Cuphead On Nintendo Switch – A Match Made In Heaven

The Nintendo Switch has scored an excellent addition to its library in tough as nails action-platformer Cuphead. The Xbox exclusive joins a collection of top platformers on the console.   It’s been a tough console generation for Xbox. They abandoned their unique Kinect peripheral due to the fact that it largely never worked. And a significant drop off in landmark exclusives has seen the Xbox One fall far behind the competition. The PlayStation 4 has sold an estimated 54 million more units than the Xbox One. The Nintendo Switch meanwhile is projected to overtake it’s sales this year, despite being a […]

The Best Video Game Soundtracks – Ever

An often overlooked aspect of some of the genre-defining games in history is the soundtrack. Nothing builds immersion quite like it. So let’s take a look back and resurrect some of the best original soundtracks to ever grace our headsets. Half-Life 2 Did you really think that you were going to get more than a paragraph into this list without it? If you’re staring at the screen without the ability to recall any of the iconic tracks that graced locales such as Nova Prospekt and Ravenholm, do us all a favour and drop what you’re doing to listen to them right […]

From Pioneer to Plunderer: The Sorry Decline of Rare

Sea of Thieves was one of the most hotly anticipated releases of the first quarter of 2018. Hype grew surrounding the games’ reveal at E3 2017 but just eight months into its’ life cycle, Rare Studio’s pirate simulator is a ghost town. It was marketed as ‘The Best Game Rare Ever Made’ but Sea of Thieves was immediately panned for a lack of objectives. Whilst co-operatively steering a galleon in search of treasure sounded exciting from the outset, the game devolved into nothing more than a glorified fetch quest. Locate objective, travel the seas, fight skeletons, return home, and repeat […]

Who are the Five DLC Characters For Super Smash Bros Ultimate?

The last Super Smash Bros. Direct went out last week, with series creator Masahiro Sakurai confirming the final roster. Incineroar from Pokemon, Ken from Street Fighter and Piranha Plant make up the 77 fighters confirmed for the game. Sakurai also confirmed there will five additional DLC fighters who are set to be released over the course of the year. These characters are already confirmed and in development but fans will have to wait to learn their identities. The rumour mill has been whirling fast amongst fans though with plenty of names been thrown up. Never ones to be outdone we […]