The concept of an endlessly replayable game has become somewhat of a trope in the gaming industry as of late, more particularly within the indie scene. While a game that lasts precisely as long as the player would like is an inviting concept, there tend to be sacrifices made within…
Back in 2013, an 8 bit GTA inspired masterpiece by the name of Retro City Rampage was released for PC, as well as several consoles and even MS DOS. A few years down the line, Vblank Entertainment have revealed that the studio's next game, Shakedown Hawaii has entered it's final beta…
During the latest Pokemon Direct which aired earlier today, The Pokemon Company have announced the next set of mainline titles in the long running RPG franchise. Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield are the first games from the eighth generation of the Pokemon series, which will be based in an entirely…
After releasing Super Bomberman R and Assassin's Creed Rogue 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 Star Wars…
After releasing Metal Gear Solid 4: Gun of the Patriots and For Honor 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 March 2019 have now been announced by Sony. The…
Remaking a fan-favorite game is a dangerous endeavor. Millions of voices will clamor that they want it to happen, that they don’t want it to happen, that they want this or that. Some of these remakes are lost to the times, forgotten as an unfortunate business venture that didn’t pay…
Welcome back warlords and rulers. Join us as we dig in deep into Paradox Interactive and Triumph Studios upcoming game, Age of Wonders: Planetfall. With a release date for late this year, we shall explore and unravel its secrets and reveal what to look forward to. So, buckle up and…
Metro finally travels outside the tunnels of the underground into a single player story driven narrative that sees Artyom, Anna and the rest of the crew explore irritated Russia in search for a place above ground they can call home without monsters, radiation and enemy humans. Although above ground the…
Welcome back tabletop fans. With an exciting year ahead for Games Workshop, the reveals for both 40k and Age of Sigmar will be gracing thick and fast. This time, two new Start Collecting Boxes have been announced for Age of Sigmar. So, join us as we have a look at…
Back in 1993, the Zelda series arrived on the Game Boy with The Legend of Zelda: Links Awakening. The portable adventure received a Game Boy Color update in 1998, and to this day remains of Nintendo’s best handheld games of all time. During the Nintendo Direct which was held yesterday,…
After the success of Yoshi's Woolly World on Wii U, and it's port for the Nintendo 3DS, fans of the green dinosaur will be eager awaiting the release of Yoshi's Crafted World next month. To tide you over, Nintendo have decided to release a playable demo of the game via…
After it's release on the Wii U in 2015, and the Nintendo 3DS in 2016, there were several rumours that Super Mario Maker would be ported to the Nintendo Switch. During last nights Nintendo Direct presentation, the developer revealed that instead of a direct port, a sequel named Super Mario…
One of the biggest surprises of last year is that several titles from the Final Fantasy series are being re-released on Nintendo Switch and Xbox One at various times in 2019. During the latest Nintendo Direct presentation, Square Enix announced that Final Fantasy IX will be released today on Nintendo…
Like peanut butter and chocolate, the Kingdom Hearts franchise is a crossover between Disney and Final Fantasy that blends together in a magical kind of way that cannot be easily explained. After many spin off games, several high definition ports and a barrage of secret movies with cryptic content, Kingdom…
Welcome back servants of Nagash and warriors of Sigmar. Games Workshop have recently hosted a Warhammer event at the Las Vegas Open. Join us as we explore the announcements and previews that are to be released in the year to come. So grab your prepare your brushes, grab those paints,…
Mutant Year Zero might look a little strange due to the blend of human/animal hybrids that take the centre stage but the game is a nice combination of RPG elements and turn-based tactical games like XCOM while being based on the pen and paper original Mutant. The game starts around…
As with many projects funded via Kickstarter, Mage’s Initiation: Reign of the Elements, a spiritual successor to Sierra’s Kings Quest and Quest for Glory franchises, took slightly longer to be released than was initially projected. Although it was initially funded in March 2013, the game has taken ten years to…
After releasing Portal Knights and Amplitude 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 February 2019 have now been announced by Sony. To begin the update, PS3 owners will be treated…
After releasing Far Cry 2 and Celeste 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 Assassin's Creed Rogue and Star…
Episodic games tend to be like a pair of comfortable shoes. Once they have been worn once or twice, they tend to show stronger qualities which may not be immediately visible. The second episode of Life is Strange 2 follows this trend, building on DontNod Entertainment’s award-winning universe by providing…
ROCCAT start the new year by releasing two new ultra wide mouse surfaces baed of their previous range the Taito and Sense series which has been designed for "exceptional precision and control". As gamers, we are always looking for that next mouse or keyboard but the mousemat is also another…