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Game Preview: Destiny Beta Hands On – Part One

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By Hedge A few weeks ago, I took you through my experiences with the Destiny Alpha, a fun and frolicking weekend event for the Playstation 4. This past week, as you’ve probably heard, was the Beta; beginning on the 17th for Playstation users and the 23rd for those on Xbox. So what changed between Alpha … Continue reading

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Cheap Game Tuesday: ‘The Wolf Among Us’


With the 5th and final chapter of this episodic story based adventure due out this week it’s high time to get into this gem if you haven’t already. Telltale Games have been producing these cartoony adventure games for a while, taking on classic franchises Sam and Max and Monkey Island before adding Jurassic Park and Back to the Future … Continue reading

Cheap Game Tuesday: ‘Nidhogg’


We’ve had a wee break from Cheap Game Tuesday this past fortnight because the ol’ day job got in the way of important video game playing. Fortunately we’ve got just the thing to shake off the cobwebs… Nidhogg, named after an ancient Norse serpent dragon, is so named because…reasons, I guess. The gameplay involves two … Continue reading

Videogame Preview: My Weekend With The Destiny Alpha

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By Hedge Eager to join in the excitement of the limited time Destiny Alpha, I rushed to the registration site the literal second they mentioned it in the E3 Playstation Conference, only to find that the site in question wasn’t yet live. When it did finally go up, just after the conference ended, I registered … Continue reading

E3 2014 Trailer Roundup: Day Three


By Hedge This is it folks, the final day of E3 shenanigans for 2014. It’s been great, so much coolness coming out this and next year. For this post I’ve collected up the stragglers, the leftovers, the things I missed and a few of my personal highlights from the show. The Leftovers and the Stragglers … Continue reading

E3 2014 Trailer Roundup: Day Two


By Hedge If yesterday wasn’t big enough, today saw even more trailers and announcements with the Nintendo online event and more details from the E3 show floor. This post is Nintendo-cutesy heavy, but there’s a couple non-sequitur entries in here too. Surprise! Sadly there were few release dates mentioned in the presentation, but I’ll include … Continue reading

E3 2014 Trailer Roundup: Day One


By Hedge E3 is back, and with is a slew of new games for console generations old and new. As we have in the past, we’ll be rounding up the trailers and info we can find each day and posting them for your edification. This is a big year folks, the first e3 since the … Continue reading

Videogame First Impressions: WATCH_DOGS

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By Hedge Available on: Windows PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, WiiU Played on: PS4 Watch_Dogs was announced back in 2013, and was listed as a launch title for the PS4 and Xbox One only to be delayed from the original November release and pushed back to ‘early 2014′, later refined to May. This, … Continue reading

Cheap Game Tuesday: ‘Door Kickers’

Warning: this game has crack-level addiction. But in the good way…not like Candy Crush that treats you to bright, shiny colours in response for swiping aimlessly at your phone screen. Instead it draws you back to repeat each level until you nail that perfect score. Each play through will be quick and snappy so it’s very easy … Continue reading

Videogame Review: Transistor


By Hedge From: Supergiant Games Available on: Windows PC and PS4 Played on: PS4 Supergiant Games is known to many as the creators of the wonderful Bastion, a top down mashembashemup roleplaying game that was first released on Xbox Live Arcade and has since been released for almost every platform imaginable. Bastion was a new … Continue reading