The best & worst of gaming’s potential, via Bioshock Infinite

The best & worst of gaming’s potential, via Bioshock Infinite

Apr 9, 2013

Although it’s not the flawless masterpiece that PR lapdogs say it is, Bioshock Inifinite is a brilliant game that you should buy if you can. This piece was originally going to be a counterweight to the relentless gushing praise found in most reviews; but lately, the game has suffered something of a (largely undeserved) backlash from a vocal minority. That in...

Bioshock Infinite: review

Bioshock Infinite: review

Apr 8, 2013

Format: PC (version reviewed), 360, PS3 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: 2K Games Developer: Irrational Games Players: 1 Site: http://www.bioshockinfinite.com/ To many people the original Bioshock was a prime example of a fantastic gaming experience – a masterpiece of well executed gaming, mood, plot and environment. It made a city under the sea...

Borderlands 2 Captain Scarlett and her Pirate’s Booty DLC out now

Borderlands 2 Captain Scarlett and her Pirate’s Booty DLC out now

Oct 16, 2012

Finished Borderlands 2 yet? We’re 64 hours in and still have plenty of bandit blood to squeeze out of its sponge-like core of awesomeness. Still, that hasn’t stopped Gearbox releasing the game’s first major DLC package that certainly looks to be more impressive than a few skins and horse armour. Titled Captain Scarlett and her Pirate’s Booty, it looks...

Borderlands 2 downloadable via PSN at launch

Borderlands 2 downloadable via PSN at launch

Sep 14, 2012

If you’re the sort of person who desperately wants to play Borderlands 2 but dislikes the very idea of driving to a silly retail outlet in order to purchase it, we have splendid news. The violent world of Pandora can be downloaded straight from the PlayStation Network come September 21st, sharing the same release date as its physical counterpart. Either...

Spec Ops: The Line: Review

Spec Ops: The Line: Review

Jul 6, 2012

Format: 360 (version reviewed), PS3, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: 2K Games Developer: Yager Players: 1 (offline), 2-8 (online) Site: http://www.specopstheline.com/   Spec Ops: The Line is a difficult game to judge. In many ways it is a remarkable examination of the military shooter genre and yet in other ways it panders to the same conventions it...