Sunday, December 21, 2014

Video Thirst

First Look: Sega Rally Online Arcade

Do you remember putting coin after coin into Sega Rally at your local arcade? Me neither, but these ageing rally titles are becoming something of classics. So much so that sega has decided to release a remake of a couple of there most beloved titles. SEGA Rally Revo and SEGA Rally 3 to be exact. But while these games may ... Read More »

First Look: Gatling Gears

While i’m sure most people’s biggest concern about the playstaion network being down, is that they couldn’t play their favourite shooters online. But it also meant that playstation users missed out on a small collection of some of the best download only titles to be released so far this year. But PSN is now live, so lets take a look ... Read More »

Video Thirst: The Mystery Of The Unicorn Gun Is Solved

You may or may not remember a post from a couple weeks back about a unicorn gun that will be appearing in a future Volition game. If it passed you by then you can check it out here. Well the mystery has been solved and we now know what game will be featuring possibly the most bizarre weapon ever seen ... Read More »

Lego Pirates Of The Caribbean: The Video Game, First Look

A new lego game being released every year has become the norm, and with so many huge properties already converted into the world of the plastic building blocks, you would be right to ask, where will they go next. And the answer is the Pirates Of The Caribbean franchise. But does anyone still care about Lego games? Will this new ... Read More »

Video Thirst: Portal 2 Developer Commentary, The Singleplayer

Got some more of Portal 2’s developer commentaries, and this time they are from the singleplayer. It is great to play through the game normally with the addition of commentary, but sometimes you wanna skip the puzzles and just get straight to the commentary. This is especially so as you can’t save during the commentary mode, so unless you complete ... Read More »

Red Faction: Armageddon, First Look

Red faction: Armageddon includes destruction, and lots of it. You can still run around like you did in Red Faction: Guerilla smashing buildings to the ground with your hammer, but in this game you won’t want to. Volition has added an incredible new arsenal of weaponry designed to do just that. The standout being the devastating magnet gun, that can ... Read More »

Video Thirst: The Darkness 2 Has A Debut Trailer

The original Darkness was a games with mixed reviews. Some loved it’s dark atmosphere, free roaming mechanics and often explosive gameplay. While others simply wen’t able to get engaged. Personally I was a huge fan, so am eagerly anticipating it’s sequel. Are you? Read More »

Portal 2 Developer Commentary: Confidence Building

Developer Commentaries are becoming a standard edition with Valve’s games, but few other developers have tried anything similar. This is surprising as they are such a worthy addiction to their games. How else would i know how they decided which pitch to make the zombies grunt in Left 4 Dead, or how the pattern’s in the walls draw peoples attention ... Read More »

Video Thirst: Outland, First Look

Something new for you today. The video bellow is my first impressions of a new download only game called Outland. This is part of a new weekly series where I will look at a trial/demo of a game, and let you know if it’s worth your time and what you can expect in the full game. Read More »

Video Thirst: Is Portal 2 The Funniest Game Ever Made?

Comedy in a video game isn’t an easy thing to do. And I mean real comedy, not one liners cracked during cut-scences. To get the comedy timing right, when you don’t know what the player will be doing or where they will be looking is no small feat. So the fact that Valve managed to create a small group of ... Read More »