Oli Delgaram-Nejad

Oli is a creative writing student, drummer, Pink Floyd nut and avid gamer. You can often find him amidst a pile of PC parts or perched questionably on a drum stool.

Guncraft Review

Guncraft Developer: Exato Games Publisher: Reverb Publishing Platforms: PC (Reviewed) Release Date: July 11th,  2013 Price: $15.00 AUD – (Available Here) Overview It was only a matter of time, wasn’t it? When Minecraft first arrived on the scene we knew it held wider applications than the original build was offering. We quickly saw the emergence of numerous mods, a great deal of commun...

Rally Point Episode 14 Out Now

In the latest Episode of Rally Point, the Battlefield AI in Total War: Rome II gets discussed. Rally Point is a community video series brought to us by the Total War team over at The Creative Assembly. Hosted by the community department (Craig and Will), they bring us the latest news, updates and behind the scenes interviews straight from the studio. All filming for Rally Point occurs in The Creat...

Interview with Lexis Numerique’s Djamil Kemal

Recently, I got to speak to Djamil Kemal of the Lexis Numerique Development team to discuss their latest project, Taxi Journey. A side scrolling indie adventure title focused on quality storytelling, compelling atmosphere, and sheer visual charm. CC: First of all, thank you for taking the time to speak to us, would you mind telling our readers a little bit about yourself and what your area of expe...

Element4l Review

Element4l Developer: I-Illusions Publisher: I-Illusions Platforms:  PC (Reviewed), Mac Release Date: 24 May 2013 Price: $10.49 AUD – Available Here Overview Element4l is, in one word, tranquility. The calm amidst the storm. Where most games today focus on various mechanics such as more realistic destruction, the rapid gaining of experience or bigger and better visuals, I-Illusions have gone ...

Saints Row IV Preview

So, having spent the last few days trying out the Saints Row IV Preview build I have to admit to just having my mind completely blown. I’m not going to spoil any surprises for you at this stage, but expect the deeply tongue in cheek, series defining sense of humor that fans have grown to love to make a constant re-appearance, often at the most surprising of times. Not to mention the absolute...

Guncraft Greenlit & New Smithing Feature Announced

Exato Game Studios and Reverb Publishing have today announced a new feature that demonstrates the sheer level of creative possibility available in the recently Greenlit and highly anticipated Guncraft. The new Smithing feature (which was revealed in the latest teaser trailer – see below) allows Guncraft players to design, construct and tailor their own unique, signature weapons – brick by br...

Honesty Box E04: Doom 3 BFG Edition

Now then… This week, for the fourth episode of Honesty Box I’ve turned my attention to Doom 3 (BFG Edition); The Id Software and Bethesda classic sequel to the much adored original FPS PC series Doom. Expect even more of the same in terms of what occurred in last week’s episode but now I’m bleeping out some particular fricative phrases as they’re only going to become more abundan...

Honesty Box E03: Max Payne 3

So… This week, for the third episode of Honesty Box I’ve turned my attention to Max Payne 3; Rockstar‘s newest installment in the Max Payne series. Expect more of the same in terms of what occurred in last week’s episode but with the introduction of even less patience. Topics discussed include the overall lack of characterization, the stifling amount of sheer bravado, and the GTA shoot...

Rugby Challenge 2 PC Release Date Announced

Home Entertainment Suppliers (HES) today announced that Rugby Challenge 2: The Lions Tour Edition will be released for the PC (worldwide) on 25 July 2013. This news follows the original announcement of release dates for the Xbox 360 and PS3 versions a few weeks ago. Whereas other developers offering a staggered PC release over their console ones go, this has been quick to follow, eager PC fans sho...

Taxi Journey Kickstarter Announced

Leading independent video game studio Lexis Numérique, yesterday announced the launch of a crowd funded KickStarter Campaign for its latest offering,Taxi Journey. Taxi Journey will be made available for the Windows, Mac, XBLA, PSN and Android platforms. With a surge in the popularity of crowd-funding over the past few years, studios have been able to use the service to generate record budgets of $...

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ‘Leonardo’ Trailer Released

So… Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Out of the Shadows is now at the forefront of my mind thanks to the release of a new teaser trailer entitled simply: “Leonardo.” The trailer is a fight mechanics demo showcasing the special moves and abilities of the Leonardo character and from what’s being shown, this looks like pure fun for all ages. Also note the unique, highly realistic ...

Company of Heroes 2 Review

Company of Heroes 2 Developer: Relic Publisher: Sega Platforms: PC (Reviewed) Release Date: 25/06/2013 Price: $59.99 (Available Here) Overview Company of Heroes 2 is the long anticipated sequel to one of the most unique and promising new titles in the RTS world. The series first came to my attention when a complimentary copy of Opposing Fronts arrived with my 9800GT graphics card a few years ago. ...

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