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Planetary Annihilation Gets A Release Date And Launch Trailer

Uber Entertainment’s spirtual successor to both the brilliant Total Annihilation and Supreme Commander is finally set to leave Early Access and get a true release on September 5th. Planetary Annihilation has thus far been playable since June of 2013 when the Kickstarter Alpha was launched, followed a month […]

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Risen 3: Titan Lords Review – Not Quite A Titan

The Risen games have never been exceptional RPGs, and yet somehow over the years they’ve gained a small but loyal group of fans who are willing to overlook the many flaws in order to find the sense of adventure buried beneath. While the first Risen was actually kind of good, Risen 2 was poor, so can this third game get things right? Sort of.

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain And Ground Zeroes Coming To PC Via Steam

A slip up on Konami’s official UK page accidentally revealed that Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain and Metal Gear Solid: Ground Zeroes will both be coming to PC via Steam at some point. This accidental reveal occured merely half an hour before Konami’s Gamescom conference, where […]

Light Review – One Foot Still In The Shadows

Usually I like to begin reviews by talking about the game’s narrative, as I find that sets up the rest of the review nicely, providing context for just about everything else. But with Light what really needs to be tackled first are the graphics. The game is presented with a minimal style. As the player you tackle the entire game from a top-down view, with your avatar shown as a simple cube attempting to navigate a world of glowing walls and red enemy squares. Like the name implies, it’s a world made of light. As with any art-style that doesn’t conform to the norm it’s not going to be to everyone’s taste, but to me the game has a nice, simple, sleek look that’s pleasing to the eye.

Did EA Just Say One Of The Dumbest Things Ever?

EA’s Dungeon Keeper remake for mobiles was involved in a shitstorm of criticism from journalists and gamers alike, its pathetic money-grabbing structure being one of the most insulting things to arrive in some time. It was so bad that Dungeon Keeper’s developer Mythic went under. Still, the collective […]

Shovel Knight Review – Insert Some Terrible Pun About Digging It Here

Platforms: PC, WiiU, 3DS Reviewed On: PC Developer: Yacht Club Games Publisher: Yacht Club Games Singleplayer: Yes Multiplayer: No This game was tested using an AMD Radeon HD 7790 graphics card kindly supplied by AMD. Click here for details on that, the Radeon HD 7790 and the test system used for all […]

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