Game Review: Metro Redux (Xbox One)

Metro Redux is a remastering of two games in the Metro series: the original Metro 2033, first released in 2010, and its sequel Metro: Last Light, which was released in 2013. Prior to playing through this double feature I had never experienced a Metro game before and I have to admit I quite enjoyed my…

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Game Review: Titanfall (Xbox One)

Titanfall throws you into a universe of galactic civil war across multiple worlds. As a “pilot” you are capable of running around on foot, boosting up the side of buildings with your jets or calling in massive robotic exoskeletons (Titans) and using their additional destructive power to do even more damage to your enemies. First…

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Nintendo: the inside story

I came across two interesting articles that look at the insider struggles that have faced Nintendo over the past couple of console generations. A Dolphin’s Tale: The Story of GameCube  The Secret Developers: Wii U – the inside story…

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Game Review: Tomb Raider (Xbox 360)

Tomb Raider is a third person platformer that combines puzzle solving with over the shoulder duck-and-cover firefights. With a heavy emphasis on exploration, salvage and constant upgrading you’ll need to climb, jump and fight your way out of extremely cinematic situations that bring a whole new life into this reboot of an iconic game franchise…

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Game Review: XCOM: Enemy Unknown (Xbox 360)

XCOM: Enemy Unknown is a turn based tactical game in the vein of the Civilization series that, rather than focus on nation expansion, focuses on trying to prevent the complete takeover of the world by alien forces. Along the way you’ll need to upgrade your equipment, train your soldiers and make tough choices on which…

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