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...

Stick it to the Man: catchup review

Stick it to the Man: catchup review

Jun 4, 2014

Format: PS4 (version tested), PC, XboxOne, PSVita, WiiU. Unleashed: Out Now. Publisher: Zoink! Developer: Ripstone Games Players: 1 Site: http://www.stickitgame.com/ “OMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMM…” Okay. I know what you’re thinking… “OMMMMMMMMMMMMMMMM…” You’re thinking… “OMMM” Get on with the damn review!?...

Microsoft Unveils Date To Talk At You About The Next Xbox

Microsoft Unveils Date To Talk At You About The Next Xbox

Apr 24, 2013

In what is surely the most exciting news of the month, Microsoft has announced that it will be making an announcement. Surprising absolutely nobody at all, the existence of a “new generation” of Xbox has been confirmed. Major Nelson revealed nothing but a tedious countdown timer on his blog, using PRspeak. Thus: On Tuesday May 21st, we’ll mark the...

Grumpy Gurevitz: Hardware Iteration

Grumpy Gurevitz: Hardware Iteration

Nov 27, 2012

One of the greatest challenges console gaming faces is one of hardware iteration. Traditionally consoles have never had their internal hardware specs increased, as new functionality is added post-launch. We have seen smaller, slimmer and cheaper units released, and some of those have even lost features during the process (compare a PS3 today with one at launch...

Giotek EX-03 and EX-05 headset review

Giotek EX-03 and EX-05 headset review

Jun 28, 2012

Giotek is a UK firm producing third party gaming peripherals. They manufacture everything from controllers to chargers and we have two of their headsets to critique. One is specifically for the Xbox 360, whilst the other works with computers, the PS3 and the Xbox 360. Let’s look at the 360 only device first, the EX-03. The EX-03 is a wired headset for...