Category Archives: Xbox

State of Decay 2 Xbox One Review

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Civilisation has fallen and the dead now roam the streets and every day is a battle to survive.  It’s been a year since the outbreak and there is no one around to save the people, even the military can’t help.  It’s up to you to build your team of survivors and to do exactly that, survive. Gameplay State of Decay Continue Reading...

Bombslinger Xbox One Review

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Revenge, fires, bombs, explosions in the Old West. That is the shortest summary I could give to Bombslinger, but it works, if only for a while. Start, die, repeat is the other theme here. Gameplay The first thing to learn about this game is that timing is everything. Your bombs have a very clear and consistent fuse. Learning that makes Continue Reading...

X-Morph Defense & European Assault DLC Xbox One Review

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Tower Defense games have been hit and miss over the years. There have been a handful of really successful titles though and had great success. Although when you consider it, most don’t vary the game model, they don’t try something new. X-Morph Defense is one that does dare to break the bounds of regular gameplay and I’m keen to find Continue Reading...

A Way Out Xbox One Review

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Co-op games have always been a hit and miss experience over the years with some games succeeding whilst others failed miserably.  A Way Out does co-op in a way I haven’t seen before that truly will change the way you view co-op games forever. This is A Way Out. Gameplay I first remember seeing the trailer and gameplay footage for Continue Reading...

Surviving Mars Xbox One Review

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Once again it’s a trip to one of neighbours, the planet Mars. Red, dusty and ready to be colonised, if you’re able to find the resources to do it. Managing drones and repairs, finally bringing in colonists, it takes time to develop. Just like this game needs a little more polish. Gameplay Another game that takes you to Mars. Rather Continue Reading...

Burnout Paradise Remastered Xbox One Review

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Burnout Paradise Remastered is back on our modern supercharged consoles with 4K visuals and a blistering 60fps, however is it enough to get your motor running? Gameplay Burnout Paradise was developed by the amazing team over at Criterion Games who brought us the entire Burnout series.  I remember playing the first Burnout title on the day the Nintendo GameCube launched Continue Reading...

Far Cry 5 Xbox One Review

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I am super excited to be finally playing Far Cry 5. This new title released by Ubisoft aims to be the best Far Cry yet. I was lucky enough to get an early hands-on experience back in October last year, you can find my impressions of that here.  Now I have the game to experience in its entirety. Can Far Cry Continue Reading...

Life Is Strange: Before The Storm Xbox One Review

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Life Is Strange has to be one of my favourite episodic games due to its captivating story, art style and soundtrack. With the release of Life Is Strange: Before The Storm, the prequel to the first game, this game would not disappoint. Gameplay I’m going to start this with my thoughts on episodic games. I have a love/hate relationship with Continue Reading...

Sea of Thieves Xbox One Review

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As a young child I always wanted to explore the seas and be the captain of the ship and make my younger brother walk the plank.  Whether it was the freedom to do what I wanted or to seek treasures and jewels from lands once forgotten, the desire to be a pirate was always strong.  Sea of Thieves is all Continue Reading...

Super Lucky’s Tale Gilly Island DLC Xbox One Review

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Everyone’s favourite fox is back with an all new adventure set on Gilly’s Island in the latest piece of DLC for the recently released Super Lucky’s Tale for the Xbox One.  Is Gilly Island worth its $7.45 price of admission?  Absolutely it is. Gameplay Straight off the bat you can access Gilly Island at any time from the main menu Continue Reading...

Bayonetta 2 Nintendo Switch Review

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Bayonetta 2 blasts you straight into the action from the moment you press start with its high intensity, face paced action coupled with its over sexualised presentation.  There’s plenty of fun here with its 10 hour plus campaign, so get ready to kick, punch and pose your way to victory. Gameplay Bayonetta 2 is an action adventure hack n slash Continue Reading...

UFC 3 Xbox One Review

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UFC is back in the gaming world for fans of the octagon. Step into the shoes of the greats and enjoy the new striking system that makes the game stand above its predecessors. While standing high above past outings UFC 3 seems to have gone the extra mile but stumbled a bit towards the end making this entry not entirely Continue Reading...

The Fall Part 2: Unbound Xbox One Review

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It’s strange to think that my review of The Fall was all the way back in August 2015. Needless to say, I was pleasantly surprised to hear that the story would continue in The Fall Part 2: Unbound from Over The Moon. Gameplay Firstly, if you have not played the first title, you need to do that first because there Continue Reading...

Dragon Ball FighterZ Xbox One Review

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DragonBall FighterZ is the game fans of the series have been waiting for. A perfect partnership with developer Arc System works.  Now we are graced with their true technical brilliance in the art of fighting games paired with a brand that is all about high speed fighting. This is the fighting game Dragonball fans have been waiting for. But does Continue Reading...

LEGO Marvel Superheroes 2 Xbox One Review

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The latest addition to the LEGO themed games has been released, expanding upon the success of its predecessor, LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2 brings a new roster and new challenges. What will this new title bring to the franchise that has not been accomplished before? Gameplay I have been a fan of LEGO games from the beginning and although the Continue Reading...

Sonic Forces Xbox One Review

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Sonic and team are back again for home consoles and PC. The first real new Sonic game for this generation of next gen consoles. Is Sonic Forces a true winner or does this title also unfortunately fall to the way side like past Sonic branded titles? Gameplay Well straight off the bat diving into Sonic Forces first level you notice Continue Reading...

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Xbox One Review

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Star Wars Battlefront is back and much like the world of Star Wars it is unfortunate that the game has been featured in the news heavily for its loot box controversy. While I will also touch on this I want to answer the real question here. Is there finally a good Star Wars game hidden behind the drama? After Dice Continue Reading...

Need for Speed Payback Xbox One Review

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Get ready to explore Fortune Valley as Need for Speed returns in an all new action driving experience where your goal is revenge at any cost.  Does the new Need for Speed tick the boxes that makes this the definitive Need For Speed title, or does it if fall short a gear or two? Gameplay For those that don’t know, Continue Reading...

Zoo Tycoon: Ultimate Animal Collection Xbox One Review

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Over the years there has been many games that have seen their release on a new generation console, years after initially releasing. Titles such as Resident Evil, Devil May Cry, Borderlands and Bioshock have all had shiny upgrades, moving forward with console technology. It is rarely surprising with the titles that are chosen to receive this upgrade, that was, until Continue Reading...

DInseyLand Adventures Xbox One Review

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Now that Microsoft’s Kinect has well and truly been laid to rest we are now  seeing a selection of popular Kinect titles being altered and enhanced for the Xbox One X. It is my pleasure to review Disneyland Adventures. Because who wouldn’t want to explore an animated recreation of Disneyland? Gameplay Disneyland Adventures has been remastered and re imagined for Continue Reading...