Nintendo Introduces Nintendo 2DS

Announced on 28th August 2013 (out of nowhere), Nintendo have released yet another handheld baby to the market. The 2DS is a new touchscreen tablet that plays all your 3DS games. But the second screen doesn’t offer 3D, but you can still play 3DS games, downloads and go online – all at the fraction of […]

Spotlight: The Heart of Gaming

Sadly arcades are a rarity in London these days, after the closing of Funland/Segaworld in Trocadero, then Gamerbase, and lastly Goodge Street arcade, gamers of London are left with a few mediocre machines in the basement of Trocadero – a shadow of the real ambience. Enter The Heart of Gaming, a group decided to do […]

Ni No Kuni: Studio Ghibli Preview

Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch is a JRPG created by the talented Japanese development team at LEVEL-5 with animation by the legendary Studio Ghibli, the company responsible for countless animated theatrical masterpieces. Following its Japanese release in late 2011 for PlayStation3, the game is coming to European fans on the 25th of […]

Learn Japanese RPG gamers and play PSO2 now!

Just a recap on the Phantasy Star series, Japanese role-playing games originally released for consoles by Sega. The series debuted in 1987 on the Sega Master System with Phantasy Star, and continues into the present with Phantasy Star Online 2 (also known as PSO2 for short) and other extensions of the PSO sub-series. The games […]

2D vs 3D Beat ’em Ups: FIGHT!

Bout 1: crash Due to watching the promo video of Tekken Tag Tournament 2 the lines of the battlefield have blurred – what exactly were the origins behind the first beat ‘em up games? Why does Streetfighter keep to the 2D format even though we’re 3D and 4D capable now? All these questions and more […]

PSP Vita Overview: Rocking the Social Network

Everyone is going wild at the moment for the next generation hand consoles. Summer is coming and we all want to game in the glorious sunshine. The Playstation Portable Vita (PSP Vita) was released in Europe February 2012 and had shops in a lockdown with pre-orders. With a long life battery to withstand  non-use for […]