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Pieces of Eight: Videogame Prison Levels

Many games are set in a prison – you’ve got your Escape from Butcher Bay (a favourite of mine), and your Manhunt. Then there’s… 1,223 more words

Andy Hemphill

So You Want To Start Playing Zelda

Every once in a while I see someone asking where to start on the Zelda games and how to proceed through the series, and to be honest I find that a very hard question to answer.  2,334 more words


Assassin's Creed Rogue (2014) Review

Rating: EU Release Date: Nov 13, 2014 (for Xbox 360) Total play time: Approx. 60 hours (story mode)

I’m a total newbie to the Assassin’s Creed franchise. 634 more words


April 2015 Nintendo Direct Shows Sustainability, If Little Else

I think it was during a past investor meeting that Nintendo head Satoru Iwata said the company’s plan for the rest of the Wii U’s life cycle was, overall, to keep current owners satisfied. 743 more words


Sin & Punishment Star Successor Review

Treasure revisited their Sin & Punishment property many years after it appeared on the Nintendo 64. Fans would wait an entire console generation to see what would happen after the events of the first game. 1,562 more words



CounterSpy is a fun little gem of a game from indie studio Dynamighty that draws on a rich stylistic history of espionage in 1960’s cinema. It starts with excellent graphic design inspired by the likes of… 610 more words


Let's Put The Zelda Wii U Delay Into Perspective

If the delay of the Wii U Legend of Zelda game into 2016 has you seriously panicked about the Wii U, Nintendo, or your gaming schedule for the next 12 months, I think you need to chill. 1,115 more words