The Mighty Quest For Epic Loot has been out on Steam as a beta for a few weeks now and it’s turned out to be an interesting exercise so far on the part of Ubisoft Montreal. It’s set up as a twist on the tower…..
The title of this article is a direct quotation, and an open question to the gaming community, but first let me explain where it came from and why I decided to write this post. I was shopping in my local high street, and decided to…..
Microsoft’s Xbox One has had a very successful launch, but it hasn’t been without its problems. As we covered recently, some Xbox One users have experienced faulty disk drives on their machines. However, according to a report by IGN, Microsoft might be offering a consolation…..
FIFA 14 on Xbox One and PS4. It’s amazing. Go and buy it now. Need more persuading than that? Alright then, let me explain why. Almost two months ago, I was privileged enough to attend Eurogamer Expo 2013. While there, I played FIFA 14 on…..
So the Xbox One is here and, depending on where you live, the PS4 has either been out for a week, or will release in a week. Needless to say the gaming world is going crazy for next-gen games and consoles. But I have a…..
Call of Duty: Ghosts includes a new alien survival(ish) mode that was touted as Infinity Ward’s answer to Treyarch’s insanely popular Zombies game type. Did they succeed? Has Extinction taken the crown from Treyarch? This article gives you my comparison of the two, and my…..
So, maybe you haven’t had a chance to try out one of Call of Duty Ghosts’ new game modes; ‘Hunted’ yet. Maybe you’ve been too busy taking advantage of the Double XP weekend, been preoccupied with blasting aliens into tiny chunks or battling through the…..
For those of you that did not read Part 1 of my “Favorite Mass Effect Squadmate?” series, I chose Garrus, Liara, Wrex, Legion and Mordin as my top 5 squadmates from the Mass Effect series. What follows are my next top 5 squadmates from the…..
I dumped my PS3 a few months back in anticipation of the upcoming next-gen console release, when trade-in values were still relatively high. While I have missed being able to play some titles, I have had the time to dig through some of my older…..
One characteristic that has defined the Mass Effect series has been its memorable side characters, from Garrus Vakarian to Prothy the Prothean Javik. No matter how rough Shepard’s journey may have been, he had a legion of squadmates to support him through the thick and…..
So it has been ‘leaked’ recently that Call of Duty Ghosts will feature an ‘Extinction’ mode, which appears to involve aliens. 11 pictures of the new game mode can be found by clicking the link above, which are taken from off-screen by a camera rather than…..
There’s been a lot of talk, hype and rumor in the past few days surrounding Call of Duty: Ghosts. The discussion has been regarding the native resolution of the latest installment in Activision’s long running series of first person shooter. It’s been rumored that Call…..
Is the Xbox One’s launch line-up strong enough? Being a proud owner of an Xbox One preorder, I’m concerned that maybe it isn’t. Here’s a full list of games available for the Xbox One on Day One; Full Retail Games Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag…..
Last month, Grand Theft Auto V released to see unprecedented sales. The mammoth title earned $800 million in its first day, and accumulated $1 billion after only three days of release. This marked the biggest opening for any entertainment property, ever. However, Grand Theft Auto…..
Since its release earlier this year on Xbox 360, and subsequent port to PC late last month (still in early access), the zombie survival game State of Decay has attracted scorn and adulation in pretty much equal measure. Fans praise the realism and scavenger-based survival…..
This article is purely my own opinion and was designed to try and gauge whether the gaming community feels the same way or not. I’ve been mulling this question over in my mind for some time; what is the ideal length of a campaign? Games…..
Dying Light has been on my radar for a while now. I was intrigued months ago, and this turned into full-blown excitement when I saw Techland’s 12 minute demo gameplay. So when I found out that it would be playable at Eurogamer Expo 2013, I…..
With the announcement of Valve’s “SteamBox” and SteamOS this week many writers and commenters have been calling it a serious threat to Sony & Microsoft’s dominance in the living room. While Valve will surely make some inroads in this area, PC gaming still has many…..
At Eurogamer Expo 2013, there were three next generation shooters available to play; Call of Duty: Ghosts, Battlefield 4 and Titanfall. I was fortunate enough to play all 3, and thought I’d share my opinion on which next-gen FPS will be the best. Call of…..
On my first day at Eurogamer Expo 2013, I walked around the Xbox One area for about 10 minutes just watching, trying to decide what to play. In the end, I decided on FIFA 14 on Xbox One and I’m glad I did. Visually, it’s…..
I was fortunate enough to attend the first two days of Eurogamer Expo 2013, during which I was able to get up close and personal with the Xbox One controller. I was also able to briefly play with the Kinect, but my experiences with anything…..
I got hands-on with Need for Speed Rivals at Eurogamer Expo 2013, and decided to write an opinionated preview. Need for Speed Rivals was the second driving game I played at EGX 2013, after Forza Motorsport 5. Even down to the controllers, I had completely…..
I attended the first day of Eurogamer Expo 2013 today, and had a chance to get hands-on with Forza Motorsport 5. Here’s my opinionated preview on it. Forza Motorsport 5 was the the second chance I had to get my hands on the Xbox One…..
This is a new weekly series called “Free to Play Friday.” You can check out last week’s here. Gaming is fun and, sometimes, you need to pay a lot of money to have that fun. What if you could get that same fun for free?…..
The Grand Theft Auto series is one which is defined by it’s sounds. Every game since GTA III has had a rich soundtrack full of hit and niche songs both recognizable and new to many listeners, covering a wide array of styles from thrash punk…..
Recently I was invited to play the PS3 beta of Namco Bandai & Bugbear’s upcoming Free 2 Play racer, Ridge Racer Driftopia for the PC & PS3. The upcoming arcade racer is the second entry into Namco Bandai’s F2P lineup, following the release of Tekken Revolution…..
We can all agree that most of us enjoy getting scared or startled every so often. I’m personally not a fan of horror movies, games, and other media, but a large majority of people I know adore it. Take a look at how many horror…..
With the beta for Guerilla Cambridge’s Killzone Mercenary now available for PS+ users in Europe and North America I have had some time to sink my teeth into the multiplayer and experience the Vita’s first high quality first person shooter. Graphics It’s beautiful. Even I…..
I don’t know how I feel about Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag. On one hand, I’m really excited that there’s going to be a new Assassin’s Creed game. On the other hand, I’m kind of worried about the quick turnaround and that there’s already a…..
I am a monument to all your sins. Back when I was in high school, my friends and I created what we called a “club”, or more accurately, a “social marker”. It was dedicated to one singular concept: beating a game on the hardest difficulty……
As gamers, we’ve all faced negativity. It’s either been in forums, message boards, Youtube comments on game trailers, or, the most common, behind a headset and television screen. But what does all this negative noise do? Do our comments, yelling, swearing, and, for some gamers,…..