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!

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.

Xbox UK announce two new Xbox One S colours

When the Xbox One S was announced, the usual questions over console colour choices were floating around, and Xbox fans were left wondering whether they would be able to pick up the awesome new Xbox One S in anything other than white. Well, via Twitter, Xbox UK have confirmed that the Xbox One S will be available in two new colours soon. Unfortunately no further information was provided regarding r...

New features rolling out to Preview members

The latest update for Xbox Preview Programme members brings a host of new quality of life changes, as well as a neat new feature for rare achievements. The addition of Arena will allow like-minded Xbox One gamers to setup tournaments and challenges directly through Xbox Live. This should help with the painstaking task of having to use third party sites to create competitions, and allow players to ...

6

Fair

I, Zombie review

For too long zombies have been presented as the bad guy, and now it’s time for the zombies to get their own back. Awesome Games Studio has brought I, Zombie from the small screen of your iPhone, to the bigger screen of your home TV. Your objective is to recruit all of the humans to your zombie horde, whilst trying to save as many as you can. It’s a simple premise but requires good stra...

7.5

Good

The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II review

Six months after his previous adventure, Van Helsing is back again to rescue Borgova from the clutches of evil with NeocoreGames’ The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II… The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II is your typical dungeon crawler affair. When starting out, you have the option to choose from one of three typical character archetypes. The default is the classic Monst...

7.9

Good

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Pac-Man 256 review

In 1980, Pac-Man took the world by storm, and hasn’t stopped munching those pellets since. Through multiple revisions, from arcade cabinets, games consoles, and various mobile phone titles, Pac-Man has been played anywhere and everywhere… Now, he returns to the Xbox One in Pac-Man 256. Pac-Man 256 offers the classic Pac-Man gameplay we’re so used to. Guiding the yellow guy around...

5

Average

Grand Prix Rock ‘N Racing review

I remember spending many weekend’s in arcades, popping 10p’s into quick and easy racing games. Wandering around the, then, smoke-filled rooms dazzled by the sounds and lights of promised adventures. When loading up Grand Prix Rock ‘N Racing for the first time, I experienced the familiar nostalgic pang many of these old arcade racers would bring. But, does Grand Prix Rock ‘N...

Brand new Mafia 3 video emerges

New footage for the newest instalment of the incredibly popular crime-em-up, Mafia, has emerged after IGN met with Mafia 3’s creative director, Haden Blackman, and executive producer Andy Wilson. Packed full of brand new information regarding new characters, locations, and large portion of new gameplay footage, it’s a must watch for any Mafia fan out. Set in an incredibly turbulent tim...

New Fallout 4 content coming this year

Many eager Wastelanders were waiting with baited breath for any updates on their beloved Fallout 4, and they were not disappointed. Bethesda announced three new DLCs coming to Fallout 4, this year, which includes two new workshop DLCs, and what appears to be a new story DLC, set in a brand new location. First they teased the new Contraptions DLC, which is due next week, which allows players to bui...

Destiny: Rise of Iron revealed

The much anticipated, and for many much needed, expansion Rise of Iron has finally been revealed to eager fans of Destiny. After multiple leaks over the last day or two, Guardians across the world were finally able to see their first true glimpse of what is in store for them this September. Watch live video from Bungie on www.twitch.tv Starting off with what was probably the biggest news of the ev...

Playsonic Alpha headset review

The gaming headset industry is a minefield of various makes, types, and ultimately quality. There are headsets available for all budgets, tastes, sound type, and much more, and getting the right headset for you can be an absolute nightmare. Personally, when researching headsets, there are three criteria I tend to look at: comfort, sound quality, and microphone quality. Comfort-wise, you really can...

8.9

Great

Olli Olli 2 XL Edition

If you had a chance to read my Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 5 review, then you would already understand how much I enjoy skating games. A genre which isn’t as popular as it once was, and one which doesn’t really represent like it used to in the games industry. Skating games have gone through many phases over the years, from arcadey titles such as the original Tony Hawk’s Pro Skat...