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Review: Far Cry: New Dawn

New Dawn is a spin-off sequel from Far Cry 5. As such it’s hard to write about it without spoiling Far Cry 5, so if you haven’t played it (or care about...

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March’s Free Games Preview

The first month of no PS3 and Vita games means Playstation fans get a little less, but on the flip side writing these reports gets a little easier. Let’s take a look:...

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Review: Riot: Civil Unrest

Ever wondered what it might be like to take part in a riot, organising gangs to basically fight the police? Wonder no longer as that is exactly the idea in Riot: Civil...

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Review: Smoke and Sacrifice

I did not know what type of game Smoke and Sacrifice is. Judging by the art style, some sort of indie RPG? No. It’s a survival game. And it is dark. Imagine...

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February’s Free Games Preview

So it’s the last month of PS3 and PS Vita games. So sad! On the flip side, your PlayStation cloud storage increases from 10GB to 100GB. WHAT. Meanwhile Microsoft continue their weird...

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January’s Free Games Preview

Happy new year everyone! Hopefully yours has been better than mine, 3 days in and 3 days with the flu. Let’s hope 2019 picks up. At least the lineup of games for...

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Review: Hitman 2

When I think of what life would be like to be a professional hitman, I imagine calculated setting up in a remote and safe position, with a high powered rifle, waiting for...

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Review: Battlefield V

I think Battlefield V might be the best Battlefield game. I haven’t played any of the PC ones so this is coming purely from a console point of view, but it’s really,...

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December’s Free Games Preview

Happy Christmas everyone!! Yep, it’s too early isn’t it? Oh well here are December’s games - there's plenty on offer here, so keep these in mind when you need some quiet time...

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Review: The Forest

I hate flying. I hate the takeoff - all I can think about is the plane facepalming off the runway or being shot out of the sky with a rocket launcher. I...

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Review: Castlevania Requiem

A history lesson first. Castlevania Requiem for PS4 includes both Castlevania: Symphony of the Night and Rondo of Blood. Rondo of Blood was released for the PC in 1993 (being exclusive to...

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Review: Pilot Sports

Pilot Sports is best described as Pilotwings for Playstation (also available on Switch). WHAT. Hold your horses. It’s best described as Pilotwings for Playstation in terms of the sort of game it...

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November’s Free Games Preview

Clocks have gone back, it’s getting dark now so to tide you over… Yakuza Kiwami (PS4) - sprawling (and crazy) combat RPG set in the world of Yakuza, remastered and enhanced for...

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Quick Review: Overcooked 2: Surf ‘n’ Turf DLC

I love Overcooked 2 so much. The thought of DLC excites me and Surf ‘n’ Turf does not disappoint. After the whole ‘raising the unbread’ business, the Onion King is having a...

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Review: WWE 2K19

The cover athlete for WWE 2K19 is AJ Styles, known affectionately to fans as The Phenomenal One. He is regarded as one of the best in the industry at the moment, as...

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October’s Free Games Preview

Spooky October should have some spooky games. And it... sort of does. Well it has a few. Take a look at what your hard earned subscription fee will be paying for this...

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Review: Slime Rancher

Slime Rancher is one of the rare games these days where you just play ‘for fun’. Sure, all games are fun, but usually underpinned by a competitive element, or challenging environment. Not...

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Review: Yakuza Kiwami 2

Yakuza Kiwami 2 takes place 1 year after the explosive events of Yakuza Kiwami. Kiryu has settled into civilian life with Haruka, who he has more or less adopted at this point,...

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Review: Mothergunship

Mothergunship is a blast, literally and figuratively. The concept revolves around being able to build your own guns using component parts, but rather than a first-person-shooter supporting this, it stands up on...

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