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 […]

 Sam Terry

Mortal Kombat X: “The gaming industry is lacking a decent fighting game, and with the combat style that Mortal Kombat X is offering, the gap in the market will be filled”

Mortal Kombat X: “The gaming industry is lacking a decent fighting game, and with the combat style that Mortal Kombat X is offering, the gap in the market will be filled”

I remember playing Mortal Kombat 1 on my Sega, and although I managed to defeat Goro and Shang Tsung, I can’t see myself being any good at Mortal Kombat X with the elaborate combos. However the finishers, environmental objects, and x-ray slow mo’s of bones breaking will make me want to learn combos like never […]

 Adam Sancaster

Watchdogs – The Next-Gen Console's Most Anticipated Release Is Here

Watchdogs – The Next-Gen Console's Most Anticipated Release Is Here

After leaving both casual gamers and experts awe-stuck at the E3 2012 conference, ahead of a scheduled November 2013 release, Ubisoft broke the hearts of gamers worldwide be knocking back its release date to 2014. However, the bad news that left many frustrated at Watch Dogs being removed from the pre-order bundles of next-gen consoles […]

 Jake Groves

Review: Wolfenstein New Order – Sensory Overload To The Finest Degree

Review: Wolfenstein New Order – Sensory Overload To The Finest Degree

Even though the Second World War ended almost 70 years ago, the Western world still likes to poke fun at the could-be situations of Nazi Germany. Start a Google search with “what if Nazi…” and the auto-complete will do the rest for you, with tonnes of sources throwing up ideas about what might have been. […]

 Ed Quinn

Ultra Street Fighter 4 – Capcom Promises Innovation With Latest Brawler Instalment

Ultra Street Fighter 4 – Capcom Promises Innovation With Latest Brawler Instalment

The fourth Street Fighter 4 has come forth. Ultra Street Fighter 4 is the newest addition to the legendary franchise, and promises to evolve the game to a whole new level. This new instalment will feature five additional characters as well as six new stages to fight on, as well as an Online Training mode […]

 Jake Groves

Review: Trials Fusion – A Psychologist's Dream Come True

Review: Trials Fusion – A Psychologist's Dream Come True

Let’s be honest here; motorbikes and stunt driving won’t appeal to everyone. I mean, who wants to see explosions, backflips from tall buildings, full on gymkhana-esque stunts and crashing a lot? I mean, who? Trials Fusion, the motocross-style stress-tester, is a game that encompasses the wild world of stunt jumps, time trials and a vast […]

 Adam Sancaster

Watchdogs – The Next-Gen Consoles First Major Release Is Unleashed This Month

Watchdogs – The Next-Gen Consoles First Major Release Is Unleashed This Month

After leaving both casual gamers and experts awe-stuck at the E3 2012 conference, (ahead of an alleged November 2013 release), Ubisoft broke the hearts of gamers worldwide be knocking back the release date of techno-noir sandbox hack-em-up Watchdogs to 2014. However, the disappointment of having it removed from all the next-gen consoles pre-order bundles, means […]

 James Brennan

FIFA World Cup Brazil – Latest Football Sim Kicks Off A Summer Of Sport

FIFA World Cup Brazil – Latest Football Sim Kicks Off A Summer Of Sport

With the World Cup approaching, EA’s latest instalment of FIFA could be the perfect appetiser to a summer of football. World Cup Brazil is typical of the FIFA franchise, providing unrivalled attention to detail, customary tweaks to gameplay and, most importantly, countless hours of fun. The standalone game features 7,469 players across all 203 qualifying stage […]

 Sarah Lester

Lionhead Studios (Finally) Conjure Up Fable: Anniversary

Lionhead Studios (Finally) Conjure Up Fable: Anniversary

  Goodness, gracious, great balls of fire! Have your swords at the ready and prepare for battle, Heroes of Albion. Jack of Blades is back! Fable: Anniversary prepares for launch and will hit stores in the UK on February 7th. The first game of the popular RPG franchise is making a comeback in aid of […]