More bang for your bytes
More bang for your bytes

Jaw-dropping moments and intense action are the hallmarks of the blockbuster gaming scene, and making crazy concepts even crazier with tons of bad guys, awesome weaponry or insane speed is just one of... Continue Reading »

Review: Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse
Review: Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse

Platform games were easily my genre of choice back in the old ‘retro’ days of the SNES, Master System, NES and Genesis. Cool to stare at, tricky to play and even more difficult to master. A true gamers... Continue Reading »

Castle of Illusion vanishes from XBLA
Castle of Illusion vanishes from XBLA

Upon perusing the games tab on my 360 last night, I noticed that Castle of Illusion was missing from the recent games under the arcade tab – although if you search by A-Z the game still appears... Continue Reading »

Behind the scenes with Castle of Illusion continues with part 2
Behind the scenes with Castle of Illusion continues with part 2

SEGA have released the second part in their behind the scenes footage of Castle of Illusion. No doubt every one of us who got to experience this awesome platformer the first time round will be looking... Continue Reading »

Emiko Yamamoto talks Castle of Illusion
Emiko Yamamoto talks Castle of Illusion

I have fond memories of playing Castle of Illusion on the Mega Drive and I’m excited awaiting its HD revival. Today, SEGA have released a brand new trailer in which Emiko Yamamoto, the Director of... Continue Reading »

Sonic Lost World has been trademarked!
Sonic Lost World has been trademarked!

Is there a new Sonic game in the works? Yesterday Sonic Lost World was trademarked in the EU. Lost World was a stage from Sonic Adventure and Sonic Adventure DX, could the style of this stage form the... Continue Reading »

Gearbox and Sega being sued over Aliens: Colonial Marines
Gearbox and Sega being sued over Aliens: Colonial Marines

Gearbox and Sega have had a lawsuit filed against them reporting that they willfully misrepresented Aliens: Colonial Marines during advertising and manipulated fans into buying an inferior product. The... Continue Reading »

Castle of Illusion remake announced along with trailer
Castle of Illusion remake announced along with trailer

Sega have revealed that a remake of the Sega Genesis game Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse will be coming out this summer for the XBLA. Here’s an announcement trailer for good measure. Legendary... Continue Reading »

Sega adds disclaimer to Aliens: Colonial Marines trailers
Sega adds disclaimer to Aliens: Colonial Marines trailers

Sega has added disclaimers to its Aliens: Colonial Marines trailers after admitting they didn’t accurately reflect the final game. The decision was made following talks between Sega and the Advertising... Continue Reading »

Aliens: Colonial Marines receives another update
Aliens: Colonial Marines receives another update

Too little too late? Well maybe, but it’s good to see that Gearbox are attempting to right some of the wrongs in Aliens: Colonial Marines. the update is live now and addresses the following issues: General Added... Continue Reading »

Brand new Alien game leaked?
Brand new Alien game leaked?

If you can cast your mind back to May 2011 you may remember that The Creative Assembly announced they had begun work on a brand new game based on the Alien series, long before we had seen anything of the... Continue Reading »

Review: Aliens: Colonial Marines
Review: Aliens: Colonial Marines

It’s hard work being an Alien fanboy – there hasn’t been an exceptional addition to the film series since 1986 (despite two direct sequels and the “should-have-been-awesome” Aliens vs... Continue Reading »

How did Aliens Colonial Marines end up looking so ugly?
How did Aliens Colonial Marines end up looking so ugly?

Personally I’m enjoying Aliens: Colonial Marines, sure there are issues with the game and the survival horror is all but nonexistent but I must admit that it’s great fun to play with a group... Continue Reading »

Aliens: Colonial Marines getting massive fix update
Aliens: Colonial Marines getting massive fix update

With it being almost universally panned by the critics, Aliens: Colonial Marines is set to receive a huge game update to address the niggling issues that are currently infesting it. This update has been... Continue Reading »

Aliens: Colonial Marines to receive Season Pass and Bug Hunt DLC confirmed
Aliens: Colonial Marines to receive Season Pass and Bug Hunt DLC confirmed

Giddy with excitement over the upcoming Aliens: Colonial Marines? Well of course you are, but maybe you’re already thinking about more. Will there be more DLC? Well it seems Sega is ready to answer... Continue Reading »

Rumour: Aliens: Colonial Marines Horde mode to be DLC?
Rumour: Aliens: Colonial Marines Horde mode to be DLC?

Some eagle eyes over the pond have spotted some promotional material leaking planned DLC for the upcoming Aliens: Colonial Marines. Posted on the Gearbox forums is a snapshot of the advertisement for... Continue Reading »

Aliens: Colonial Marines Contact gets extended trailer
Aliens: Colonial Marines Contact gets extended trailer

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be in amongst the dirty end of an Alien infested ship? Here’s your chance. Sega and Gearbox have brought us the Colonial Marines in all their slow-mo... Continue Reading »

Aliens: Colonial Marines – Multiplayer trailer
Aliens: Colonial Marines – Multiplayer trailer

Whilst the following trailer hasn’t been released through the official YouTube channels, it does show off some awesome multiplayer elements of the upcoming Aliens game. Showing off a number of special... Continue Reading »

SEGA’s acquisition of Relic Entertainment
SEGA’s acquisition of Relic Entertainment

Last night it was confirmed that SEGA have acquired all shares of THQ Canada Inc. and some IPs owned by THQ Inc. THQ Canada was responsible for developing titles such as “Warhammer 40k Dawn of War”... Continue Reading »

New Aliens: Colonial Marines trailer is ‘Kick Ass’
New Aliens: Colonial Marines trailer is ‘Kick Ass’

In just under three weeks we will finally get the chance to step into the boots of a Colonial Marine – I know I can hardly believe it myself! SEGA have released a brand new trailer which features... Continue Reading »