Author Archives | Jozef A Bissaker

Playstation All Stars Battle Royale Review

Playstation All Stars sees Sony maiden voyage into the crossover brawler sub-genre that has previously seen very little competition. Occupied almost exclusively by Nintendo’s Super Smash Brothers, Sony hope to make a smash of their own, with heroes featuring from their own intellectual property.  From the get go it’s very clear where Playstation All Stars’ […]

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GT6 outed for Playstation 4?

Amidst heavy speculation earlier this month, Gran Turismo 6 may have been outed for the Playstation 4 today. As L.M Gianetti a famous factory focused on the production of racing class automobiles posted up photos to a new album entitled “SCANSIONE PER GRAN TURISMO PS4″ which translates to’SCANS FOR GRAN TURISMO PS4”. Of course this […]

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Crash Team Racing Retrospective

Back in 1996 Naughtydog debuted their first game for Sony Computer Entertainment, Crash Bandicoot. A series seemingly specifically designed to take on competing console manufacturers Sega and Nintendo, and their rival platform gaming franchises. Crash received high praise from critics and quickly became one of the bestselling titles available on the Playstation, with journalists often drawing […]

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Killzone Shadowfall? Should have been new intellectual property

Before you’re enraged by the relatively sensationalist headline, hear me out. I love the Killzone franchise, each title from the original, to Killzone 3. Admittedly I didn’t much take to Liberation, but spin-off aside I’ve stuck with Killzone through thick and thin. Unfortunately despite my fondness of the Killzone series, Killzone never became what Sony needed it […]

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Assassins Creed Black Flag World Premier Trailer Revealed

Assassins Creed IV has been Officially announced. Check out the latest trailer below:   It would seem Ubisoft are taking Assassins Creed to the Caribbean for a high-seas adventure. The game is said to follow Sailor, Privateer and Assassin Edward Kenway, grandfather of Connor from Assassins Creed 3. If the boxart is anything to go […]

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Anarchy Reigns Review

With a delayed Western release, it was originally tentative as to whether Anarchy Reigns would even reach our shores. However here it is! Platinum game’s somewhat experimental 3D brawler sets to provide you with that Bayonetta hack and slash gameplay, fit for a multiplayer environment, and all at a budget price. Anarchy Reigns’ singleplayer offering […]

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DMC: Devil May Cry Review

It’s becoming common for Japanese publishers to outsource work on their somewhat stagnant intellectual property to Western Studios. DMC: Devil May Cry is Capcom and Ninja Theory’s latest effort in rebooting a beloved series. It’s difficult not to feel sorry for Ninja Theory, the original Devil May Cry was one of the most well received […]

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Sonic & Sega Racing Transformed Review

Sonic & Sega All Stars Racing Transformed is Sumo Digital’s second effort breaking into the kart-racing sub-genre. Previously in 2012 we also saw efforts from United Front with LittleBigPlanet Karting, and Codemasters with F1 Race Stars, with both being met with relatively mediocre critical receptions hopefully Transformed can turn things around and provide a genuinely […]

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Transformers Fall of Cybertron Demo Now Live

The Transformers Fall of Cybertron Demo is now live on both PSN and the XBL. The demo features two singeplayer missions featuring Bumblebee and Shockwave as playable characters alongside the games multiplayer component with limited unlocks and playlists (only team deathmatch). Overall it’s a very sizable demo showcasing a very good chunk of Transformers Fall […]

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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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