Review: Minecraft Dungeons.

The Good.

Minecraft Dungeons is a fantastic ARPG, with a hint of Minecraft flavour.

The combat is simple and reminds me of the Xbox and Ps2 Lord of the Ring titles, titles that offered a genuine feel-good factor as you hacked enemies to pieces, by basing the A/X button.

Playing alone or co-op feels fantastic, and the semi-procedural nature of the maps aids replay value considerably. ....  Read Full Article

Platforms: PC Playstation 4 XBox One

Re-Review: Scum

Scum is the survival game we asked for but didn’t want.

Survival gamers regularly ask for depth, complexity, immersion, stunning visuals, realistic survival mechanisms, and when Scum comes along ticking all those boxes, the players abandoned it en masse because it was not the gank fest murder hobo simulator they actually want.

On the flip sid eDeadside Launched as a murder hobo simulator and the same group flood to it, only to leave it en masse upon finding out it was not a deep and immersive survival experience they were hoping for. ....  Read Full Article

Platforms: PC

Is Call of Duty Infinite Warfare Worth Playing in 2020?

A sadder fate than it deserved.

Infinite Warfare was not embraced by the Call of Duty community, launching to weak player numbers it quickly lost a longterm sustainable player base.

Taking a look at Steamcharts, we can see that is launched to less than a 3rd of numbers that Call of Duty Black Ops III and Call of Duty WW2 enjoyed at launch, overall sold only half the total units that Call of Duty Black Ops III did, firmly placing a nail in the coffin of any possible sequels to the new era of Warfare. ....  Read Full Article

Platforms: PC Playstation 4 XBox One

Is The King of Fighters 2002 Worth Playing in 2020?

A King Without a Throne.

The King of Fighters is a franchise forever doomed to play 2nd fiddle to the larger games in the genre, with Street Fighter and Tekken Long battling it out for first place, The King of Fighters circles around the edge of the feeding frenzy picking up a small but dedicated community of fans and releasing some pretty solid titles that hold up well even in 2020. ....  Read Full Article

Platforms: PC

Review: Streets of Rage 4

A sequel 26 years in the making.

Twenty-six years ago, I was seven years old, and only months away from receiving my first games console ( a Sega Master System on clearance sale). At the same time, I had previously played an hour or so of Streets of Rage 2 on a relatives console, I would not experience the series again until May 4th 2020, with Streets of Rage 4. ....  Read Full Article

Platforms: PC Playstation 4 XBox One

Is Battlefield V Worth Playing in 2020?

The End of the World…

In June 2020 the last of Battlefield V updates will be released, Covid 19 combined with a hateful and immature campaign raged by certain subreddits have brought about an early demise to Battlefield V, originally believed to be supported with new content until late 2021, due to the lack of a new Battlefield release in 2020. ....  Read Full Article

Platforms: PC Playstation 4 XBox One

Review: Resident Evil: Resistance – So close, but no cookie for you.

Resident Evil: Resistance is an enjoyable and good looking asymmetrical horror survival game that feels far more polished than its rival Last Year, however for all its polish, some design choices have left us scratching our heads.

No Crossplay.

Any multiplayer-only games launching in 2020 should have crossplay from day one, its essential for the long term health of the community. ....  Read Full Article

Platforms: PC Playstation 4 XBox One

Is Diablo 3 worth playing in 2020?

Diablo 3, the very name conjures up the horrors of its release, with a community enraged by the real currency auction house, that was a fantastic idea in principle, if not execution.

I have spoken to multiple gamers who made thousands of dollars that first few weeks by selling loot drops to other players, it killed off the illegal gold sellers entirely and provided a way for those with time but few resources to earn a little money on the side. ....  Read Full Article

Platforms: PC Playstation 4 XBox One

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