Tales from the Borderlands – Episode 1: review

Tales from the Borderlands – Episode 1: review

Dec 18, 2014

Format: PC (version reviewed), OS X, iOS, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Vita Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Telltale Games Developer: Telltale Games Players: 1 Site: https://www.telltalegames.com/talesfromtheborderlands/ Pandora is an insane place, full of madness, murder and a way of life that teaches resilience through harsh conditions. Of course, in...

Stoic on The Banner Saga, Kickstarter, & mobile gaming

Stoic on The Banner Saga, Kickstarter, & mobile gaming

Dec 3, 2014

The name is extremely confusing, and probably makes you think it’s associated with Candy Crush (or so King would have you believe), but the non-idiotic amongst you will know that it is not. The Banner Saga is, in Stoic’s own words, “an epic role-playing game inspired by Viking legend”. It released to a huge wave of good press on PC, and...

BlackMoon remembers The Few in their upcoming Battle of Britain RTS

BlackMoon remembers The Few in their upcoming Battle of Britain RTS

Jan 17, 2013

The Few is an RTS due later this year for iOS, PC & Mac set during World War II. Specifically, it concentrates on the Battle of Britain – a crucial point in the war often ignored by games set in the era. The game is being developed by Polish indie house BlackMoon Design – with our very own Grumpy Gurevitz helping out on sound duties via his 2002 Studios....

Squids Wild West: review

Squids Wild West: review

Jul 13, 2012

Format: Android, PC, Mac, iOS (reviewed on iPod Touch) Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: The Game Bakers Developer: The Game Bakers Players: 1 Site: http://www.squidsthegame.com/ After devouring the cherry atop Squids (The Game Bakers’ first delicacy), we sat back with a pleased expression on my face. “That was a satisfying and delicious turn-based...

Squids: review

Squids: review

Jul 11, 2012

Format: Android, PC, Mac, iOS (reviewed on iPod Touch) Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: The Game Bakers Developer: The Game Bakers Players: 1 Site: http://www.squidsthegame.com/ Navigating the iOS and Android marketplaces is like wading through a heavily polluted coral reef: every step feels grimier than the last, but there are pearls glimmering just beneath the...