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Video Games Review: Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens (PS4, 2016)

I feel like I owe The Force Awakens a pretty significant debt. It’s not only brought the Star Wars franchise back to life in the post-prequels era but now it’s returning the license to the Lego series to lift them out of their slump following Lego Marvel’s Avengers. This new entry in the Lego series is amongst the its very best — fun and funny, smartly paced and demonstrating a clear desire to bring something new to the series. Continue reading Video Games Review: Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens (PS4, 2016)

Blizzard drops major hint that new Overwatch character may be imminent

The official Overwatch Twitter account has posted a significant hint that a new character may already be on their way to the team-shooter. The news adds fuel to persistent theories that the new character would be a blend of sniper and support classes. Continue reading Blizzard drops major hint that new Overwatch character may be imminent

Video Games Review: The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine (PS4, 2016)

As a games critic, you spend an awful lot of time chewing through new releases and trying (and mostly failing) to stay on deadline. Every now and again, however, you’ll be given something to review that you want to savour like a delicious meal, deadlines be damned. The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine is a perfect example of this. Continue reading Video Games Review: The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine (PS4, 2016)

Video Games Review: Total War: Warhammer (PC, 2016)

Total War: Warhammer feels like a branding match made in heaven, the deep strategy of the Total War series combined with the colourful lore and units of Games Workshop’s venerable tabletop strategy game. It’s a wonder it took this long to come about. Here’s the rub though: it suffers from the same simple issue that has plagued every Total War game –– it is an incredibly complex game that will appeal only to a very specific audience. Continue reading Video Games Review: Total War: Warhammer (PC, 2016)