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Project Spark Review

Posted by Adam Rorke On Thursday 30 October 2014ADD COMMENTS

Available on XBO and PC l Published by Microsoft l Developed by Team Dakota and Skybox Labs l Classified PG l Supports 1-4 players

REVIEW IN BRIEF > Finally Xbox owners have an avenue to create their own masterpieces on their consoles. Project Spark offers a lot of depth and variety in its toolsets, however it is let down by bugs and poor performance. Whether or not Spark succeeds or fails is completely reliant on the community that backs it. Read the rest of this entry »

Shadow Warrior Review

Posted by Dylan Burns On Wednesday 29 October 2014ADD COMMENTS

Available on PS4, XBO, PC l Published by Devolver Digital l Developed by Flying Wild Hog l Classified R18+ l Supports 1 player

REVIEW IN BRIEF > A well-honed shooter-slasher hybrid, Shadow Warrior hearkens back to times when level doors required keys and off-screen wisecracks were compulsory. The gameplay is satisfying and varied enough to pull you through the uncomplicated adventure. With plenty of upgrade paths to fill and heaps of weapons, each of which combines perfectly with the sword, Shadow Warrior fulfils its brief as a light-hearted action ride without overstepping its ambition. Read the rest of this entry »

Infamous: First Light Review

Posted by Stevie McDonald On Monday 27 October 2014ADD COMMENTS

Available on PS4 l Published by Sony l Developed by Sucker Punch l Classified M l Supports 1 player

REVIEW IN BRIEF > A standalone expansion for Infamous: Second Son, this is a miniature serving of entertainment that just barely meets the requirements. A peculiar mix of fantastic setting and weak mechanics, appealing heroine and disappointing story, First Light is worth the few hours it takes to complete it – but only just. Read the rest of this entry »

Wasteland 2 Review

Posted by Jason Imms On Sunday 26 October 2014ADD COMMENTS

Available on PC l Published and developed by inXile Entertainment l Classified MA15+ l Supports 1 player

REVIEW IN BRIEF > If you’re looking for an old school RPG with a great setting, strong writing and genuine player agency, you’ve come to the right place. The Wasteland series may seem like it scratches the same itch as Fallout, but it is different. It’s different, it’s important, and you should play it. Read the rest of this entry »