Kingdom Hearts III: hands-on preview

Kingdom Hearts III: hands-on preview

Oct 4, 2018

The trilogy more than ten games in the making will finally be complete early next year. The Kingdom Hearts series (and its numerous rereleases) has spanned the PlayStation consoles from 2 to 4. They’ve covered Nintendo handhelds from the Gameboy Advance up to the 3DS. They’ve made appearances on the PSP, cellphones, and browser games. Seventeen years since...

Forgotton Anne: review

Forgotton Anne: review

May 11, 2018

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbone, PC Unleashed: 15th May Publisher: Square Enix Collective Developer: ThroughLine Games Players: 1 Site: https://www.forgottonanne.com/ Game code provided by PR Although it’s easy to complacently lean on the idea that videogames offer unabashed escapism, this is demonstrably untrue for many high-profile titles....

Kingdom Hearts 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue: catchup review

Kingdom Hearts 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue: catchup review

Feb 21, 2017

Format: PS4 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Square Enix Developer: Square Enix Players: 1 Site:http://www.kingdomhearts.com/2_8/gb/ Game disc purchased by reviewer Depending on how tightly you wear your trousers of cynicism, Square Enix are (a) allowing fans and newcomers a chance to catch up on the world of Kingdom Hearts before the release of the...

Imagining a better vidyagames industry for 2017

Imagining a better vidyagames industry for 2017

Jan 2, 2017

As we all hold hands and rejoice at the death of 2016, avoiding with all our might recognition of the fact that 2017 will be the year that hands an enormous arsenal of nuclear weapons to a far-right mentally unstable man-baby, let’s take some time to imagine a better world. A world where consumers make the games industry work for them, rather than the other...

Final Fantasy XV: review

Final Fantasy XV: review

Dec 5, 2016

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PS4 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Square Enix Developer: Square Enix Players: 1 Site: http://finalfantasyxv.com/ Game purchased by reviewer Ten years and one name change later, Final Fantasy XV is finally a game that people can buy. And they certainly have been buying it, with staggering day-one sales of five million....