System Shock 2 on Windows 7

A lot of people I talk to rave on about how good Bioshock was, but they don’t seem to realise that Bioshock is the spiritual successor to two great roleplaying first person shooters – System Shock and System Shock 2. My favourite of the two is System Shock 2 (SS2), a dark, gritty shooter with […]

An open letter to Games Publishers

As many of you may know, games piracy is becoming more and more of a problem. With hundreds if not thousands of bittorrent trackers live on the internet, people can download cracked versions of your games without paying a cent and play them to their hearts content. However, I think I may have a solution. […]

Resistance is Futile

  Since it came out, I’ve been glancing casually at the PS3 every now and then. While it is an awesome gaming platform, there weren’t any games that really tickled my fancy… Until now.   WipEoutHD is the latest in the WipEout series of combat racers, one of my favourite serieses of games. Something tells […]

Preview: Guitar Heroes III – Legends of Rock

[image title=”gh3wii” size=”thumbnail” id=”312″ align=”right” linkto=”” ]I’ll admit that I used to think that Guitar Hero was just another one of those “Do something when the flashing lights tell you to” sort of game, but recently I’ve become a convert. Guitar Hero is a fun game where you can live out your rock-god fantasies from […]

Review: Eternal Darkness: Sanity's Requiem (GCN)

[image title=”edsr” size=”thumbnail” id=”442″ align=”right” linkto=”” ]There are dark corners of this earth which remain unexplored, even in our enlightened modern age. In these secluded areas, powerful entities lie in wait. These creatures once roamed the earth, but in ancient times they were trapped into magical prisons from which they can only watch as the […]

Fallout 3 To Be Developed And Published By Bethesda Softworks

[image title=”fallout3″ size=”thumbnail” id=”340″ align=”right” linkto=”” ]Bethesda Softworks announced today that it will develop and publish Fallout 3 — a sequel to the highly popular Fallout role-playing game franchise. Bethesda licensed the rights to the Fallout franchise from Interplay Entertainment Corp. (OTC Bulletin Board: IPLY) in a deal that awards Bethesda exclusive worldwide rights to […]

Review: Star Trek: Tactical Assault (PSP & NDS)

[image title=”stta” size=”thumbnail” id=”467″ align=”right” linkto=”” ]My newest favorite game has to be Star Trek: Tactical Assault for PSP by Bethesda Softworks . Star Trek games in the past have been really hit and miss. Some have been Resonable, but most have been pretty woeful. Bethesda have taken the Star Trek games franchise to a […]

Review: Dungeon Keeper 2 (PC)

Back in 1999, Bullfrog released the sequel to their highly acclaimed God sim, Dungeon Keeper. Similar to the original, Dungeon Keeper 2 (DK2) is set in a dark and evil underground world. Remember all those games where you get to play a hero, questing deep into dark dungeons to destroy the forces of evil? Well, […]