REVIEWS 21 Aug 2018­ by L Coulsen

Shenmue 1 and 2

Shenmue boasts itself as “the saga that defined modern gaming”. Which is a bold claim indeed, and one that is far more apt than many may realise. Though it has long remained something of a niche title, due to being formerly exclusive to the ill-fated SEGA Dreamcast, with the second later seeing an original Xbox…
ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Aug 2018

Shenmue – Combat & Mini Games Trailer

Ah Shenmue, a classic tale of revenge and Jiu Jitsu. It’s not all serious murderer chasing though, Ryo finds plenty of time to play darts, arcade machines, drive forklift trucks, and race ducks because Shenmue 1 & 2 are absolutely magical games and pioneers of the faff-about genre that more recent titles like GTA and…
ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Aug 2018

Total War: Three Kingdoms – Sun Jian Trailer

Get a look at the campaign map, units in battle, and some of the cinematics from the new in-engine trailer for Total War: Three Kingdoms featuring Sun Jian, The Tiger of Jiangdong.
NEWS 01 Aug 2018­ by L Coulsen

What is Shenmue? Video Series – Part 1: Story

Narrated by HazkuiRyo himself, Corey Marshall, we have the first in a video series that will introduce, and re-introduce, us to the world of Shenmue. Set to release later this month, August 21st, for the first time on the PC. This first video takes a look at the story, though it doesn't actually go into much…
REVIEWS 28 Jul 2018­ by L Coulsen

Yakuza 0

The Yakuza series has been a mainstay of the Sony platform since the days of the PlayStation 2. Growing, in large part, out of Suzuki Yu’s Shenmue, it features similar themes and almost identical gameplay. It’s always had something of a niche appeal, but has long been requested for PC porting. Which, finally, we now…
GAME PROFILE 28 Jul 2018 by L

Yakuza 0

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ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Jul 2018

Shenmue 1 & 2 – Return to Dobuita Street Trailer

It's no secret the classic Shenmue games are set in real locations and none were represented as close to reality as Dobuita Street. Check out the new trailer above to get a look at the game's iconic location in real-life. Shenmue 1 & 2 launches on 21 August 2018.
ANNOUNCEMENT 03 Jul 2018

Shenmue 1 & 2 Release Date

The classic two Shenmue games have now got a solid release date for their PC outing: 21 August 2018. A 10% pre-order discount will be available via Steam also. Are you excited to get sidetracked and drive a fork-truck? Let us know!
ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Jun 2018

Valkyria Chronicles 4 Coming to PC – Release Date

Valkyria Chronicles 4, the newest entry in the long-running strategy series is coming to PCs, and consoles, later this year. There's not long to wait either – with the worldwide release date set for 25 September 2018.
GAME PROFILE 20 Jun 2018 by Jay

Valkyria Chronicles 4

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ANNOUNCEMENT 06 Jun 2018

Total War: Three Kingdoms – Cao Cao In Engine Trailer

A couple of thousand years ago, China was split into three kingdoms at war with one-another which makes it a great setting for a Total War game. The new trailer above shows some of Cao Cao's conquest using an in-engine cinematic, and we've got to say, it looks good. Stay tuned for more info as…
REVIEWS 26 May 2018­ by Jay Shaw

Puyo Puyo Tetris

Puyo Puyo Tetris is the long-awaited mash-up of classic puzzle games Puyo Puyo and Tetris. Never could’ve guessed that from the title. For those not aware; Puyo Puyo is a colour-matching game where players attempt to build chains of four coloured blobs to make them disappear and drop junk blobs on the opponent’s side. Tetris…
ANNOUNCEMENT 25 Apr 2018

Two Point Hospital – Building a Game with Personality Trai…

Spiritual successor to Theme Hospital, Two Point Hospital is shaping up to look the part. You can check out the trailer above for the developers talking about making the game and giving characters personality to make the comings and goings of the people who'll dirty up your shiny new hospital interesting. There's also some new…
ANNOUNCEMENT 25 Apr 2018

Shining Resonance Refrain – Heroes Trailer

In the new trailer for Shining Resonance Refrain you can watch a small anime elf girl poke a lizardman with a trumpet. We wish we'd made that up because that's glorious lunacy of the highest calibre and we love it. The trailer also introduces the heroes you'll be playing as and fighting alongside in the…