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F1 2015 [review]

First thing’s first, I’m one of those semi-disenfranchised F1 fans that’s a bit irritated by Bernie Ecclestone’s management of the sport’s business affairs. I hate that oil money in the middle east is dictating where new races happen (regardless of political, economic or ecological …

Published: 2 weeks ago

BioShock: Infinite walkthrough

These are always entertaining. Also, it’s good to dip into this game again!

Published: 3 weeks ago

Cities Skylines: After Dark

I’m unnervingly excited for this. To see why, check my review from a few months ago. The main updates for this pack are: Day and Night Cycle: Day and night changes in the city and affects citizen schedules. Traffic is visibly slower at night …

Published: 3 weeks ago

30mins of MGS5

We’re about a month away from the release of MGS5, and with Gamescom here, it’s no surprise that Eurogamer (or anyone else, for that matter) recorded 30mins of gameplay and uploaded it for our pleasure.

Published: 1 month ago

Half Life 3 will never release

…at least, that’s according to this video who has an alleged anonymous source from within Valve. There’s a number of gaping holes here. One is simply that Valve’s internal structure allows folks to work on what they want (within reason). Sure, if 100 people …

Published: 1 month ago

Journey [PS4 review]

A few years ago I played Journey, and I loved it. The experience is like no other. And now, as of today, the game is available on PSN for the PS4. Let’s pretend we never played it.

Published: 1 month ago

Shenmue HD Remaster

A team are re-building Shenmue in a remastered version using the Unreal4 engine tools. This video is a look at the Haruki Residence. And my god, it looks amazing. And of course, here’s the Kickstarter for the Shenmue 3 remake!

Published: 2 months ago

Satoru Iwata dies at 55

The Nintendo president has died aged 55 this morning after a battle with cancer. Nintendo released a statement announcing the death. According to Kotaku, “A talented programmer, Iwata first joined Nintendo’s HAL Laboratory in the 1980s, where he worked on games like Balloon Fight …

Published: 2 months ago

F1 2015 PC edition is a broken mess

According to this Steam community thread and this Reddit thread, Codemasters’ 2015 iteration of their F1 franchise is a hot mess on PC. So much so that any advice in the world would suggest not buying it until the issues are ironed out. The …

Published: 2 months ago

Post-beta Might No. 9 footage

Enjoy a few minutes of MN9 footage from a post-beta build (though not necessarily a release candidate/gold master). It looks great, although looks simpler than I expected it to be. The title was a Kickstarter project by Inafune-San. A project that I backed, so …