14th Aug2020

First look at new G.I. Joe video game ‘G.I. Joe: Operation Blackout’

by Phil Wheat

G.I. Joe: Operation Blackout, a new team-based, third-person shooter based on Hasbro’s mega-popular franchise, has been revealed today. Play as your favorite heroes and villains from Team Joe and Team Cobra in this action-packed adventure – travel to monumental locations like Cobra Headquarters and the U.S.S. Flagg through an original story inspired by 80s-style comics. […]

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04th Aug2020

‘What Happened’ Review (PC/Steam)

by Chris Thomas

Ah… Indie horror games. We tend to remember the few successes but forget the many failures. What Happened is an indie horror game available through Steam. From the off the game tries to scare us, with warnings of seizures and unskippable opening credits that managed to stutter slightly on my pretty darn powerful gaming PC. […]

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24th Jul2020

‘The Outer Worlds’ Review (PC)

by Chris Thomas

I was late to the party with The Outer Worlds because I was waiting for the release on Switch. Then I saw how it ran on Switch and politely cancelled my order and got the PC version instead! The Outer Worlds is an awfully familiar feeling first person RPG from Obsidian Entertainment where the player […]

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11th Jun2020

‘Namco Museum Archives: Vols 1 & 2’ coming to consoles

by Phil Wheat

Bandai Namco Entertainment Europe have today announced that Namco Museum Archives Volume 1 and 2 will be available to download on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC from 18th June 2020, and will be available in selected retailers from 10th July 2020. Gathering Namco’s hits and long-lost treasures, each volume of Namco Museum […]

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11th Jun2020

First look at ‘Transformers: Battlegrounds’ video game!

by Phil Wheat

Hasbro and Outright Games have today announced that Transformers: Battlegrounds, an all-new Transformers video game for kids and fans of all ages, will launch October 23rd on PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PC. UK developer Coatsink bring the timeless, legendary war between Autobots and Decepticons to life in a never before seen way. […]

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11th Jun2020

Wales Interactive announce new rom-com FMV title ‘Five Dates’

by Phil Wheat

On of Nerdly’s favourite game producers Wales Interactive (who’ve released FMV games such as The Complex, Late Shift and The Bunker), alongside Good Gate Media, have today announced their latest FMV title, Five Dates – a completely live-action, interactive romantic comedy for PC, PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. The plot follows Vinny, a millennial […]

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15th Nov2019

‘Planet Zoo’ Review (PC)

by Matthew Smail

Planet Zoo is the direct semi-sequel to Planet Coaster, the modern classic that was released back in 2019. More importantly, Planet Zoo is the spiritual successor to Zoo Tycoon, and many of the Frontier Developments team who worked on both Planet games are of previous Rollercoaster and Zoo Tycoon fame. With this kind of heritage, you’d expect Zoo […]

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16th Oct2019

‘Nobodies’ Review (PC/Steam)

by Britt Roberts

An Argentinian title which sets you in the blood-flecked shoes of the ‘cleaner’ for a shady government organisation, Nobodies takes a more casual approach, reminiscent of hidden object games more than graphic adventures but comes out a strong and enjoyable title with an interesting premise that gives it more character than similar games. Presented through […]

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24th Sep2019

‘Terminator: Resistance’ coming to consoles in November!

by Phil Wheat

UK video game publisher Reef Entertainment is proud to announce the release of Terminator: Resistance for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC via Steam. It will release on November 15th 2019 in Europe & Australia and December 3rd 2019 in North America. A single player first-person shooter developed by Teyon, Terminator: Resistance features an original […]

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30th May2019

‘Tropico 6’ Review (PC)

by Matthew Smail

No-one (and I mean no-one) is as big a fan of the Tropico series as I am. From the delightfully infectious salsa music that perfectly captures both the Latin setting and the mischievously tongue-in-cheek nature of Kalypso’s twenty year old series to the lighthearted gameplay, I love almost everything about it. Despite this lifelong affection […]

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11th May2019

‘Rage 2’ – Launch Trailer

by Phil Wheat

When you’re about to get your head sliced in half by the glowing, wrist-mounted fishhook blade of a giant, old, cyborg man, you tend to reflect on the journey that brought you to that very moment. Relatable, right? Well… once you see the launch trailer for Rage 2, you’ll understand. Dive headfirst into a dystopian […]

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23rd Apr2019

Microids release teaser for ‘XIII’ remake!

by Phil Wheat

Microïds and PlayMagic Ltd have unveiled a teaser for the remake of the cult classic XIII, the cel-shading FPS initially released in 2003. Based on the first five volumes of the eponymous comic book series, XIII conquered the gamers’ hearts with its unparalleled mix between a story-driven adventure, a solid gameplay and a unique artistic […]

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27th Mar2019

Official story trailer for ‘Wolfenstein: Youngblood’ released

by Phil Wheat

Machine Games, in collaboration with Arkane Studios Lyon, are set to release Wolfenstein: Youngblood, the series’ first modern cooperative game, on July 26th 2019 for PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch; and we have the first trailer for you below! Wolfenstein: Youngblood will throw you (and a friend!) back in time to 1980s […]

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15th Mar2019

Brand-new gameplay trailer for ‘Windjammers 2’

by Phil Wheat

Retro-specialists Dotemu have debuted a brand-new trailer for Windjammers 2, featuring the titles power disc-slinging gameplay. The striking reveal of the game’s gorgeously fluid art in motion introduces another entirely original character, Max, and shows series favourite Mita in full force alongside the previously confirmed powerhouse Wessel and newcomer Grace! The video also introduces a […]

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14th Dec2018

‘Override: Mech City Battle Brawl’ Review (PC)

by Britt Roberts

Override: Mech City Battle Brawl is a fighting game featuring towering robots going at each other like there’s adultery involved. You choose from a selection of colourful, building-sized mechs each armed with their own fighting styles and special moves as you take on the game either through its story mode or online versus action, including […]

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11th Dec2018

‘Jagged Alliance: Rage!’ Review (PC)

by Britt Roberts

A spin-off of the Jagged Alliance series, Jagged Alliance: Rage! is definitely not Jagged Alliance 3, but does it stand on its own? Well, having only a had a brief dalliance with the series’ previous iterations, I came away from this newest installment with the feeling that it really shows its lower budget in some […]

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27th Nov2018

‘Darksiders III’ Review (PC)

by Rupert Harvey

Finally, the long-overdue latest instalment in the revered action RPG series is here. This one has been developed by Gunfire Games, a team born from the ashes of Vigil Games. Gunfire worked on the “Deathinitive Edition” of Darksiders II – a game which, I’m sorry to report, retains its title as the best in the […]

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30th Oct2018

‘Rage in Peace’ Review (PC/Steam)

by Britt Roberts

Rage in Peace takes a lot of inspiration from ‘trial and error’ platformers such as Super Meat Boy (which it directly references) and, of course…Rick Dangerous (I mention it because I can), but Rage in Peace focuses on a surprisingly in-depth narrative behind the grind and this elevates it somewhat above other types of game […]

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16th Oct2018

‘Rigid Force Alpha’ Review (PC/Steam)

by Britt Roberts

I know what you’re thinking when you look at the title of this game, Britt is about to review a futuristic space-porno, but no… no I’m not. Rigid Force Alpha is a horizontally-scrolling 3D space shooter that takes strong influences from classics like R-Type, Gradius and Project X on the Amiga (I mention it because […]

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12th Oct2018

‘LEGO DC Super-Villains’ gets a final launch trailer

by Phil Wheat

Ahead of its 19th October launch in the UK, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games, The LEGO Group and DC Entertainment have released a new trailer for LEGO DC Super-Villains, showcasing the chaos of a world without super heroes. For the first time in a LEGO game, players will be given the opportunity to unleash […]

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03rd Oct2018

New ‘LEGO DC Super-Villains’ story trailer focuses on Darkseid

by Kat Wheat

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games, The LEGO Group and DC Entertainment have released a new LEGO DC Super-Villains story trailer that focuses on longtime Justice League nemesis Darkseid, voiced by Michael Ironside, as he goes toe-to-toe with the best of the bad, including The Joker, Harley Quinn, Lex Luthor and countless others, for control […]

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25th Sep2018

‘The Bard’s Tale IV: Barrows Deep’ Review (PC)

by Phil Wheat

Although aware of the legacy of the previous The Bard’s Tale games which span over thirty years, the only game that I’ve played in the series prior to this was the 2004 title featuring Cary ‘The Princess Bride’ Elwes and didn’t find it particularly memorable. It’s unfortunate therefore that this new, ‘proper’ sequel (funded via […]

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