Mega Man 11

Mega Man 11 is an excellent return to form for the Blue Bomber after all these… Wow, really? Mega Man 10 only released in 2010? I say “only” in the full knowledge that eight years is still a long time but considering this particular series […]

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Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Beginning its development back in 2015, Shadow of the Tomb Raider was an uncertain commodity then. Rumours on the internet sparked talk that the series had not been as financially successful as Square Enix had hoped, thus putting the final part of this trilogy in […]

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Star Control: Origins

Space games used to be about something, man. They were deep, rich systems with multiple factions, alliances and storylines that made you think about where our space-faring could take us. These were games for men with balls the size of asteroids, and I have fond […]

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Forza Horizon 4

Despite a vast array of titles to pick and choose from, the racing genre seems to maintain a consistent level of popularity. It’s always had its doors open to newcomers, but the Horizon series, in particular, has been a significant catalyst for increased mainstream appeal, […]

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Valkyria Chronicles 4

While the original Valkyria Chronicles may be ten years old now, it’s a game that has stuck in the memory of any who played it, and it’s easy to see why with its unique combat, great characters, and impactful story. Since then, fans have had […]

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Hardcore RPGs aren’t a genre you typically find on console anymore. Despite them having a profound impact on the industry during their heyday, they seem to have faded into the background over the years unless you have a PC. It’s clear that Larian Studios are […]

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Destiny 2: Forsaken

There’s no denying that Destiny 2’s post-launch support hasn’t been the best. Lacklustre expansions, casualisation, and trying to keep the game in a beginner friendly state led it down a path longtime fans weren’t comfortable with, myself included. Destiny 2 was in dire need of […]

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NBA 2K19

Alright, here we go. I’m settling in and ready to shoot some straight fire about the latest release in my favourite sports series of all time, NBA 2K. For those that follow my yearly instalments on 2K, you’ll already know that I’m heavily against the […]

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Strange Brigade

Rebellion Developments have an excellent niche carved out with their Sniper Elite series. The blend of nimble stealth, nifty tactics, and ludicrous ultraviolence that the series typified also carried over to the unexpectedly brilliant Nazi Zombie Army spin-offs. This time, however, Rebellion is bucking their […]

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Guacamelee! 2

Back in 2013, Metroidvania as a genre wasn’t nearly as commonplace as it is today. Decades beyond Super Metroid and Symphony of The Night, it’d even been ages since any of the little standouts like Cave Story, so when games like SteamWorld Dig and Rogue […]

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