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StoriesDestinies

Review: Stories: The Path of Destinies

I wasn't expecting a great deal going into Stories. It's an isometric slash 'em up, it looks a bit cutesy – we've seen many of those games before. I played it for...

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LoonyQuest

Board Game Review: Loony Quest

The words "family game" might strike fear into the heart of hardcore board game enthusiasts. Those used to dealing with hundreds of cards, miniatures and 40-page rule books might scoff at the...

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Dirt Rally

Review: DiRT Rally

There are quite a few developers you can rely on to produce a quality game nowadays. Ubisoft have pretty much nailed the open world genre for example, Naughty Dog are long standing...

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Automatron

Review: Fallout 4 Automatron DLC

In case you haven't been putting enough time into Fallout 4, the first DLC arrived a little while ago and gives a whole new mission sequence for you to get your teeth...

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Gryphon

Review: Gryphon Knight Epic

Weird name. At first I thought this was another pixelated game clinging onto the olden days, in the style of a classic side scroller. It sort of is. But this isn't a...

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Zombicide Black Plague

Board Game Review: Zombicide: Black Plague

Black Plague by Cool Mini or Not follows on from the very successful existing Zombicide games and pushes it back to a more fantasy based mythical setting. While most zombie style games...

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Republique

Review: Republique

Originally an iPad game, Republique brings stealth action to home consoles - it's good, but I can't quite shake the feeling that it would be better played on an iPad. Typically my...

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Marcy

Review: T.I.M.E Stories: The Marcy Case

I'll give you an assurance here alongside a small disclaimer: there won't be any spoilers in this review, but there also won't be a huge number of words to read either. Those...

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ProphecyDragons

Review: T.I.M.E Stories: A Prophecy of Dragons

As another expansion for the excellent T.I.M.E Stories, A Prophecy of Dragons had all the hallmarks for an excellent adventure. Cast to a distant world, at an unknown time frame with mythical...

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The Division

Review: The Division

Destiny was a big hit across consoles, offering something a bit different – sure it's an FPS game but it has a connected world shared with other players with levelling and lots...

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Review: UFC 2

Last year, UFC was EA's debut with the licensed MMA franchise and it was a solid effort with room for improvement. UFC 2 follows this up with a very improved effort in...

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FarCry Primal

Review: Far Cry Primal

What do you do when every shooter on the market is trying to outdo every other by bringing bigger guns, louder explosions and more heavily armoured enemies  than we've seen before? How...

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Skull

Board Game Review: Skull

Since we started covering tabletop games a few months ago we've reviewed some excellent, but mind-blowingly complex games. Some take hours to complete a single game, others take so long that their...

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RebelGalaxy

Review: Rebel Galaxy

Hands up who doesn't like the idea of flying through space, blowing up bad guys, completing missions and exploring various solar systems all to the accompaniment of an awesome soundtrack which would...

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LegoAvengers

Review: Lego Marvel’s Avengers

It's very impressive. I'm talking, of course, about the way TT Games can keep punching out game after game, using a similar formula for each title, the same style of humour and...

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Review: Hearthstone

Hearthstone is a difficult game to review as it's constantly changing, being updated and refreshed, adjusted and balanced – but with the biggest major change in Hearthstone history shortly upon us, it's...

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ForceAwakensPinball

Review: Zen Pinball – The Force Awakens

Funny old game, Zen Pinball. Between myself and the children, we can go for weeks, even months, without looking at it, but as soon as somebody starts it up out of...

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SebLoeb

Review: Sebastien Loeb Rally Evo

We're huge racing fans here at TGR, and whenever a new racing game arrives on the scene it's always greeted, without exception, with eagerness and excitement. Often that excitement is flattened within...

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Time Stories

Board Game Review: T.I.M.E Stories

You know how sometimes, just sometimes, you get to enjoy an experience which just can't be repeated but makes you feel privileged that you were able to take part in it? T.I.M.E...

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