Diablo 3 – Review

It would seem that publishers and developers alike aren’t as hasty as they once were to bring their PC-exclusives to consoles. This isn’t exactly a bad thing – RTS games, for one, have never felt natural to play with a joypad. Indeed, even the lure of Halo’s rich sci-fi styling couldn’t help to generate strong …

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Diablo 3 arrives like a bat out of hell

We were under the impression that Activision decided not to give Diablo 3 a great deal of promotion, only to learn that an extensive TV advertising campaign has been under way. Just shows how often we switch on the gogglebox, eh? There has definitely been a curious lack of reviews though, considering the hack ‘n’ …

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Max Payne shoots up the chart

We weren’t sure if it was going to be Max Payne 3 or Diablo 3 that would be taking the top position of this week’s chart. Diablo 3 is the first big PC release in a very long time while Max Payne 3 has the advantage of being multi-format. Turns out it’s Rockstar’s purveyor of …

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Max Payne’s back with a beard

Two games out this week have been referred to as rescuers of this year’s slumping game sales. Those two are of course Cartoon Network Punch Time Explosion XL (Max Payne 3) and Athletics Tournament: Summer Challenge (Diablo 3). Diablo 3 – Amazon.com’s most pre-ordered game of all time – didn’t get off to a smooth …

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