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Strider HD: Original Game Soundtrack composed by Michael John Mollo (album review).

May 22, 2014 | By | Reply More
Strider HD: Original Game Soundtrack composed by Michael John Mollo (album review).

The 80s was a crucial decade for many elements of popular culture. It was the first decade that someone could actually be accused of wearing horrendous clothes, music was revolutionised through the commercial release of the compact disc and video games became available to the masses. One of the games launched in the 80s was […]

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The Art Of Titanfall by Andy McVittie (book review).

April 27, 2014 | By | Reply More
The Art Of Titanfall by Andy McVittie (book review).

‘Titanfall’ is a first person shooter on-line game for XBOX One and Windows PCs. It was highly anticipated because it was the debut game from some of the creators of ‘The Call Of Duty’ series of games. Reviews of the game have been mixed and, in one instance, a review of the reviews has been […]

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Mass Effect: Foundation # 9 by Mac Walters (Writer) and Tony Parker (Artist) (comic-book review).

March 26, 2014 | By | Reply More
Mass Effect: Foundation # 9 by Mac Walters (Writer) and Tony Parker (Artist) (comic-book review).

‘Mass Effect: Foundation’ is a series of comics exploring the back stories of the companions available to the player character Shepard in the trilogy of video games, ‘Mass Effect 1, 2 and 3’. With issue nine, we return to the formula established early on, which is both good and bad. Mass Effect: Foundation #9 After […]

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The Art Of Thief by Paul Davies (book review).

March 23, 2014 | By | Reply More
The Art Of Thief by Paul Davies (book review).

‘The Art Of Thief’ is a graphical celebration of the Square Enix video game and published by Square Enix, available on Xbox 360 and Xbox One, PS4 and Windows PC formats. From the first look at the cover it is clear that there is a spectacular treat inside. The cover is a misty grey background […]

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Eschalon: Book III (PC Game review).

February 28, 2014 | By | Reply More
Eschalon: Book III (PC Game review).

It has been 7 years since ‘Eschalon: Book I’ was released and although fans of ‘Eschalo’n had book 2 in 2010, it has been quite a wait for the concluding part. For those new to ‘Eschalon’, as I was, it is a role playing, dungeons & dragons PC game where you get to guide your […]

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Powering Up: Are Computer Games Changing Our Lives by Rebecca Mileham (book review).

February 27, 2014 | By | Reply More
Powering Up: Are Computer Games Changing Our Lives by Rebecca Mileham (book review).

If after you turn your computer on, the first thing you do is play a game of FreeCell or Spider Solitaire like I do, don’t think you’re wasting your time or as I frequently think, giving the computer a chance to get all its sub-routines settled. As author Rebecca Mileham points out in her book […]

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Command & Conquer: Tiberium Wars by Keith R. A. DeCandido (game tie-in book review).

February 5, 2014 | By | Reply More
Command & Conquer: Tiberium Wars by Keith R. A. DeCandido (game tie-in book review).

‘Command And Conquer: Tiberium Wars’ is the official novel of the popular real time computer strategy game of the same name. Having played the game, I was interested to see what additional background information the novel contained. For those not familiar with the game, a strange and deadly substance was discovered in the river Tiber […]

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Galactic Starfighter… I’m Luke, fly me.

February 5, 2014 | By | Reply More
Galactic Starfighter… I’m Luke, fly me.

LucasArts has just announced their new free-to-play Star Wars The Old Republic expansion, called Galactic Starfighter. Early access was previously granted to subscribers, but starting now, joe public can jump right into its 12v12 Player-vs-Player dogfighting combat. To celebrate the official launch, all players will be able to access new gameplay being added today including: […]

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Star Wars: X-Wing Miniatures Game (minatures game review).

January 31, 2014 | By | Reply More
Star Wars: X-Wing Miniatures Game (minatures game review).

‘Star Wars: X-Wing Miniatures Game’, published by the prodigious Fantasy Flight Games, is essentially a space dogfight simulation game that is played out on any tabletop/convenient flat surface. The aim is simple: blast your opponent into space dust, through the moving of your ships into firing arcs and rolling special dice to see if you […]

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Spellforce 2: Demons Of The Past (computer game review).

January 31, 2014 | By | Reply More
Spellforce 2: Demons Of The Past (computer game review).

This is the stand-alone conclusion to the popular ‘Spellforce’ game series. You are an Elder of the Shaikan, a mighty warrior whose destiny is to search the world of Eo to defeat Zazhut. Where the game differs from similar fantasy titles is the real time strategy elements which you use to create soldiers and other […]

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