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Why NightCry Could Revitalise Survival Horror

Why NightCry Could Revitalise Survival Horror

February 26, 2015 | by Joe Martin

Originality isn’t exactly rife this gen. Whether it’s HD remasters of games you’ve already played on Sony and Microsoft’s consoles or Nintendo churning what amounts to the same Mario games year after year, originality in the games industry is becoming as rare as pubic hair at a One Direction concert…

Telltale Games

Telltale Teases Mysterious New Game

February 11, 2015 | by Joe Martin

Telltale Games has teased a mysterious new IP that its CEO describes as possibly the most ambitious thing the studio has ever done. “I’ll say we’ve spent a lot of time experimenting over the last decade with how powerful a storytelling…

Alien Isolation

New Alien: Isolation DLC Released

February 11, 2015 | by Joe Martin

Lost Contact, Alien: Isolation’s fourth add-on pack, is available to download from today. The DLC adds a new Salvage Challenge to the game’s Survivor Mode, pitting players against…

Life is Strange review

Life Is Strange Review – Can I Get A Rewind?

February 11, 2015 | by Joe Martin

There’s been a lot of debate about realism in games over the last few years. Some want more of it, while others argue that the quest for gritty realism has taken some of the fun out of gaming. Getting the recoil physics right on the guns in an FPS title will always be more realistic than zooming around as a blue hedgehog hoovering up jewellery…