PC Game Reviews

The Wolf Among Us Episode 2 Review

How bloody long? Nearly four months. Four months between episodes. That’s a hell of a long time, Telltale.

5 Feb 2014 | 5 |

Loadout Review

Back in the 90s, shooters were all the rage. They were fast and furious, with none of the slower, sneaky, stealthy, cover-based gameplay of today’s modern shooters.

4 Feb 2014 | 4 |

Europa Universalis IV Conquest of Paradise DLC Review

It won’t come as a surprise to anybody who saw my picks of 2013 that I spend a fair amount of time messing about in Europa Universalis IV.

24 Jan 2014 | Comments Off |

Might & Magic X: Legacy Review

If you listened to the podcast then I apologise for going over old ground, but I want to tell you the story of my first experience with Might & Magic X: Legacy.

23 Jan 2014 | 1 |

KickBeat Steam Edition Review

It’s fair to say I have a history with rhythm-action games.

17 Jan 2014 | 1 |

Broken Age: Act One Review

There is one thing that Double Fine do better than pretty much anyone else in the games industry, and that’s write children and adolescents.

16 Jan 2014 | Comments Off |

The Banner Saga Review

As either player or reviewer, losing five hours of progress in a game is a pretty dispiriting state of affairs.

14 Jan 2014 | 2 |

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag – Freedom Cry DLC Review

Freedom Cry is the first (and perhaps only, if the Season Pass description is anything to go by) bit of single player DLC for the well-received Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag.

6 Jan 2014 | 2 |

Total War: Rome 2 Caesar in Gaul DLC Review

Total War: Rome 2 was a major disappointment when it was released in what appeared to be a semi-completed state back in September 2013.

3 Jan 2014 | 5 |

World of Warplanes Review

Everyone knows about World of Tanks, it helped thrust Wargaming into the mainstream with its attention to detail and tactical online tank battles.

20 Dec 2013 | Comments Off |

The Walking Dead Season 2: Episode 1 – All That Remains Review

This review contains at least one honking great spoiler for The Walking Dead Season 1.

19 Dec 2013 | 1 |

Speedball 2 HD Review

The substantive difference between Speedball 2 HD and its Amiga incarnation is most easily illustrated with a short anecdote.

17 Dec 2013 | 2 |

Crusader Kings II Sons of Abraham DLC Review

In Sons of Abraham, the latest and most religious add-on to appear for Crusader Kings II, it’s possible for the son or daughter of your ruler to turn out to be the spawn of Satan.

13 Dec 2013 | Comments Off |

Logitech G602 Wireless Gaming Mouse Review

A mouse is a mouse, right? Well, it is if you’re messing about in spreadsheets or doing some of that surfing the Intertubes stuff.

12 Dec 2013 | 5 |

SteamWorld Dig Review

SteamWorld Dig has a slightly weird comparison to Terraria in its little digital store page summary, which might give some people the wrong idea about the game.

11 Dec 2013 | Comments Off |

Broken Sword 5: The Serpent’s Curse – Episode One Review

If you charted the quality of the Broken Sword series on a graph, with quality on the vertical axis and the games themselves on the horizontal axis, you’d get something that looks like the far side of a rather big hill.

6 Dec 2013 | Comments Off |

State of Decay: Breakdown DLC Review

It took a fair while for State of Decay to make it over to the PC, but the slight benefit of this delay is that players haven’t had to wait especially long for Breakdown’s addition of a proper sandbox mode.

2 Dec 2013 | 13 |

SimCity Cities of Tomorrow Review

SimCity is an evil game. It’s disgusting, in fact. I love SimCity but at the same time I hate it.

29 Nov 2013 | 4 |

X Rebirth Review

X3: Terran Conflict was one of the first games I reviewed for IncGamers.

27 Nov 2013 | 14 |