Browsing posts in the ‘Playstation 4’ category

Review: Desperados 3

A cowboy stealth action game? You had me at ‘cowboy stealth action’.  Desperados 3 is the follow up to, err, Desperados 2 but it’s a prequel, so you don’t need to...

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Review: F1 2020

Over the past few years Codemasters have been slowly refining the F1 games, adding the occasional new feature such as last year's F2 options, and tweaking an already successful formula to make...

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Review: 1971 Project Helios

As a turn-based strategy title, I was immediately interested in 1971 Project Helios. What I didn’t expect was a blend of XCOM, Frostpunk and a beautiful cel-shaded art style.  The plot...

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Review: Moving Out

It's impossible to talk about Moving Out without bringing Overcooked into the conversation. If you've ever played the absolutely mental local co-op cooking game, then you're all set for a dose of...

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Review: Trailmakers

The idea of building your own vehicle out of a range of bits, letting you drive, race, fly, sail or any combination of them sounds great to me. With a Lego-obsessed son,...

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Review: Maneater

An open-world shark RPG. I just need to reflect on those words I’ve written.  You’re a baby shark, and throughout the game, you’ll grow by levelling-up into a bigger shark. Your...

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Review: Streets of Rage 4

When I was younger, (much younger), my brother and I were gifted a Sega Mega Drive one Christmas. We had the present in the afternoon, rather than the morning, in...

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Review: Moons of Madness

Another first-person story-adventure game, Moons of Madness tells the story of you as a technician on a research station on Mars. It begins, terrifyingly, on an abandoned station, haunted by...

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Review: John Wick Hex

I love John Wick. Not the guy necessarily, I mean he’s cool but I don’t know him. But the films. Visceral, stylistic action. Brutal. So a John Wick game could really be...

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Review: Snowrunner

If you like driving places really, really slowly, then this game is for you. Either at this point, that sentence will have turned you off or piqued your interest. If I have...

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Review: Deliver Us the Moon

The premise for Deliver Us the Moon is one which, not long ago, you would have rolled your eyes at and seen it as just another far fetched fantasy plot. And yet...

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May 2020 Free Games Preview

With all the lockdown going on, you’d think that there would be a real treat in the form of free games for May (although to be fair, Sony did just...

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Review: Convoy: A Tactical Roguelike

It’s basically FTL isn’t it? It seems releases lately are imitating classics to the point of past flattery, but unlike my recent review of Ash of Gods (which was very...

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Review: Dirt Rally 2.0 – Season Pass 3/4

It’s been out for a while now and is currently free on PS Plus and Xbox Gamepass. And it’s brilliant - this much you already know. It’s tough - very tough, but...

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Review: Construction Simulator 3

I reviewed Construction Simulator 2 a while ago and found it quite fun despite expecting it to be awful. To my surprise then, whilst expecting Construction Simulator 3 to be quite fun,...

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Review: Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late (cl-r)

An anime fighting game called Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late (cl-r) is never going to be a mainstream household name and join the likes of Mortal Kombat and Tekken in crossing over to...

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Review: Hidden Through Time

If you’ve ever played ‘Where’s Wally?’ then you’ll know what you expect with Hidden Through Time. You are presented with a detailed world of characters and intricate colours, and have to find...

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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: Bloodroots

Mr Wolf is dead. At least that’s what his enemies thing. Shot in the head, and left in the wilderness, his former friends walk away. That is the end of...

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