Browsing posts in the ‘XBox One’ category

Review: Dead Age

Dead Age is a rogue-like turn-based zombie RPG. Ambitious then, and playing it flicks between your emotions of ‘it’s quite good’ to ‘not very good’ - I think depending on how badly...

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Review: Yoku’s Island Express

“What’s that you are playing?” I am asked frequently as I work through Yoku’s Island Express’s detailed world. “It looks like you’re a dung beetle.” Correct. Bit of a weird character for...

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Review: Mafia 3

Lincoln Clay. You may not know the name but it is synonymous with the history of New Bordeaux. An orphan who was adopted by the black mob, returns home from the Vietnam...

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Review: The Bioshock Collection

The Bioshock Collection includes a huge amount of content. Consisting of three games; Bioshock, Bioshock 2 and Bioshock Infinite, they exist as a unique set of games which sit alone in...

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Review: Awesomenauts Assemble

How awesome is Awesomenauts Assemble? It turns out, pretty awesome. Awesomenauts Assemble is the Xbox One version of Awesomenauts – released initially back on Xbox Live Arcade and Playstation Network back in...

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Review: Halo 5: Guardians

I'm a big Halo fan. However Halo 4 worried me. It was 343's first outing and it was a different direction. Spartans moved differently, faster, there were customisable loadouts in multiplayer with...

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Review: The Escapists: The Walking Dead

The premise of The Escapists: The Walking Dead is pretty clever. The Escapists was an 8-bit top down prison escape 'sim' with heavy crafting mechanics. So now imagine this only with zombies....

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Review Update: The Swapper (Xbox One)

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It's really simple, but it's a total brain buster. The Swapper is a great puzzler - right from the start you begin with your one and only tool for the rest of...

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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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Preview: Halo 5: Guardians

I was lucky enough to snag a code for an early preview of the Halo 5 beta last weekend. Available to purchasers of the Halo: Master Chief Collection (which sadly whilst improved still...

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Review: Forza Horizon 2

I have always thought that car games are split into two - driving games, and racing games. Sometimes the line is a little blurred but generally they end up on one side...

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Preview: Tomb Raider Definitive Edition

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Last year saw an unexpected game of the year contender land on the PS3 and Xbox 360 in the shape of the Tomb Raider reboot. In just over a week Crystal Dynamics...

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Building the Assassin’s Creed IV Next Gen World

With some people still needing proof that the next generation of consoles will offer more than those currently available, Ubisoft have done their bit to show just what Assassin's Creed IV will...

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PS4 vs XBox One – What’s the Difference?

So Sony apparently ‘won’ E3. But as I was writing at the time (until MS screwed my article by pulling a big fat one-eighty), that was a hollow victory.  Sony started last...

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