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News – Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate has free missions if yo...
By pre-ordering the upcoming Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate, you’ll receive two free missions with the game, both of which feature prominent historical figures, from the Victorian London time period that the game takes place in.
One features... [Read full story]
News – PlayStation Plus September content revealed
Ubisoft’s physics based platformer Grow Home won Sony’s first Vote to Play, which allowed PlayStation Plus Subscribers to vote for one of the PS4 games in September.
Joining it on the 1st of September, will be Super Time Force Ultra, an enhanced... [Read full story]
News – Games with gold next month offers tomb raiding and a pixe...
First up on the 1st of September in Microsoft’s Games with Gold program, is The Deer God on Xbox One, an adventure game with old fashioned aesthetics. The Xbox 360 meanwhile will get the World War II themed action and strategy hybrid, Battlestations:... [Read full story]
RETRO REVIEW – Big Red Racing – DOS
Publisher - Domark Software Developer – Big Red Software Genre - Racing Players - 1-6 Age Rating - 12+ Other console/handheld formats – N/A
Big Red Racing was what can only be described as an open world racing game; open world because... [Read full story]
News – Rainbow Six Siege delayed
Tactical shooter, Rainbow Six Siege was originally set for release on the 13th of October, but the game now won’t arrive until the 1st of December. The closed beta however will still become available on the 24th of September.
Ubisoft has explained... [Read full story]
News – I Am Bread rises soon on PS4
Strange concepts seem to be be Bossa Studios Bread and butter, literally in the case of the superbly named and delicously silly I am Bread, which is coming to PS4 on the 25th of August.
You play the role of a slice of bread that is on a journey to become... [Read full story]
Rory McIlroy PGA Tour PS4 Review
Publisher - EA Sports Developer - EA Tiburon Genre - Sports Players - 1-4 Age Rating - 3+ Other console/handheld formats - Xbox One
Following the dip in form of Tiger Woods, EA have decided to part ways with one of the most successful golfers ever... [Read full story]
News – Resident Evil 2 remake is no longer a dream
Resident Evil 2 is one of the best regarded iterations in Capcom’s horror series and has also been one of the most requested remakes for years now. Capcom has finally decided to remake the classic PS1 survival horror game. So first the announcement... [Read full story]
FEATURE – In gaming, how can the Zombie story evolve?
With so many zombie games around these days, it’s hard not to feel rather fatigued about them now, especially the stories they tell, with the majority retelling the same old story about a devious company working on a virus that somehow escapes and changes... [Read full story]
News – Killer Instinct Season 3 coming in March
Killer Instinct Season 3 is set to arrive March 2016 for Xbox One and PC.
On offer will be eight new characters, One of which is Rash from Rare’s Battletoads, who you can see in action in the video below.
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News – Halo Wars 2 announced
A somewhat surprising announcement at Gamescom was Halo Wars 2 for Xbox One and PC.
The game, developed by strategy specialist Creative Assembly, is, like its predecessor, a strategy game set in the Halo universe. It is set to arrive autumn next year.
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News – Xbox One backwards compatibility is coming in November
The technical magic of Xbox One backwards compatibility will launch in November with more than 100 Xbox 360 titles compatible, Microsoft revealed at Gamescom.
All future Xbox 360 Games with Gold titles will work on Xbox One, which is lovely news.
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News – Scalebound features a dragon that you can order around
The Platinum Games developed Action RPG, Scalebound will feature a huge world to explore, hack and slash combat as well as a massive dragon that you can give orders to, allowing you to tell him who to fry and such. There is also some sort of four player... [Read full story]
News – Crackdown 3 Gameplay video displays immense destruction
Crackdown 3 will offer the usual blend of shooting, driving and superhuman abilities and is set in a huge new city, with loads of those agility orbs scattered around that you probably won’t be able to help yourself from collecting again. The transformable... [Read full story]
News – Quantum Break is coming in April
Quantum Break, one of the biggest upcoming Xbox One exclusives will launch on the 5th Of April.
The Remedy developed game was shown off with a trailer at Gamescom, which demonstrated more of the third person shooting along with the less traditional time... [Read full story]
Dying Light PS4 Review
Publisher - Warner Bros. Interactive Developer - Techland Genre - Horror/Action Players - 1-4 Age Rating - 18+ Other console/handheld formats - Xbox One
With Dying Light the evidence is all there that had developer Techland not had creative differences... [Read full story]
FEATURE – Resident Evil: Identity Crisis?
After the release of Resident Evil: Revelations 2, it seems that Capcom have realised that the older games create more hype than any of the newer releases and perhaps that is why they have recently been focusing on HD remasters as opposed to new releases.... [Read full story]
News – ZombiU is coming to PS4 and Xbox One, sans the U
ZombiU was one of the highlights of the Wii U launch lineup and even now it remains one of the systems best and most interesting games, so it’s nice to see that the game is heading towards PS4, Xbox One and PC under the slightly more simple title... [Read full story]
Grim Fandango Remastered PS4 Review
Publisher - Double Fine Productions Developer - Double Fine Productions Genre - Graphic Adventure Players - 1 Age Rating - 12+ Other console/handheld formats - PS Vita
Grim Fandango was originally released in 1998 by Lucasarts for Windows and was... [Read full story]
Retro Review – Sonic Heroes – GameCube
Publisher - SEGA Developer - Sonic Team Genre - Platformer Players - 1-2 Age Rating - 3+ Other console/handheld formats - PS2, Xbox
Sonic Heroes is the first Sonic the Hedgehog game to be released on multiple consoles and is set after the events... [Read full story]