Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes

Platform(s): Multi-Platform Release: 22/11/2013 The Metal Gear franchise is 26 years old, and arguably one of the most beloved series in the history of video games. With this thought, it’s no surprise that many games in the series have been highly acclaimed by critics and […]

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FEZ

Platform(s): Multi-Platform Release: 27/03/2014 After years of availability on other platforms, FEZ has finally made its debut on the PlayStation Network – boasting cross-buy and cross-play functionality, mind you. I had previously heard nothing but positive remarks and interesting anecdotes upon FEZ’s inaugural release on […]

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inFAMOUS Second Son

Platform(s): PS4 Exclusive Release: 21/03/2014 Since the PlayStation 4’s announcement, inFamous Second Son has been the carrot at the end of the proverbial PS4 stick. Second Son was to be the first big, new, first-party title to contend for Sony’s next-gen system. And so, after […]

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Thief

Platform(s): Multi-Platform Release: 22/11/2013 I’m not a patient person, but the pre-release hype and gameplay teasers for Thief managed to grab my attention from the first moment I saw it. Eidos were promising a next-generation game with unprecedented immersion, intelligent AI, and freedom for the […]

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Strider

Platform(s): Multi-Platform Release: 18/02/2014 A new Strider game! I never thought I’d see the day when this classic 1989 side-scrolling acrobatic ninja would return with cypher sword in hand. It seems that Double Helix are continuing their successful trend of rebooting classic IPs, most notably […]

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Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition

Platform(s): PS4 & Xbox One Release: 31/01/2013 In 2013, Crystal Dynamics re-introduced us to Lara Croft. A change, which in my opinion, the video game industry needed desperately. It’s not that the previous games in the series were unsuccessful, but more than anything, we need […]

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Resogun

Platform(s): PS4 Exclusive Release: 29/11/2013 I can’t be the only one who feels as if “bright” twin-stick shooters have become the typical killer app for digital distribution when a new console releases. For example, Geometry Wars and Super Stardust HD, respectively launching on the Xbox […]

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Contrast

Platform(s): Multi-Platform Release: 29/11/2013 Contrast is an obtuse re-imagining of 1920s Paris, and a world where shadows play an important role. In the game, players will take on the role of Dawn; the ‘imaginary’ friend of a young girl named Didi. However, as a part […]

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Killzone: Shadow Fall

Platform(s): PS4 Exclusive Release: 29/11/2013 For a long time, Sony has been pushing the Killzone series as flagship software for the PlayStation. I’d consider myself a good means to measure how successfully they’ve achieved this. As someone who plays PlayStation consoles primarily, due mainly to […]

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Knack

Platform(s): PS4 Exclusive Release: 29/11/2013 Knack was the first game to be announced during the PS4 reveal event in February, and as it happens, the game is also written and directed by the lead architect of the console hardware, Mark Cerny. Don’t let that credential […]

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