May2019

March2019

March2018

  • 42

    PS4

    Review Mad Max

    What a waste-land

    Republished on Wednesday 28th March 2018: We're bringing this review back from the archives following the announcement of April's PlayStation Plus lineup. The original text follows. With the recent cinematic success of Mad Max: Fury Road, there has never been a better time for a game based on Max Rockatansky's particular brand of...

July2017

  • 55

    PS4

    Review Just Cause 3

    A hankering for Scorpio

    Republished on Wednesday, 26th July 2017: We're bringing this review back from the archives following the announcement of August 2017's PlayStation Plus lineup. The original text follows. Just Cause 3 can be best described as a catalyst for fun. The huge array of tools at your disposal, the sheer size of the...

March2016

  • 6

    PS4

    Review Just Cause 3: Sky Fortress

    Wingsuitably insane

    One of the best things about Just Cause 3 was its traversal. Sure, there were cars to drive, planes to fly, and boats to... float (?), but when it came down to getting from A-to-B quickly, the ultra-responsive wingsuit was always the best answer. It felt perfectly weighted – tinkered with to the highest degree in order to make...

September2011

  • 0

    PS3

    Review Renegade Ops

    Renegade Ops is a bombastic and knowingly stupid co-operative shooter with some outstanding production values

    Explosions are exciting things. They incite the most childish inhibitions in any man, harking back to those playground days spent pretending to be soldiers and watching Transformers cartoons (the originals, of course) on television. Renegade...

April2010

  • 1

    PS3

    Review Just Cause 2

    Honestly, who cares? The game's too badly written and voiced to give any sane player a semblance of interest

    But that's kind of the point — Just Cause 2 is a sandbox where the crux of the experience depends on exploration and making your own fun. The B-movie type plot shoots for a James Bond under-cover agent style motive that attempts to justify...