Monthly Archives: April 2007

Hotel Dusk: Room 215

I want to declare my love for the Dusk. I want to shout from the rooftops. I want to show it off and parade it. I completed Hotel Dusk last week, clocking in at 30 hours, which I put in over the...
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The God squad

Four new titles in the top ten – that’s not bad going, considering how quiet the last few weeks have been. God of War II has taken the top spot, with PC-thing Lord of the Rings Online in at #2. Oblivion on...
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Go, Go, Battle Snakes!

Today on the Virtual Console we have Final Fight for 800 points, Battle Lode Runner for 600 points and Mighty Bomb Jack for 500 points. First up, Mighty Bomb Jack, and it’s making us see how rubbish our memories are. We spent...
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Strum your lute

There’s a neat Lord of the Rings Online video over at GameTrailers showing the bard’s gameplay. Players can play their bard’s instrument ingame by tapping away at the keyboard, making their own sweet music. Quite a nice touch. How long will it...
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Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars

“I’m a mechanical, I’m a mechanical, I’m a mechanical man! I cut down trees, I wear high heels, suspendies and a bra”… or something like that. It’s been twelve years since the original Command & Conquer defined the real time strategy genre...
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Flipper Critters

This pinball game is as deceiving as a fluffy kitten with a fistful of semtex shoved up its arse. The first reason is that although it features cute and cuddly characters, there’s a very dubious overtone – according to the manual the...
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PlayStation 2 strikes back

There’s nothing out on Wii or PlayStation 3 this week, and the only title out on 360 is the Game-exclusive Tetris Evolution. The humble PlayStation 2 is literally ‘sorted’ for new releases though. God of War II is the biggest thing to...
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Rip-off in disguise

The new DS version of Transformers will come in two separate versions, à la Pokémon. You can choose the Decepticon version, which will see you destroying the Earth, or the Autobot version, where you save it. Both games include wireless multiplayer for...
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