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Review: Roundabout

Click here to read my review of 70s revolving limo simulator Roundabout, written for Short Game Reviews

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Enemy territory: thoughts on playing the villain

Click here to read my thoughts on being the bad guy in video games, written for Thumbsticks

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Review: Hack ‘n’ Slash

Click here to read my review of interesting but ultimately disappointing coding puzzle game Hack ‘n’ Slash, written for Short Game Reviews

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Review: King’s Bounty: Dark Side

Click here to read my review of cringeworthy and dull turn-based strategy RPG King’s Bounty: Dark Side, written for Short Game Reviews

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GamesIndustry.biz News Round-Up

On Thursday 11th September and Friday 12th September I covered the news for GamesIndustry.biz, and wrote the following stories…

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Review: Enemy Mind

Click here to read my review of Enemy Mind, written for Short Game Reviews

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Less Bang For Your Buck: The Art of Powerlessness In Video Games

Click here to read my thoughts on nuclear blasts, fatal accidents and the power of being powerless, written for Thumbsticks

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Review: The Fall

The Fall is perhaps more literally-titled than you’d expect – it begins with a space-faring soldier hurtling through the air and landing with a crunch on an alien planet. Unconscious and badly injured, his fate lies in the hands of

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Review: Abyss Odyssey

Abyss Odyssey is a strange beast, but no stranger than we’ve come to expect from ACE Team, the South American developer behind surreal brawler Zeno Clash and the Monty Python-esque Rock of Ages.

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Preview: Dead Island Epidemic

I suppose it was inevitable that this would happen; the new hotness, free-to-play MOBAs, combined with that most tired of standbys, zombies. Dead Island: Epidemic, a spin-off of the middlingly popular, first-person action-RPG series Dead Island, is currently in closed

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