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Rayman 2: The Great Escape – Retro Review

Ubisoft has recently been taking Rayman back to his platforming roots with Rayman: Origins and Rayman Legends. These games are 2D platformers ...

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Rayman 3: Hoodlum Havoc – Retro Review

Previously I reviewed the game Rayman 2: the Great Escape on the Nintendo 64. It was Ubisoft's first attempt at taking their ...

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Review: Subterfuge

Subterfuge is a mobile game. It’s also probably my game of the year. Blasphemy, right? It turns out that this might be ...

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Rayman 2: The Great Escape – Retro Review

Posted on Feb 2, 2016 1
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Rayman 3: Hoodlum Havoc – Retro Review

Posted on Feb 2, 2016 2
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Review: Subterfuge

Posted on Dec 2, 2015 3
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Rayman 3: Hoodlum Havoc – Retro Review

How well does Rayman’s second 3D adventure hold up to the first? Josh Goldie puts the two games side-by-side and see if this was a step in the right direction or not

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Rayman 2: The Great Escape – Retro Review

Did Rayman make a successful attempt escaping from the world of 2D into 3D with Rayman 2: The Great Escape? Read on to find out

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Review: Subterfuge

Forget about conquering on land, Subterfuge is all about conquering the sea, and you can do it all from the comfort of your phone. But is it worth the time?

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Review: Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate

Travel back in time to Victorian London in this year’s Assassin’s Creed game. Does it stand tall when compared to its predecessor? Find out in our review!

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Chibi-Robo! Zip Lash – Review

Plug in and play with Chibi-Robo in this pint-sized hero’s latest game! But, does Chibi-robo have the capacity to pull off an adventure of this scale? Read on to see if the genre shift was really the best choice for Nintendo’s little hero

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The Bad Truth behind Destiny’s Development

Destiny was promised as a massive, lore-heavy game, but when it came out many fans were disappointed at this promise not being fulfilled. Thanks to recent information we finally have some insight into why this happened

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Geist – Retro Review

Josh Goldie goes back in time and takes possession of a GameCube in order to bring you Geist, Nintendo’s unique answer to the first-person shooter genre

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Bloodborne – how to tell a story through lore

Read on to find out why Stephen Lewis believes that Bloodborne’s style of story-telling is just to die for!

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Review: The Legend of Zelda: Triforce Heroes

Does Link’s latest adventure, Triforce Heroes, make it onto the cover of vogue, or is it nothing but a passing trend? Grab two friends (or just come alone) and read on!

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Review: Undertale

Whether you aim to make lots of friends, or have a bad time in Undertale, you should read on and find out why it has filled so many people with ‘determination’

Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2

Plants vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 – Preview

Plants Vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 was mad available at Gamescom 2015 and what was Connor McBride’s opinion of the game?

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Play Expo 2015

This years Manchester Play Expo has come and gone but what did Jasmin Tiyur think of one of the north’s biggest gaming events? Read on to find out.