May 2014

3DS

Pushmo Wii U release confirmed

Good news for Nintendo fans. Pushmo, the highly successful 3DS puzzler, will see a Wii U release in the not too distant future. For starters, the graphics look crisp and refined in High Definition and a notable step up from the 3DS handheld. It also appears that Wii U owners…

First Play

The Evil Within – First Play

Let’s face it, most video-games the past few years haven’t been that scary. Shinji Mikami, the godfather of survival horror – also part of the original Resident Evil team – video-games is trying to change that with the development of upcoming title, The Evil Within. 

As We Play

Transistor – As We Play Video Review

Transistor is the latest game to come from indie developers Supergiant Games. Previously Supergiant Games brought us Bastion, a similar top-down, action RPG. Bastion was, and continues to be, a benchmark for action RPG’s with an art style and soundtrack almost unrivalled. At least, until Transistor. But we don’t want…

As We Play

Sparkle 2 – As We Play

Platform: Playstation 4 / Playstation Vita Version: 1.01 Sparkle 2 is a Match-3 puzzle game. It’s fair to say this is a genre that hasn’t exactly been neglected recently, and it’s one that’s proven particularly popular with the likes of Zuma, and numerous other examples on smartphone and tablet. In…

DLC

Expansive News of the Week 25/05/14

In episode three of Expansive News of the Week, I take a look at the latest  Halo rumours and announcements. Strong rumours are surfacing about Twitch being bought up by You Tube and finally what we can expect from 4A games latest announcement, Metro Redux. Remember, you can check in…