With Titan Souls, the three man indie studio Acid Nerve have blended elements of the Souls series, Shadow of the Colossus and the Legend of Zelda to create its own take on the boss fight focused adventure game. Does their attempt create a titanic experience, or is it a colossal…
We’ve seen the Fatalities, we know who’s next so now it’s time to see if this instalment of Mortal Kombat is any good. Does the story mode, mechanical changes and online suite guarantee a Flawless Victory, or should it be sent straight to the NetherRealm? The first thing to note…
For the past few years I have kept my eye Techland as they have been developing Dying Light. What started out as an interesting Alpha build with intriguing new mechanics for exploring the world around you soon transformed into this vast experience that takes the medium and changes it up.…
The Sims 4 Gaming Mouse by Steelseries is a specialised USB mouse specially designed for EA's latest version of their life simulator. To appeal to fans of the long running series, a light in the shape of a plumbbob crystal has been set below the scroll wheel, and will change…
Steelseries have provided gaming hardware for many years, occasionally offering selected models that have been branded towards a particular intellectual property. The latest game to be promoted in this fashion is The Sims 4, with several items being produced to give fans of the life simulator a whole new dimension…
If you are a long time fan of The Sims 4, you may be pleased to know that as well as a mouse and a headset, Steelseries have designed a branded a Sims 4 mouse mat based on the game. While it is not essential for the set to be…
With the recent fall of Maxis from EA due to reasons that could be linked to the poor reception of Sim City, gamers have been yearning for the next big city builder they can really get behind. One that gives you many options but is still simplistic enough to just…
There has been a lot of talk across the Internet about The Order 1886, concerning its length and value for money. Is Ready at Dawn’s Victorian shooter as slight as many critics say it is, or is a worthwhile adventure through the murky streets of London? Going into this review,…
Failbetter’s gothic sailing adventure has left the Steam Early Access drydock and is now headed for open water. We’ve taken a look at the preview version but is the complete vessel ready for the water, or is it doomed to end up in Davy Jones’ Locker? I’ve covered much of…
Elgato's Game Capture HD is a great purchase for anyone looking into streaming or recording their epic video game moments. Although it is capable of recording from the past gen and new gen consoles, it lacks the capability to record footage at 60fps at 1080p. Luckily this is where the…
Over the years the WWE wrestling games have been both good and bad. Deciding to walk further and further away from the arcade style of combat, like in Here Comes the Pain on PS2, the series has been focusing more on a realistic experience. I like to think of these…
So, we’ve had the appetiser and now it is time for the main course. Super Smash Bros for Wii U has finally landed and it ushers in a new age of Smash for many. Is this version the definitive edition of Smash or should we hold out for Smash 5?…
I have been dying to see a developer create a game to compete against the now illustrious Souls Series by FromSoftware. For years those games have graced my television screens, but there have never really been any direct competitors out there to this type of RPG. That was until CI…
Introduction Upon first look at the F.R.E.Q.5, you’d easily discern that this comes from the same manufacturer as the almost cyberpunk-esque R.A.T mouse. Almost every angle is extreme, making the headset look like it has come straight from a futuristic sc-fi film. Black leather this certainly isn’t and the plastic…
In Dungeon of the Endless, Amplitude Studios tries to combine tower defence, dungeon crawling, RPGs and real time strategy to create a new hybrid roguelike. Does this attempt to mesh these genres together create a compelling dungeon crawl, or should it stay in the depths? The game tasks you as…
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…
I have been a big fan of the LotR games for as long as I can remember. And out of entry, Shadow of Mordor can be easily placed as the greatest "serious," (sorry Lego games) LotR game to date. The game starts off with your protagonist, Talion losing his wife,…
After going through demos, leaks and streams of Japanese footage, Super Smash Bros for 3DS is finally here and ready to kick off this installment of the Smash series. As well as being a brand new iteration, this edition of the game is the first ever Smash game designed for…
A brand new core set is now available for old and new Magic the Gathering players. However, this set is bringing along more than just new cards and intro packs. Now we are graced with something new; the Clash Pack. This product consists of two decks that can be brilliant…
In recent years, video game capturing has become more and more popular with sites such as YouTube displaying video game commentaries, playthroughs, Q&A, Behind the Scenes and much more. Different devices are being released to cater to this need, Hauppage have many products but their newest, the HD PVR Rocket,…
Now that the Theros block is over, we are graced with the presence of another core set to keep us occupied until the next block comes around later in the year. The M15 Core Set comes along with its own collection of Intro Packs for new and old players to…