Category: Gaming Reviews

Jun
01

Tokyo 42 review

Voila: The Die Hard Mission. Not that it’s called that. I can’t remember what it’s called, but anyway, like a lot of Tokyo 42’s missions – and that is not a criticism – this one sees you infiltrating a skyscraper […]

May
30

Danger Zone review

I don’t like to watch the flythrough. I like to find everything out in the moment. And ‘the moment’, in Danger Zone, means the same moment your front bumper first kisses the front bumper of another vehicle travelling at high […]

May
30

Impact Winter review

There’s a good game somewhere in the marrow of Impact Winter. Mojo Bones’ new “survival RPG adventure” is gorgeous, and it looks like the developers’ most ambitious venture yet. Unfortunately, it’s pockmarked with a considerable amount of issues. Before I […]

May
26

Rime review

Out of nowhere, I was getting attacked by a bird. A giant bird, with a sharp, bony face and huge talons. A monster that would screech down out of the sky and grab me if I spent too long in […]

May
24

Ultra Street Fighter 2: The Final Challengers review

Value is an interesting concept. It means something different for each and every one of us. Some people wouldn’t blink at the thought of forking out £35 for …

May
19
May
18

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia review

An unexpected pleasure in recent years has been the resurgence of Fire Emblem in the west, Intelligent Systems’ fantasy tactical RPG making the unlikely crossover from exquisite curio to Nintendo staple. This 3DS offering, coming late in the handheld’s life-cycle, […]

May
16

The Surge review

Despite its futuristic setting there’s a strange, Willie Nelson-esque song in …

May
16

Farpoint review

No-one seems quite sure just yet whether or not PlayStation VR has been a success. Headsets are still hard to come by, and if scarcity equals popularity then that suggests maybe this won’t be joining the EyeToy on Sony’s pile […]

May
16

Injustice 2 review

Before you fight another player in Injustice 2, the game tells you your win odds. It’s a slightly disconcerting thing to be presented with just before getting stuck into yet another online ranking match. You have a four per cent […]