Platforms: Xbox One, PS4 and PC Reviewed On: PC Developer: Ubisoft Publisher: Ubisoft Singleplayer: Yes (online connection required) Multiplayer: Yes The Division arrived with a huge amount of hype generated by Ubisoft thanks to years of footage, and has frequently been portrayed by the media as the company’s […]
Platforms: PC Reviewed On: PC Developer: Double Fine Publisher: Double Fine Singleplayer: yes Multiplayer: No Review code provided free of charge by the publisher. I grew up playing point and click titles, and watching my mum play them, too. From the Monkey Island games to Discworld and Discworld […]
Agent 47 returns in controversial fashion as Square Enix implement a bold episodic plan for one of their biggest licenses, something which we’ll discuss later in this review. But for now we have a taster of what is to come, enough to get a handle on whether IO have managed to bring their iconic character back into the favor of gamers after Absolution, a title that I personally really enjoyed but is often cited as being much weaker than fan-favorite Blood Money. Simply titled Hitman this fresh approach to selling a triple A game could be seen as a soft reboot of sorts, one that could potentially be the herald of big changes within the industry if its business model succeeds. There’s a lot riding on this, then, so is it any good?
Platforms: Xbox One, PS4 and PC Reviewed On: PC Developer: Maximum Games Publisher: Kiss Singleplayer: Yes Multiplayer: No Review code supplied free of charge by the publisher for review. The Cold War was a tense time for the world, one full of political intrigue, secrecy, backdoor politics, the […]
Having been suddenly revealed by Daedalic and arriving less than a week after they confirmed its existence my reaction to Deponia Doomsday was a confusing one. My initial feeling was one of joy. The Deponia games are arguably my favorite modern point and click titles, packing in a beautiful art style with a great sense of humor and fun story that centres around the biggest douchbag in history, a character who somehow manages to keep you playing through his adventures despite how big of a prat he is. However, once my initial reaction had subsided doubt creeped into my mind; while the ending of Goodbye Deponia caused some controversy it was supposed to be very final, and now after three years is another game needed? The answer, as it transpires, is no.
Platforms: PC Reviewed On: PC Developer: LKA Publisher: LKA Singleplayer: Yes Multiplayer: No Copy supplied free of charge by the publisher for review. Back in the 30’s not much was known about mental illness, leading to so many sad cases where people were placed into horrible buildings to […]
Platforms: PC, PS4 and Vita Reviewed On: PC Developer: Square Enix Montreal Publisher: Square Enix Singleplayer: Yes Multiplayer: No Review code provided free of charge by the publisher. Mobile ports typically make Steam users sigh in disguist, their existence viewed as little more than a cheap cash grab […]
Platforms: PC Reviewed On: PC Developer: Mosaic Mask Studios Publisher: EuroVideo Medien GmbH Singleplayer: Yes Multiplayer: No Review code provided free of charge by the publisher. It seems there’s not much more to be done with the once mighty point and click genre as developers seek to instead imitate […]
Platforms: PC, PS4 and Xbox One Reviewed On: PC Developer: Bloober Team Publisher: Aspyr Media Singleplayer: Yes Multiplayer: No Review code provided free of charge by the publisher. The growing trend of walking simulators, as they’ve become known within the gaming community, has led to a surge of […]
Platforms: PC Reviewed On: PC Developer: Firaxis Games Publisher: 2K Games Singleplayer: Yes Multiplayer: Yes There is a class called the Ranger in XCOM 2 that perfectly encapsulates what the game is about; it has a special close-range sword attack that can deal tremendous amounts of damage, usually […]