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Mortal Kombat X (PS4) Review

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Mention Mortal Kombat and the first thing that comes to find is all that blood and gore and finishing moves that involve killing your defeated opponents in the worst gruesome way. Well Mortal Kombat is back once again with Mortal Kombat X and yes all that fatalities are back with a host of improvements and changes that will make fans ... Read More »

Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5) PC Review

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It seems like almost forever that PC gamers have waited in high anticipation for Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5) to come to the (as some say) the master race of gaming. Even though ROckstar’s open world action-adventure was first released for previous gen consoles in 2013, it saw a remaster with next gen consoles like the PS4 and the ... Read More »

Helldivers PS4 Review

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Helldivers for PS4, a game that flew directly under my view when it first launched as it quietly somehow managed to stay out of sight. However, it started gain some reputation. People were talking about it on websites, social networks and even YouTube. Soon enough, like most good games, Helldivers created a wave and I’m here to discuss how it ... Read More »

Borderlands: The Handsome Collection Review (PS4)

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Everyone’s favourite robot that you would like to smack to the moon and back to Pandora is back with Borderlands: The Handsome Collection. Of course all the fun characters and all their wacky skills, the humour and art style that made borderlands such a big hit is back as well. Packaged into one very handsome disc for the next gen ... Read More »

Battlefield Hardline Review (PS4)

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Truth be told, it was a mixed bag of feelings when I inserted the Battlefield Hardline disc into my trusty Playstation 4 and watch the game boot up. The previous beta was rather patchy and in programming terms, felt more like a 1st alpha than a beta. Yet the game had lots of promise and this is where I find ... Read More »

Sid Meier’s Starships Review

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Riding on the success of Civilization: Beyond Earth comes a game from the legendary Sid Meier that explores the idea that there are other planets colonized by humans. Building up your modest fleet of starships, you seek out these planets to bring them under your fold. While Sid Meier never did promise another great strategy game with Sid Meier’s Starships ... Read More »

The Order 1886 Review (PS4)

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Not many games give away the premise of the game but The Order 1886 doesn’t shy away from that. Developed by the folks at “Ready at Dawn” and “SCE Santa Monica Studio”, this game retails exclusively on the PlayStation 4. Back at Gamestart Asia 2014, I managed to a hands-on session with the game at that point which featured the ... Read More »

Evolve Review (PC)

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Hunt or be hunted with Evolve Have you ever wanted to smash the good guys for a change and help all those poor hunted beast and monsters take revenge against these pesky human gamers who are so full of themselves? Well, the good people at Turtle Rock Studios just decided that hey, its time for the big bad monster to ... Read More »

Heroes of the Storm Beta Impressions

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It has been a long time since the first technical alpha and while cosmetically Heroes of the Storm Beta still looks similar, there has been much tweaking down under the hood. Yes, Blizzard fans are used to them taking a LONG time to release and tweak games (just look at Starcraft 2) but we all know it is worth it. ... Read More »

LittleBigPlanet 3 Review (PS4)

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Welcome back to Sackboy’s World Part 3! Announcing LittleBigPlanet 3 (LBP3) at E3 2014, Sony was preparing to usher in the new era of the PlayStation 4 with one of its flagship titles. The promise of the same game and much more in this charming physics based platformer. So as we dive into the world of Sackboy for the 3rd ... Read More »

MSI GT80 Titan Singapore Launch

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Take Your Gaming To A New Level With The MSI GT80 Titan At a nice cosy venue at Suntec Convention Centre, MSI held its launch event for the GT80 Titan which not only boast high end gaming specifications but also the world’s 1st for a mechanical keyboard. Kicking off the event was the keynote speech where Louis Lin, Regional Marketing Manager ... Read More »

Logitech G302 Daedalus Prime Review

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The Little Mouse That Could From Massive Multiplayer Online to First Person Shooters, Logitech has created mice for each of these genres. With the rise of Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA) games, it is no surprised that Logitech has also created a mouse for MOBA gamers called the Logitech G302 Daedalus Prime Review. First impressions of the Logitech G302 Daedalus ... Read More »

AFA 2014 – Hakuoki (English) First Impressions

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Romancing the Shinsengumi – Now in English! Those of us who are familiar with otome games will be no stranger to Hakuoki, one of the most popular of its genre over in Japan. For the rest of us, Hakuoki is a visual novel game based on the historical Shinsengumi of japan. The story features a young woman who comes to ... Read More »

WWE 2K15 (PS4) Review

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IF YOU SMELL, What WWE2K15 is cooking! Pro-wrestling has come a long way especially when wrestling fans around the world just celebrated WrestleMania 30 at the superdome back in April earlier this year. For those who don’t follow wrestling, it’s the biggest wrestling event all year round and is known to be attended by fans all around the world. So ... Read More »

One Upon Light (PS4) Review

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Escape The Light With The Shadows! I always believe in supporting local talent and was extremely excited when One Upon Light, a local indie game by SUTD Game Lab arrived in my mail box. Promising interesting game mechanics and challenging puzzles to clear, let’s take a look at what the game has to offer. One Upon Light puts you in ... Read More »