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Hyrule Warriors 3DS

Hyrule Warriors is Set to Destroy Your 3DS

June 10, 2015 | by Rhys Wood

Undoubtedly one of the Wii U’s surprise hits of 2014, Hyrule Warriors seamlessly blended the 1 vs 1,000 action of Dynasty Warriors with the ancient land of Hyrule to create something truly beautiful.

E3 2015: 5 games we'd love to see

E3 2015: 5 Games We’d Love to See

June 5, 2015 | by Rhys Wood

As a longtime and incredibly passionate gamer, watching E3 in recent years makes me feel like an old-timey wild west prospector; sifting through layer upon layer of dull gristle and sand hoping to discover little nuggets of gold. Granted, each year we do get that gold in some…

splatoon 7 tips

Splatoon: 7 Tips to Sort the Squids from the Kids

June 2, 2015 | by Rhys Wood

Splatoon is amazing, there’s little doubt about that. The recently released, Wii U exclusive multiplayer shooter turned the genre on its head by making your primary target the environment rather than your opponent. It’s a neat twist that works shockingly well…

Farming Simulator 15

Become Old McDonald in Farming Simulator 15

May 18, 2015 | by Rhys Wood

Jump into your wellies and rev up the combine harvester, as Farming Simulator 15 is making its way to your console on May 19. The console version of the game features everything from the already released PC version, including over…

Splatoon global testfire impressions

Splatoon Global Testfire Impressions

May 14, 2015 | by Rhys Wood

Nintendo are often criticised for being a bit formulaic. Mario jumps across chasms and stomps Koopas, Link scavenges items from dungeons, your Animal Crossing villager smashes his piggy bank to satisfy a money grubbing raccoon etcetera, etcetera. In walks Splatoon, Nintendo’s answer to the online multiplayer shooter genre…

E3 predictions for the big three

E3 2015: Predictions for the Big Three

May 12, 2015 | by Rhys Wood

Much like Christmas or birthdays, we’re always looking ahead to what the next event will bring, and with E3 just around the corner once more, let’s take a guess as to what the big three will be showing off this year…

Mario Kart 8 x Animal Crossing Blew Me Away

Animal Crossing x Mario Kart 8 Blew Me Away

May 1, 2015 | by Rhys Wood

By Wario’s sweaty undergarments, Nintendo. You guys seriously made us wait for Mario Kart 8’s second wave of DLC. When Mario Kart 8 was released in May last year, the game ended up being so good as to have the fans demanding more content. Thankfully Nintendo had us covered…

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Silent Hills Has Been Cancelled

April 27, 2015 | by Rhys Wood

It’s the news none of us wanted to hear, but were just preparing for the inevitable anyway. Silent Hills, the successor of P.T. and considered the last hope for the Silent Hill franchise, has been officially cancelled, as confirmed by Konami…

lady hunk rev 2

Admire HUNK’s Legs in Revelations 2

April 24, 2015 | by Rhys Wood

Seems HUNK’s having a bit of a bad day. After forgetting his trousers, he’s become the laughing stock of the Umbrella Security Service. Nah, just kidding. In actuality, Lady HUNK, a downloadable character for Resident Evil: Revelations’ Raid Mode, has returned in the sequel…