Tag: Game reviews
REVIEW: Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D (Nintendo 3DS)
Donkey Kong Country Returns 3D sees one of the Wii's most challenging and beloved platform games squeezed onto a Nintendo 3DS cartridge and given a 3D makeover. But has this modern-classic lost anything in translation to the handheld format, and is there any reason for owners of the Wii original to return to Kong's country? Read our full review to find out!
Lawsuit filed against Gearbox and Sega over Aliens: Colonial Marines disappointment
In space no-one can hear you scream. But they probably can hear you in the courtroom. Developers Gearbox and publishers SEGA are being sued over Aliens: Colonial Marines by plaintiff Damion Perrine, who claims that "Gearbox and Sega falsely advertised…
REVIEW: Dishonored: The Knife of Dunwall DLC expansion (PC, Xbox 360, PC)
Dishonored, one of last year's top games, gets its first meaty story expansion with The Knife of Dunwall. Putting you in the shoes of antagonist Daud, can it reach the lofty heights of the main game?
Skyrim DLC *finally* hits the PS3: Dragonborn half price to celebrate
After a wait as long as a Tolkien dragon's slumber, PlayStation 3 owners can today sink their teeth into the first DLC pack for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim to be made available to their console. And, in a consolatory…
REVIEW: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Dragonborn DLC expansion (PC)
Skyrim gets its best add-on pack since launch with Dragonborn, a sizeable downloadable addition with new locations, quests and abilities to enjoy. Read our full review for our verdict on the newly-released PC edition.
Aliens take over London landmark with giant egg for Colonial Marines launch
"They're coming outta the goddamn walls! And the goddamn Thames river! And goddamn Tower Bridge!" That's exactly (probably) what Aliens' Private Hudson would have said had he seen the scene on London's Southbank yesterday, where Sega had plonked a giant…
COMPETITION: Aliens: Colonial Marines Limited Edition – five copies up for grabs
WIN: Aliens Colonial Marines Limited Edition Five copies up for grabs! Aliens: Colonial Marines is an adrenaline fuelled first-person shooter, steeped in the eerie, claustrophobic and terrifying atmosphere that made the Aliens films worldwide hits. Bringing you a true sequel…
REVIEW: Aliens: Colonial Marines (Xbox 360, PS3, PC)
In space, nobody can hear you scream. But your neighbours can when you're in front of your console, sitting down to play the long-awaited Aliens: Colonial Marines. Will they be screams of gaming joy or sighs tinged with acidic disappointment? Stop your grinnin' and drop your linen – here's our full review!
REVIEW: Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch (PS3)
Professor Layton developers Level-5 team up with venerable animation house Studio Ghibli for PS3 exclusive JRPG Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch. Is the partnership the match made in heaven gamers dreamed it would be? Read our full review to find out!
REVIEW: DmC Devil May Cry (PS3, Xbox 360, PC)
Demon hunter Dante gets a new look, new moves and a new sense of purpose in series reboot DmC Devil May Cry, which gives Capcom's flailing series the kick up the backside it needed. Read on to find out if DmC manages to best the classic series' once-lofty highs in our full review.