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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…

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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…

Can Fatal Frame Exorcise the Wii U's Drought?

Can Fatal Frame Exorcise the Wii U’s Drought?

April 15, 2015 | by Rhys Wood

Another year, another irritating drought for Nintendo’s current home console. Now, while the Wii U has performed astoundingly well critically in what is still an underwhelming generation of consoles, it continues to struggle at retail…

5 SEGA Franchises that Desperately Need a Revival

5 SEGA Franchises that Desperately Need a Revival

April 1, 2015 | by Rhys Wood

Sega are without a doubt one of my favourite companies in the games industry. Much like Nintendo, they’ve developed games that have put gameplay and fun above all else, understanding the importance of customer satisfaction, and utilising several high quality franchises to keep those hungry fans coming back for more…

Tales from the Borderlands Episode 2: Atlas Mugged review

Tales from the Borderlands Episode 2: Atlas Mugged Review

March 23, 2015 | by Rhys Wood

It’s been a few months since Rhys and Fiona reluctantly banded together, but now they’re back in the second episode of Tales from the Borderlands. Episode 1 got the Telltale series off to a flying start with expertly written dialogue, complete with an intriguing plot setup and a bunch of entertaining characters. Wrapped in Borderlands’ trademark cel-shaded style…

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Has Dragon’s Dogma Been Slain by Capcom?

March 5, 2015 | by Rhys Wood

Bloody hell, Capcom. Why must you continuously abuse your fans like this? After all the goodwill you’d been building back up with the likes of Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate and Dead Rising 3’s cheeky DLC expansion, you then go and pillow smother one of your youngest, most promising franchises…