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Doughlings: Invasion  PS4 | Review

Doughlings: Invasion PS4 | Review

When you think of iconic arcade games of the past, you’ll probably think of the likes of Mortal Kombat, Tetris, Super Mario and arguably, the most memorable: Space Invaders. Now imagine Space Invaders with a fresh lick of paint, and a 90s cartoon aesthetic and you have Doughling Invasion – A modern…read more >
Bus Simulator – PS4 | Review

Bus Simulator – PS4 | Review

You know when you get bored of breaking the law in games, so you decide to follow the laws for a bit? Well now you have a whole game that you can do that in. Bring on Bus Simulator developed by Still Alive Studios and published by Astragon Entertainment. This…read more >
GreedFall – PS4 l Review

GreedFall – PS4 l Review

Within 15 minutes of starting GreedFall I was given the choice of helping an alchemist escape the city of Serene, or arresting him. He had been unfairly forced out of his position at the University, and had dedicated his life to curing the mystical plague that was sweeping the city.…read more >
River City Girls – PS4

River City Girls – PS4

I cannot pinpoint the exact time, but if I was to take an educated guess, I would say that it was around mid-1990 that I played River City Ransom for the first time. To say that I was entirely encaptured by the game would be the understatement of the day.…read more >
Blair Witch- Xbox One

Blair Witch- Xbox One

It is hard to think of what the world of cinema would be like if The Blair Witch Project never existed. Twenty years later, I still have no doubt in my mind that the marketing that went into that film is the best I have ever seen! The "Found Footage"…read more >
WRC 8 – PS4 | Review

WRC 8 – PS4 | Review

Here we go, another game to get my hopes up that I could have a career in esports. After all I spend a lot of my day driving so why shouldn’t I be good at World Rally Championship 8? SPOILER I was not good and no contracts were offered.  FIA…read more >
Erica – PS4 | Review

Erica – PS4 | Review

Last week at Gamescom Sony surprise launched Erica, a live action interactive mystery story. Developed by British studio FlavourWorks, the game follows the titular character as she uncovers the mystery behind the death of her father, and how it relates to Delphi House, the mental health facility he founded. Full…read more >
Mekabolt – PS4 | Review

Mekabolt – PS4 | Review

Mekabolt is the newest release from Ratalaika Games and has you playing as a theme park technician, collecting batteries to bring the parks out of control robots back in line. Fans of Ratalaika Games won’t be disappointed as another platinum trophy will be yours pretty quickly.  The story sees the…read more >
Control – PS4 | Review

Control – PS4 | Review

Stepping into the world of Control and into the shoes of Jesse Faden, I was not entirely sure what to expect. The trailers for Control gave away little more than the games love for geometric shapes and the protagonist's ability to fling office furniture at unsuspecting enemies. So, naturally, I…read more >
Wreckfest – Xbox One/PS4 | Review

Wreckfest – Xbox One/PS4 | Review

If I could choose one game to be remade from the PS One era it would be Destruction Derby. It's a title that holds a lot of nostalgia value for me, the one which I remember most fondly. The destruction and mindless action brought a joy that was unrivalled on…read more >
Ancestors Legacy – PS4 | Review

Ancestors Legacy – PS4 | Review

Real time strategy doesn’t get a lot of love on consoles. In fact, other than Halo Wars 2 it’s a struggle to name an RTS on current generation consoles. Polish studio Destructive Creations are aiming to tap into that market by porting their Steam hit Ancestors Legacy to PS4 and…read more >
Wargroove – PS4 | Review

Wargroove – PS4 | Review

Wargroove from Chucklefish Games is a turn-based, strategy war game that has a bright and colourful aesthetic. PC, Xbox and Switch owners have already been playing Wargroove for a while, so PS4 players can now finally join in!  This game has you following Queen Mercia and her loyal followers, on…read more >
Sagebrush – PS4 | Review

Sagebrush – PS4 | Review

I could not help but feel sorry for the members of Perfect Heaven, it's clear each member had a different reason for joining the cult yet circumstances seemed to put them all down the same path which would eventually lead to the mass suicide of them all. As cult stories…read more >
Madden NFL 20 – PS4 | Review

Madden NFL 20 – PS4 | Review

I admit that I was not the first that would be looked at when playing flag football back in my youth. Shoot, I wouldn't be the first pick even now! Jokes on them, I had a helluva arm back then, and even now! Those that have followed my journey as…read more >
Metal Wolf Chaos XD – PS4 | Review

Metal Wolf Chaos XD – PS4 | Review

Metal Wolf Chaos XD opens up with a mech stomping a military plane causing it to plunge loudly into a base, all while the guy inside the mech makes quips left right and centre. When a game starts this way, you know you’re in for a weird experience. Welcome to…read more >
The Church in the Darkness – PS4 | Review

The Church in the Darkness – PS4 | Review

The Church in the Darkness takes its inspiration from the infamous Jonestown settlement, with its religious cult , South American setting and larger than life leadership. All of this makes for a surprisingly deep infiltration game. You play as Vic, an ex-cop, who infiltrates Freedom Town built by the Collective…read more >
The Blackout Club – PS4 | Review

The Blackout Club – PS4 | Review

The Blackout Club has finally offered its membership to console players, after being in early access on Steam since October 2018. Has the jump onto consoles given us a more complete experience? You play as an adolescent in the seemingly normal small town of Redacre, which is in a National…read more >