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The Banner Saga – Review

The Banner Saga – Review

The sun is fixed in the sky and, for what you think might have been days, the world has sat in perpetual twilight. It’s snowing; it’s always snowing, and you lead a caravan of two hundred refugees away from an unstoppable army of armoured giants.…

Foul Play – Review

Foul Play – Review

London, 1911. You’re kicking back in your luxurious house, wondering what to do tonight. Beating an urchin has lost its flavour. Your butler is currently out getting more brandy for your alcoholic wife. You turn to the newspaper for entertainment. Then, an advertisement catches your…

Foul Play – Preview

Foul Play – Preview

Toward the swan-song of his career, William Shakespeare famously mused that “all the world’s a stage”, with everybody involved naught but players. While my memory of Shakespeare is nothing more than a hazy blur from my university days and that time I took on the…

Cloudberry Kingdom – Preview

Cloudberry Kingdom – Preview

No matter how complex and complicated the industry can get, there’s always something refreshingly simple about the platformer. When there’s nothing but a set of ledges and your own skill between you and the finishing line, there’s something almost Zen-like about the genre, and despite…