Level Up: movie review

Level Up: movie review

Sep 26, 2016

Check disc provided by PR. Out now on digital, DVD & Blu Ray 2016 seems to be a fashionable year for British indie movies taking videogames as a theme. Earlier this year, The Call Up did so explicitly by throwing its young cast into a VR shooter that was, of course, Not As It Seems. Now we have Level Up, a thriller written & directed by Adam Randall...

Batman: The Tellltale Series – episode 2 review

Batman: The Tellltale Series – episode 2 review

Sep 23, 2016

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PS4, PS3, 360, PC, Mac, iOS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Telltale Games Developer: Telltale Games Players: 1 Site: https://telltale.com/series/batman/ Game code provided by the publisher A Telltale Batman game should’ve been a perfect fit for the franchise. Telltale have already proven themselves capable of delivering...

Psycho Pass: Mandatory Happiness – review

Psycho Pass: Mandatory Happiness – review

Sep 22, 2016

Format: Vita (version reviewed), PS4 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: NIS America/Reef Entertainment Developer: 5pb Players: 1 Site: http://nisamerica.com/games/psycho-pass/ Game code provided by the publisher Psycho Pass’s dystopian Japan has always been ripe for an interactive adventure. Crammed full of surveillance cameras and drones, your job here is...

Pro Evolution Soccer 2017: review

Pro Evolution Soccer 2017: review

Sep 19, 2016

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PS4, PS3, 360, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Konami Developer: Konami Players: 1-2 (offline), 2-22 (online) Site: https://www.konami.com/wepes/2017/eu/en/ Game disc provided by PR Pro Evolution Soccer remains some sort of meta commentary on the commercialisation of football. It’s the official UEFA game (it has...

Valkyria: Azure Revolution – TGS hands-on preview

Valkyria: Azure Revolution – TGS hands-on preview

Sep 18, 2016

The latest entry in the Valkyria Chronicles saga, Valkyria: Azure Revolution, has taken a rather dramatic turn away from the original games. The PS3 debut gained critical approval but suffered from fairly weak sales, so it isn’t too surprising that there has been a shift in the way it plays. Whether these changes are for the better remains to be seen. Rather...