Resistance: Burning Skies: review

Resistance: Burning Skies: review

Jun 25, 2012

Format: Vita Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Developer: Nihilistic Software Players: 1 (campaign), 2-8 (multiplayer) Site: http://uk.playstation.com/resistancebs/ Let’s get to the crunch; the controls in general are excellent. Aiming, moving, zooming all feels very natural. It’s comfortable, and no cramp develops....

Grumpy Gurevitz: What is it like to live with a PS Vita?

Grumpy Gurevitz: What is it like to live with a PS Vita?

Mar 25, 2012

The web has been full of Vita reviews. The vast majority arrived before the device’s release so lacked real world testing with full launch titles, PSP backwards compatibility testing and experience of network services. I’ve been living with my PS Vita since launch and it’s become my constant travelling companion, so I have more than adjusted to...

Super Mario 3D Land: review

Super Mario 3D Land: review

Feb 6, 2012

Format:3DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo Players: 1 Site: http://www.nintendo.co.uk Wii based Galaxy titles have introduced a new level of inventiveness to the Mario formula; so how have Nintendo kept a balance between traditional 2D Mario gameplay, Galaxy style gameplay, and the 3DS’ form factor? Well, they have gone back...

PSVita: London Preview

PSVita: London Preview

Dec 1, 2011

We are heading into London to a Sony event where they are showing off the PSVita. Sony has huge hopes for this powerful, hardcore gamer-centric portable system. So they should too. As much as there is huge demand for both casual and social games on phones and tablets, it is clear that high quality, hardcore games struggle on those platforms; partially due to...

Grumpy Gurevitz: Does anyone know if the 3DS is ready to use yet?

Grumpy Gurevitz: Does anyone know if the 3DS is ready to use yet?

Aug 1, 2011

It says something when the best reason to switch on a games console is to see if that firmware update you have been waiting for has actually been released yet. Normally this level of excitement might be associated with a never quite on schedule Blackberry release, or possibly the once a year Xbox Live update. However, my first few months of owning a 3DS was...