Reviews

Hadean Tactics Early Access Review

Hadean Tactics Early Access Review

Chris InglisMarch 2, 20215 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=towTuwG6As0 Hadean Tactics is a roguelike deckbuilding game developed and published by Emberfish Games. It released in early access on Steam on February 26, 2021 and is a lot of…

WD Black D50 Game Dock: A Worthwhile Port Of Call

WD Black D50 Game Dock: A Worthwhile Port Of Call

Royce WilsonFebruary 28, 20214 min read

https://youtu.be/tkfKWYsQ4jo ONE of the many interesting storage solutions Western Digital announced late last year was their WD Black D50 Game Dock, an intriguing piece of tech which combines an SSD…

Castle Kong Takes Inspiration From Arcade Classics

Castle Kong Takes Inspiration From Arcade Classics

Darren ‘Str8JaktJim’ MacneallFebruary 26, 20212 min read

Castle Kong is a retro platformer by indie developers Drowning Monkeys Games.  As soon as you boot up the game you can see Castle Kong takes inspiration from arcade classics…

EPOS GTW 270 Hybrid Earbuds: A Review

EPOS GTW 270 Hybrid Earbuds: A Review

Royce WilsonFebruary 26, 20215 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AeUzBM5dacM WIRELESS earbuds are pretty much a must-have for the gamer on the go (even if it’s just taking the dog for a walk or heading to the park). One…

Lego Vidiyo launching in Australia

Lego Vidiyo launching in Australia

Royce WilsonFebruary 20, 20217 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9INWOKFm_m0 EVERYONE loves Lego, and the plastic construction toys have become a cultural icon spanning everything from the toys themselves to books, movies, and video games. The company has been…

Voyage Game Review

Voyage Game Review

Chris InglisFebruary 19, 20214 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6AMnTPphVfc Voyage is a cinematic adventure game by Venturous and released on Steam on February 19, 2021. You can play solo or with a friend as the two characters explore…

Persona 5 Strikers: The Review

Persona 5 Strikers: The Review

Nick HollidayFebruary 18, 20216 min read

Known best for being a turned-based JRPG, the Persona series haven’t been shy to change genre’s. The Persona Dancing series of rhythm games is a prime example of this. Incorporating the lovable characters…

Skullcandy Indy ANC earbuds: A Review

Skullcandy Indy ANC earbuds: A Review

Royce WilsonFebruary 17, 20213 min read

https://youtu.be/4pwO3eJw_ek ACTIVE Noise Cancelling (ANC) is an extremely useful feature in headsets, especially if you live in a noisy environment, travel/commute a lot, or have loud flatmates or family members…

Gears 5: Hivebusters Xbox Review

Gears 5: Hivebusters Xbox Review

Chris InglisFebruary 15, 20214 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AKqKWW5P_Ag Gears 5: Hivebusters by The Coalition released mid-December last year and is the first expansion to Gears 5 since the next-gen update with the Xbox Series X|S consoles. The…

Monstrum 2 Early Access Review

Monstrum 2 Early Access Review

Chris InglisFebruary 12, 20214 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hx3PGMMDNkE Monstrum 2 is a first-person horror multiplayer game by Team Junkfish which released on Steam early access on January 29, 2021. Think Dead by Daylight, only this time there…

Deleveled Puzzle Platformer Review

Deleveled Puzzle Platformer Review

Chris InglisFebruary 12, 20214 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dvq6kNn0Y9M Deleveled is a challenging puzzle-platformer developed by ToasterFuel and published by Quantum Astrophysicists Guild. It released on all platforms on September 10, 2020 and this review will be based…

Everspace 2 Early Access Review

Everspace 2 Early Access Review

Chris InglisFebruary 11, 20215 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fuygGFteHpY Everspace 2 is a single-player space shooter with RPG elements, developed and published by Rockfish Games. After a very successful kickstarter in 2019 which I jumped on straight away,…

Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition – Lords of the West DLC Review

Age of Empires II: Definitive Edition – Lords of the West DLC Review

Natalie TurnerFebruary 10, 20214 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vDAPE5S7VCM Age of Empires II is a game I’ve been playing for over two decades. Two decades! For any old school gamers like me, Age of Empires II is the…

The Dark Eye: Chains of Satinav Xbox Review

The Dark Eye: Chains of Satinav Xbox Review

Chris InglisFebruary 9, 20217 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WsA_N0c9CyM The Dark Eye: Chains of Satinav is a point-and-click adventure game by Daedalic Entertainment. Originally released in 2012 on PC, the game was released on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation and…

The Upright Go 2: Standing Tall

The Upright Go 2: Standing Tall

Royce WilsonFebruary 6, 20214 min read

HANDS up if you like to game sprawled over your couch or slouched way back in your gaming chair? It’s OK, we’re all friends here. See? Even I’m raising my…

ZCrew: The Last Legion Early Access Review

ZCrew: The Last Legion Early Access Review

Chris InglisFebruary 5, 20217 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ucOFigLKmNQ ZCrew: The Last Legion is an isometric survival shooter that can be played singleplayer or up to 4-player co-op. It’s Emotion Studios first game and is published by Snail…

Oakley Prizm Gaming Glasses – The Double Review

Oakley Prizm Gaming Glasses – The Double Review

Nick HollidayFebruary 5, 20216 min read

GLASSES aren’t just for helping people see clearly or letting Golden Age superheroes conceal their identity from people. There’s been quite a bit of development recently in the field of…

Rooftop Renegade Demo Releases For Steam Game Festival

Rooftop Renegade Demo Releases For Steam Game Festival

Darren ‘Str8JaktJim’ MacneallFebruary 5, 20214 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q-Zun1a0vM4 Home grown Adelaide indie developers Melonhead Games have released a demo for their upcoming game Rooftop Renegade as part of the Steam Game Festival running this week. This 2D…

World’s Biggest PES Fan Reviews PES 2021

World’s Biggest PES Fan Reviews PES 2021

@dantheinternutFebruary 3, 20211 min read

IT’S THE SAME F*CKING GAME AS PES 2020! That is all! Lift your game Konami (pun intended).

Control: Ultimate Edition – The Review

Control: Ultimate Edition – The Review

Nick HollidayFebruary 2, 20215 min read

When Control was released in 2019, I almost slept on what turned out to be one of the best games I’d played last year. Late to the Control party, I picked it…

REVIEWED: The Dark Eye: Memoria

REVIEWED: The Dark Eye: Memoria

@dantheinternutJanuary 31, 20212 min read

Look, I’ll be straight, these types of point and click RPGs just aren’t my bag at all. My last foray into the genre was the remake of The Curse of…

Jays Q-Seven Wireless ANC Headset reviewed

Jays Q-Seven Wireless ANC Headset reviewed

Royce WilsonJanuary 31, 20213 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r3CXfQ1snaE AUDIO is a key part of the gaming experience and a wirless headset with Active Noise Cancelling is a fantastic way to enjoy games and content on the go…

Heaven’s Vault on Switch Delights, Heavenly

Heaven’s Vault on Switch Delights, Heavenly

Darren ‘Str8JaktJim’ MacneallJanuary 28, 20215 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q6C08QCP3ZQ Here I sit, trying to think of a way to introduce Heaven’s Vault by Inkle Studios, freshly released on Nintendo Switch today January 28, 2021, and I’m failing miserably.…

MSI Vigor GK50 Elite Mechanical Keyboard: Smaller But Still Capable

MSI Vigor GK50 Elite Mechanical Keyboard: Smaller But Still Capable

Royce WilsonJanuary 28, 20214 min read

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zux6cnT-Dck AS one of the most important peripherals of a gaming computer, one might be forgiven for thinking that it has to be big to be good. The MSI Vigor…

The Medium Xbox Series X Review

The Medium Xbox Series X Review

Chris InglisJanuary 27, 20218 min read

The dual realities feature is by far the best element of The Medium and I loved exploring both the real and spirit worlds for clues to solve puzzles and progress…