On April 1st Ubisoft released a trailer for an 80s B-movie inspired re-skinning of Far Cry 3 called Blood Dragon.
Rip currents are strong currents of water at beaches. Caused by shoals beneath the waves channeling flows of water, they are able to drag people out to sea. ‘Riptide’ is a misnomer for rip current as well as an unnecessary … Continue reading
Life is lonely. Certainly no one needs a videogame to tell them that. But Mike Bithell’s 2D puzzle platformer THOMAS WAS ALONE is a sincere and charmingly simple discussion of loneliness, insecurity and isolation combining puzzles, a darkly atmospheric soundtrack … Continue reading
In the age of the micro transaction, it is almost compulsory now for any major ‘Shoot em up’ to release map packs. Hot on the heels of the first DLC, the latest offering comes in a very familiar form of … Continue reading
And so it goes: a re-release of an older game proves popular which leads to a new entry in the series. The Sly Cooper HD bundle has led to this new release, Sly Copper: Thieves in Time available on the … Continue reading
Corvo Attano isn’t the only man who was touched by the spiritual mark that grants him his powers. In the dreary streets, whaling ports, and lavish houses of nobles, another stalks in the shadows. He is the killer of an … Continue reading
The games industry is a funny one for April Fools gags. Every year companies will trot out the standard announcements, most of which are just believable enough to be given a second glance and raise a wee smile. Far Cry … Continue reading
Adventure stories have long fuelled our collective imagination. For many years these tales of champions and their countless heroic exploits has been part of the popular zeitgeist. These yarns first appeared in literature decades ago, with novels such as King … Continue reading