After nearly a decade since the previous entry in the Blue Bomber’s franchise, Mega Man has finally returned with Mega Man 11. Unlike previous entries in the classic series, 11 makes the jump to a gorgeous 3D side-scroller, feeling like a truly modern entry in the classic Mega Man lineup.…
Trepidation abounded as I made my journey into The Ringed City and from what we're lead to believe, this is to be the final chapter in the Dark Souls series. A series I have adored for the past few years and made me aware that I was a secret masochist.…
Chances are that if you've been playing Horizon: Zero Dawn, you've noticed a sneaky little update has found its way into your downloads. That sneaky update would be the colossal 1.12, that adds a huge overhaul to the game's functionality. Comprised mostly of tweaks to the game's assorted side-quests, fixing…
When Ubisoft released the original Watch Dogs back in 2014, the general consensus was that although the game had plenty of potential, there were several problems which prevented it from being a classic. The team has since looked to fix a lot of these problems with the long-awaited sequel. Watch…
If you're reading this, then I imagine you're in the same boat as me. You're utterly enthralled and captivated by the frankly sublime Hyper Light Drifter, but you're slowly grinding your teeth into a fine dust due to how brutally hard it can be. If you fall into the latter…
There are two sure-fire ways to get me to come and have a look at your game during a conference: have an interesting premise or offer me sweets, and indie studio Dreadbit Games knocked it out of the park. “A skill-based, acrobatic shooter without aiming” took care of the premise…
Not long ago, Resident Evil 6 hit the download market with a new lick of paint to a resounding groan from anyone who even remotely cares about Resident Evil at this point. Often regarded as a low-point in a series littered with low-points, Resi 6 left a very bitter taste…
After announcing Nioh back at the PlayStation Experience, Koei Tecmo have revealed that an alpha demo of this dark samurai action-RPG will be coming to PS4 from April 26th to May 5th. Developed under the guidance of Kou Shibusawa, Hisashi Koinuma and Team Ninja, Nioh has you tasked as William,…
In the first few years of the PlayStation 2's lifespan, two musical rythym games named Frequency and Amplitude were released by Rock Band developers Harmonix. Although both games received widespread critical acclaim, the series fell into obscurity until last year, when Harmonix decided to reboot the series through KickStarter. The…
Back in the days of the Nintendo Wii, a game by former SEGA employees under the name of Rodea was in development. For reasons unknown, it never received a release outside of Japan, but thanks to the efforts of NIS America and Kadokawa Games, Rodea the Sky Solider has landed…
After the PC release of Batman Arkham Knight, it was evident that it had many villains that were not on the console versions of the game. Both media outlets and the public found that there were potentially game breaking complications such as freezes, substantial slowdown, graphical tearing and memory optimization…
If you have ever wondered what it would be like to live in a world where adults are no longer in charge, you will sympathise with the plight of the antagonists in the latest game of the Danganronpa series. Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls is defined as a pre-sequel,…
E3 helmed the incredible news that Dark Souls III is real and it's going to be with us pretty soon. This was then followed by a snippet from a European press release stating that it is to be the final chapter in the cult series. This caused a lot of dismay…
Us From Software junkies had a reason to celebrate yesterday as it was announced that Dark Souls III is official and heading for us in early 2016. Riding high on the success of Bloodborne, From Software aren't showing any signs of slowing down and in keeping with their traditions, the trailer we…
Platinum Games continues its dominance of the spectacle fighter genre with the release of Bayonetta 2, bringing over the top action exclusively to the Wii U, to the dismay of some fans. With many outlets praising the game as the second coming of Karate Christ, does this action game blow…
If you found yourself standing in front of a mysterious coffin with strange symbols on the front, would you decide to walk into it? Well that’s exactly what Lady Chou Chou, the ultimate god and conqueror of the seven worlds, decides to do. Needless to say, it doesn't end well,…
ATLUS have definitely been getting better when it comes to releasing their games overseas, and as well their own software, they have also been helping other developers to do the same. Their latest collaboration, Conception II - Children of the Seven Stars, has been given a confirmed release date of May…
If you think the world of Sanctuary is safe, think again. After battling the forces of evil, you would think nothing would disturb the peace, right? You couldn’t be more wrong. The souls of many are on the line as the Angel of Death makes an appearance in Diablo III’s…
Video games featuring pirates have seen a slight dip in popularity as of late, but this was rectified by the arrival of Edward Kenway in Assassin's Creed 4 - Black Flag. Now that the seas have settled, it is clear to see that a new nautical bandit game is on…
Retro inspired platformer Freedom Planet took KickStarter by storm last winter, fetching more than twelve times it's original funding goal of $2,000. The release date for the side scrolling adventure was revealed last month, to the joy of those of us who missed the chance to buy the game when…
When many people consider the JRPG genre, they often imagine a quest to save the world, or rescue the royal family from despair. But the latest offering from Nihon Falcom dares to make a game out of an easily attainable quest, and for the most part, this is a decision…