Battlefield 1

World War 1 saw the industrialisation of war and the wholesale slaughter of 10s of millions of soldiers and civilians between 1914 and 1918. Unlike World War II, there were few ideological villains to conquer or justifiable moral campaigns; rather the world saw a clash […]

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WRC 6: FIA World Rally Championship

WRC 6 is the second instalment of the officially licensed WRC game developed by French developer Kylotonn and published by Bigben Interactive. The last instalment, WRC 5, was a great effort by the team after previous titles developed by others were a little lacklustre. So, […]

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Thumper

Described by its developer Drool as a violence rhythm game, Thumper certainly lives up to its name. You play as a metallic beetle travelling through space on a track to defeat some sort of great evil, all to the beat of electronic music. So, the […]

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Shadow Warrior 2

Let’s be honest and straightforward here: Shadow Warrior 2 (SW2) is Duke Nukem, except with ten times the dick jokes and only a fraction of the misogyny. The protagonist’s name is Low Wang, for Christ’s sake. You have a vast arsenal of weapons but only […]

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Mafia III

Mafia III is a unique and ambitious title that breaks away from the norm of its previous entries and opts for a new setting and era. After the well-written but basic sandbox shooter Mafia II, the developers at Hangar 13 have taken a chance by […]

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Aragami

I really wanted to like Aragami. Created by Lince Works with a soundtrack from Two Feathers, Aragami was the game I was most looking forward to from E3 this year. My favourite game ever is Mark of the Ninja, so that may not be entirely […]

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BioShock: The Collection

Few games have left such a tremendous, distinct footprint on video games as the BioShock series. It’s only fair that after almost ten years since the original BioShock, the entire collection is lovingly packaged and re-released on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One (plus free updates […]

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Clockwork

There’s always a lot of excitement that comes with finding an indie game that does something weird and different. Games like Undertale and Axiom Verge remind us that thinking outside the box can make for hours of delight. However, not all games nail that strange […]

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NBA 2K17

As someone who’s into video games and pop culture quite profoundly, friends and strangers are both in agreement when they react to my interest in sport with surprise. However, I’ve always been an avid sports fan and participant since a young age – and basketball […]

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Pac-Man Championship Edition 2

Well, strap me down and grab the anti-epileptics because Pac-Man’s flashing lights have got me dazzled and my adrenaline pumping! It’s difficult not to like Pac-Man (most of the time), it was one of the great classics that defined what makes a great “arcade game.” […]

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