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Metal Gear Solid (PS1) – Think You Can Beat It?

The 1998 stealth-action title Metal Gear Solid for the Sony PlayStation helped set new standards in both storytelling and gameplay within games of its ilk and the title...

A Brief History of: The Xbox

In the dying days of Sega’s Dreamcast a new console was taking shape that would change the gaming landscape in fundamental ways, both introducing new concepts and a...

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Lara Croft: Tomb Raider

Sometimes you think you know somebody only to discover you don’t really know them at all. As far as Tomb Raider’s Lara Croft is concerned, she is not only one of the...

The Top 10 Underrated PS2 Games

When it comes to consoles, nothing quite beats the blockbuster success of Sony’s follow up to its PlayStation console, the PlayStation 2. Boasting of one of the...

A Brief History of: The PlayStation 1 (PS1)

The ill-fated agreement between Sony & Nintendo that led to the creation of the incredible, era-defining PlayStation 1 (PS1)

A Brief History of: Nintendo 64 (N64)

Without the advent of the PlayStation, there is little doubt that the Nintendo 64 would have been the undisputed king of home consoles for its generation.

Gran Turismo vs Forza Motorsport

Which is the best racing game of all time? Gran Turismo & Forza Motorsport tear up the track and act as pawns in the Xbox vs PlayStation War

The Crow: City of Angels – WTF Wednesday

The Crow: City of Angels - It’s hard to recommend this game to fans of the movie... or people in general!

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest (PSP) – Metacritic, You Got it Wrong!

While it isn’t the most flawless game, Pirates of the Caribbean is more than fun, enjoyable and will easily suck away hours of your life on the PSP!

Marvel Nemesis: Rise of the Imperfects (PSP) – Metacritic, You Got it Wrong!

Marvel Nemesis: Rise of the Imperfects exists as a unique game that came out before the sensation that was the Marvel cinematic universe.

Digimon Digital Card Battle (PS1) – Metacritic, You got it Wrong!

Card games offer some of the rare opportunities for gamers to set aside the moving elements of gameplay and instead focus on the strategy aspect of it all.

The Top 10 PS2 Games of All Time

The top 10 PS2 Games of all time! Developers were awash in success from pumping out hit games on the PS2 - many decided to take risks we haven’t seen since.

Mister Mosquito – WTF Wednesday

Some games make you sit back and think: Ok, that’s kind of a good idea for a game but it’s also so WTF that I don’t know how to function. Games that make you...

Blade for the PSX – Metacritic, you got it wrong!

Expecting deep gameplay may lead to inevitable disappointment, but fans of the movies and of old school-style beat ‘em ups will find plenty to like here.

Watch what happens when you complete 100% of The Lost World: Jurassic Park on PS1

Clue: It involves Jeff Goldblum with a slightly bizarre message… Video games old and new are packed full of Easter Eggs, rewarding the user for completing the game...

Metal Gear Solid – The First Modern Gaming Masterpiece?

The year 1998 was an epic one for video gamers across the world – few years before or since have seen the release of so many high-quality titles, many of which...

The PlayStation Portable Quietly Turned 13 this week

Yep – it’s the 13th Anniversary of Sony’s first foray into handheld gaming.   Although it took until September of the next year for it to reach...

THE FUNSTOCK ADVENT CALENDAR – DECEMBER 9TH – GAMING LIKE IT’S 1999

1999, the year before the millenium, and that evil virus that was going to destroy everyone. A very good year for gaming that’s for sure. PS1, N64, and Dreamcast...