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The Swapper review
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The Swapper review

Genre sci-fi, genre puzzler, at home on PlayStation formats What was a good game on the PC is a great game on the PlayStation – between Claymation visuals that manage to communicate the familiar whilst being unique and a novel singular mechanic that pushes the whole game experience forward, The...


Grid Autosport review
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Grid Autosport review

Seven minutes into an eight-minute endurance race, with no rewinds left and a slim lead over the rest of the pack, the stress becomes too much. We make a mistake. Traction is lost. The racing line a distant memory. We’re overtaken, quickly dropping to seventh and, when it’s all said...


EA Sports UFC review
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EA Sports UFC review

EA Sports UFC is a game of three parts. Just like in a real UFC fight, you’ll have to master ground, clinch and stand-up portions in order to become well-rounded enough to compete for a championship belt. The fact that these three elements feel so different from one another is...

Always Sometimes Monsters review
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Always Sometimes Monsters review

It appears John starved to death in his sleep. After an exhausting day doing a minimum wage job mulching tofu, he forgot to eat, and the raggedy alley he was sleeping in didn’t provide enough shelter overnight. Looks like he’ll never get his book published or win his girl back....

Entwined review
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Entwined review

Entwined is a charming proposition, one that you can’t help but respect and connect with upon first embarking on its unique attempt to tell a tale of love and companionship. Newcomer PixelOpus has set out to craft a thought-provoking and (dare we say it?) artistic experience that’ll sit comfortably alongside...

Transistor review
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Transistor review

Identity is a rare thing in videogames development. Only a few studios have the capacity and the vision to create in their own image; FROM, Platinum, arguably Rockstar. Smaller teams inevitably find it easier, but few could claim such a strong sense of self than San Francisco’s Supergiant Games, whose...