There’s no disputing the success of the Call of Duty series, which has firmly established its place as the leading first-person shooter on the market. While the eleventh outing in the series, Ghosts, was greeted to a mediocre reaction from fans and critics alike, the development baton has been passed on to Sledgehammer Games for the release of Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare.Continue Reading "Review: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare"
If you haven’t heard of Tim Schafer, you’ll definitely be familiar with his work. Schafer has been the creative mind behind the likes of Monkey Island, Grim Fandango and Psychonauts – game series that are best known for their fine scriptwriting, jam-packed with dark humour. Based on this, it’s hard to believe that Schafer had no involvement in Stick It to the Man from indie developer Zoink.Continue Reading "Review: Stick It to the Man"
Halloween is a time for scaring yourself silly while eating the sweets that were intended for trick-or-treaters. It’s a time for having the curtains closed and the lights off, as you hide behind the sofa. It’s a time for playing creepy video games.Continue Reading "Top 11 Video Games To Play This Halloween"
2014 will long be remembered as the year of the remasters, with The Last of Us, Halo and Grand Theft Auto V receiving next-gen upgrades. Not to mention that the majority of this year’s AAA titles have failed to live up to their high expectations (see Titanfall and Destiny).Continue Reading "25 Video Games To Look Out For In 2015"
Following the success of the Tomb Raider remaster in early 2014, Square Enix announced that Sleeping Dogs would also be receiving the next-gen treatment in the form of the Definitive Edition. The Hong Kong-based Grand Theft Auto clone proved to be one of the surprise hits of 2012, but can you teach an old dog new tricks?Continue Reading "Review: Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition"
The highly-anticipated sequel to Top Video Games We’d Like To See As A Film – Part 1 is here. Don’t worry; this isn’t any old “cash in”, as Wriggy brings you a second instalment full of great action sequences and a lot of surprises. There may even be a romance sub-plot in there somewhere (probably not).Continue Reading "Video Games We’d Like To See As A Film – Part 2"