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Shallow Thrills: Maneater (XBOX) | Review

Surfacing from the depths of an energy-drink-fuelled brainstorming fever dream (presumably), Maneater, an open-world action-RPG where the main protagonist is a shark, is a bloodthirsty concept that never really sinks its teeth into its absurd premise, ultimately delivering shallow, repetitive…
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Journey to the Savage Planet (Xbox One) | Review

In a gaming landscape where ‘games as a service’ is a constant AAA developer mantra and the video games that don’t fall under that umbrella are (more often than not) exhausting open-world time-sinks, Journey to the Savage Planet is a…
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Medievil (PS4) | Review – Back From The Dead

Developer: Other Ocean Interactive Publisher: Sony Interactive Entertainment Release Date: October 25th 2019 Platforms: Playstation 4   Back from the dead. Both character and franchise, that is. Medievil is a cult game that peaked in popularity right at the beginning…
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THE SURGE 2 (PS4) | REVIEW

The sequel to the 2017 RPG third-person action-adventure, The Surge, which was in itself the spiritual successor to 2014’s Lords of the Fallen, The Surge 2 continues developer Deck 13’s sci-fi romance with the Soulsborne games. While I’ve flirted with…
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Mighty Switch Force Collection (Xbox One) | Review

Mighty Switch Force Collection bundles together the original Nintendo 2011 platform puzzler game, 2012 HD remake, 2013 direct sequel and 2015 PC outing co-op puzzler, giving good value for money at a price tag of just under £17 on PS4,…
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Car Mechanic Simulator | PS4 Review

As modern console players we’ve grown accustomed to games offering exhaustive open worlds full of various gameplay mechanics that keep the gameplay loop interesting over play times that easily top the triple digit hour mark. Car Mechanic Simulator is not…
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