When we first saw this game, our first thought was of the criminally ignored Ivy The Kiwi?. While Ivy is guided solely by...

Technobabylon: review

Technobabylon: review

May 21, 2015

Format: PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Wadjet Eye Games Developer: Technocrat Games Players: 1 Site: http://www.wadjeteyegames.com/games/technobabylon/ Game code provided by PR With Technobabylon, Wadjet Eye Games once again delves into the realm of science fiction, this time developed by the debuting Technocrat Games. Joining the likes of the excellent...