The Lego Movie: A Toy Renaissance?

March 5, 2014 12:00 PM0 comments
The Lego Movie: A Toy Renaissance?

So the very first Lego feature film has hit screens this month, to rave reviews from critics and audiences alike. With its heart-warming story and its hilarious dialogue, both kids […]

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TwitchTV Causes Pokemon Anarchy/Democracy Clash

February 25, 2014 7:30 AM0 comments
TwitchTV Causes Pokemon Anarchy/Democracy Clash

The latest craze that has taken the Internet by storm over the past week is an average of 60,000 people, from all across the globe, all attempting to play the […]

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Console Wars – Round 3

February 21, 2014 2:00 PM1 comment
Console Wars – Round 3

The console war has played a large part in my late childhood; there was always some form of rivalry whilst I was growing up, which starts with your favourite colour, and […]

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Mythbusters: “The PS Vita has no games”

February 16, 2014 6:46 PM1 comment
Mythbusters: “The PS Vita has no games”

“The PS Vita has no games!” This oft mentioned statement has been made plenty of times throughout the brief 2 year life cycle of the PS Vita. Now, to casual […]

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Clash of The Handhelds: PS Vita Slim Vs. Nintendo 2DS

February 13, 2014 11:00 AM3 comments
Clash of The Handhelds: PS Vita Slim Vs. Nintendo 2DS

Handheld gaming has been undergoing something of a transformation in recent years. As sales for Nintendo’s legendary DS system peaked somewhere in the late 2000s, the handheld market has struggled […]

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Extreme Makeover: Game Edition

February 7, 2014 11:00 AM3 comments
Extreme Makeover: Game Edition

Reboots have always been a popular fall back point in the film industry, but over recent years a trend has developed for giving classic games HD makeovers and reboots. The likes of Halo […]

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Holding Out On The Next-Gen

February 3, 2014 12:35 PM2 comments
Holding Out On The Next-Gen

The PS4 and the Xbox One were released in November of last year and yet I do not consider it wise to rush out and buy either of them just yet. […]

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The Rise of Dota 2

February 2, 2014 9:00 AM6 comments
The Rise of Dota 2

In March 2012, Valve’s Dota 2 was played by almost 300,000 people at the same time, edging ahead of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim to become the game with the […]

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Valve’s Steam Machine: a Load of Hot Air?

January 29, 2014 9:00 AM5 comments
Valve’s Steam Machine: a Load of Hot Air?

The ever-enterprising minds behind the eponymous, and disgustingly successful, software development studio that constitutes the Washington-based company hereto known as Valve Corporation have been notoriously quiet these last few years, […]

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2 Billion Downloads: Why Angry Birds Is Quickly Becoming The Most Successful Brand In The World

January 24, 2014 4:17 PM4 comments
2 Billion Downloads: Why Angry Birds Is Quickly Becoming The Most Successful Brand In The World

We all remember when Angry Birds flew onto our screens back in 2009. This year, the game’s producers, Rovio, announced that they have since recorded a breath-taking 2 billion downloads. […]

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