Shenmue I & II are re-releases, not remasters (but still, yay!)

Shenmue I & II are re-releases, not remasters (but still, yay!)

Apr 20, 2018

It’s been rumoured for years, but Sega finally confirmed that Shenmue I & II are being re-released on the Xbox One, PS4 and PC, and will be coming out later in the year. The package is however not a remaster or remake, but a port of the original games with a few enhancements. Both games will be available in a single package, and will ‘remain...

Watch Dogs 2: review

Watch Dogs 2: review

Dec 9, 2016

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbox One, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Ubisoft Developer: Ubisoft Montreal Players: 1 + online multiplayer Site: http://watchdogs.ubisoft.com/watchdogs/en-gb/home/ Game supplied by publisher Watch Dogs 2 is the sequel to the 2014 original, and is set in a fictional version of San Francisco. You take the role of Marcus...

Saints Row 4: review

Saints Row 4: review

Aug 23, 2013

Format: PS3 (version reviewed), 360, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Deep Silver Developer: Volition, Inc. Players: 1-2 Site: http://www.saintsrow.com/ Anyone even thinking of damning Saints Row 4 because it’s not GTA V can leave the room now; you’re an idiot and we hope your next bag of crisps is full of nothing but salty, crushed-up bits. The truth...

Far Cry 3: New Year catchup review

Far Cry 3: New Year catchup review

Jan 21, 2013

Format: PS3 (version reviewed), 360, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Ubisoft Developer: Ubisoft Montreal Players: 1 + Online Multiplayer and 4 player Co-op Site: http://far-cry.ubi.com/fc-portal/en-gb/home/index.aspx This latest open world first person shooter in the Far Cry franchise is the most ambitious yet, with the Rook Islands offering a beautiful, but...

Playing the Genre Game

Playing the Genre Game

Aug 11, 2010

The success of Red Dead Redemption has proven that the Western genre can work successfully and profitably in the gaming domain, after the relative failure of Gun and the original Red Dead Revolver to make a success of the genre. The Western is a refreshing change from the World War and Modern Warfare FPS games that are extremely popular at this point in time....