Archive | May, 2012

Wrack Preview

What do you get when you combine the striking cel-shaded graphics of Borderlands, with an arcade style shooter similar to Quake? You get Wrack and while the name may not be something to write home about the game itself definitely is. Wrack is quite a game and launching as an indie title with an asking […]

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Playstation Vita: Struggling to find an identity?

The Playstation Vita has been out in Europe and the US for over 2 months now, and more than 5 in Japan yet still hasn’t been able to pick up the pace on it’s sales figures. Nintendo had a similar debut, its price point, launch lineup and marketing strategy was heavily criticized, but Nintendo quickly […]

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Ghost Recon Future Soldier Review

When Ghost Recon was demoed at E3 last year it was met with a little dismay. The demo was impressive, sure – but it wasn’t what the Ghost Recon series is known for, and to some extent felt like a betrayal. Ghost Recon seemed to be denying it’s roots and instead aping its competition. Now that Future […]

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Starhawk Review

In 2007, developed by Incognito Entertainment and SCE Santa Monica Warhawk was released onto the Playstation 3. As a launch-window title, and one of the best multiplayer offerings during that time. Warhawk took Playstation by storm, quickly becoming one of the most popular multiplayer offerings available on the platform. Now developed by Lightbox (with much […]

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Need for Speed Shift 2 Review

When I purchased Need for Speed Shift 2 Unleashed back in March last year, I wasn’t entirely satisfied with the experience. Clunky controls, poor presentation, and generally a myriad of technical issues really left me feeling let down.  In fact, I returned the game the very same week. However now that the games available for […]

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Soul Calibur V Review

Soul Calibur V, the latest title in the Soul Calibur series and sequel to IV. Soul Calibur IV was alleged to be the final entry in the Soul Calibur series, but in response to fans, Soul Calibur V was announced in 2011. Shortly afterwards, fans became a little concerned as the games lead developer announced […]

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Wipeout 2048 Review

Wipeout 2048, the latest game in the Wipeout franchise has released as a Playstation Vita launch title. Despite being the most recent release it’s the earliest in the Wipeout universe. 2048 invites us to play in a period where the Wipeout racing league is just getting off its feet. Featuring Wipeout series staples and brand […]

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Street Fighter X Tekken Review

Street Fighter X Tekken, Capcom’s latest fighting game jumps into the fray with a roster boasting characters from both the Street Fighter and Tekken franchises. With this version being developed by Capcom, it’s Capcoms mechanics that take centre stage, but can this mashup appease fans of two fighters so distinctly different? Firing up Street Fighter […]

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