Games Reviews

21 November 2020

The Room VR A Dark Matter review: The best virtual reality escape room around

One of the things I’ve missed most about getting together with friends this year, is going to an escape room and having a hilarious hour of shouting at one another ...

20 November 2020

Observer System Redux review: A fantastic next-gen remaster of an instant cult classic

Walking into the room where a headless body lay just a few minutes into my game, I knew that Observer: System Redux was going to be a title that ticked ...

14 November 2020

The Walking Dead Saints & Sinners review: The ultimate experience on Oculus Quest 2

With the recent release of next-gen consoles Xbox Series X|S and the PlayStation 5, the attention that the launch of Oculus Quest 2 deserved may have fallen a little to ...
12 November 2020

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla review: Playing on Xbox Series X cements this as the series' best entry

Sitting on the sofa twiddling my thumbs was a big part of my Tuesday, November 10th, 2020. I was a few hours into playing Assassin’s Creed Valhalla on the Xbox ...
9 November 2020

Amnesia: Rebirth review - a horror sequel worth waiting for

As I took a look around the expansive sandy desert my plane had crash-landed in, I wondered exactly where the rest of my fellow passengers and the flight's crew had ...
6 November 2020

Little Hope review: Is the second instalment in The Dark Pictures Anthology worth playing?

“Grab my hand!” my real-life friend Meg screamed as I pushed on, being chased by the demons of the dark. My character turned to look at her’s, a choice appearing ...

28 October 2020

Watch Dogs Legion review: Not only the best in the franchise, but Game of the Year material

When my review key came through for Watch Dogs: Legion, I was reading the news that both Russia and Iran were allegedly meddling in the upcoming United States election. The ...
19 October 2020

FIFA 21 review: Career Mode has been elevated to the next level, but Ultimate Team is getting stale

There were plenty of things for longtime fans of the FIFA video game series to moan about when it came to previous instalment FIFA 20. Electronic Arts had a lot ...

16 October 2020

I led the United Kingdom's most socialist government in history in Democracy 4: Here's what happened

With all that is going on in the world, political conversations may be the last thing you want to engage with. Still, for many of us who think we could ...
13 October 2020

We put the Oculus Quest 2 to the test!

Boasting a faster processor and more RAM power than before, the Oculus Quest 2 looked to be one of the most exciting gaming hardware additions to the shelves this year, ...
13 October 2020

Let's talk about Until Dawn

Despite the number of new games coming out this year, such as The Last of Us 2 and the much anticipated Crash Bandicoot 4: It’s About Time, sometimes it can ...
9 October 2020

Review: Star Wars: Squadrons

Whether you're somebody who enjoyed the Star Wars fighter pilot games of the past, or you're completely new to the idea of taking to the skies for some space combat, Star Wars: ...
9 October 2020

Review: Mafia: Definitive Edition

When I heard that the original Mafia game would be given a complete overhaul, in a built-from-the-ground-up remake, I was excited to be able to experience the first title after playing ...

6 October 2020

Review: Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time

Back in 1996, an unconventional hero was born. Originally developed by Naughty Dog, PlayStation gamers were treated to a unique new platformer featuring a mutant marsupial known as Crash Bandicoot. ...

3 October 2020

Review: Super Mario 3D All-Stars

Hello world, how are ya? For the past few weeks, I've hardly lifted my head from my Nintendo Switch, after being granted the opportunity to check out three of the ...

28 September 2020

Review: WWE 2K Battlegrounds

When 2K announced that their usual WWE series would be taking a break from release this year following the backlash to the bug-laden gameplay that WWE 2K20 saw in 2019, many were ...

19 September 2020

Review: Trover Saves the Universe on Oculus Quest

Initially released all the way back in May 2019, we finally got the chance to check out Rick and Morty co-creator Justin Roiland's video game creation Trover Saves the Universe when we got our ...

18 September 2020

Review: Beat Saber on Oculus Quest

After getting to grips with the Oculus Quest and having a look through the countless virtual reality experiences available, we got the opportunity to check out one of the platform's most ...

15 September 2020

The Sims 4 Star Wars: Journey to Batuu review

Following the addition of Star Wars clothing and even Baby Yoda to The Sims 4, fans wondered just how long it would be until an official expansion pack would be unveiled. That came ...

14 September 2020

For The People review: A great addition to the interactive visual novel genre

There's something extremely satisfying about visual novel video games. Making choices that first appear small lead to massive consequences, with branching narratives and countless unique pathways offering up a lot ...

7 September 2020

Terrorarium review: Not as fun as it sounds

On paper, Terrorarium sounds like one of the funniest games in existence. You play as a small little space granny who's determined to see her name up in lights, by winning ...

3 September 2020

We review the latest addition to the EPOS | SENNHEISER GSP 600 Series, the GSP 602

The end of August not only ushered in a new season, but saw EPOS reveal a pair of brand new gaming headsets as part of their EPOS | Sennheiser 600 ...

15 August 2020

Review: Is new Paper Mario sequel The Origami King worth the purchase?

Six instalments deep, it was always going to be a challenge for Nintendo to impress with their latest addition to the Paper Mario series, The Origami King. Still, as one ...

11 July 2020

The Last of Us Part II reviewed: Is the highly-anticipated sequel the best game ever?

It’s no secret that the gaming world has been foaming at the mouth for any sign of life when it came to the much-anticipated sequel to 2013 smash hit The ...