Mario Kart 8: review

Mario Kart 8: review

Jun 5, 2014

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo Players: 1-4 local, 2-12 online Site: mariokart8.nintendo.com The Mario Kart series is a known quantity at this point, its success spanning a little more than two decades across eight pieces of Nintendo hardware. New elements have been added and subtracted over these years, but the core...

Gran Turismo 5 at Eurogamer Expo 2010

Gran Turismo 5 at Eurogamer Expo 2010

Oct 8, 2010

Gran Turismo 5 was present in three flavours at Eurogamer; regular console TV setup, 3D console TV setup and steering wheel game pod setup. Deciding that most of us will only ever sample the living room variants, where we have a coffee table where we would ideally like our game pod, we tried both editions that put a standard controller in our hands. As one of...

Need For Speed: Hot Pursuit at Eurogamer Expo 2010

Need For Speed: Hot Pursuit at Eurogamer Expo 2010

Oct 5, 2010

Right, this is going to sound weird, but Need For Speed: Hot Pursuit looks like a NFS from the PS1 days. Honestly, the first thing we thought of was Need For Speed 2, the one in which you could pop in the cheat to race around as a T-Rex instead of a car (with hilarious crashing into bridges too low for a T-Rex head to pass under). It has that crunchy graphic...

Forza Motorsport 3: review

Format: Xbox 360 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios Developer: Turn 10 Studios Players: 1 – 2 (offline), 2 – 8 (online) Site: http://forzamotorsport.net Racing games are very good at welding themselves firmly in to some rather specialist rooms that only appeal to some. You have the Mario Karts that will declare themselves as the...