Rewind Review: Darksiders

Hell Hath No Fury …     Darksiders is quite a unique breed of monster. While it adopts many game play mechanics from multiple series, such as The Legend of Zelda and God of War, the game offers up an entirely unique experience when it mashes these styles together. Combining that with a new vision… Continue Reading Rewind Review: Darksiders

Achiev(ement)ing the Impossible: What Drives Gaming’s 100%-ers and Collectaholics?

The longevity of a video game is an oft-maligned factor, and rightly so. With the ever-extortionate pricing of systems and titles, the canny player wants to be somewhat sure that their investment will pay dividends in terms of sustained entertainment. If they do not receive a prolonged barrage of fun-bullets straight to their delicate gonads… Continue Reading Achiev(ement)ing the Impossible: What Drives Gaming’s 100%-ers and Collectaholics?

The Future of Wii U: Nintendo Direct 23/01/13 Overview

New Zelda, Wind Waker Reborn, Mario Kart U, New 3D Mario, Yarn Yoshi, Fire Emblem x Shin Megami Tensei; It was a good day to be a Wii U owner. Nintendo once again hosted a livestream yesterday, with a plethora of news about upcoming Wii U releases; Bayonetta 2 and Wonderful 101 both showing off… Continue Reading The Future of Wii U: Nintendo Direct 23/01/13 Overview

Fantastic four: Rise of the Silver Surfer

Published by Take 2 Interactive on 15 June 2007 Developed by Visual Concepts Platform: Xbox 360 Genre: Action   Right, so for my very first review on this site I shall begin with my least favourite type of game…   …Movie tie-ins.   I’ve played quite a few movie titles before, (Enter the Matrix, Blade… Continue Reading Fantastic four: Rise of the Silver Surfer

Stronghold Kingdoms, Freebie review.

In recent months Firefly has finished their game Stronghold kingdoms, an MMO with a twist. In the game you start with a single village, in a county of your choosing, and rise to power in what ever way you see fit. So how does this game compare to the cult legacy of the stronghold franchise?… Continue Reading Stronghold Kingdoms, Freebie review.

'The Last of Us' Collector's Editions Revealed

  ‘The Last of Us’ is an upcoming PlayStation exclusive that has been highly anticipated. To add to the excitement of the game (or dread at the thought of the amounts of money that PlayStation is trying to suck from you), PlayStation posted an article on their website today announcing the two tiers of Collector’s… Continue Reading 'The Last of Us' Collector's Editions Revealed

The Legend of Zelda- The Wind Waker: The Greatest Zelda, the Most Controversial, Or Both?

The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker was released for the Gamecube in 2003, Link’s first foray onto the console (although,if we’re being pernickety, he had been punching Mario right in his prestigious gonads for a year or so in Super Smash Bros Melee at this juncture). Now much acclaimed and among the system’s most… Continue Reading The Legend of Zelda- The Wind Waker: The Greatest Zelda, the Most Controversial, Or Both?

Opinion: Indie Games, Indie Bundles and why they have made me a more appreciative gamer

  Compiling multiple games or content together is nothing new in the video game industry. Game of the year sets, or box set collections, have provided gamers with the opportunity to explore some big blockbuster titles from major developers at an affordable price. However, a more recent fad, in which has taken many gamers by… Continue Reading Opinion: Indie Games, Indie Bundles and why they have made me a more appreciative gamer

Steam and nvidia Join the Party

Steam and nvidia Join the Party So steam along with Nvidia have joined the console market, one must ask is it really appropriate for them to join the market with what they are going to provide? so lets break this down into different parts and talk about the individual parties and what they will be… Continue Reading Steam and nvidia Join the Party