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Game review: The Cosmic Wheel Sisterhood (Nintendo Switch)
Fri, 8th Sep 2023
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The Cosmic Wheel Sisterhood: A narrative adventure game that offers a unique and engaging story. (110 characters).
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Game review: Madden NFL 24 (Xbox Series X)
Tue, 29th Aug 2023
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Madden NFL 24 brings back mini-games and improves gameplay, but fails to impress with its buggy performance and lackluster presentation. (110 characters).
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Game review: Ride 5 (PS5)
Tue, 22nd Aug 2023
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Thankfully, Ride 5 includes some new features to make the game more approachable for new players of the franchise.
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Game review: Everspace 2 (PS5)
Tue, 15th Aug 2023
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Due to the success of the first game, developer Rockfish Games immediately went to work on the sequel, simply called Everspace 2.
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Game review: Atelier Marie Remake: The Alchemist of Salburg (PS5)
Tue, 25th Jul 2023
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Koei Tecmo's Atelier Marie Remake: The Alchemist of Salburg offers a cute and improved remake, but falls short in length and quest structure. (110 characters).
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Game review: Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life (Nintendo Switch)
Wed, 12th Jul 2023
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Story of Seasons: A Wonderful Life is a new farming sim available on multiple platforms, featuring non-binary characters and same-sex partnerships.
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Aliens: Dark Descent PC review
Fri, 23rd Jun 2023
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Aliens: Dark Descent is a real-time strategy game based on the popular movie franchise. Here are my thoughts about it.
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Game review: The Elder Scrolls Online: Necrom (PC)
Mon, 19th Jun 2023
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The Elder Scrolls Online: Necrom expansion adds new quests, characters, and a magic-based class to the acclaimed fantasy MMO. Verdict: 8/10.
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Game review: MotoGP 23 (Xbox Series X)
Wed, 14th Jun 2023
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There is something new about MotoGP 23, and it’s the fact that it’s one of the first in the series to be truly accessible.
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Game review: Diablo IV (PC)
Wed, 14th Jun 2023
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Activision Blizzard has released the latest iteration in its series of fantasy role-playing games, Diablo IV. Here are my thoughts about it,.
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Game review: The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom (Switch)
Mon, 22nd May 2023
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The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom offers new abilities and adventures, but some may be disappointed by reused graphics and map.
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Game review: Star Wars Jedi: Survivor PC/Xbox Series X|S
Mon, 22nd May 2023
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The sequel to the critically acclaimed Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order is finally here, I played it and here are my thoughts.
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Game review: Lego 2K Drive (Xbox Series X)
Thu, 18th May 2023
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Lego 2K Drive is a fun alternative to Forza Horizon, featuring an open-world racing game with the playable ability of Lego bricks. Verdict: 8.5/10.
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Game review: Stranded: Alien Dawn (PC)
Tue, 16th May 2023
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Stranded: Alien Dawn is a PC real-time strategy game from Haemimont Games, the developer of Surviving Mars. I checked it out, and here are my thoughts.
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Game preview: Park Beyond (PC)
Mon, 8th May 2023
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FutureFive got to spend some time with a preview version of Limbic Entertainment's upcoming theme park management game, Park Beyond.
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Game review: Dead Island 2 (PC)
Fri, 28th Apr 2023
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Dead Island 2’s oft-delayed journey to release is over, with the game now available on PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 5.
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Game review: The Last of Us Part I (PC)
Wed, 12th Apr 2023
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Some ten years after its first release, the remake of the hit PlayStation game, The Last of Us Part I, is now available on PC.
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Game preview: Redfall
Thu, 23rd Mar 2023
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Bethesda ANZ recently invited Techday’s Darren Price to a media-only preview session of Arkane Austin’s upcoming vampire shooter, Redfall.
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Hands-on review: Unplugged: Air Guitar (PlayStation VR 2)
Fri, 10th Mar 2023
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Developer Anotherway scratches that Guitar Hero itch with its PlayStation VR2 launch title, Unplugged: Air Guitar.
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Game review: Deliver Us Mars (PC)
Wed, 15th Feb 2023
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The follow-up to 2018’s Deliver Us The Moon, Deliver Us Mars is more of the same sci-fi exploration and puzzle solving, this time on the red planet.
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Game review: Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy (PC)
Fri, 19th Nov 2021
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Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy is an impressive and polished game that captures the humour and excitement of the movies.
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Game review: Riders Republic (PS5)
Mon, 15th Nov 2021
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This is probably the best extreme sports game to be released in recent years was Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2.
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Game review: Forza Horizon 5 (Xbox Series X)
Mon, 8th Nov 2021
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Forza Horizon 5, the latest installment in the series, offers stunning graphics, diverse locations, and a fun gameplay experience. Rated 9.5/10.
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Game review: The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD (Nintendo Switch)
Thu, 4th Nov 2021
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The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD is finally available for the Nintendo Switch after a ten-year wait, bringing nostalgia and excitement to fans.