Homeworld Remastered Collection – Review

Homeworld Remastered Collection – Review

Mar 23, 2015

Format: PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Gearbox Software Developer: Gearbox Software Players: 1 offline, 1-4 online Site: http://www.homeworldremastered.com/ Game code provided by PR. In 1999, Homeworld presented an approach to the RTS genre that was so unique in its scope and mechanics that it earned itself an unwavering fanbase that remains to this day....

Company of Heroes 2: review

Company of Heroes 2: review

Jun 28, 2013

Format: PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: SEGA Developer: Relic Entertainment Players: 1 – 8 Site: www.companyofheroes.com/uk No one is saying that World War II was particularly easy on any of its massive war fronts, but Company of Heroes 2 is eager to point out that the harshest warzone of the lot may have been on the eastern side of the conflict. The...

8 Realms: Hands-on preview

8 Realms: Hands-on preview

Feb 3, 2012

8 Realms is a browser based real-time strategy game from Jagex Game Studios, which is free to play. Anyone familiar with The Settlers or Civilisation games will know what to expect, and players are tasked with building their empires from the humble Ancient age through to the high tech Future age. So is it worth spending your time on, when there are already so...

R.U.S.E.: review

R.U.S.E.: review

Sep 14, 2010

Format: Xbox 360 (version reviewed), PS3, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Ubisoft Developer: Eugen Systems Players: 2 – 4 Site: ruse.uk.ubi.com/ Real-time strategy games are an intriguing genre, as the bare bones of their mechanics have been tested by children trying to better each other in the playground for years. Rock, paper, scissors is the classic...

Starcraft II sells 3 million

Starcraft II sells 3 million

Sep 1, 2010

Real time strategy behemoth Starcraft II has sold 3 million copies worldwide in its first month of release. That’s a lot of zerg rushes. Blizzard claims that the game is the bestselling PC game of 2010 and the fastest selling RTS of all time. With 3 million sales and plenty of rave reviews; it’s hard to dispute that. “We appreciate all the enthusiasm...