Monthly Archives: May 2013

Does the Wii U need EA?

EA’s relationship with Nintendo was rocky even before the Wii U was released. Word has it that the publisher’s negativity towards the system stems from a deal to incorporate Origin into the Wii U’s network, which Nintendo quickly decided against. Come launch...
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Zombie bad; zombie good

Zombie bad: Dead Island Riptide is the UK’s no. 1 for a third week running. That’s one week longer than its similarly sloppy predecessor managed. The only other game to manage three weeks in a row this year is Bioshock Infinite, which...
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Doritos Crash Course 2 – Review

You’d be wise not to dismiss Crash Course 2 as promotional tat. Under the colourful exterior lies a game that’s both addictive and surprisingly well designed. As freebies from Doritos go, it’s easily the best thing since Star Wars Tazos. there’s potential...
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A rundown of Runabout

Climax Entertainment’s crash ‘n’ smash driving series Runabout is one that few people have heard of and even fewer have actually played. It’s a little odd considering that this week sees the release of its fifth instalment. That said, perhaps being unheard...
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A chart full of soul

An abundance of gamers must have spent their Bank Holiday weekend bashing in the skulls of zombies, because Dead Island: Riptide remains the UK’s number one for a second week running. Injustice: Gods Among Us holds onto #2, Tomb Raider rises to...
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