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Review: Resident Evil 7

Review: Resident Evil 7

By Sam Wilkinson Resident Evil 7, which came out on January 24, 2017, is the newest release into the acclaimed Resident Evil horror game franchise, and it’s came back with a bang.   Developed by the game studio, CAPCOM, the creators of the previous Resident Evil games, Resident Evil 7 goes back to the classic […]

 Chris Kirkwood

For Honor – something different this Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is usually associated with all the finer things in life; flowers, expensive meals and most importantly spending time with those you love, but this year Ubisoft are shattering that cliche by releasing their newest title ‘For Honour’. The action fighting game pits three factions; medieval knights, samurai and Vikings within a medieval fantasy setting. […]

 Paul Farrell

Sonic Heroes Review

Sonic Heroes was the first outing of the Blue Hedgehog on multiple platforms – and my introduction to the series. As we come to a close on the Dream era, we finally arrive at my introduction to the Sonic series: Sonic Heroes. The story is split between the four playable teams: Team Sonic, Team Dark, […]

 Paul Farrell

Sonic Adventure + Directors Cut review

This is Sonic’s first jump into 3D – and the big step up for the series. Sonic Adventure is truly a game that revolutionised the series forever. After Sonic 3 and a handful of TV shows and comics later, we finally come to the end of the “Genesis Era” of Sonic’s story. We begin the […]

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We look back at how Mario has grown for Super Mario Day

We look back at how Mario has grown for Super Mario Day

Mario Day (March 10) is the day of celebrating the extremely popular pizza loving plumber guy we have came to know throughout the years. Since his introduction in the game Donkey Kong in 1981, Mario (created by Shigeru Miyamoto), has became Nintendo’s main mascot, which already shows how popular the Mario universe has become; successfully […]

 Paul Farrell

Review: Sonic the Hedgehog 2

Review: Sonic the Hedgehog 2

Sonic the Hedgehog’s second outing on the Mega Drive proved to be one of the most definitive sequels in gaming history. Here’s a full review on the game. Sonic the Hedgehog was one of the most successful games on the Mega Drive with over 15 million units sold. As a result, it had lodged Sonic firmly […]

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Ten greatest female characters in gaming for International Women’s Day

Ten greatest female characters in gaming for International Women’s Day

Today is international women’s day and to celebrate that we will look at ten of the most popular and brilliant female characters from around the video gaming universe. Some characters may have had more of an impact than others; since there are a lot of great female characters it was difficult to choose ten and […]

 Justin Chew

Fun, food and games as Enterprise Society host Charity Gaming Tournament

Fun, food and games as Enterprise Society host Charity Gaming Tournament

The Enterprise Society hosted a Gaming Tournament as a student charity event at Holy Smokes on Feb 29. Popular titles such as Call of Duty 4, FIFA 2015, and even Mario kart were featured on the night. Many gamers gathered to test their skills and pit themselves against one another, with winners going back home […]

 Paul Farrell

Sonic the Hedgehog 1991 Review

Sonic the Hedgehog 1991 Review

Sonic the Hedgehog was originally released for the SEGA Mega Drive, also known as the SEGA Genesis in the US, on June 23, 1991. It is by far one of the most legendary games in all of history. It was the game that started it all – and gave birth to a legend. The plot is […]

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Northern Lights Podcast 23rd November

Northern Lights Podcast 23rd November

The latest podcast from Northern Lights, discussing Music, Gaming, TV, Film and more. Northern Lights Podcast 23rd November by North_Lightsuk on Mixcloud

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