Generation Ex

Generation Ex

I was never a console gamer. While the first game I played at home, other than table-top handhelds, would have been on Sir Clive Sinclair’s ZX80, it wasn’t until three years later when an Oric-1 48k miraculously found its way under our Christmas tree that…

Deadfall Adventures – Review

Deadfall Adventures – Review

Deadfall Adventures is an FPS from The Farm 51 and Nordic Games that adds a twist of puzzles and exploration to differentiate it slightly from all the other zombie/Nazi shooters out there. You take on the role of James Lee Quatermain, great grandson of famed…

Batman: Arkham Origins – Review

Batman: Arkham Origins – Review

Batman means a lot to me. As a superhero he was my first. Okay that sounded a bit creepy, but back in the early ’90s I saw Tim Burton’s Batman and was enthralled. I still remember sitting there as a kid watching it with my…

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag – Review

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag – Review

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag is Ubisoft’s latest update in the saga of the ongoing battle between the hooded, stabby Assassins and the world-domination-obsessed Templar Order. Ubisoft was in a very interesting position, as Assassin’s Creed III had wrapped up the Desmond story arc and…

Stronghold Crusader 2 – Preview

Stronghold Crusader 2 – Preview

Do you like castles? I mean, really like castles. Does a good fortification get your blood flowing? Does a correctly spaced murder hole arouse you, even just a little? Don’t worry, you can be honest; we’re all friends here. What’s that? You do? Well then,…