Browsing posts in the ‘Playstation 4’ category

Review: UFC 3

UFC 3 is EA’s latest attempt at capturing and capitalising on the increasing popularity of mixed martial arts’ biggest brand - the Ultimate Fighting Championship. As much as I loved the previous...

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Review: Beholder: Complete Edition

As I read the pitch for Beholder I couldn’t believe I would enjoy it. You play Carl, who relocated in a city in a totalitarian state. Your job, as ordered by the...

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Review: Dynasty Feud

One would be forgiven for thinking of Dynasty Feud as simply ‘another’ Smash Bros clone, and at first glance it does look just like that - but a worse version. However, after...

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Review: Star Wars Battlefront 2

Yeah I know, it's a review that's taken a long time coming, but there's good reason. Like Driveclub a few years back, Battlefront 2 was crippled on release by a swarm of...

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Far Cry 5: Holland Valley Gameplay

So, one thing's for sure: you can definitely blow stuff up in Far Cry 5. This new gameplay footage is looking great, and explains how you'll be reclaiming areas, working with others...

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Review: Yomawari: Midnight Shadows

It’s bleak. You start off by walking into the woods to bury your dog that has died. You cry every day a note reads. What happens next is shocking and caught me...

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Review: Need for Speed Payback

Need for Speed is really starting to feel like it’s doing what it’s designed to do: give some thrilling, egde-of-the-seat racing action against other racers, police and anyone else who reckons they...

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Review: Let Them Come

My experience with Let Them Come changed over time. From enjoying it, to hating it, back to enjoying it, and eventually nonplussed. It’s not terrible, but also not great, and clearly not...

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Review: Road Rage

I was a big fan of Road Rash. The Mega Drive version was my first experience, there was something so visceral about high powered bikes and smashing opponents with crowbars and pipes....

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Review: Destiny 2

The first Destiny got a bit of a rough ride in terms of reviews. Between a dodgy storyline and endless "go here, press this, fight off bad guys for a while" loops...

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Review: Touhou Kobuto V: Burst Battle

The TouHou Project is a series of bullet hell shooter games dating back to 1996. Popular in Japan, developed by a one man team, they have spawned countless sequels and have huge...

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Review: NHL 18

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It's tough to explain how a game which is probably the best NHL game ever made is still a bit of a disappointment. And yet that's the situation I find myself in...

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Review: Madden 18

1995. That's the year I first played a John Madden game, and it was amazing. I can still sing the intro music at a second's notice, I can still remember the joy...

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Review: theHunter: Call of the Wild

I can hear the crunch of leaves below my feet. The wind picks up and I can hear crickets in the long grass around me. The sun is dropping as evening draws...

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Review Showdown: FIFA 18 vs PES 2018

It's that time of year again when the strongest rivalry in console gaming comes to the forefront of people's minds again. For 20 years the FIFA and Pro Evo games have swung...

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Review: Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony

This is a weird one to explain. Here’s the premise: sixteen students in a high school wake up, and they can’t remember anything. They are trapped in a school, and told that...

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Review: F1 2017

There’s a strange thing happening with Codemasters’ F1 series. While Formulas 1 as a sporting spectacle is becoming less and less exciting to watch, the F1 series of games just keeps getting...

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Review: Agents of Mayhem

As Agents of Mayhem begins, you’re treated to a Saturday morning kids’ cartoon starring the titular Agents and leap straight into a tutorial to confront the evil Doctor Babylon. And then the...

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Review: The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II

Van Helsing is back, Katarina is back, and you'd be forgiven for thinking it was literally more of the same. It is - sort of - but Van Helsing II makes a...

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