Pillars of Eternity

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Developer: Obsidian Platform(s): PC, Linux & MAC Release: 26/03/2015 Pillars of Eternity is a title that I have personally been looking forward to since the launch of Kickstarter three years ago. While some minor concern was warranted coming into this game (based on the previews […]

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Developer: Undead Labs Platform(s): Xbox One Release: 28/04/2015 I think I’ve gone completely mad. It’s the only explanation for why I immensely enjoyed my time with State of Decay (SoD), despite and overwhelming “badness” that infects every facet of the game. Controls can be unresponsive, […]

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Mortal Kombat X

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Developer: NetherRealm Platform(s): Multi-Platform Release: 14/04/2015 The Mortal Kombat series has such a rich and controversial history; so much, I’m very grateful that I got to witness it from its humble beginnings. Ever since I stepped up to a Mortal Kombat arcade cabinet with the iconic […]

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Developer: Gearbox Software Platform(s): PS4, Xbox One Release: 27/03/2015 I’d like to assume that the release of The Handsome Collection would mean that there won’t be a GOTY edition of Pre-Sequel later in the year, but we all know that’s going to happen anyway. I’ve […]

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Tormentum – Dark Sorrow

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Developer: Ohnoo Studios Platform(s): PC Exclusive Release: 04/03/2015 Point-and-click games used to feel like the tattered pop-up books in a library full of literary masterpieces, but they have come far since those days. With more basic controls that usually leave out combat, a point and […]

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Bloodborne

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Developer: From Software Platform(s): PS4 Exclusive Release: 25/03/2015 Bloodborne is the latest game to be released by From Software, the renowned developers behind the Souls series, and masters of an RPG sub-genre often regarded as “not for everyone.” However, immediately, I have to stop and […]

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Battlefield Hardline

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Developer: Visceral Games Platform(s): Multi-Platform Release: 19/03/2015 God damn it, Battlefield, you’re out of line! You’re out there smashing up the city and I’ve got the Mayor on my arse demanding your head on a platter! Don’t even get me started on the tank. I […]

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Homeworld Remastered Collection

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Developer: Gearbox Platform(s): PC Exclusive Release: 25/2/2015 Homeworld was one of those games that never lost its appeal with age. Even though I couldn’t play it on any modern computers, I could just look up old screenshots of it and instantly see why I loved […]

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Helldivers

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Developer: Arrowhead Platform(s): PS3, PS4 & Vita Release: 03/03/2015 As the final few shells fall away from your rifle, the magazine begins to rattle loudly, letting you know that you’re running low on ammo. Hurling a grenade towards the ceaseless onslaught of insectoid scum in […]

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Final Fantasy Type-0 HD

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Developer: Square Enix Platform(s): PS4 & Xbox One Release: 20/03/2015 I’ve been looking forward to Final Fantasy Type-0 for many years now. In fact, I even named the HD release as my most anticipated game of 2015 – which I know is an unusual choice […]

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