Project Resistance: hands-on TGS 2019 preview

Project Resistance: hands-on TGS 2019 preview

Sep 16, 2019

Project Resistance was a surprise. Announced just a few days in advance of Tokyo Game Show, it was a welcome addition to what was shaping up to be a very limited selection of demos at Capcom. The initial announcement offered only the basic details. I understood the premise, but everything else was a mystery to me. This made for a nice change, going into a demo...

Devil May Cry 5: hands-on preview

Devil May Cry 5: hands-on preview

Sep 25, 2018

Capcom had another strong showing at this year’s Tokyo Game Show. Last year it was all about the Monster Hunter World demos; this time the focus was on Resident Evil 2 Remake and Devil May Cry 5. The double-scenario RE2 demo was excellent, but it was the stylish Devil May Cry 5 that took centre stage at Capcom’s booth. DMC 5, the first mainline DMC in a...

Monster Hunter World: review

Monster Hunter World: review

Feb 8, 2018

Format: Xbone (version reviewed), PS4, PC Unleashed: Out Now (Xbone, PS4), TBC (PC) Publisher: Capcom Developer: Capcom Players: 1 (offline), 1-4 (online) Site: http://www.monsterhunterworld.com/uk/ Game code provided by Xbox Monster Hunter is one of those franchises that its fans fall utterly in love with – piling many dozens, or even a few hundred,...

Street Fighter Charity Album

Street Fighter Charity Album

Jun 22, 2017

Street Fighter is practically a religion for some people, and the series itself sits amongst the most highly-respected and well received games of all time. The fighting game scene has had its share of well publicised downsides, so it’s a breath of fresh air to be able to talk about something that’s not just good but genuinely great coming from the...

Street Fighter V gives us chills

Street Fighter V gives us chills

Feb 10, 2017

It’s all Systemas go in Street Fighter V come February 28th with the Queen of cold, Colin… Kolin! From Russia. She is an expert at the Russian martial art of Systema (which is a real thing), which lets you shoot frigid blasts and icicles (may not occur when practicing it in real life). It also presumably involves hacking your emails and a campaign of...