Articles written by Stephen Palmer (Page 2)
I'm going deeper underground... or not
January 29, 2017 - Top-down craft 'em up Subterrain appeals with its Dead Space-esque sci-fi setting. However, is the slog through the infected bases of Mars worth surviving?
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Another bad ghost-busting game
January 18, 2017 - Sylvio seems like quite an interesting proposition: a horror game that has you recording spooky messages from beyond the grave in order to unravel their mysteries. Unfortunately, the finished product is neither scary nor compelling.
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Putting the puzzles back in Tomb Raider
December 12, 2016 - Following in the sneaky footsteps of Hitman's Agent 47, Lara Croft GO is the next entry in Square Enix's mobile series of spin-offs to make its way to PlayStation 4. However, does the home console version justify the higher price tag?
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Hands-on with online dino survival
December 10, 2016 - After extensive early access periods on both PC and Xbox One, Ark: Survival Evolved finally comes to PlayStation 4. Is this still-unfinished game worth picking up ahead of its final release date in the spring?
Read more: Ark: Survival Evolved Still Needs to Evolve
The seminal horror series creeps its way onto PlayStation 4
November 29, 2016 - This compilation brings together all three Amnesia titles into one terrifying package. Is it worth your time and sanity, or should you hide in a cupboard and wait for it to move on?
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Like counting sheep
November 10, 2016 - Another year, another iteration of the unusually popular Farming Simulator series. Time to get in your tractor and drive up and down your bountiful crops for ages!
Read more: Farming Simulator 17 Review
October 10, 2016 - Rogue Stormers is a 2D roguelike co-op shooter that's designed to be enjoyed with friends. It's a shame that no one's playing it...
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A bit of a truck up
October 8, 2016 - Clustertruck is a simple game that looks like a lot of fun at first glance. But, does it deliver the goods or crash and burn?
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October 3, 2016 - Dead Synchronicity mixes classic point and click gameplay with a mature dystopian setting. But, does it craft a compelling combination?
Read more: Dead Synchronicity: Tomorrow Comes Today Review
A comedy of errors
September 20, 2016 - I was quite looking forward to playing Zenith. At first glance, it looked like it might be something along the lines of a Baldur's Gate or Dungeon Siege. Boy, was I in for a disappointment.
Read more: Zenith Review