The Final Station – Review

The Final Station – Review

It’s the indie game checklist! 16-bit graphics? Check. Miserable atmosphere? Check. Moody plot? Check. Zombies? Check. Train simulation? Er….? Yep, The Final Station is a weird mix. Playing out in 2D, you play as a train driver (well, more of an operator really as the…

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided – Review

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided – Review

I think it’s fair to say that I love Deus Ex; I played the original obsessively, was hugely disappointed by Invisible War, delighted by Human Revolution and, I think, overall I’m happy with Mankind Divided. This is the second game set in…

Future Perfect

Future Perfect

Making a Deus Ex game can be no mean feat. With so many facets and variables to account for in its design and writing, it’s little wonder there have been so few games, if any, quite like it. A ground-breaking RPG blending shooting, sneaking, and…

Acoustic Gaming: X-Wing Miniatures Game – Review

Acoustic Gaming: X-Wing Miniatures Game – Review

X-Wing by Fantasy Flight Games is a collectable miniatures game set in the Star Wars Universe, in which players put together a squad of star-fighter pilots and face off against each other in epic space dogfights. The starter pack comes with everything you need to…

It Was Him or Me

It Was Him or Me

We’re crouched behind the desk at a ruined security checkpoint. Originally introduced to help screen out the infected during the early days of the outbreak, it has long since been abandoned. The army are dead, murdered by the very people they were sent there to