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XCOM: Enemy Within – Preview

XCOM: Enemy Within – Preview

When I was younger, my dad would delight in telling me how Napoleon, when being told of the virtues of a new General, would listen to their informed skills and attributes and then remark “That’s all well and good, but is he lucky?”. Napoleon would…

Avoiding XCOM: Enemy Unknown

Avoiding XCOM: Enemy Unknown

Some time before the advent of HD, around 600 BC, a wise man by the name of Aesop mused “We would often be sorry if our wishes were gratified” and, as tends to be the case where we dumb everything down as we ‘evolve’, this…

XCOM: Enemy Unknown – Review

XCOM: Enemy Unknown – Review

Underdogs. We love them. We root for them as they fight seemingly hopelessly against a foe that outclasses them in almost every aspect; be it films, games or real life most people want the underdog to pull it off.  In XCOM: Enemy Unknown you are…

The Richie Report: Profoundly In Love With Katona

The Richie Report: Profoundly In Love With Katona

“Hot semen, you know”
Yeah baby, it’s October. The best of months. Plenty of big releases, and that means we can focus on the important stuff – the games, honey, the fucking games – and ignore whatever bullshit controversies the world of games journalism wants…