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Review: Mushroom Wars 2

Mushroom Wars 2 has a bulging esports community. Who knew? Not me, that’s for sure. Writing this off as another slightly weird, low budget quirky ‘little game’, what I got was a...

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Review: PowerWash Simulator (Early Access)

Ever gone to clean your patio, and revelled in the euphoria that comes with completely stripping back what you thought was the colour, to reveal an all-new, and original colour underneath? Such...

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Review: MXGP 2021

I much prefer the MXGP games to the Monster Supercross games. Mainly it’s because of the increased variety of the tracks, being outdoors they get to be bigger, wider, more sprawling as...

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January 2022’s Free Games

Sony is pulling out the stops for the New Year with a solid collection of games, whereas Microsoft has elected for some lesser-known titles - either way it's a healthy collection of...

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What Were They Thinking? December 2021 Edition

“That’s all I can stand, I can’t stands no more!” That Popeye quite hit me in the face like a tin of spinach this week when I read the cherry on top...

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Review: Beyond a Steel Sky

Beyond a Steel Sky comes to home consoles after a spell on just about every other format going. It’s a hark back to the point-and-click adventure games that you may remember from...

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December 2021 Free Game Update

Happy Christmas everyone! Feels slightly early but there are some presents nonetheless to keep you warm through the chilly winter weather, and we start off with some jail breaking: The Escapists 2...

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Review: Before We Leave

Before We Leave is a cutesy, world-building game. It features hexagonal spaces which form a world, and I fell in love with its visual style immediately. Set in a world once humanity...

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Review: Jurassic World Evolution 2

They were so preoccupied to think about whether they could, they didn’t stop to think whether they should. A classic line from the original film, and my worry that it would apply...

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Review: Forza Horizon 5

If you’ve played a Forza Horizon game before, you’re familiar with what it all entails. It’s a driving game, a spinoff of a hardcore simulation, but set in an open and exotic...

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Review: Rider’s Republic

Rider's Republic is the new open-world, extreme sports action game from Ubisoft. It’s a lot. It’s a lot of content. It’s a lot of ‘cool dude’ language. It’s a lot of icons...

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Review: Call of Duty Vanguard

Another year, another Call of Duty game. But this year, we’re going back to where it all started - World War 2. Fret not, you’ve probably got the dread like I had...

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Review: Far Cry 6

Football is life!!! Nope, it’s not the lovable Dani Rojas from the hit TV show Ted Lasso, Far Cry 6’s Dani Rojas is a rebel with an attitude, who’s also very good...

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Review: Back 4 Blood

It’s impossible to talk about Back 4 Blood without talking about Left 4 Dead. It’s by the same development studio, but this time around Turtle Rock Studios don’t have Valve involved. Instead,...

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Free Games Preview – November 2021

Sony is going all-out for November’s free games with an awful lot on offer this month - PSVR players rejoice, they've got your covered as well, with an almighty three VR games...

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Review: Catty and Batty: The Spirit Guide

Catty and Batty: The Spirit Guide is billed as a cooperative family game. As hinted, you play as a cat or a bat (or both, if playing solo), and is a fairly...

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Review: UnMetal

UnMetal is a bit like Metal Gear. I mean, that’s sort of the whole point, and the clue is also in the name. But, could a Metal Gear parody actually be any...

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Review: Dustwind: The Last Resort

Dustwind: The Last Resort is a bit of a tease. It doesn’t reveal exactly what type of game it is until you get into it a bit, and at that point, you...

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Review: Subdivision Infinity DX

Subdivision Infinity DX is an enhanced version of what was originally a mobile game, which then made its way onto the Switch. What we have here is a flawless performing PS5 version,...

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