Category: Reviews

Quake III Arena – Think You Can Beat It?

The Quake series always had a bit of an identity crisis. Id Software bickered like children on whether the first game should be a fantasy game or a sci-fi shooter,...

Q!Zone for Quake – You Didn’t Buy It?

Fans loved to create levels for the likes of ultra-popular games, such as DOOM & Duke Nukem 3D. Meanwhile, companies enjoyed compiling them onto discs and selling...

Bust-a-Move 2: Arcade Edition (PlayStation) – You Didn’t Buy It?!

We’ve all been fooled by a game that looked pretty childish or silly at first glance, only to discover that we were wrong in so many ways. Released in arcades in 1995...

Wolfenstein 3D: The Lost Episodes – You Didn’t Buy It?

Before DOOM shook up the gaming world in 1993, id Software stunned players with its World War II-shooter Wolfenstein 3D. For the time, this was a technological...

Twisted Metal 4 (PlayStation) – You Didn’t Buy It?

There were plenty of big-name game franchises in the nineties, and one of them was SingleTrac’s Twisted Metal. Essentially, it was like a deathmatch in cars –...

Flicky (Sega Mega Drive) – Think You Can Beat It?

When you think of video games with intense gameplay and memorable, high-octane chases, chances are that the 1991-platformer Flicky does not come to mind. That is not to...

Raptor: Call of the Shadows (PC) – Think You Can Beat It?

In the future, there is only one way to make big bucks, and it doesn’t involve paperounds or painting fences – nope, it’s all about high-octane dogfights....

Hobos With a Good Heart

Bums. They’re everywhere. Big ones, small ones, some get in the way while others keep themselves to themselves. Some are brash, others loud, but at the end of the day,...

Sonic Mania Review

Welcome back Sonic. Sonic Mania(PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, PC) Developer: Headcanon, PagodaWestGames Publisher: Sega Released: August 15th, 2017 Sonic the Hedgehog....

Fortnite Review

Ready to build up your defence? Fortnite (PS4, Xbox One, PC) Developer: Epic Games/People Can Fly Publisher: Epic Games Released: July 25, 2017 Epic Games has given us...

Castlevania Review – A Must Watch

“I’m Trevor Fucking Belmont” I’m a massive Castlevania fan. I don’t mean that in a sense that “Ah yeah, I enjoyed a bit of Symphony...

Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy Review

The Bandicoot we all know is back. We’ve been anticipating the return of Crash Bandicoot for quite a few years now. He’s had quite the dormant life since he...

Atari Vault

Atari Vault Review

Atari Vault offers one hundred classic Atari games in a single collection for your PC; but is it worth it? Well lets take a look in our review!

HIDDEN GEMS VOL. 6: Rolo to the Rescue (Mega Drive)

Rolo to the Rescue is an intriguing one for me, and maybe I’m kidding myself here, but I’m convinced that I am the only person on the planet who still thinks about...

Hidden Gems Vol. 5: Vandal Hearts (PSX)

A look back at one of the most under-appreciated SRPGs of the last 20 years, Vandal Hearts for the Sony Playstation.

Hidden Gems Vol. 4: Eledees (Wii)

A look at one of the finest titles to be found on Nintendo's Wii, the unfairly unknown Eledees.

Hidden Gems Vol. 3: NHL ’94 (Mega Drive / Genesis)

I have never watched an ice hockey game in my life. I don’t know who the big players are these days, though I’ve heard of legends like Mario Lemieux, and especially...

Hidden Gems Vol.2: Kirby’s Pinball Land (Game Boy)

There have been some great pinball games over the years, and like a lot of other retro gamers, I started with the likes of Pinball Dreams and Pinball Fantasies on the...