Category: Reviews

‘Last Day of June’ Review (PS4)

Last Day of June

I don’t often start a review with a spoiler warning, but this time I feel I should. If you’ve not played Last Day of June, it is best to play it through before reading a review. If you are willing to have minor spoilers that will inevitably leak through, then you have been warned. Suffice…

‘Next Up Hero’ Beta Preview

Next Up Hero

It seems these days that anything can be crowdfunded, it gives the chance for things that may not get funded to actual go into production. Next Up Hero takes the idea of using a crowd, and use them to complete procedurally created gaming sessions. Creating something that feels unique in gaming. The idea of creating a procedurally…

‘Perception’ Review (PS4) – The Fear of the Unseen

Perception

If you’ve played the Outcast or Amnesia games then you’ll know all too well the experience of running through corridors escaping an unknown entity. Perception is a similar game, but to complicate things it removes your vision, and pushes you into the world of the unknown. In Perception, you play the role of Cassie, a…

‘Zheros’ Review (PS4) – Beat’em Up Fun

Zheros

If like me you loved beat’em ups, you miss the days of games like Final Fight and Streets of Rage where the focus was to just beat up the bad guys and have some fun. Zheros is a fairly generic throwback to the idea of hitting things till they blow up, and it makes for…

‘Syberia 3′ Review (PC)

Syberia 3

I remember the first two Syberia games for the fairly strong story and the fact that they were good point & click adventures when there seemed to be no others around. That was about thirteen years ago though, and now Syberia 3 has arrived to carry on the story, but was it worth the wait?…

‘Portal Knights’ Review (PS4)

Portal Knights

When games are inspired by others, they often fight to get out of their shadow. Portal Knights is a game that has two shadows to try to escape from, both Minecraft and Dark Souls. The question is, should it have to? Portal Knights is a new cooperative action RPG game where you pick to be…