Cat Evans

Web Developer by day, massive geeky gamer by night. I’ve been playing games for as long as I can remember… You can see me stream most weekday evenings on Twitch as KooKatchu!

Ode to Destiny: How one game captured the hearts of many

Three years ago, this very week, you came into our home, With promises of friends and foes, of fantasies and woe. With much deliberation, I took my time to choose, The Titan would be my class, I felt, and with it I could not lose. With its protective Ward of Dawn and mighty Fist of Havoc, I knew that the fight ahead, would prove to be dramatic. Laying dead for many years, don’t really know how man...

Bungie reveals Destiny 2 launch trailer

With just over two weeks to go until Guardians the world over reunite to take on the new threat to humanity, Bungie have shared the brand new Destiny 2 Launch Trailer to the masses… Showing Gaul as the formidable force that he is, and giving a brief glimpse of the new toys and environments players will get to experience very soon, it has certainly got this particular Guardian fired up, and r...

An in-depth look at the Destiny 2 beta

So, the Destiny 2 beta has come to a close, and over the last week, Guardians around the world got their first glimpse of what to expect come September 6. Starting on July 18 for PS4, hitting the Xbox One on July 19, and becoming available to all (except PC) on July 21, the Destiny 2 beta offered players the opportunity to play through the Homecoming mission, the new Inverted Spire strike, and two...

Destiny 2 beta extended for additional service testing

After many Guardians took in the sights and sounds of the serene new social space, it was a bittersweet feeling knowing that the Destiny 2 beta was fast approaching its end. Many Guardian’s wishes were granted, however, when the Bungie Helps Twitter account announced that the beta shall remain active until 6pm PDT, on Tuesday 25 July, or 2am BST on Wednesday 26. The Destiny 2 Open Beta has b...

Destiny 2 to finally be unveiled tonight by Bungie

Today, May 18, 2017, Destiny fans the world over get their first glimpse at Bungie’s next installment in the marmite game of the generation. But will Destiny 2 be all that Guardians are hoping for? Starting from 6pm BST, Bungie will unveil Destiny 2 to the gaming world as they start their final journey to its release on September 8, 2017. Giving Guardians everywhere a glimpse into what a wor...

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Blackwood Crossing Review

After checking out the trailer for Vision Games Publishing LTD’s Blackwood Crossing, I was expecting another typical mystery puzzle game, but it’s much more than that. You start your journey staring out of the window of what appears to be a traditional English train… Your younger brother is being typically annoying, so you go to investigate the trouble he’s causing… Gradually, you realise that thi...

Everspace preview

ROCKFISH Games highly anticipated space exploration title, Everspace, has hit the Game Preview programme, and brings with it a brand-new concept to space exploration. Will it live up to the hype, or will it be nothing more than a standard space B-movie? Everspace has a simple premise, to survive as long as possible whilst making your way through seven varying sectors. But, of course, nothing is th...

Dames of Destiny host special Twitch event

The Dames of Destiny are hosting a special three-day event from October 28 to October 30, to raise money and awareness to breast cancer. They will be live throughout the weekend at www.twitch.tv/dames_of_destiny, with a host of special guests, including big names in the Destiny streaming world such as: Guardian Outpost Guardian Radio Lady Desiree TripleWreck And many more… The Dames of Desti...

7.8

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Star Hammer: The Vanguard Prophecy review

I can’t say I’m a big fan of tactical strategy games, and haven’t touched one since Command and Conquer: Tiberium Wars hit the Xbox 360 some time ago. It was with some trepidation that I loaded Slitherine and Black Lab Games’ Star Hammer: The Vanguard Prophecy, as I was certain I wasn’t going to enjoy it. Could this be the game to change my mind? It is the 22nd centur...

Cuphead delayed until 2017

One of the most interesting, and visually exciting, run and gun titles, Cuphead, has been delayed until mid 2017. Studio MDHR announced, via blog post on their website, that their highly anticipated ID@Xbox title won’t be making an appearance in 2016. Their reason being that they “made the difficult decision to delay the launch in order to ship with our vision intact.”, but did c...

GTA Online: Bikers update now available

GTA V is the game that keeps on giving, and Rockstar have just given us another update to GTA Online, with the new Bikers update. Introducing a host of new features including Motorcycle Clubs, Clubhouses, running businesses, 13 new vehicles, and much much more, the free update promises to inject an element of badassery into GTA Online. Along with all the new toys, a brand new race mode has also be...

Trial for ReCore now available

Those of you who are still on the fence regarding the action-adventure title, ReCore, can now download a free 30 minute trial to see if it’s to your liking. Available now from the Xbox store, the latest from the legendary creator Keiji Inafune, and the makers of Metroid Prime, ReCore is an action-adventure title developed with the new generation in mind.