Premature Evaluation: Smite Tactics

Every Monday Brendan prays to the gods of early access for favour, power and a winning hand. This week, the collectible card game battler Smite Tactics [official site] Being a fan of Duelyst’s card-based lunacy, I was more than happy to dip my toes into Smite Tactics at Pip’s suggestion. It’s a spin-off CCG from […]

Switch game sizes revealed; an SD card is basically mandatory

Nintendo has revealed file sizes for several Switch games, underscoring the need for an SD card to be used with the system.

The Switch has 32GB of memory, but the most recent Switch leak confirmed that after firmware updates, about 25.9GB of that is reserved for games.

With Zelda taking up half that amount, it’s clear an SD card will likely be a necessity for many players.

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Rogue Legacy studio announces Full Metal Furies for Xbox One, PC

Rogue Legacy developer Cellar Door Games has announced Full Metal Furies for Xbox One, Windows 10, and Steam. The “RPG-laden action brawler” supports up to four players and aims to modernize the genre, “from missing attacks to obscure depth perception,” RPG skill trees, collectible equipment, secret-world meta puzzles, and more. Here’s the full overview, via […]

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Rogue Legacy studio announces Full Metal Furies for Xbox One, PC

Rogue Legacy developer Cellar Door Games has announced Full Metal Furies for Xbox One, Windows 10, and Steam. The “RPG-laden action brawler” supports up to four players and aims to modernize the genre, “from missing attacks to obscure depth perception,” RPG skill trees, collectible equipment, secret-world meta puzzles, and more. Here’s the full overview, via […]

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Review: Alienware’s latest gaming laptop is a monster

A monster in good ways and in bad ways, but we’ll get to that shortly. First, here’s the plan. Over the coming few weeks and months, I’m going to review a number of gaming laptops from a variety of manufacturers. Each will be its own standalone review, but as well as the fact that each […]

Shovel Knight: Spectre of Torment leaping to April

Specter of Torment, the next add-on coming free to cracking throwback platformer Shovel Knight [official site], should be bouncing our way in April. That’s the word from developers Yacht Club Games, who previously said more broadly that it’d arrive in spring. Like the Plague Knight expansion, Specter of Torment will bring a campaign starring another […]

Barotrauma is a Space Station 13-y co-op sub game

Grab some pals, crowd into a submarine, and dive into an alien sea to die horribly inside a simulation inspired by Space Station 13. That’s emergent sim-o-RPG Barotrauma [official site], which is currently available free in open alpha as developers Undertow Games work towards the full release. Delving into the icy waters of Europa, one […]

First Impressions: Shift Happens | Xbox One

Shift Happens is a happy little puzzle platformer from Klonk Games following the escape of the jelly-baby styled Plom and Bismo. One is small, red and nimble and the other is bigger, stronger and a little slower. These two robot shapeshifters look like play dough figures created by a five-year-old and are able to morph into […]

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Wot I Think: Halo Wars 2

Halo Wars 2 [official site] is undeniably a console RTS – a rare, exotic bird that looks a bit weird and could only have evolved on an island split off from the rest of the world. Removing it from its natural habitat and introducing it to the PC ecosystem, where its evolutionary niche isn’t quite […]

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Chroma Squad for PS4, Xbox One launches in May, PS Vita version cancelled

Chroma Squad will launch for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in May, Bandai Namco announced. The previously announced PS Vita version will no longer be released. The game, developed by Behold Studio and inspired by Saban’s Power Rangers, puts players in control of five stunt actors who decide to quit their day jobs and create […]

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Space Pirates and Zombies 2 scraps multiplayer plans

Space Pirates and Zombies 2, the post-apocalyptic space sandbox shoot-o-strategy with a deceptively bad name, has scrapped plans for a multiplayer mode. Developers MinMax Games had planned to add Arena mode on SPAZ 2’s journey through early access but they say multiplayer progress has ground to a halt as they upgraded to a newer version […]

Have You Played… Else Heart.Break()?

Have You Played? is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day of the year, perhaps for all time. There are plenty of game cities I’d like to visit. The bars and shops of Mass Effect’s Citadel remind me of a huge, strange airport. The Imperial City of Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion […]