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Review: Hunt Showdown

I'm deep into the 1890s, and knee-deep in a swamp which houses, somewhere in the moonlit gloom, a weird swamp-beast that'll start chasing me under the water any moment and scare the...

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Review: Throw Anything (VR)

Throw Anything has the capacity to be incredible fun. Hoards of zombies are crawling up the side of your building, and it's your job to fend them off by flinging anything that...

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Board Game Review: Point Salad

“Over 100 ways to score points” is a pretty scary thing to put on the box of a game that also claims to be simple and quick to play. And yet, that’s...

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Review: Fujii

VR is brilliant for a few different things, and yet there are two game types that really stand out as being considerably more effective in VR: those that scare the living shit...

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Hardware Review: Antlion ModMic Wireless

Some time ago we reviewed one of the earlier ModMic microphones, letting you use your favourite pair of standard everyday headphones and turn them into a fully fledged, high quality gaming headset....

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The Amazingly Named Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late[cl-r] Gets a new Trailer

Those of you who like a fighting game might want to keep an eye on Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late[cl-r] over the next few weeks. Aside from having one of the best names...

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Review: The Curious Tale of the Stolen Pets (PSVR)

VR has brought about some really cool gaming possibilities, and aside from the obvious advances in horror titles, puzzle-based games have been on the rise thanks to the new planes available from...

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Review: Audica (PSVR)

For anyone who has engrossed themselves in VR lately, the concept of a new Harmonix rhythm game designed purely for VR should have been an exciting prospect. And indeed, here at TGR...

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Review: Need for Speed Heat

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Everyone loves a "best of" compilation. Even DJ extraordinaire Alan Partridge decided his favourite Beatles album was "The Best of the Beatles", and so it should come as good news that Need...

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The Curious Tale of the Stolen Pets Launches This Week on PSVR

If you haven't heard of The Curious Tale of the Stolen Pets, then you're about to learn of a game that, if you own a PSVR, should be firmly on your radar....

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Review: Bonfire (PSVR)

I've played quite a bit of PSVR content now, and I'm really getting a taste for the slower games, those which don't need lightning fast reactions, those that don't scare you into...

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Cat Quest 2 Arrives on the PS4 This Week

Fancy being a cat and dog combo, heading off to lands unknown in an epic cutesy RPG adventure? Well, you're in luck, because the loved-by-the-PC-crowd Cat Quest 2 is out this week,...

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Review: FIFA 20

It's getting really tough to review FIFA games. Each year there's the pile of new tweaks and changes that will supposedly transform the series entirely and warrant another £50 on the game...

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Board Game Review: Time’s Up Party

With Christmas thundering up on us and, along with it, the unspoken requirement to spend time with family you might start wondering soon what you're going to do all evening to get...

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Review: GRID

If there's one way to get a racing game obsessive to get excited, it's by telling them there's a new version of GRID coming out. Having waited a looong time for this...

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Board Game Review: Just One

I like word games, it's something built in to my slightly geeky nature that makes me really enjoy thinking about words and how to use them. Just one manages to do a...

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Board Game Review: Jaipur (2nd Edition)

Card trading games can be a bit hit and miss, with the main culprit for a lack of accessibility being overly complex rules, lengthy games or a lack of inspiring theme or...

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GRID Race Consultant Diary 2: Racing Variety

I love Fernando Alonso. As a McLaren fanboy the last few years haven't been happy watching on the F1 circuit, but Alonso always managed to wrestle a fairly underwhelming car round into...

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Board Game Review: Ticket to Ride London

A while back, Ticket to Ride took a new turn with the release of Ticket to Ride New York, a game which followed the same premise of the much-loved and insanely-popular Ticket...

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