Browsing posts in the ‘Reviews’ category

Board Game Review: Carcassonne Safari

It's pretty hard not to have heard of Carcassonne before now. With its huge following, smartphone versions and multiple different games following the same basic theme there's plenty of options already out...

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Board Game Review: Tokyo Highway

Tokyo Highway is one of those games that I've always really fancied trying out. It looks so spectacular when others have shared their photos of games in progress, and when the game...

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Review: Farming Simulator 19

Giants have released the 8th instalment in their Farming Simulator series. However, does it appeal to just simulator gamers or will others give it a go? The developers have given the game...

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Review: Red Dead Redemption 2

There was a time two or three hours into Red Dead Redemption 2 that I wasn't entirely sure I was going to enjoy it. The shooting didn't feel great, I wasn't too...

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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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Board Game Review: Magic Maze Kids

Kids versions of games can go one of two ways. Sometimes you get something which has been so watered down that you barely recognise the original, and are left wishing for something...

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Board Game Review: Santorini

Santorini has already become a bit of a hit in the board game community, so much so that it's taken quite some time for us to get our hands on a copy...

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Review: Keyforge

One of the biggest barriers to games like Magic The Gathering (the original collectible card game), is the very nature of the game itself. With you building your own decks from random...

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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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Review: GRIP Combat Racing

There are quite a few racing games knocking around nowadays, but how many of them feature vehicles that not only go so fast they can use their epic downforce to stick to...

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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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Tech Review: Honor Play

As much as it bugs a lot of people, mobile gaming is massive. You only need to take a look over the shoulders of those on the train as you wander up...

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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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Tabletop Review: X-Wing 2nd Edition

The snappily titled “X-Wing The Miniatures Game” was launched by Fantasy Flight Games (FFG) in 2012, and immediately caught the attention of the tabletop gaming market. A combination of the Star Wars...

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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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Review: Maki Stack

Stacking games are becoming ever more common, so coming up with an idea that keeps a game fresh is, I imagine, a pretty tough thing to do. Maki Stack aims to try...

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Review: Timeline – Science Museum

Quite some time ago we reviewed Timeline - British History, a card game which has players trying to decide where on an ever-growing timeline one of their event cards fits in. The...

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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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