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Preview | Alien: Isolation

by Peter Whiteheadon April 7, 2014
They say that in space no-one can here you scream. After going hand’s on with Creative Assembly’s latest project we’re inclined to disgaree. The Xenomorph will hear you, it hears everything. Before you have flashbacks to last year’s disaster with Alien: Colonial Marines let us assure you that Alien: Isolation is a different beast entirely. Set after the […]
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Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD (Vita): Review

by Peter Whiteheadon March 31, 2014
Ever had the experience of meeting an old friend after 10 years? The uncertainty of what may have changed, whether you still have anything in common, the joy of realising that everything is still as it was. Well that’s the experience with playing Final Fantasy X HD and Final Fantasy X-2 HD. In Final Fantasy X we have one of […]
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5 Worst NPC Jobs in Games

by Peter Whiteheadon February 3, 2014
It’s Monday again, which means that it’s time to start work for the week. Before you get too down about all the meetings you’ll have to stay awake through and your boss’ ‘motivational’ speeches just think, it could always be worse. Don’t believe us? Then read on and find some of the worst jobs in […]

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Konami reveal new Castlevania artwork and screens

by Peter Whiteheadon January 10, 2014
Konami have released a new batch of screenshots from the forthcoming Castlevania: Lord of Shadows 2 focusing on Dracula’s role in the game. In a press release Konami said ,”Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 concludes the revamped series in epic style. Featuring a sprawling, open-world environment, free-roaming camera, and over 24 hours of action, combat and […]
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Konami confirm PES 2015 for PS4, no word on Xbox One

by Peter Whiteheadon January 9, 2014
Konami have announced that Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 will be coming to next gen, at least on PS4. In response to a fan question about PES 2014 being playable on PS4, the official PES twitter account announced that this year’s version of the game will be coming to Sony’s new machine. @Mor_Sch PES 2014 will not be released on […]
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Review | Trine 2: Complete Story (PS4)

by Peter Whiteheadon December 5, 2013
The fact that one of the best looking launch games on PS4 is a port of a PC game from 2011 should come as something of a shock. Trine 2 has always looked handsome but now that it’s running in 1080p at 60 frames per second it looks even better. Some wonderfully realised locations will really […]

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The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD leads this week’s eShop updates

by Peter Whiteheadon September 19, 2013
Despite all the troubles that have been surrounding the Wii U Nintendo have been pro-active in the games that they are promoting via their eShop. Today the’ve annpunced that latest games that will be joining the service this week. From tomorrow The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD will be available to download, bringing one […]
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Heavy Rain was turned down by Microsoft because of child kidnapping themes

by Peter Whiteheadon September 4, 2013
David Cage, the founder of Quantic Dream, has revealed that Microsoft turned down the opportunity to publish Heavy Rain because they were worried about the theme of child kidnapping, according to Polygon. Cage revealed this during his BAFTA games lecture in London yesterday. Cage said that he had turned to Microsoft after releasing Fahrenheit as they were […]
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FFXIV server problems caused by “conservative estimates” of how many people would buy the game

by Peter Whiteheadon September 4, 2013
The server problems that have beset the launch of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn were down to Square Enix having “conservative estimates” as to how many people would actually buy the game, game director Naoki Yoshida has told Polygon. The MMO was originally released back in 2010 but Square Enix pulled the product after receiving […]

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Forza 5 Xbox One Day One Edition announced

by Peter Whiteheadon September 4, 2013
Microsoft have announced a new version of the Xbox One Day One Edition that will include Forza 5 for free. This follows on from the previous announcement that only Day One pre-orders would receive FIFA 14 for free. This offer only applies in Europe and comes separately from the FIFA deal, though again it only applies to the Day One […]
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GAME announce trade-in deals for next-gen games

by Peter Whiteheadon September 3, 2013
UK retailer GAME has announced the trade-in details to upgrade current-gen to next-gen versions of games. Customers who trade in their PS3 or Xbox 360 versions of Battlefield 4, Call of Duty: Ghosts or FIFA 14 will receive a guranteed amount of £40 store credit. They can then use this towards the price of the next-gen versions of […]
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Eurogamer Expo sells out, organisers expect over 70,000 visitors

by Peter Whiteheadon September 3, 2013
This year’s Eurogamer Expo has sold all 70,000 tickets for the show according to the organisers. After the demand for tickets last year, organisers increased the capacity for this year by 40% but it seems like the dawn of the new generation of consoles has attracted more fans than ever. The show is the biggest […]