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Game Review: Rocket League

Game Review: Rocket League

By Bradley Winters, work experience student Rocket League is a football game but with cars, available on PC, Xbox One and PS4. The cars can be customised with bodies, liveries, paintjob, wheels, boosts, trails, goal explosions and engine audio. The game was created by Psyonix as a sequel to Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket Powered Battlecars, which […]

 Mark Warren

Review: Dirt Rally 2.0

Review: Dirt Rally 2.0

Dirt Rally 2.0 waltzed into my life and almost immediately presented me with a rather unique dilemma: do I review it as a Dirt game, meaning as the most recent entry in the Dirt series since 2017’s Dirt 4? Or, on the other hand, do I review it as the second game in the Dirt […]

 Kamron Kent

Game preview: Metro Exodus

Game preview: Metro Exodus

Credit: Instagram Artyom returns for the third installment of the Metro game series that was inspired by the international bestselling book; Metro 2033 written by Dmitry Glukhovsky. The game starts off with you getting a brief recap of what has happened since The Last War (which I believe to be Metro’s depiction of World War […]

 Kamron Kent

Initial Thoughts: Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown

Initial Thoughts: Ace Combat 7: Skies Unknown

Ace Combat returns with its seventh instalment, Skies Unknown. Let’s turn and burn as we fly through the skies of Strangereal. Campaign The campaign is the first thing I visited as I love a good story in a game: multiplayer and everything else can come after. But, before you got yourself into the cockpit of […]

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Red Dead Redemption II: a gamer’s latest obsession

Red Dead Redemption II: a gamer’s latest obsession

Words by Luke Davis Since its release in October 2018, Read Dead Redemption 2 has been one of the fastest selling and most raved about games of all time. Copies of the game flew off the shelves as it grossed a phenomenal 725 million US  dollars in its first 3 days, compared to the excellent […]

 Richard Bellis

Battlefield V: review

Battlefield V: review

Though this game had been through a lot of controversy, I was still looking forward to it when it came out. However, I have to say it has been disappointing. The controversy of this game has its origins in the marketing: it was as if there were two separate campaigns for the game both saying […]

 Richard Bellis

Red Dead Redemption II review

Red Dead Redemption II review

In October 2018, Rockstar released Red Dead Redemption II, a long-awaited third entry to the Red Dead franchise.  The game, eight-years-in-the making, is a prequel to 2010’s Red Dead Redemption. Quite simply, it deserves all the praise it gets, it’s an exceptional 11/10 game.  That it lost out to Fortnite for 2018’s Game of the […]

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Game review: Football Manager 2019

Game review: Football Manager 2019

Words by Luke Taylor The popular Football Manager series just goes from strength to strength with the newest game of the series – and this year’s version is the most ambitious yet. The developers (Sports Interactive) certainly didn’t rest on their laurels after success with last year’s edition, with major overhauls in both training and […]

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Game Preview: Battlefield V

Game Preview: Battlefield V

Words by Alex Jenkins **You must be 17 to purchase this game. This is the next instalment in the thrilling Battlefield series created by Dice and EA. The game is a new take on WW2, spanning from deserts to snow-laden areas and cities to rural places. It’s also the first of the franchise to have […]

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Game Review: Hitman 2

Game Review: Hitman 2

Words by Luke Curry-Glasper **You must be 18 to purchase this game. This is my game article based on Hitman 2. This specific game was released on November 13th, 2018. Here we have a game based on a series of thrilling and traumatic events. There is a lot of violence and gore within this game. […]