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CitiesXXL

Review: Cities XXL

Review Cities XXL the editor said, "simple" I thought until I downloaded the game. I haven't played a city management game since the 90s so in theory this should be simple compared...

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LifeIsStrange

Review: Life is Strange Episode 1

Thanks to the folks at Telltale, console based pointy-clicky style games have made quite a strong comeback. By taking on some of the biggest titles in film, TV and gaming they've come...

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GameOfThrones

Review: Game Of Thrones – Season 1, Episode 2

Reviewing an individual episode of a Telltale Games title is a tricky endeavour. No-one is going to buy episode two on its own, and if you played episode one, chances are you...

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TheEscapists

Review: The Escapists

The Shawshank Redemption. Cool Hand Luke. Escape Plan. Lock Up. The Great Escape. These are some of my favourite prison/prison escape films. Why hasn’t anyone made a game of this yet? Ok...

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gta5_1

Review: Grand Theft Auto V (PS4)

Not all that long ago we featured our review of Grand Theft Auto 5 on the PS3, a game which was as bewildering in its scope as it was in its technical...

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SaintsRow4

Review: Saints Row IV Re-Elected & Gat Out of Hell

A little while ago we reviewed Saints Row IV on the PS3, and found to be really good fun, and totally barking mad. With a virtual settings, the emphasis moved away from...

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TalesBorderlands

Review: Tales from the Borderlands: Episode One – Zer0 Sum

When they announced Tales of the Borderlands, Telltale managed to hook in two sets of gamers. On the one hand you had  the fans of their episodic adventure game style, those who...

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BeyondEarth

Review: Civilization: Beyond Earth

If you've played a Civilization game before, especially Civ 5, you'll know what to expect with Beyond Earth. It carries the same addictive gameplay, the same tricky decision of making friends or...

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DragonAgeInquisition

Review: Dragon Age Inquisition

It's taken some time to play enough of Dragon Age Inquisition to make an informed review. It's a big game, massive in fact. The storyline is long and twisting, the locations are...

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DriveClub

Review: Driveclub (After the Big Update)

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If there's one way to make sure your game will have problems when it's launched, then make it revolve entirely around online features. Driveclub did exactly that, focussing on multiplayer racing, online...

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TheCrew

Review: The Crew

Putting it as briefly as possible, The Crew is a massive racing game full of challenges, an enormous main campaign and a playing area which allows some of the more demanding races...

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LegoBatman3

Review: Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham

Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham takes on the role as the latest title from Traveller's Tales, in a series which has taken off far more than most people ever thought possible. The...

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PES2015

Review: Pro Evolution Soccer 2015

Playing this year's Pro Evo has given me a huge question to ask myself, and one which I still haven't entirely settled on an answer for: if gameplay should be the crucial...

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Ultimax

Review: Persona 4 Ultimax

If there's one thing fighting game developers adore, its updates. As much as they love a sequel, the chance to add extra characters, stages and systems to an existing tried and tested...

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GameOfThrones

Review: Game Of Thrones – Season 1, Episode 1

OK, let's start this review by stating the obvious:- If you are a fan of TellTale Games and Game of Thrones, you already know if this game is for you. In fact...

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WWE 2k15

Review: WWE 2K15

I have been excited about WWE 2K15 on the new consoles for a long time. I wrote our preview a few months ago, and even played a build at Eurogamer Expo this year....

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Minutes

Review: Minutes

"Just one more minute." That phrase has a whole new meaning with Minutes, the latest indie hit to grace PSN. I first encountered Minutes with a two screen demo (one PS4, one...

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Far Cry 4

Review: Far Cry 4

I'm running away again. I seem to do this at the beginning of a lot of open world games nowadays. This time my bus has been attacked, and my guide and I...

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CallOfDuty-AdvancedWarfare

Review: Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare

It's not unfair to say that Call of Duty has lost its way a little in recent years. A constant battle of one-upmanship between Infinity Ward and Treyarch has left the series...

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