Tag Archives: PS4

PS4 Vs Xbox One: The Streaming War Begins

With the PS Now beta in full swing and Microsoft and EA’s own streaming service on its way, we take a step back, compare the services and examine the origin of these business models. ony recently soft-launched its PS Now initiative over in the States – an interactive cloud-based service...

Space Oddity – The making of Alien: Isolation

Creative Assembly is best known for its strategy games, so what inspired a studio so well-versed in one genre to reach out of its comfort zone and step into the inky blackness of Alien’s sci-fi world? games™ chats to creative director Alistair Hope and lead designer Gary Napper about revalidating...

FIFA 15 review
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FIFA 15 review

It’s frightening how lifelike this is. As has become standard practice for EA Sports releases, realism is at the forefront of everything in this year’s FIFA, and permeating every game mode from simple skill games to the typically excellent Career mode is a brilliant sheen that, arguably, far surpasses any...

Why next-gen isn’t here yet

It’s been just under a year since we got hold of our Xbox Ones and PS4s, yet nothing really seems to have changed in the industry. Are we due for a massive industry change, or have we hit a wall as far as innovation is concerned? games™ investigates Before the...

PS4 makes “incredible difference” for Gran Turismo says Yamauchi

Speaking exclusively to games™ in an in-depth interview feature, Gran Turismo creator Kazunori Yamauchi has praised the PlayStation 4 and assured fans that they can expect a much better final product than Polyphony was able to deliver on the more challenging PS3 hardware. “Everything will be running naturally,” Yamauchi assured us....

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...