The Ace Attorney series has gone from strength to strength since it originally arrived on English shores back in 2005 for the Nintendo DS. It spawned several sequels and spin offs, including an investigation game starring prosecutor Miles Edgeworth, and a crossover adventure game that ties together with gaming’s first…
Deus Ex has always taken pride in giving the player choice throughout every aspect of the experience; the routes you take to the objective you choose, the responses you make to who you give the privilege of conversing with you. Every step you take, every word you utter can impact…
In recent years, it has become exceedingly popular to continue cancelled or finished franchises in another medium. One of the most popular of these extensions is the Buffy the Vampire Slayer graphic novels, which have now carried Joss Whedon’s cult series into its eleventh season, despite only having seven whilst…
There are not many games that I will see from a screenshot and think "this is a game I must play", Seasons After Fall is one of those games that captivated me from the very beginning with its beautiful art style and cute little fox. The only worry I had…
The Epson EH-TW5210 is a 3D ready, home cinema projector that is aimed at a home user instead of a business and is in the same range as the previously reviewed Epson EH-TW5350. The only bid difference between the two projectors is the features and a couple of tech specs but these…
The HTC Desire 530 is at the starting end of the price table when you compare it to phones such as the previously reviewed HTC One M9. Priced at just £129 the 530 seems to be aiming at the younger generation or the older generation that are just looking for a smart phone at…
When it comes to video games, many of the titles that are most fondly remembered have a simple premise combined with addictive game play. Multiple indie games have fallen under this category, in particular titles such as Thomas Was Alone and Fez, which have won critical acclaim as well as…
It was only a matter of time before Fallout made its way to an abandoned theme park as it next radiation riddled environment for the Vault Dweller to explore. In the Fallout 4: Nuka-World DLC you get a taste of what it would be like if Disney and Coca-cola teamed…
God Eater has not long been over in the West but it has already found a pretty large following. With the successful embedment of the Monster Hunter franchise, God Eater 2: Rage Burst and its predecessors have been set up for success with their various similarities but this does by…
“LET’S FUCKING DO THIS!” is the bloodcurdling battlecry I’m greeted with as the controller is placed in my hands. I’m sat in a small booth behind closed doors at Gamescom 2016 having a go at Tormentor x Punisher, the upcoming game from Joonas Turner, one of the guys behind Nuclear…
Since the first unveiling at VGX 2013, No Man’s Sky instantly captured the hearts and minds of gamers across the world. Winning countless awards years prior to release, players were truly infatuated with the beautiful world that Sean Murray and the guys at Hello Games were proposing. The sceptics amongst…
Portal has inspired a lot of similar games over the last decade or so that have tried to emulate and improve the formula, but none have really managed it except for the sequel, Portal 2. The Turing Test from Bulkhead Interactive is another title that’s even more similar than most.…
The original Naga Hex from Razer was a mouse that was like no other; it featured a plethora of buttons on the left hand side of the mouse instead of the usual two buttons. This mouse would be known as the mouse for MMOs and be pushed heavily as such. The Hex…
During the many years of the PlayStation 2’s lifespan, some of the most critically acclaimed RPG’s ever made came out on Sony’s record breaking console. One of these games was Odin Sphere, a 2D action RPG that was developed by Vanillaware, and was ultimately published by gaming giants Square Enix…
Cultural differences make media from certain countries unique. Whether it is the quirky antics that originate in British cinema, or the brutal yet gripping serial dramas from HBO in America, variety truly is the spice of life. This is certainly the case with Gal Gun Double Peace, the latest game…
On the surface, Hyper Light Drifter looks like your typical indie fare. Pixel art aesthetic, retro throw backs, deliberately light on plot and exposition. It has all of the trademarks of the independent scene, but when you look beyond the retro sensibilities on display, you'll soon discover that Hyper Light…
The night is young. Below, the headlights on the highways look like tiny yellow ants. In front of you, a portable turret is connected to your laptop pointing through an open window of the skyrise apartment you’re attempting to infiltrate. Your fingers clack on the keyboard: “blink 2 fire; pitch…
There is no other franchise quite like Monster Hunter. Going out into the world to battle the biggest and meanest beasties is something you truly need to feel for yourself. Every battle has you grasping at your controls as you try your hardest to stand up to some of the…
In the 90’s we were graced with the presence of a phenomenon that we had no idea would catch on this well. Whether you started off with the TV series or with the original GameBoy games, Pokemon was truly a one of a kind experience that Nintendo had capitalised on,…
Crossover video games are often treated with suspicion, especially when the intellectual properties that make the connection are well respected. Back in 2010, a project was announced that would bring together ATLUS’s flagship Shin Megami Tensei franchise, and Intelligent Systems Fire Emblem series.  The end result of this collaboration was…
Descent is the third of four DLC map packs released for the ever popular Call of Duty: Black Ops III. With a £12 price point however, is it worth it just for a few extra maps and another Zombies experience? Rumble is the first multiplayer map in the pack and…