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When you think about a video game with Mechs you think about a pilot physically climbing into a massive robot. Once inside the pilot then proceeds to destroy his/her opponent with an array of oversized weapons, and mighty robot power!  Beyond Flesh and Blood takes this idea and improves upon it – sure, you may still pilot a Mech, but you are doing so in deep space out of harms way. This means that you are able to cause massive […]

Posted by Garvaos On Oct - 15 - 2014 Add Comments READ FULL POST

When the title of a game intrigues, you simply must investigate. When I was tasked with personally overseeing how this particular game performs; I didn’t ask what it was about, how it played, who made it etc. I simply enquired as to what the title was again due to its very bizarre nature. I’m well aware of the Schrodinger’s Cat theory which is a good thing; raiders and quarks mean something different to me however (Indiana Jones and Ratchet & […]

Posted by AndyHighton_YNWA On Oct - 13 - 2014 Add Comments READ FULL POST

At this years EGX there was such an amazing array of games available to play, one of these games was Flockers a game created and developed by Team 17. These are the people who brought us the great Worms games and such other titles like Lemmings and so on. For your viewing pleasure here is my interview with Beth Aston from Team 17, enjoy. Thank you for watching. Keep an eye out for more interviews, reviews and previews from EGX coming to […]

Posted by RandomMan5000 On Oct - 11 - 2014 Add Comments READ FULL POST

Kevin Biemers had the fantastic opportunity to experience my first interview with someone of recognition in the video game world, lucky him! As a member of Italic Pig, he’s seen his long awaited dream to have Schrodinger’s Cat and the Raiders of the Lost Quark become a reality, thanks to Team17. Team17 are responsible for the worldwide enjoyment of the Worms franchise: holy hand grenades, kamikaze sheep, concrete donkeys; god I do love Worms. They are also publishing Schrodinger’s Cat […]

Posted by AndyHighton_YNWA On Oct - 10 - 2014 Add Comments READ FULL POST

Just when you thought Mortal Kombat couldn’t possibly get more violent, Mortal Kombat X takes the franchise to a skull crunching new level with a host of new fatalities and X-Ray moves. For example when executing Cassie Cage’s X-Ray, she proceeds to punch her opponent right in the family jewels so hard that they disappear up the victim’s body, and if that’s not enough she then pulls  out her dual pistols and breaks her opponents skull with a double pistol […]

Posted by Garvaos On Oct - 8 - 2014 Add Comments READ FULL POST

The atmosphere for Alien: Isolation is good. Disgustingly good. Loud, creepy, tense, and it turns out that one alien is more. I can assure you that people would have been crying deep inside themselves after playing the Alien: Isolation preview. It really pounds you into a catatonic state with its sheer will to incite tension. To some degree, we receive absolution for the mess that Colonial Marines was, but I fear that other problems could grind Alien down into a […]

Posted by AndyHighton_YNWA On Oct - 6 - 2014 Add Comments READ FULL POST

Being a fan of both Demon’s Souls and Dark Souls, it was with Dark Souls 2 that I started to feel as though I was losing interest in the format. I was hooked with Demons’ Souls, and I enjoyed Dark Souls – but I’ve yet to progress much further than the first boss in Dark Souls 2, after realizing that I was playing it out of some feeling of necessity rather than because I actually wanted to play it. It […]

Posted by Leon On Oct - 4 - 2014 Add Comments READ FULL POST
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Little Big Planet 3: Meet the new guys Though Little Big Planet has always been known for its customisation, one element of the game has always stayed the same, the iconic Sack boy himself. True, you can change his outfit, colours and expressions, but Sack Boy’s style of gameplay has remained more or less consistent since the games began. This EGX however all was about to change, as we were about to have the opportunity to meet some new additions […]

Posted by GuitarGirl24 On Oct - 2 - 2014 Add Comments READ FULL POST

Contributed by CJ A little history .. A good few years ago the original Etrian Odyssey tore colossal strips of time from my life. Memories long past of pouring beefy stretches of time into 16-bit classic Dungeon Master, transitioning wonderfully from the dinky bedroom portable telly I had as a blighter, through to the even tinier window through which the modern day me gleefully gazed at Atlus’ Nintendo DS classic. The original Etrian Odyssey has you bringing a group of […]

Posted by Plus XP Contributors On Jun - 23 - 2014 Add Comments READ FULL POST

STRUGGLING WITH DARK SOULS 2? HERE’S A SHORT GUIDE FOR MAKING PROGRESS! Dark Souls 2 has been a big hit across the world. The sequel to one of the most highly regarded games of all time launching back in March 2014 to critical acclaim, leaving a passionate and ever-growing fanbase divided as to where the new title sits within the triumvirate of it, Dark Souls and Demon’s Souls. Yet it’s easy to assume that newcomers to the series may click […]

Posted by Plus XP Contributors On Jun - 5 - 2014 Add Comments READ FULL POST