Tag Archives: PS4

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor review
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Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor review

There are several preconceptions that have been hung around Middle-earth: Shadow Of Mordor’s neck. Accusations of laziness in how its central mechanics have seemingly been cherrypicked from the genre’s strongest offerings; the unfavourable association that licensed products have with generally poor software; and then there’s the fact that games based...


Road Not Taken review
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Road Not Taken review

You can’t fault Road Not Taken for its inventiveness. Though the game is primarily a match-three puzzle game – the likes of which developer Spry Fox itself had already mastered with Triple Town – it provides enough of a twist to the core mechanics that there’s a genuine sense of...

Rocksteady making Arkham Knight ‘as if it’s their last game’

Rocksteady is an operation that values aggressive expansion. Edging along the rafters that link Gotham City’s rain-stricken rooftops in Arkham Knight – the studio’s latest adaptation of Bob Kane’s vigilante, and alleged final act in its trilogy – games™ peers out over the conurbation as it stretches for miles into...

Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark review
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Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark review

It’s impossible to understate just how much of a colossal disappointment Transformers: Rise Of The Dark Spark truly is. When it comes to what we’ve grown up with – watching the show, breaking the toy and buying the T-shirt – we’re admittedly easy to please. If you think about it,...


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...