RE-PLAY retro-inspired gaming campaign

RE-PLAY retro-inspired gaming campaign

Apr 13, 2018

On the 12th April War Child UK, the charity for vulnerable children affected by conflict, are launching RE-PLAY, a fundraising campaign which is all about encouraging gamers to reconnect with the nostalgia of playing as a child with some of their favourite retro games, helping raise money and awareness for children affected by conflict, and protecting their...

Shovel Knight: review

Shovel Knight: review

Jul 11, 2014

Format: PC (version reviewed), Wii U, 3DS Unleashed: PC: Out Now, Wii U & 3DS: Out now USA, TBA Europe Publisher: Yacht Club Games Developer: Yachet Club Games Players: 1 Site: www.yachtclubgames.com/shovel-knight/ You’d be forgiven for taking a glance at Shovel Knight and assuming it’s another game that relies on nostalgia rather than any...

I want to keep people together (not blow them apart)

I want to keep people together (not blow them apart)

Jul 5, 2012

I enjoy killing just as much as the next maladjusted sociopath. I like turning my enemies to purée in id Software games; I get a cheap thrill from every headshot I nail in an online Battlefield match; I think nothing of calling in airstrikes on groups of people from Other Countries in Call of Duty. Here’s the thing though. Now and again, I stop playing...

Are you hardcore enough to defend the Wii?

Are you hardcore enough to defend the Wii?

Nov 22, 2010

If I were to suggest that the Wii is the best console for hardcore gamers, I would be laughed off the face of the planet via ‘teh internetz’. As I have no desire to ride a wave of bad spelling, questionable grammar and derogatory comments about my mother into the ether, I shall take a different tack. First of all, I’d like you to ask...

PixN’Love: review

PixN’Love: review

Sep 10, 2010

Format: iPhone, iPod Touch Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Bulkypix Developer: Pastagames Players: 1 Site: http://pixnlovepublishing.com/topic/index.html Anyone here remember green-screens? Okay, how about the Game & Watch series? Gameboys, Tetris!? Ah, right, okay now I’ve got your attention. Well, honestly if you can’t remember these then...