Wargroove: review

Wargroove: review

Aug 6, 2019

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Switch, Xbone, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Chucklefish Developer: Chucklefish Players: 1-4 Site: https://wargroove.com/  Game code provided by PR The PS4 may be late to the party but it is, by all accounts, a party worth turning up to at any hour. You can add our account to that, because we can confirm that...

Sairento: review

Sairento: review

Jul 12, 2019

Format: PSVR (version reviewed), Vive, Oculus Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Perp Games Developer: Mixed Realms Players: 1 (offline), 2 (online) Site: http://www.sairentovr.com/  Game code provided by the publisher Cowboy, pirate, and ninja. The holy trinity of fantasy jobs. Sairento hopes to sate your hunger for the last one on that list via...

Guilty Gear 20th Anniversary pack: review

Guilty Gear 20th Anniversary pack: review

May 29, 2019

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PS4, PC (Guilty Gear only) Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: PQube Developer: Arc System Works Players: 1-2 (Guilty Gear offline only, GG Accent Core offline & online) Site: http://pqube.co.uk/guilty-gear-anniversary/  Game codes provided by the publisher With its intricate yet never-quite-complete storytelling,...

Dangerous Driving: review

Dangerous Driving: review

Apr 19, 2019

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbone, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Three Fields Entertainment Developer: Three Fields Entertainment Players: 1 Site: http://www.threefieldsentertainment.com/our-games/dangerous-driving/ Game code provided by PR Remember when everybody got excited about last year’s remaster of the decade-old Burnout Paradise? It...

Trust vs fear in player engagement and monetisation

Trust vs fear in player engagement and monetisation

Mar 6, 2019

The industry has been desperately trying to convince consumers that they want exclusively online experiences for years. Despite EA’s much-publicised assertion that players don’t want single-player games anymore, this isn’t a new idea that publishers have been trying to force into ‘self fulfilling prophecy’ status. It’s not...

HoPiKo: review

HoPiKo: review

Jan 29, 2019

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PC, Mac, iOS, Android, PS4, Xbox One Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Merge Games Developer: Laser Dog Players: 1 Site: http://www.hopiko-game.com/ Game code provided by the publisher HoPiKo sounds like it could be a breed of Pokemon, but in actual fact it is a speedrunner puzzle game from developer Laser Dog, where you control...