Chrono Trigger “iOS/Android/NDS” 2008, 2011

One of the greatest RPGs ever made, Chrono Trigger is testament to the longevity of clever game design. Many of the features pioneered by Chrono Trigger would go on to be staples of the JRPG, including the lack of random encounters and the combat system. The most amazing aspect of Chrono Trigger, however, is the […]

Forgotten Realms: Demon Stone Review

In the realm of the senseless Apparently written by a college freshman who barely passed psychology but really, really liked It, I Demon Stone is chock-full of awful character development. In this third-person hack-n-slashing action game, each of your three heroes has a sob story about how he was separated from his home and family. […]

TOP 5 ANGRY BIRDS Spin-Offs We Want Next

1. 50 SHADES OF ANGRY BIRDS Whip the birds, throw in some horrifying misogyny, inexplicable best-seller. 2. ANGRY BIRDS WATCHMEN The 80s cartoon aesthetic of Transformers would be perfect for Watchmen. Right? 3. ANGRY FLAPPY BIRDS This probably already exists. But why not make it official, Rovio? 4. ANGRY ASSASSIN’S CREED: BIRDS One of the […]

Far Cry 4 Information and Mini Review

Developer Profile: Opened in 1997, Ubisoft Montreal employs over 2,600 staff. Its first game was Tonic Trouble in 1999, but since then the company’s gone on to work on some of the biggest series in gaming. Developer History: Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell 2002 [Xbox, PC] Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time 2003 [PS2, Xbox, […]

Retro: GAIAPOLIS (Konami’s beat-’em-up game)

Konami’s arcade beat-’em-ups are the stuff of legend, with huge pulling power thanks to licences such as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and The Simpsons. However, the genre quickly began to lose ground when one-on-one fighters like Street Fighter II hit the scene, and were all but killed off when 3D games took over. This is […]

WRECKFEST CLUB RULES

Bugbear’s new racer channels Destruction Derby The level of destruction on show is astounding. With each collision comes a shower of lovely metallic rain. The folks behind the Flat Out series have finally lifted the lidon the Finnish studio’s upcoming, previously unnamed, crash-centric racer. Wreckfest (previously just Next Car Game) wears its engine on its […]

CLASSIC MOMENTS: Desert Strike

The top brass know what they’re doing, and you can tell this. Every mission brief you receive is concise, effective and logically planned out. The radars go down first, so you can get the jump on enemy forces. Then you start to take out other support structures like power stations, and finally strike at generals […]