Welcome back avid tabletop fans. Join us as we review the Legendary Buffy the Vampire Slayer Board Game by Upper Deck. Whether you are a fan of the 90s supernatural high school show or just a fan of taking down bad guys with friends, this might peak your interest. So,…
Anime-based video games tend to be aimed at the fans of the series, which makes sense, aiming to offer more content for the show and the characters they love. Similar to titles like Sword Art Online, they either offer the same story arcs as the anime but let you live…
As a huge fan of action-adventure games, and one that will probably never fully recover from the Uncharted games coming to end, my biggest trepidation coming in to Shadow of the Tomb Raider was that lead development duties had transferred from Crystal Dynamics to Eidos Montreal. Thankfully, my anxieties that…
Back in 2011, El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron was an action adventure title released for PS3 and Xbox 360, and received moderate critical and commercial success. Following the closure of the development studio, the creator of the game bought the rights to the franchise and decided to continue its…
It's not often but it does happen that eBay, the well-known auction website has a sale.  Bargain hunters can use the exclusive code from everything to video games, consoles, laptops and televisions, you can even buy your pet supplies or clothes if you want to. For today only, you can…
After releasing God of War III Remastered and Foul Play as some of the gifts for their loyal subscribers last month, the next set of games to be released for free under the Instant Game Collection for PlayStation Plus for October 2018 have now been announced by Sony. To begin the update,…
After releasing Lego Star Wars III: The Clone Wars and Livelock as some of the gifts for Xbox Live Gold subscribers last month, the next set of games to be released for free under the Games With Gold promotion have now been announced by Microsoft. Xbox 360 owners will be treated to…
The Yakuza series has come back to the West and in a big way. Following the releases of Yakuza 0 (read our review of the PC version here) and Yakuza Kiwami comes Yakuza Kiwami 2, a remake of the original Yakuza 2. The biggest alteration made in this newest entry…
Ever wanted to delve into wonderful worlds of Dungeons and Dragons but don’t know where to start? Join us as we give you 5 reasons why you should try your hand at the tabletop roleplaying game from Wizards of the Coast. So, grab your dice as its time to break…
Welcome back avid hunters of monsters. It is official autumn in Astera! Why not celebrate the change of seasons with Autumn Harvest Fest which is now live! Join us as we have a quick overview of what lovely things are in store for such an occasion. So grab your pumpkins,…
In the past few years, a handful of indie developers have opted to develop games for older platforms that have become industry icons such as the Sega Dreamcast, Super NES and the SEGA Mega Drive, also known as the Genesis in North America. Funded via Kickstarter in November 2016 by…
Back in the March of 1997, one of the most popular PC simulation games of all time made its debut. Developed by long time British developers Bullfrog, Theme Hospital became an instant hit with its unique visual style, compelling gameplay and surrealist humour. Although many developers tried to recapture the…
Although many Square Enix fans will know them for the Final Fantasy series, one of their most popular IP's initially received very little exposure in Europe. The Dragon Quest franchise was originally named Dragon Warrior in the West, but it eventually reverted to it's original name following the PS2 release…
Back in the late 90's, veteran game developers Bullfrog released Theme Hospital, a hospital management game with a strong focus on humour and addictive gameplay. Rumours of a sequel or spiritual successor circled around the internet for many years, but with the company's eventual demise, it was feared that the…
Travelling through giant frog invested dungeons, talking to animals for some advice or ancient chambers filled with the boney dead and constantly reviving your fallen comrades in battle are some of the tastes of exploring the world that Divinity Original Sin II - Definitive Edition has to offer. Normally with…
Techland's battle-royale game that is based in the Dying Light universe will be available to try thanks to Steam Early Acess from Septemeber on PC. Dying Light: Bad Blood is meant to be a " fast-paced competitive multiplayer title creatively blends PvP and PvE action while retaining the core of Dying…
After the success of Life is Strange and Life is Strange: Before the Storm, fans of the series have anxiously awaited the reveal of Life is Strange 2, since it was teased earlier this year. Earlier today, DontNod Entertainment have uploaded the first official trailer of the long awaited sequel,…
Welcome back hunters of the good deal and discount. It is now mid-August and Autumn is looming. So, what wonderful bundle offers are available over at Humble Bundle? Join us and find something to treat yourself with and help a charity at the same time. First up on the list…
Atmospheric horror games Little Nightmares has sold over 1 million copies worldwide since it was released by Bandai Namco back in April 2017. We’re very proud that our first original game sold so well, it’s well beyond what we ever expected. Little Nightmares is after all part of an indie game…
Welcome back avid gamers. With the Nintendo Switch over a year old, the titles seem to keep pouring in. One of which is Dark Souls Remastered. The hardcore team at FromSoftware have finally revealed the the release date of this legendary title for the Switch. So, join us as we…
The rise of digital distribution for video games has allowed for many older genres to receive a renascence, with the 8-bit styled platformer Shovel Knight being a prime example. Wadjet Eye Games has also taken advantage of this adaption in the market, allowing them to create several award-winning point and…