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2012: A mediocre vintage?

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We’re three days into 2013, which means that bloggers, journalists and reviewers have to do that tedious ‘top things from the past year’ round-up thing. I thought I’d do this too, but I’ll… Continue reading

Review: Hitman Absolution

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I’m continuing ‘Brand-New Games I Can Afford To Review” Season 2012 with the new adventures of Agent 47, world’s most shifty-looking bald bloke. In other words, Hitman Absolution/Hitman 5. I’d only played Hitman:… Continue reading

Review: Assassin’s Creed 3

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Being British, I was simultaneously excited for and dreading Assassin’s Creed 3. Excited, because even though all meaningful plot has left the series, who doesn’t love a good bit of historical parkour. Dreading, because given… Continue reading

Review: Mass Effect 3

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Note: I know I made wild crazy promises about reviewing Skyrim, but let’s face it, after 5 months of it being out, we all know it’s amazeballs. Mass Effect 3 is like the… Continue reading

Oblivion, a retrospective

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Ok, so I do own Skyrim now, and I’m fully intending to write a review about it, but I can’t quite make my mind up about what I think of it yet. So… Continue reading

Review: Batman Arkham City

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Batman. We all love him, even if he is a bit of a cheat superhero. He’s been in comics, movies and tv shows- but we’ve never really had a chance to BE him.… Continue reading

Review: Dead Island

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(apologies for the lack of images, blame my very slow internet) Dead Island received an huge amount of hype in the lead up to its release. Mostly due to its trailer, which not… Continue reading

Review: Alice Madness Returns

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Oh hi. Guess I’m kinda late on this one, seeing as it was released months and months and months ago and I’ve already finished it twice, but life events happened and I didn’t… Continue reading

Please Sir, can we have some games?

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This post comes to us from fellow Brit Liam Sheasby, who has an axe to grind about the state of gaming in the UK. Thanks, Liam! As UK customers tighten their belts, the… Continue reading

Review: Duke Nukem Forever (PC Version)

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Style: Action, FPS Publisher: 2K Games Developer: Gearbox Software Release Date: June 10th 2011 (Europe), June 14th (US) ESRB: 18+ I found myself very very excited for Duke Nukem Forever on the lead up to it’s release. Why? I’m… Continue reading