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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.
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Game Review: Mario Party Superstars
Wed, 3rd Nov 2021
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I think this game is a brilliant addition to the Switch’s library and would make a great Christmas gift for anyone young or old.
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Game review: The Dark Pictures Anthology: House of Ashes (PlayStation 5)
Thu, 28th Oct 2021
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The Dark Pictures Anthology: House of Ashes is possibly the strongest in the series yet. The Dark Pictures Anthology is certainly getting better as it goes on.
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Game review: Back 4 Blood (Xbox Series X)
Fri, 22nd Oct 2021
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Overall, Back 4 Blood can be a fun game if you are able to find some players online that you like to play with.
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Game review: Hot Wheels Unleashed (Xbox Series X)
Wed, 20th Oct 2021
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Hot Wheels Unleashed is a fun arcade racer with a lot of replay value as you collect the 60+ cars digital versions of Hot Wheels cars included in the game.
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Game review: FIFA 22
Fri, 15th Oct 2021
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FIFA 22 perfectly demonstrates what we can expect from the next generation consoles - invigorating gameplay with outstanding visuals.
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Game review: Far Cry 6 (Xbox Series X)
Thu, 14th Oct 2021
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Ubisoft's Far Cry 6 offers chaotic gameplay and vehicles, but lacks innovation and impressive graphics, earning it a 7/10.
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Game review: In Sound Mind
Wed, 6th Oct 2021
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Overall, In Sound Mind isn’t the best horror game I’ve ever played although I did enjoy the story and some of the puzzle solving aspects.
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Game review – Kena: Bridge of Spirits (PS4 Pro & PS5)
Mon, 4th Oct 2021
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Kena: Bridge of Spirits impresses with stunning visuals and engaging gameplay, making it one of the best games of 2021. (110 characters).
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Game review: Dice Legacy (PC)
Fri, 1st Oct 2021
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Dice Legacy is a city-building, resource collecting, real-time strategy game with a unique twist. Set sail and build your settlement in this engaging game.
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Game review: Death Stranding Director’s Cut (PS5)
Mon, 27th Sep 2021
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This PS5 Director’s Cut adds a few new features that make the game a little bit more enjoyable than the original version from two years ago.
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Game review: NBA 2K22 (PS5)
Fri, 24th Sep 2021
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NBA 2K22 strives to be the best sports game, with impressive graphics and immersive gameplay, but the learning curve is steep. (161 characters).
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Game review: Deathloop (PS5/PC)
Thu, 23rd Sep 2021
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Deathloop is a stealth-shooter sandbox of a game that you can spend hours on just experimenting and trying new things.
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Game Review: Mario Golf: Super Rush
Wed, 22nd Sep 2021
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Mario Golf: Super Rush is a great option that will keep kids entertained for a few hours while also having a high replayability factor.
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Game review: Madden NFL 22 (PS5)
Thu, 16th Sep 2021
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Easy to get into but difficult to master, the 2022 American Football game looks amazing and is a lot of fun to play.
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Game review: Tales of Arise (PS4 and PS5)
Fri, 10th Sep 2021
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Bandai Namco's 'Tales of Arise' is an enjoyable JRPG that shines on both the PS4 and PS5 consoles with its beautiful visuals and engaging combat system.
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Game Review: Psychonauts 2 (Xbox One/Xbox Series X/PC)
Tue, 31st Aug 2021
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Psychonauts 2 delivers old-school platforming with a polished aesthetic and unique art style. It's a highly enjoyable game.