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Andrew Hallam

Freelance Video Games Journalist and Writer extraordinaire. Quite possibly the most unskilled renaissance man the world has ever seen.

XCOM: Enemy Unknown Review

Platforms: PC, Playstation 3, Xbox 360 Reviewed On: PC Developer: Firaxis Games Publisher: 2K Singleplayer: Yes Multiplayer: Yes No-one would have believed, in the last years of the twentieth century, that Mythos Games would create UFO: Enemy Unknown, one of the greatest tactical sci-fi titles of its age. […]

Guild Wars 2 – Review

Platforms: PC Reviewed on: PC Publisher: NCSoft Developer: ArenaNet Singleplayer: MMORPG Multiplayer: MMORPG Thanks to NCSoft for providing this game for review. The world of MMORPGs is changing. While we still have the big behemoth that refuses to move there have been many who’ve come to chip away at […]

Krater – Review

Release Date: Out Now Developer: Fatshark Publisher: Lace Mamba Singleplayer: Yes Thanks to Lace Mamba for providing a copy of this game for review. You might be surprised to know that not many games take place in Sweden. Then again, what can really happen in the sleepy ex-viking […]

The Amazing Spider-man Review

Release Date: Out Now! Platforms: Playstation 3, DS, 3DS, Android, Wii, PC, IOS, Xbox 360 (Reviewed) Developer: Beenox Publisher: Activision Singleplayer: Yes Multiplayer: No PEGI: 12+ Thanks to Activision for providing a copy of this game for review. Remember how back in 2009 a little studio called Rocksteady […]

Cyborg V.7 Gaming Keyboard Review

Thanks to MadCatz for providing this keyboard for review. (Note: When I mentioned to Mr. Hallam, who wrote this review, that the keyboard looked like something taken from a Star Trek prop room, he took it to heart, thus for anyone struggling to understand this review, we recommend […]

Cyborg M.M.O. 7 Gaming Mouse Review

Thanks to MadCatz for supplying this product for review. Buttons, buttons everywhere. As an avid MMO player I realise that you need macro buttons literally at your finger tips in order to get the most out of your characters, but as I gazed in horror at the futuristic […]

Guild Wars 2 Preview

Platform: PC Release Date: Unknown Note: This preview by Andrew Hallam is based on  the latest Beta for the game. Journalists and gamers alike say it every year. First it was Warhammer Online, then RIFT and now NCSoft and ArenaNet’s Guild Wars 2 is stepping up to the challenge. I’m of […]

Warlock: Master of the Arcane – Review

  Platforms: PC Release Date: Out Now! Publisher: Paradox Entertainment Developer: Ino-Co Plus Singleplayer: Yes Multiplayer: No Thanks to Paradox for providing this game for review Do you ever get the feeling of deja vu? The feeling that you’ve witnessed or experienced something before. Well stepping into Warlock: […]

Fireburst – Review

Platforms: PC (reviewed) Genre: Racing Publisher: IndiePub Developer: IndiePub Singleplayer: Yes Multiplayer: No Thanks to IndiePub for supplying this title to review. The battle racing genre has been over saturated with lackluster titles lately. So far the only indie title worth a look has been Wheels of Destruction […]