Mafia II review

The original Mafia released on PC and then made the transition to Xbox in 2004, just missing out on current generation consoles. The game was a decent offering, although some of the gameplay was a little archaic especially one mission involving a certain race car which doesn’t need to be

Deus Ex: Human Revolution review

Deus Ex Human Revolution has been waiting in the wings now for several years, first being mentioned as “in development” back in 2007; that’s four years after the Xbox and PC Deus Ex: Invisible War was released by Ion Storm to receptive and perhaps lukewarm audiences. The original game on

Comic Jumper review

Twisted Pixel Games are probably well known for their other games ‘The Maw’ and the more recent ‘Splosion Man’ which have graced the XBLA to much fanfare. Well, a new game has arisen from their studios entitled ‘Comic Jumper’ which sees you take the lagging career of obnoixious superhero Captain

Naughty Bear review

Naughty Bear is an interesting game from 505 Games, (developed by Artificial Mind and Movement) because there are a few things aside from a cast full of colourful teddy bears that seem a little unusual for a retail priced game. Weighing in at around 700 MB (when installing the game)

NeoGeo Battle Coliseum review

Neo Geo Battle Coliseum (NGBC) released in the arcade in 2005 and some years later we now see the digital version hitting the XBLA. With a number of fighters arriving on the arcade, how well does this relatively new game fair considering the Neo Geo games and their series’ have

Alpha Protocol review

With creative developers Obsidian at the helm of the game that has been billed as a spy role playing game (a first if there ever was one). Alpha Protocol aims to do something familiar but different. Taking aspects from third person action games and then adding in RPG elements, offers

Alan Wake review

Remedy first showed Alan Wake at Microsoft’s X06 which seems such a long time ago now, originally planned as one of the early exclusives for the Xbox 360 when it launched, the game went through some changes before becoming the reality that it is today. Touted as being a free