Diluvion Developer: Arachnid Games Publisher: Gambitious Digital Entertainment Platform: PC A great calamity has rolled over the face of the earth, flooding the planet and wiping out all but a few survivors. Those who managed to survive have colonised the waters, and as the oceans froze over, civilization rebuilt itself. Settlements, merchants, pirates. The years pass from… Read More Diluvion Review
Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Developer: WayForward Publisher: WayForward Platform: PC (reviewed), PS4, Wii U, Xbox One, Vita If you’re a gamer that regularly keeps up with news or just occasionally watches or reads through top ten lists, you’ve no doubt heard of Shantae; the Game Boy Color game released a year after the Game Boy Advance came out. This… Read More Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Review
We’ve been a bit quiet this month, but it’s just that time of year. We’re on the home stretch now, with Christmas Eve tomorrow and a nice break to follow, which means more time for games! We hope you enjoy this video we’ve put together (or if you prefer it in writing, we’ve got that… Read More Roundtable – What Are You Playing This Christmas?
Ride 2 Developer: Milestone S.r.l. Publisher: Milestone S.r.l. Platform: Xbox One (reviewed), PS4, PC When I tried to think of motorbike racing games before writing this review, I could think of only a few off the top of my head. There’s Nintendo’s Excitebike, Sega’s arcade efforts, Hang On and Manx TT Super Bike. Then there is EA’s… Read More Ride 2 Review
This may not be true of the comment sections on YouTube most gaming websites but it seems to me that there are a lot fewer console fanboys than there used to be. I have fond memories arguing about why the Sega Mega Drive is better than the Super Nintendo at school. I also still remember… Read More The Wii U: This Generation’s Best Console
Often when we think of childhood defining games, we gush with memories of extravagant, near-perfect slices of gaming history. Titles such as Chrono Trigger, Metal Gear Solid, or Metroid Prime, to name a few. Bloody Roar: Primal Fury, on the other hand? I’d barely call it a hidden gem. Not to say that I didn’t… Read More Heroes Replay – Bloody Roar: Primal Fury
At the beginning of the month I continued my yearly tradition of attending PAX Aus, wandering in late at around 1pm on the Sunday. Due to the closure of Another-Castle I did not have a press pass this year, thus I did not have the opportunity like last year to interview developers and gain early… Read More Reflections on PAX Aus 2016