Reviews, features and opinion from the world of gaming.
August 4, 2017
Crash Bandicoot remastered is difficult but crafted with love – review
The beach-bum marsupial is well and truly back and he’s never looked so good.
June 28, 2017
Bethesda at E3 – a summary
Bethesda’s E3 2017 conference was half an hour of mostly underwhelming announcements. We heard about VR updates, re-releases, smaller IP sequels and a concerning attempt to revive their cash-for-mods system.
June 26, 2017
Alex Pinfold’s take on a lacklustre Nintendo at E3 2017
Nintendo at this year’s E3 were taking mid-steps rather than the big leaps and reveals we hope for. But as we you’ll read later, exciting new things can still emerge.
June 24, 2017
E3 2017: Chloe Dervey’s Round Up
Summarising the conference can be done with the classic PlayStation tag line: greatness awaits!
May 19, 2017
Dark Souls 3: The Ringed City Review – A Hollow End
The Ringed City ends up feeling like a greatest hits highlight reel rather than a fresh adventure.
May 7, 2017
Point and Click isn’t Dead, but Somebody is… Chloe Dervey reviews ‘Thimbleweed Park’
Monkey Island and Maniac Mansion creators Ron Gilbert and Gary Winnick had a big challenge on their hands to live up to the past success of their own careers with Thimbleweed Park. However, the retro revival exemplifies everything brilliant about the point-and-click genre, and once again proves that the duo are a match made in heaven.
February 25, 2017
Archive (Issue 98): Dark Souls – The Board Game
On the back of a record-smashing crowdfunding campaign, Nick Burke sits down with Steamforged Games co-founder Rich Loxam to discuss the meteoric rise of the Stockport-based developer.
February 18, 2017
Archive (Issue 99): Football Manager 2017 Review
Joshua Clements gives his opinion on Football Manager’s latest iteration before severing contact with the outside world
February 11, 2017
Archive (Issue 99): Bioshock: The Collection Review
Contributor Josh Taylor plumbs the remastered depths of critical darling Bioshock.
February 4, 2017
Archive (Issue 99): Toxic Gaming Culture
William Elmer braves the high toxicity levels of online gaming culture.