Game Reviews

Deception IV: Blood Ties

Deception IV: Blood Ties
14/4/2014   The Deception series has always been a favourite of mine, though I never thought in my wildest imagination I would be getting a game in the series after Trapt. It's not the Deception series' fault, though, but rather some circumstances surrounding it. For one thing, Japanese are...

Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition

Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition
11/4/2014   When Dynasty Warriors 2 released 14 years ago, they very much seemed state-of-the-art. Huge battlefields, intense action and a staggering amount of enemies on screen at once made the series an instant classic, akin to a modern day Golden Axe or Double Dragon. It can be hard to...

inFAMOUS Second Son

inFAMOUS Second Son
11/4/2014   Sucker Punch games have a reputation for turning out quality games. After their debut title, Rocket Robot on Wheels (on Nintendo 64), the studio was quickly snapped up by Sony, and they then went on to create the beloved Sly Cooper series on the PlayStation 2. Their next series,...

The LEGO Movie: The Videogame

The LEGO Movie: The Videogame
4/3/2014   I've been a fan of the LEGO games after playing a demo of LEGO Batman to death on my PS3.  Since then, the following instalments have always provided me with hours of fun and laughs and bought back childhood memories of playing with buckets and buckets of LEGO...

The Witch and the Hundred Knight

The Witch and the Hundred Knight
3/4/2014   When I first saw the trailer for 'The Witch and the Hundred Knight', I was pretty excited to say the least. A Nippon Ichi Software game that combines elements from rogue like games (Diablo, Torchlight) and JRPGs can only be amazing right, dood? Unfortunately, this mix of influences...

Gaming News

Minecraft Getting Retail Release for PS3 Version Early Next Month

Minecraft Getting Retail Release for PS3 Version Early Next Month
17/04/2014   Sony Computer Entertainment Australia confirmed the arrival of a retail version of the global phenomenon Minecraft called Minecraft: PlayStation 3 Edition, which will release on May 14 in Europe and May 16 in the US. Since being made available for digital download late...

UBISOFT REVEALS WATCH DOGS RELEASE DATE

UBISOFT REVEALS WATCH DOGS RELEASE DATE
7/3/2014   Ubisoft has revealed that its highly anticipated open world action-adventure game, Watch Dogs™, will be released worldwide on May 27, 2014.   In Watch Dogs, players assume the role of Aiden Pearce, a new type of vigilante hero who, with the help of his smartphone, will use his...

THE MIGHTY QUEST FOR EPIC LOOT NOW IN OPEN BETA

THE MIGHTY QUEST FOR EPIC LOOT NOW IN OPEN BETA
27/2/2014   Ubisoft® has announced that The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot is welcoming all players into its open beta on Steam and on PC. The game is now accessible to everyone willing to stockpile gold, loot neighbours’ chests and brag about maniacal castle defenses in their quest to become the...

Trials Fusion out on April 16

Trials Fusion out on April 16
27/2/2014   Ubisoft® has announced that Trials Fusion™, the highly-anticipated sequel to the massively-popular platform-racer Trials Evolution, will be available on April 16th.   Trials Fusion will be available to download on the Xbox® 360, Xbox® One, Sony PlayStation 4 entertainment...

DARK SOULS II ‘DARK INTENTIONS’ DEVELOPER VIDEO

DARK SOULS II ‘DARK INTENTIONS’ DEVELOPER VIDEO
27/2/2014   Dark Souls II will launch in Australia and New Zealand on March 13, 2014 on the PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system and Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft with the PC edition to follow shortly in 2014. Check out the new Developer video for Dark Souls II...

Handheld Game Reviews

HueBrix

HueBrix
08/09/2012 HueBrix Developer: Yellow Monkey Studios Platform: Android/iOS Price: $1.00 Free availability: Yes, Android only.   Gameplay One could write off, HueBrix being just another puzzle game with blocks and colours, but it's become a lot more than that in the last few days....

(Mobile) Zombies, RUN!

(Mobile) Zombies, RUN!
25/05/2012 Gameplay Just when you thought exercising wasn't scary enough and from an ingenious idea by developer Six to Start, Zombies, Run! combines two of my favourite things... running and zombies!   You’re probably wondering how on earth this game actually works. It’s as simple...

(Mobile) Doctor Rocket

(Mobile) Doctor Rocket
12/05/2012 Doctor Rocket Developer: Rippleware Platform: Android The best thing about Angry Birds is that it inspires people to make games that normally wouldn't even think to make. The lack of logic that goes into birds being shot via sling shot doesn't even comprehend why Doctor Rocket...

Splinter Cell Conviction WP7 Review

Splinter Cell Conviction WP7 Review
It’s not often a mobile phone game really stands out and screams “Review Me” but this week on the Windows Phone Marketplace one popped up that said not just “Review Me” but “Oi You, Actually finish me.”  Splinter Cell Conviction for the mobile screams exactly that, A port of the console game...