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Upcoming games of February

January was quiet month in gaming but there are some big releases coming February which are sure to satisfy even the most discriminating gamers.   First up on our list of big releases in the much-hyped Evolve – a multiplayer game that tasks four player controlled Hunters with destroying a monstrous creature controlled by a fifth player. Victory […]

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is here!

call of duty advanced warfare

The latest instalment of the ever popular Call of Duty franchise has arrived. Sporting a brand new physics and gameengine, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare takes place in the year 2054 and supposedly boasts real world tech and weapons posited to be available to the military in that period.   The game sees the player joining the Atlas Corporation […]

Wacky, mutant action in Sunset Overdrive!

Sunset overdrive

If you did not get crazy enough with last year’s over-top-game Saint Row IV, you can make up for your loss by jumping right into the addictive strangeness that is Sunset Overdrive.   The game takes place in Sunset City, a futuristic metropolis suffering from a terrible catastrophe. As is usual with thesegames, the cause of said […]

Colonize the stars in Civilization: Beyond Earth

civilization beyond earth

The Civilization series is one of the most beloved of all strategy game franchises.   While most strategy games pit the player against an enemy in a brief one-on-one encounter involving military tactics andmanoeuvres, the Civilization series gives the player full control of a budding society of their choice which they must then control from prehistoric times through to […]

Alien: Isolation is terrifying!

alien isolation facehugger

The original film Alien was a sci-fi, horror film produced in 1979 to universal praise. It told the story of a crew aboard a space vessel that are systemically hunted down and killed by an extra-terrestrial organism. Its success spawned an even more successful sequel called Aliens, which was focused more on action than the horrific suspense of […]

Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor will blow your mind!

Middle Earth shadow of Mordor

Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor has received a lot of hype due to an interesting twist on game mechanics and dark visualizations. The game has now been released and judging from many of the early reviews it more than lives up to its hype!   The game takes place between the events of J.R.R Tolkien’s classic […]

FIFA 15 impresses!

The most popular sport in the world (to the despair of American football fans!) is European football, and perhaps the most successful video game franchise of all time is the European football simulator FIFA series. A new FIFA title is released annually and always garners rave reviews and makes its mark on the sales charts. […]

Prioritize your life with the Xbox One

Microsoft Xbox One Console

Microsoft’s new console that combines video gaming, television, online surfing, skype, networking, music and sports has beenofficially released in SA.   Xbox One brings the full power and experience of 8th generation gaming to your living room.  The machine’s two quad core modules power 8 x86-64 cores clocked at 1.75 GHz with 8Gb of RAM and […]

Two great new games to try out!

Gamers rejoice! Apart from the show stealing Destiny which has just come out, two other highly lauded video games have just been released: Dead Rising 3 and The Sims 4.   Dead Rising 3 is the third instalment in the popular Dead Rising series. As per the previous games, players will navigate a hostile environment teaming with zombies in order to […]

Control your Destiny

Destiny Exo

The most anticipated online game of 2014 is here.   In Destiny human civilization has taken to the stars, colonizing and sometimes terraforming the planets and moons of our solar system. This exploration has led to economic prosperity and technological advancement which, in concert with a period of unprecedented peace, has led to a new […]