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PS3 and PC tactical racer Fuel Overdose gets first trailer

Fuel Overdose has been in development for a couple of years at developer I-Friqiya and today we have the first trailer for what they are calling their tactical top-down racer.

By Paul Younger | 29 Aug 2012 | Comments Off on PS3 and PC tactical racer Fuel Overdose gets first trailer

Black Ops 2 goes tactical with Strike Force missions

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2‘s Strike Force missions look like they might actually require some tactical thinking from players, going by what’s on show at E3.

By Tim McDonald | 6 Jun 2012 | Comments Off on Black Ops 2 goes tactical with Strike Force missions

Ghost Recon: Future Soldier [Review] – Faux-tactical shootings

Genuine stealth-based shooters are becoming an endangered species. Since the explosion in popularity of high-octane, balls-to-the-wall military outings typified by the likes of Modern Warfare and Battlefield 3, the gently-does-it approach has been dying a rapid death.

By John Robertson | 22 May 2012 | Comments Off on Ghost Recon: Future Soldier [Review] – Faux-tactical shootings

Tactical Tanking in Steel Armor: Blaze of War [Review]

Here we go then, yet another videogame that’s following the well-worn tank tracks of the Iran-Iraq war.

By Paul Younger | 3 Jan 2012 | Comments Off on Tactical Tanking in Steel Armor: Blaze of War [Review]

Battlefield 3’s Tactical Flashlight is dumb, finally being fixed

Now, I’m not usually one of those people that say “that’s not realistic, therefore that’s dumb” but when it comes to Battlefield 3’s Tactical Flashlight it really is very, very dumb.

By Paul Younger | 15 Nov 2011 | Comments Off on Battlefield 3’s Tactical Flashlight is dumb, finally being fixed

By Paul Younger | 17 May 2010 | Comments Off on Tactical Intervention Beta Sign-Ups Open

Mortal Kombat X Review

Be glad: the first draft of this review was a script for a short play in which I met Mortal Kombat X, a wonderful, lovely, witty person – more erudite than initial impressions might lead you to suspect – with a nasty habit of cracking me in the bollocks.

By Tim McDonald | 23 Apr 2015 | 2

Killing Floor 2 Early Access preview

I don’t really get excited for games much anymore. When I was younger, I’d pore over screenshots and adverts in magazines, and re-read previews over and over, and dream of the moment when I’d be able to play Man Blaster 3 or Kitten Jumper or whatever.

By Tim McDonald | 21 Apr 2015 | 0

Guild Wars 2 getting a 24-hour Stronghold public beta

If you want to try out the Stronghold PvP mode from the upcoming Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns, log into the game on Tuesday.

By Tim McDonald | 9 Apr 2015 | 0

Act of Aggression video looks at the US Army

A new video for forthcoming RTS Act of Aggression takes a detailed look at the game’s US Army faction.

By Tim McDonald | 9 Apr 2015 | 0

Lex Luthor moving to dominate Infinite Crisis this month

Infinite Crisis‘ next champion is getting a moment in the spotlight: the devious, brilliant Lex Luthor.

By Tim McDonald | 9 Apr 2015 | 0

FTL-esque post-apocalyptic adventure Convoy dated

Convoy, described as being inspired by both Mad Max and FTL, will hit Steam on 21 April.

By Tim McDonald | 24 Mar 2015 | Comments Off on FTL-esque post-apocalyptic adventure Convoy dated

Dragon Age: Inquisition PC Patch 6 adds more mouse support

It’s taken four months, but Dragon Age: Inquisition players who use a mouse with more than two buttons on it will finally be able to remap commands to those other buttons.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Mar 2015 | 7

LA Cops Review

By right, LA Cops should be fantastic. Take Hotline Miami, add your own gameplay twists, rejig the setting and art style, and simmer until done.

By Tim McDonald | 16 Mar 2015 | Comments Off on LA Cops Review

Sid Meier’s Starships Review

Grand Bastard’s log, Earthdate 11 March, 2015:
The Eternal Kingdom was really pissing me off.

By Tim McDonald | 13 Mar 2015 | 2

StarDrive 2 Preview

I write this introduction from amidst the ashes of my StarDrive 2 empire.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Feb 2015 | 3

Star Citizen Arena Commander 1.0.3 released

Arena Commander gets a new patch with a load of fixes and balance tweaks.

By Paul Younger | 20 Feb 2015 | Comments Off on Star Citizen Arena Commander 1.0.3 released

Evolve Review

Multiplayer-centric games like Evolve are a bit of a bastard to review.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Feb 2015 | 1