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My Friend Pedro – Switch | Review

My Friend Pedro – Switch | Review

Bananas are a yellow edible fruit filled with potassium. Pedro is a talking, smiling banana who is guiding me to kill. Why? Who knows? It is all in my head? Who said that? Welcome to My Friend Pedro, an absolutely batshit crazy shoot 'em up that mixes the craziness of…read more >
Riverbond – PS4 | Review

Riverbond – PS4 | Review

Riverbond is a colourful dungeon crawler with ‘shoot and slash’ combat that sees you working your way through eight different adventures, each with their own theme and different collection of enemies. Everything you see in the voxel environment (other than the ground itself) can be completely demolished with a few…read more >
Mini Mech Mayhem – PSVR | Review

Mini Mech Mayhem – PSVR | Review

Futurlab is turning its attention to virtual reality once again, following up from the studio's previous VR game Tiny Trax, although this time with Mini Mech Mayhem, a tactical based board game which seems to be more about luck than skill. As you begin Mini Mech Mayhem, you are introduced…read more >
Boxing Champs – Nintendo Switch | Review

Boxing Champs – Nintendo Switch | Review

The Nintendo Switch has been a revelation. It's an amazing mix of portability and home console goodness that I have wanted since I was a lad. Moving from portable mode to being able to play on the TV is something special. Having two built-in controllers for multiplayer is another stroke…read more >
Hue – Nintendo Switch | Review

Hue – Nintendo Switch | Review

Imagine a world without colour. Allow your mind to wander to a dimension that only consists of dull greys and depressing blacks. There are no rainbows, no bright orange sunsets and no blue sky. Have you pictured it? Great, now you’re ready to dive into the colourful world of Hue,…read more >
Neon Junctions – PS4 | Review

Neon Junctions – PS4 | Review

I have a thing for certain aesthetics, so booting up Neon Junctions I was pleased to see this puzzle game infused with the aesthetics of synthwave. I was then left disappointed as it had the same background and style throughout this short game. It's a very bland experience. Whilst it…read more >
Windlands – PSVR | Review

Windlands – PSVR | Review

I had briefly seen Windlands before I was asked to review it, what I did not realize is how astonishing it felt to fly through levels at breakneck speed with a pair of grappling hooks. This feeling is amplified in virtual reality and the title ended up being something unlike…read more >
Effie – PS4 | Review

Effie – PS4 | Review

Evil witches, goblin hordes and ancient magic, there is no doubt that Effie is an incredibly epic tale of heroism and fantasy. It’s a heartwarming tale between Grandfather and Granddaughter that sees you venturing across the land of Oblena on a quest to restore light and goodness to the kingdom.…read more >
Warhammer: Chaosbane – PS4 | Review

Warhammer: Chaosbane – PS4 | Review

I should start this review by confessing two things. First things first, I have never played this genre of the game before, ever. Secondly, I am not familiar with the Warhammer brand; I didn’t know characters or locations etc. I went into this game blind; allowing me to write this…read more >
Blood and Truth – PSVR | Review

Blood and Truth – PSVR | Review

Its no secret that I love PSVR, when it is executed well there is nothing like it. Being immersed in a virtual world within a great game is amazing. PSVR has really come of age in the last year and has had some great games on the platform. It was…read more >