Articles by Ben Monro

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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…

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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…

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Transistor – As We Play

Platform: PC Version: 1.01 Unlike many indie games, Transistor has some very big shoes to fill, but developers Super Giant Games have only themselves to blame for this. In case you think the developer’s name is familiar, it should be. They’re responsible for the fantastic Bastion. Released in 2011 for…

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Expansive News of the Week – 17/05/14

Think you may have missed out on some of the biggest gaming headlines to break this week? Well don’t worry, Expansive have got you covered. This week we take a look at the rumors surrounding Rockstar Games’ next-gen offerings and whether they’re about to announce Red Dead Redemption 2, Bully 2,…

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Expansive News of the Week #1

Missed out on some of the hard- hitting headlines of the week? Never fear, in this first episode of Expansive News of the Week, we give you a brief summary of the week’s biggest gaming news. With news on Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, the controversy surrounding Nintendo’s views on…

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WildStar open beta begins this week

WildStar the fantasy/sci-fi MMO being developed by Carbine studios, will enter open beta later this week. Starting from May 8th and continuing through till May the 18th. This is fantastic news for all you gamers eager to get your hands on this fantastic looking MMO. We certainly can’t wait –…

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May DLC Release Schedule Video Rundown

If you haven’t done so already, I’d suggest that you check out our May DLC release schedule for a full rundown of all the fantastic add-on content hitting digital stores. this May.   However, if you digest your content differently and would prefer to take a look at our video…

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Daylight First Play Impressions

Thinking about plucking up the courage and jumping into the ‘procedurally generated world’ of Daylight, the new survival horror to come from Zombie Studios? Well I suggest you join me first as I gather my wits long enough to play through Daylight, but only to be massively disappointed! Apart from…

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Daylight – As We Play

Version Tested – Beta Format – PC Daylight is a psychological thriller, or deeply disturbing survival horror game from indie developer Zombie Studios. It takes place in an abandoned hospital for the criminally insane – they’re a typical hot spot for the supernatural, aren’t they?! You wake up with naught but your trusty mobile…