Josh Stothard

First Thoughts On: Crash Bandicoot Remastered

First Thoughts On: Crash Bandicoot Remastered

He’s back! The original PlayStation mascot, Crash Bandicoot, is spinning his way into next gen with the reveal of the N Sane trilogy. This remaster will include Crash 1,2 and Warped, each one being given a shiny make over to give the classic games the look and feel of their modern day counterparts. Developers Vicarious […]

 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, […]

 Matthew Wroe

Review: Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End

Review: Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End

There is no adventure or exploration in Uncharted 4. Nathan Drake has settled down and got himself a day job with a salvage company. He’s happily married and lives a quiet life in New Orleans. That’s it, no more adventures for our hero. The end. Well, would you look at that? Naughty Dog drop a […]

 Paul Farrell

Sonic Adventure 2 Review

The legendary sequel to the first Sonic Adventure proved to be one of the greatest games of all time and introduced one of the greatest anti-heroes in gaming. The first Sonic Adventure proved to be the best selling game for the Dreamcast with nearly 2 million units sold. SEGA decided to pull out all the […]

 Zoe Vicarage

Project Cars hits shelves this Friday

Project Cars hits shelves this Friday

Slightly Mad Studios’ crowd-funded Project Cars, which raised over $5 million in funding, finally hits shelves on Friday May 8. Gamers are able to choose from four play areas: career, solo, online and community, allowing them to compete in various different motor sports and modes. Claiming to be the most technically advanced racing game ever […]

 Sam Terry

The release of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt edges closer

The release of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt edges closer

We’re edging ever closer to playing and owning one of the most anticipated games of 2014, in 2015. The Witcher fell victim to the delay hammer, but this game will definitely be worth the wait. The Witcher games are up there with the best RPG’s I’ve ever played. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is an […]

 Henry Ranson

Review: Life is Strange: Episode 1

Review: Life is Strange: Episode 1

Starting college is a difficult and stressful time for anyone. Moving to a new town, making new friends, bending space and time. It’s safe to say then, that Square Enix’s episodic adventure, Life is Strange is aptly named. Players take up the role of 18-year-old hipster, Max – a photography student, recently returned to her […]

 Northern Lights

What is the best Christmas gift you have ever received? 

What is the best Christmas gift you have ever received? 

As you get older, it becomes glaringly obvious that receiving presents is only a tiny part of Christmas (especially after seeing your pile under the tree shrink year on year). Yet we still have fond memories over our favourite gifts. Here’s the team’s top Christmas present picks from previous years (yes we’re aware Christmas was […]

 Jonathan 'Kit' Shaw

Destiny – Destined to be a good game?

Destiny – Destined to be a good game?

Destiny, Bungie’s latest “epic sci-fi adventure MMO RPG” somehow manages to be neither epic, or even very good at all. I wasn’t even really all that hyped up for it, and I only finally decided to make the purchase because my friends had and I enjoy co-op campaigns. Out of the box and onto the screen […]

 Lauren Johnson

Brace Yourselves, Dark Souls II Is Almost Here

Brace Yourselves, Dark Souls II Is Almost Here

Praise the sun, and prepare to die… again. FromSoftware is getting set to release Dark Souls 2 and you’d better get ready for a merciless butt-kicking. As with its notoriously patience-testing predecessor, players will be plunged into a world of danger and despair, where they will have to exhibit a combination of skill, strategy and […]