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Scalebound has been cancelled

Earlier today, Kotaku were told by their sources that Scalebound is definitely in trouble and could well be cancelled. Kotaku reached out to Microsoft for a statement and received back: We’ll have more to share on ‘Scalebound’ soon. However, Windows Central have now confirmed the rumours, and received the following statement from Microsoft: After careful deliberation, […]

Platinum officially announce Turtles game

Activision Publishing, Inc. and PlatinumGames Inc. have joined forces to create Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles™: Mutants in Manhattan, a third-person action game featuring New York’s crime-fighting Heroes in a Half Shell.  Players will protect The Big Apple from aliens, mutants and the Foot Clan in a single-player campaign or partner with up to three friends in […]

Scalebound flys into 2017

Stand by your dragons, Platinum Games have announced that Scalebound will release in 2017 – typical being that we featured it in recent our ‘Six exciting Xbox One exclusives in 2016‘.   The news was delivered on their website: In order to deliver on our ambitious vision and ensure that Scalebound lives up to expectations, […]

Transformers: Devastation review

If you think about Transformers, the likelihood is that your immediate thought is of Michael Bay’s metallically busy hulks, wrestling with both each other and their own conscience. If you look past this though, back into the annuls of time, you’ll fly past such cartoons as Robots In Disguise and Beast Wars, all the way […]

Transformers Devastation ready for launch with trailer

I’m going to come out and admit this right now. My name is Phil and I love Transformers. When I saw the first trailers for Transformers Devastation, I thought that there was a new, amazing cartoon coming out, it looked that good. It’s about time for the gameplay to start loading the Energon that the […]

New behind the scenes video for Transformers: Devastation

Platinum Games have released a behind the scenes video for its up-and-coming action-brawler Transformers: Devastation. Featuring exclusive insights from producer Atsushi Kurooka, director Kenji Saito, and Activision producer Robert Conkey, the video explores the exciting Transformers universe, and how it combines with the fast-paced action Platinum Games are renowned for. Starring fan-favourites Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, […]

Transformers Devastation gets SDCC trailer

I’m a self-confessed Transformers fan. I’ve been a fan since 1984. I’m old. When Transformers Devastation was unveiled at E3, I very nearly wet my drawers. This ticks all my boxes, Transforming robots, 1980’s cartoon style graphics and Peter Cullen’s dulcet tones every time Optimus Prime speaks. They’ve even persuaded Frank Welker to return as […]

Metal Gear Rising Revengeance Review

Konami and Platinum Games latest entry into the Metal Gear franchise has hit retail this week in the name of ‘Revengeance’. This title takes the main protagonist Raiden, a cyborg ninja from the Metal Gear Solid franchise who wields a mighty high-frequency blade that can cut through virtually anything, into his first full blown adventure […]

Anarchy Reigns Limited Edition Review

Having spent the last six months in Japan under the title of ‘Max Anarchy’, the game as developed by Platinum Games (Vanquish, Bayonetta) and published by SEGA, finally sees European shores under the new name of ‘Anarchy Reigns Limited Edition’ – quite possibly the only edition you can buy and certainly not limited for the […]