Browsing posts in the ‘Reviews’ category

Review: Paper Cut Mansion

Paper Cut Manion is a horror rogue-like mystery game. Playing as Toby, a police detective, you need to explore a mansion a floor at a time, with each run providing you with...

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Review: Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2

Here we go again. CoD is back, this time a reimagining of the sequel to the first Modern Warfare 1, itself a reimagining of the first Modern Warfare, not the remastered Modern...

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Hardware Review: Pioneer HDJ-CUE1BT Headphones

When looking for a gaming headset it's easy to dismiss anything below £100 before you really start looking closely at your options. So at a touch under £90 the Pioneer HDJ-CUE1 could...

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Review: Gas Station Simulator

Another day, another simulator game. This time, you’re running a gas station in Hicksville, America. And as is the trend these days, it’s pretty good.  Good at least at recreating the...

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Review: Lego Bricktales

The Lego games are responsible for my son's love of video games, and while I've had an amazing time joining him on his journey into the world of gaming, there was always...

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Review: Food Truck Simulator

The latest in the ‘simulator’ genre of games, Food Truck Simulator sets out to have you become John Favreau of your own destiny. Sadly, ‘Chef’ this is not unless Chef was a...

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Review: Madden NFL 23

There's never been a game more focussed on John Madden himself than Madden 23. Following the passing of the man himself, the team behind this year's iteration have decided to give a...

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Review: Cult of the Lamb

I quite like the idea of being in a cult. It’s basically a club on steroids. You go there, hang out, everyone’s on the same page, and maybe get a uniform and...

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Review: Rollerdrome

Rollerdrome is a high-octane experience distilled into perfected if slightly limited fundamentals. For those unaware, the best summary I could give of Rollerdrome would be ‘What if Tony Hawk and Max Payne...

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Hardware Review: Pioneer DM-50D-BT Speakers

Sounds design is often a forgotten element of gaming, and yet it can make the world of difference and add atmosphere, tension or general satisfaction if done right. But no matter how...

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Review: Cartel Tycoon

A blend of Sim City and Tropico, Cartel Tycoon gives you the opportunity to take control of a ‘Capo’ in the 1980s, hoping to make a lot of money from the drug...

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Peripheral Review: JSAUX Steam Deck Accessories

We were sent a selection of Steam Deck accessories to test out by JSAUX. My Deck has been looking a little lonely since it arrived, despite the addition of some thumbstick caps,...

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Review: Sword and Fairy: Together Forever

Sword and Fairy: Together Forever is actually the 7th in the Sword and Fairy series. You’d be forgiven for knowing this since it’s a mostly Chinese franchise, but releasing on Playstation 5,...

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Review: F1 22

2022 was a big year for Formula 1. The biggest change in rules and regulations for years resulted in slightly unwieldy cars that were challenging to drive and seemed allergic to big...

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Review: MX vs ATV Legends

MX vs ATV is back with a new game, also throwing UTV (utility terrain vehicles) into the mix. But, if you’re expecting a close-fought battle, I’m sorry to spoil it: MX wins....

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Book Review: Unlock! Escape Adventure Puzzle Book

We've reviewed quite a few of the Unlock games on the site, and they've been a lot of fun. Using a largely card-based gameplay (with a few nice extras as the series...

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Review: Sniper Elite 5

Shooting Nazis in the testicles never gets old, does it? To be honest, if that sentence makes you think "Hmm, that sounds like fun" then you’re going to love Sniper Elite. If...

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Review: Zorro the Chronicles

Oddly when I think of Zorro these days, I think of Puss in Boots from Shrek. Fear not, this is a serious Zorro game - serious in the sense it’s based on...

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Review: Outward Definitive Edition

Outward Definitive Edition is the new console re-release of Outward, containing a number of gameplay amendments, quality of life improvements and all of the DLC for the original game, released in 2019....

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