Having recently played the underwhelming Assassins Creed Unity to try and find out whether all its launch bugs have been fixed I thought it might be interesting to go back to where the franchise started and see how the initial instalment fares on a modern PC. Time to go back to where it started, this…Read more Assassins Creed Revisited – the game that launched a franchise
Launch Assassin’s Creed Unity released in 2014 with high expectations, but vast amounts of game breaking bugs resulted in poorer than expected sales. In this retro review we revisit the game and see whether it holds up, whether it’s worth playing and most importantly… Is Assassins Creed Unity fixed? As the 8th main entry in…Read more Is Assassins Creed Unity Fixed?
After many leaks Assassin’s Creed Origins is now officially out in the open. Following a bumpy few years that saw troubled launches, endless spin offs and waning public interest, Assassin’s Creed has decided to go back to basics with a story that explores the origin of the Brotherhood of Assassins. The stakes are high for…Read more What does Assassin’s Creed Origins need to do?
Microsoft have announced that original Xbox games are are now going to be backwards compatible on the Xbox One. Those dusty old Xbox discs will work by downloading a digital copy of the game. Except when they won’t: the feature is entirely game specific and there is currently only one game supported. Despite this, Microsoft…Read more Are original Xbox games worth playing?
What exactly is the rapture? Don't know? Well fear not - I am writing an Everybody's Gone to the Rapture Review and I don't have a clue. Also I have no idea where everybody's gone. Everybody’s Gone To The Rapture is the spiritual successor to 2012’s Dear Esther, which was one of the very first “walking…Read more Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture Review
There are a lot of smaller pieces of software appearing for the Rift and clogging up the marketplace. It is difficult to wade through them, so we're going to try and take a regular look at some periodically and let you know whether they are worth your time and money. Welcome to our first Rift…Read more Rift Roundup – Halcyon
The Oculus Touch has arrived and in doing so it answers one of the biggest criticisms of the Rift – how to interact with the virtual worlds it can create. Is this enough of an answer to justify a purchase? Let's crack on with our Oculus Touch review and find out... Oculus continues to lead…Read more Oculus Touch Review
In my review of the Rift I called it out on the limitations of its resolution and also some blurring of the lenses. Does that mean that VR is a failure, to sit alongside the Virtual Boy? No, in fact I believe the opposite is true – the Oculus Rift is a resounding success as…Read more How Does The Oculus Rift Improve From Here?