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Game review: Atelier Ryza 3: Alchemist of the End & the Secret Key
Thu, 13th Apr 2023
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If you are a big fan of the JRPG genre, there is a lot to like about Atelier Ryza 3: Alchemist of the End & the Secret Key and what it offers.
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Game review: Omen of Sorrow (Switch)
Wed, 5th Apr 2023
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Omen of Sorrow was originally released in 2018 as a PS4 exclusive. Now you can play the game in 2023 for the PC, Switch and PS5 platforms.
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Game review: MLB The Show 23 (PS5)
Thu, 30th Mar 2023
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Although MLB The Show 23 shares lots of similarities with MLB The Show 22, the former does have one new game mode that I enjoyed.
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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: Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty (PS5)
Thu, 9th Mar 2023
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Instead of predictably releasing Nioh 3 in 2023, Team Ninja decided to develop a brand-new game called Wo Long: Fallen Dynasty.
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Game review: Hogwarts Legacy (PS5)
Tue, 28th Feb 2023
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Avalanche Software and Warner Bros. Games have released Hogwarts Legacy, just the game my teenage self wanted when I first read the series.
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Game review: Horizon Call of the Mountain (PSVR 2)
Fri, 24th Feb 2023
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While we may have to wait a long time for another direct sequel in the series, a spinoff game is available this year on PS5 called Horizon Call of the Mountain.
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Hands-on review: DualSense Edge PS5 Controller
Thu, 9th Feb 2023
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If you are into pimping out hardware, you might be happy to play on the new Sony DualSense Edge controller for the PS5.
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Game review: One Piece Odyssey (PS5)
Thu, 26th Jan 2023
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One Piece Odyssey is the first turn-based RPG in the franchise, featuring impressive graphics and familiar locations. Verdict: 8.0/10.
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Game review: Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot and Bardock DLC (PS5)
Thu, 19th Jan 2023
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Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot can now run at full 4K at 60fps, and there are more details in the outer environments as well.
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Game devs share insights on God of War Ragnarok
Tue, 22nd Nov 2022
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To help celebrate the release of this awesome game, PlayStation NZ kindly invited FutureFive NZ and other members of the Kiwi gaming media to a launch event.
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Game review: Star Ocean: The Divine Force
Wed, 9th Nov 2022
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Star Ocean: The Divine Force includes an interesting and epic story featuring two main characters: a princess named Laeticia and an outsider named Raymond.
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Game review: God of War Ragnarök
Fri, 4th Nov 2022
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Thanks to the success of God of War, Santa Monica has now released God of War Ragnarök in 2022 for both the PS5 and PS4 consoles.
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Game review: Gotham Knights
Wed, 26th Oct 2022
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Gotham Knights disappoints with clunky gameplay and outdated graphics, but offers an interesting story and likeable characters.
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Game review: FIFA 23
Thu, 20th Oct 2022
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The FIFA franchise is coming to an end after 30 years of EA Sports releases, with FIFA 23 providing a fitting swansong.
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Game review: Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection (PC)
Thu, 20th Oct 2022
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At long last PC gamers get to join Nathan Drake and friends with Naughty Dog’s Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection.
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Game review: NBA 2K23 (PlayStation 5)
Fri, 30th Sep 2022
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This year NBA 2K23 goes bigger and bolder promising fans even more next-gen basketball on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S.
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Game review: Destroy All Humans! 2: Reprobed
Tue, 20th Sep 2022
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'Destroy All Humans! 2: Reprobed' is a visually stunning and fun remake with improved gameplay, exclusive to modern platforms. Game garners 8.0/10.
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Game review: Madden NFL 23 (PlayStation 5)
Mon, 19th Sep 2022
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Madden NFL 23 is also the first release of this iconic franchise since the sad passing of John Madden late last year.
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Game review: The Last of Us Part 1 Remake (PlayStation 5)
Tue, 6th Sep 2022
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2022 comes around, and The Last of Us has been re-released again. Now you can play The Last of Us Part 1 remake exclusively for the PlayStation 5 console.
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Game review: Pac-Man World: Re-Pac (PS4 & PS5)
Wed, 31st Aug 2022
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Bandai Namco releases Pac-Man World: Re-Pac, a remake of the 1999 PSOne original, offering improved visuals and challenging gameplay. (110 characters).
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Game review: Stray (PlayStation 5)
Thu, 18th Aug 2022
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Stray is a charming indie game where you play as a cute ginger cat in a city full of robots and hidden mysteries. (110 characters).
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Game review: Digimon Survive (PlayStation 5)
Wed, 10th Aug 2022
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Since there’s little actual gameplay in Digimon Survive, the biggest draw card to the game is its long and interesting story.
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Hands-on impressions with PlayStation Plus Deluxe
Tue, 12th Jul 2022
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Finally, the new PlayStation Plus subscription tiers are available now to both New Zealand and Australian PS5 and PS4 gamers.