“Like Advance Wars but with Gundam” – Warborn (PS4 Review)

Posted by - July 11, 2020
I’m going to acknowledge the proverbial elephant in the room: Advance Wars. Any time we’re talking about a 2.5d turn-based strategy game, if you don’t think I’m going to bring up the greatest turn-based strategy series of all time, then you’re wrong (for the avoidance of doubt, best real-time strategy game series is, of course,

Good Clean Fun – Dirt Rally 2.0 (Game Review)

Posted by - April 3, 2019
Buckle in for a bumpy ride as Dirt Rally 2.0, takes you closer to a day in the life of a professional rally driver than you have ever been taken before. Codemasters’ have really hit it out the park with the follow-up, as you whittle your way through unforgiving tracks, just about able to maintain

Shaqs of Rage – Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn (PS4 Review)

Posted by - October 4, 2018
The original Shaq Fu came out almost a quarter of a century ago in 1994 on the Super Nintendo and Sega Megadrive. French developer, Delphine Software International, had initially wanted to use the likeness of Shaquille O’Neal and his incredibly lucrative brand to promote their proposed basketball game. However, after conversations with Shaq, they realised

Stepping Back Nearly Nineteen Years – Shenmue 1 & 2 (PS4 Review)

Posted by - September 14, 2018
Back in 1999, we saw the rise of the first Shenmue game on the Dreamcast, which now has a reputation for being one of the most sought-after retro games on one of the most sought-after retro consoles. Along with the usual Sonic titles of course. So let me set the scene. On the day the

The 20 Best Games of E3 Part 2

Posted by - June 29, 2018
Earlier this week, we gave you part one of our 20 Best Games of E3 2017. Today we give you part two. We are nothing if not logical. Josh Langrish, Jozef Raczka, James Toal, Brian Stasiukaitis, Jason Noyce, Dan Withey, Mitchell Lineham and me of course, are back to give our two cents on the best games of the

Amazon On Games: We Don’t Care Who Wins The Console War

Posted by - September 27, 2016
Birmingham's EGX convention was the biggest and most legitimate gaming show to hit these shores, perhaps ever. We met Amazon, who had almost every title shown at the event available to pre-order, to talk about industry trends, VR, 4K gaming and who will win this Christmas, Microsoft or Sony. With Sony’s PS4 Pro out soon