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We’re only on our third mission when we realise we’re in trouble. Our dogged insistence on relying on the tactics that served us so well in 2012’s XCOM: Enemy Unknown / Enemy Within has led us to this place, and our beleaguered resistance fighters are unlikely to get out of this one alive. Farewell, brave pawns. Your time was all too brief. XCOM 2 – eschewing any other moniker for the first time in this laser-squad-inspired franchise’s 22 years – takes the 2012 reboot and improves upon it in every way. It’s tougher, more brutal, deeper, more involving, better looking and more … Read More »

Here we are again ladies and gentlemen, another fine Monday morning and the start of a brand new week. I don’t know about where you are but the weather here is turning colder, as much as I love the sunshine I do like the cold too – plus it gives all of us gamers the perfect reason to stay in and get some more game time. So how about we embrace these colder times and see what new games we can play as we start to stay in more often, it’s now time to check out the lineup in this weeks edition … Read More »

Have you been brushing up on your XCOM skills? Perhaps playing previous instalments to prefect those in game tactics ready for the release of XCOM 2 ? If that’s the case it seems you will be getting an extra three weeks practice time. The original Xbox One release date for XCOM 2 had been set for September 6th but a recent  announcement states that the game will now be set to release on September 27th in North America and internationally on September 30th  – Take Two’s president Karl Slatoff said during the announcement that the delay was down to the team wanting to ensure the game … Read More »

Thinking. Let’s be honest – it’s not everyone’s strong suit. You, though. You look like an intelligent, thoughtful person (unless you are, you know, the presumptive Republican nominee) and I just bet you love a bit of strategic thinking. We do, too. So here are five quite brilliant Xbox One strategy games that’ll work the old grey matter more than the trigger finger. 5. The Living Dungeon There’s something comforting about a board game. Whether it’s harking back to a childhood we never fully embraced, a yearning for simpler times, or just an excuse to hang out with friends, board … Read More »

We all need to slow down a little. Relax. Take time out of our hectic schedules to ponder our decisions, rather than plunging headlong without pause for thought. Turn based games allow us to sit back and take a breath, consider all the options before making a decision. There might be a timer to keep things from stalling completely, but even so they still offer a different gaming experience. Here are five of the best. Child of Light | Ubisoft Montreal An early title for Xbox One, Ubisoft Montreal’s Child of Light launched in April 2014. This surprising gentle, dream-like fairy-tale takes … Read More »

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