With Assassins’ Creed 3, Ubisoft is back. After several years of minor sequels with Brotherhood and Revelations, all centred around smooth Italian operator Ezio Auditore, we’ve finally leapt forward to a new historical era once more. This time you’re Connor, a half English, half Native American (long story), caught up in the American War of Independence of the 1770s and 1780s. The ste…Read more
Microsoft’s Forza series is no longer consider by racing game enthusiasts to be Gran Turismo’s poor relation, but instead stands out as one of the most accomplished examples of the genre. But while Sony has been quite reserved when it comes to pumping out sequels, Microsoft – along with internal development team Turn 10 – has almost reverted to a yearly update schedule since the high oc…Read more
We take a look into the brand new multi-platform Karting game – F1 Race Stars. Utilising everything we know and love from Formula 1, does it have what it takes to go head-head with the already hugely successful Karting games on the market? Watch this vid to find out!Read more
Despite selling millions of Kinect sensors worldwide, it could be argued that Microsoft is still as far away as ever from creating the perfect showcase for its controller-less interface. After numerous broken promises and some poor excuses for entertainment software, the final throw of the dice is here in the shape of Fable: The Journey. Does it make up for the terrible Kinect games we’ve…Read more
We take a first look at the latest title in the Forza series – Forza Horizon. Taking a new direction with the game has Microsoft driven the series to further success? Watch this vid to find out!
Having been massive fans of the Forza series we were concerned with the change in direction with Forza Horizon. With developers Playground games behind the wheel the series looks set to be drivin…Read more
These days, for an entirely new videogame series to gain the attention of the masses it has to be pretty darn special. Much safer for developers and publishers to stick with an endless sequel, and tack on a multiplayer mode while they’re there and say that’s original.
But despite this huge barrier, Dishonored has done just that; it’s arguably the first fresh series to grab the consci…Read more
With FIFA 13, it all kicks off again. The seemingly endless struggle between EA’s FIFA and Konami’s Pro Evolution Soccer has been a one-sided affair lately, with the once-dominant PES occupying the role of lower-league minnow while the more established veteran FIFA slips effortlessly into the shirt of the Premier League victor.
However, PES has undergone a drastic squad restructuring…Read more