Trapped Dead Lockdown: review

Trapped Dead Lockdown: review

Apr 8, 2015

Format: PC (version reviewed), Mac, Linux, PS4, XB1 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Headup Games Developer: Bigmoon Studios Players: 1-4 Site: www.trappeddead.com/EN/ Game code provided by the publisher Trapped Dead: Lockdown is an attempt at taking the action RPG genre made popular by the Diablo series and injecting it with zombies. Taking on such a task was...

Bastion: review

Bastion: review

Jul 26, 2011

Format: XBLA, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Developer: Supergiant Games Players: 1 Site: http://supergiantgames.com/?page_id=242 “Proper story’s supposed to start at the beginning,” rumbles the narrator, as Bastion’s albino-haired hero slumbers on a chunk of rock in the sky. “Ain’t so...

Deconstruction of a JRPG Hero

Deconstruction of a JRPG Hero

Feb 14, 2011

The phrase ‘JRPG hero’ conjures up a certain image in your mind and, whilst I may not have every last detail, I have a pretty good idea of what you’re seeing in your mind’s eye right now. Young, male, probably blonde, sharp hair, almost certainly holding some sort of sword. It’s like I’ve ripped your head open and I’m...

Hellgate: London to Unleash Hell. Again.

Hell is returning to the streets of London this year. In Korea, that is. According to GameTab, HanbiSoft is revamping and rereleasing Hellgate: London, the only title from the now-extinct Flagship Studios. Hanbisoft acquired full rights to the title from Namco Bandai, who previously held publishing rights in the West. With complete control over the product and...