Confrontation Review

Confrontation Publisher: Focus Home Studios Developer: Cyanide Platforms: Windows PC (Steam) Release Date: April 5th, 2012 Price: £29.99 (BUY NOW) Overview Confrontation is based on, and styled after the Rackham’s miniatures RPG of the same name. You’ll be moving your units around, attacking bad guys and triggering special abilities. The game features the “pause and play” m...

MacGuffin’s Curse Review

MacGuffin’s Curse Developer: Brawsome Games Publisher: Ayopa Games Platform: iPhone/iPad(Reviewed)/PC/Mac Release: 19/4/12 Price: $4.99 – Available Here Overview Everyone likes a werewolf right? Well Brawsome games and Ayopa Games have developed a werewolf game unlike any you may have played before. With a unique blend of comedy and mystery, MacGuffin’s Curse is a dark horse waiting to...

The Witcher 2 Enhanced Edition Review

The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition Developer: CDProjekt Red Publisher: Warner Bros. Games Platform: Xbox 360 (reviewed), PC Release Date: April 17, 2012 Price: $59.99 (Available Here) Overview It’s not every day that an RPG like The Witcher 2 comes around. The gritty, realistic world is portrayed is more reminiscent of Game of Thrones than it is Warcraft, and everything from ...

Captain Morgane and the Golden Turtle Review

Captain Morgane and the Golden Turtle Developer: WizarBox Publisher: Reef Entertainment Platforms: DS, PC (Reviewed), PS3, Wii Release Date: March 30, 2012 Price: £14.95 – Available Here Overview: Captain Morgane and the Golden Turtle is an old school point-and-click adventure game much in the same vein as the Monkey Island series.  Captain Morgane is also a sequel/prequel to the So Blonde a...

Avernum: Escape from the Pit Review

Avernum: Escape from the Pit Publisher: Spiderweb Software Developer: Spiderweb Software Platforms: PC (Reviewed), Mac, iPad Release Date: April 11, 2012 (PC Version) Price: $9.99 – Here Overview Indie developers tend to be overlooked or overshadowed by big name developers and should truly merit more attention. Spiderweb Software is one such indie developer but has a healthy line-up of games...

Cubemen Review

Cubemen Developer: 3 Sprockets Platforms: PC (Steam, reviewed), Mac (AppStore), iPad 2+ Release Date: 16 March (out now on above platforms) Price: $3.99 (Steam, Mac App Store, iPad App Store) Overview Cubemen is a strategy game crossing the RTS (Real Time Strategy) and Tower Defence genres. This game does away with the trappings of graphics and animations and goes for pure strategy; treading just ...

Adam’s Venture Episode 1 Review

Adam’s Venture Episode 1: The Search for the Lost Garden Developer:  Vertigo Games Publisher:  Iceberg Entertainment Platforms:  PC (Steam) Release Date:  March 23, 2012 Price:  $4.99 – Available Here Overview: Lost locations and hidden treasures are a tried and true formula for action adventure.  Mixing in different ancient histories as a context is one of many ways of keeping it more...

Total War: Shogun 2 – Fall of the Samurai Review

Total War: Shogun 2 – Fall of the Samurai Publisher: SEGA Developer: The Creative Assembly Platforms: PC Release Date: March 22, 2012 Price: (Download) $26.99 – Here; (Limited Edition) $23.99 – Here Overview Total War in itself has become a widely popular strategy franchise that envelops historic battlegrounds and the stories that have been ingrained there. However, the most intr...

Yesterday Review

Yesterday Developer: Pendulo Studios Publisher: Focus Home Interactive Platform: PC Release Date: March 22, 2012 Available Here   Full action trailer Overview I’m sick of hearing that the adventure game genre is dead. It’s still there, lurking in the background of the scene, waiting for you to click on it – it’s just that your inventory is probably full of shooters. Telltale...

Shoot Many Robots Review

Shoot Many Robots Publisher: Ubisoft Developer: Demiurge Studios Platforms: Xbox 360 (Reviewed), PlayStation 3, PC Release Date: 14/03/2012 Price: 800 Microsoft Points Overview: Shoot Many Robots is a 2D action shooter title developed by the same studio that has quite the impressive resume in working with other major developers, helping develop several high profile titles such as Mass Effect, Bios...

Defenders of Ardania Review

Defenders of Ardania Developer: Most Wanted Entertainment Publisher: Paradox Interactive Release Date: March 14 Platform: XBLA (reviewed), PC Price: 1200 Microsoft Points (HERE), $14.99 – PC Overview It’s not every day a new tower defence game comes out… HA! Now that joke’s out the way: It’s not every day a tower defence game that also has an emphasis on tower offence...

Mass Effect 3 : From Ashes DLC Review

Mass Effect 3 : From Ashes Developer: BioWare Publisher: EA Platform: PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 (reviewed) Release Date: March 08, 2012 Price: $9.99 Overview: Controversy! Controversy! Controversy! It was in the game already! Oh no it wasn’t! Oh yes it was! In case you haven’t been party to this particular pantomime of publicity, Mass Effect 3’s day one DLC has suffered from a ...

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