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2010 in review: Lukapalooza

Posted by Luke at 12:50 on 31 Dec 2010
2010 in review: Lukapalooza
In the second of a trio of articles examining this year in gaming, Luke puts some of the more high-profile releases under a strong magnifying glass whilst trying to avoid setting fire to all of the pixels.

Review: Gran Turismo 5

Posted by Luke at 13:53 on 20 Dec 2010
Gran Turismo 5
Wisely ducking out of a fight with Duke Nukem Forever for title of "Longest Time Spent In Development", Gran Turismo 5 was finally released this December to pretty much Universal acclaim. Here's our take on one of the biggest gaming launches of 2010.

Naughty Dog reveal Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception

Posted by Luke at 21:05 on 09 Dec 2010
Naughty Dog reveal Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception
Going from teeny tiny rumour rumbling to hardcore fact boner in mere days, developer Naughty Dog have confirmed what now seems really, really obvious to anyone who has ever played an Uncharted game before.

Bulletstorm multiplayer looks fun

Posted by Luke at 21:47 on 08 Dec 2010
Bulletstorm multiplayer looks fun
Gearing up for a February release, People Can Fly's vegetation-based shoot-em-off Bulletstorm looks set to take over from where Borderlands left off. And then some.

Super Meat Boy PC box art is deliciously epic

Posted by Luke at 20:11 on 08 Dec 2010
Super Meat Boy PC box art is deliciously epic
EVERYBODY STOP WHAT YOU ARE DOING RIGHT NOW AND LOOK AT THIS IT IS BETTER THAN THAT.

Dead Space 2 demo will scare the pants off you

Posted by Luke at 19:44 on 08 Dec 2010
Dead Space 2 demo will scare the pants off you
Of course, that all depends if you were wearing any pants in the first pla...oh wait we already used that joke.

PlayDay: time to feel old edition

Posted by Luke at 22:15 on 02 Dec 2010
PlayDay: time to feel old edition
Welcome to our new regular feature, in which we round-up the week's videogame releases for your convenience, and blow raspberries at the recession. This week we don our jerkins for World of Warcraft, a spritely 25-year old Mario drops by to lay some pipe supreme, and have you smelled Donkey Kong's loin cloth lately?

An 'Inception' videogame? In your dreams...

Posted by Luke at 18:23 on 01 Dec 2010
An 'Inception' videogame? In your dreams...
Whilst a videogame adaptation of sci-fi brainbender Inception is common knowledge, it hasn't been heard about for a while - that is until director Chris Nolan casually mentioned it again. And when one of the masters of modern cinema talks about applying his craft to the Land of Pixels, we sit up and listen.

EA, with this map pack and release date you are spoiling us

Posted by Luke at 20:30 on 30 Nov 2010
EA, with this map pack and release date you are spoiling us
The long-awaited Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Vietnam expansion pack finally has a release date - 18th December on PC, and 21st December on 360/PS3. Jesus can go eat a bowl of dicks.

Hacking hackers hacked Sonic 4 leaderboard :(

Posted by Luke at 20:13 on 29 Nov 2010
Hacking hackers hacked Sonic 4 leaderboard :(
Wait, there's a new Sonic game out?! I'm kidding, of course we knew about Sonic 4, our fingers are on the pulse. I hope it's a pulse anyway - pulses twitch, right?