Author Archives: Halim Rhouila

Bioshock Infinite: Burial At Sea – Episode One Review

Irrational Games already had an absolute winner with the experience of Bioshock Infinite alone. Their first piece of single player DLC was always going to be a big seller, and many clamouring for their DLC after buying the season pass, it was time. All Irrational games had to do to make the general public giddy […]

Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition Skyrim Mash-Up Trailer

The hotly anticipated Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Minecraft mash-up is out next week, according to Bethesda. The pack contains over 40 downloadable skins, a Skyrim themed texture pack, as well as themed Skyrim menu. Here’s the meat of the DLC, over 20 songs from Skyrim itself will be making its merry way to the world […]

Xbox One Has Full Screen Achievement Pictures

It has just been discovered that achievements for the Xbox One will come with full screen pictures. More exciting news for all achievement hunters. Whether or not these are preset images or a screenshot from the moment you earn the achievement, or both is still unknown. But this is some exciting news for the Xbox […]

New Ultra Street Fighter IV Gameplay Mechanic Announced

Capcom’s Tomoaki Ayano has announced the latest gameplay mechanic to come in the upcoming Ultra Street Fighter IV. Besides the Red Focus and the Double Ultra mechanics, we now have delayed wake-ups. This completely flips the script and changes the way everyone will play, especially grapplers like Zangief and T. Hawk as well as vortex […]

Xbox One’s Arcade Titles Have 1000 Gamerscore

It was hinted when the Halo: Spartan Assault achievements were revealed that Arcade titles on the Xbox One  could have 1000 Gamerscore when the One launches next Friday. After much speculating, this comment was released by a Microsoft employee. “On Xbox One games are games. All games follow the same policies for achievements and Gamerscore,”. […]

Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Stealthily Gives 12 Minute Gameplay Video

What a wonderful way to kick off the weekend. Konami have released the Tokyo Game Show build of Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes, finally in English for us here in the west! From what I can see, CQC is absolutely amazing in this game, and it makes me giddy with anticipation. Ground Zeroes is […]

NBA Live 14 Demo Comes Out Next Week

EA Sports have today announced that the 4 year hiatus of NBA Live will be ended with a demo that comes out next Friday. In the demo, you’ll be able to take control of the Cleveland Cavaliers, Oklahoma City Thunder, New York Knicks and the Golden State Warriors. Their live stats will be updates in […]

Xbox One LEGO Marvel Super Heroes Given New EU Release Date

With news flying out of every outlet in recent weeks of the PS4 bettering the Xbox One in framerate and pixel output, it became worrying that LEGO Marvel Super Heroes which was due out on launch day was going to be delayed until 2014. A lot of people, myself included, were worried that there may […]

Final Exam Review

Final Exam is a 2D/3D (2.5D?) side-scrolling beat ‘em up much like the classic Streets of Rage developed by Mighty Rocket Studio. I don’t really have much to say about this release. It’s kind of barebones. I mean, reviews are usually supposed to be a cavalcade of humorous anecdotes about the writer’s experience, but my […]

Deadfall Adventures Review

The archaeological wise-cracking adventurer has been a staple of the entertainment industry since George Lucas’ vision came to life in Raiders of the Lost Ark. We’ve seen the trend come and go, well in recent years it’s been back with a bang. The Uncharted series making waves over on the Playstation, and Tomb Raider surprisingly […]