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PlayStation Classic Review: A Rushed Return to a Classic

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There's some beautiful irony here. I'm just back from Sony's launch of the PlayStation Classic in Dublin. I was going to settle in for a night of Battlefield V before the damn Xbox One informed me that it needed an update. PlayStation never had that problem right? Anyway, the Japanese gaming giant, Sony, has indeed brought us the PlayStation...

Football Manager 2019 Review

I love Football Manager, it's by far my favourite game on the planet so strap in as I give a totally unbiased review for this years annual update. That's right, Football Manager 2019 is here and better than ever before. So it's time to throw on your finest suit, sit in the corner of the room listening to the...

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Review: Everything You Need to Know

It's becoming harder and harder to ignore the fact that the gaming industry is going through some form of boom with epic titles like Fifa 19, Spider-man and Red Dead Redemption all hitting the shelves around the same time. Now it's time to add another title to that ever growing list of top games to play this Winter. Over...

The Amazing Spider-man: Possibly the Best ps4 Game This Year?

Spider-man, Spider-man...I can do whatever a Spider-man can, with my PlayStation 4 control and that's enough to keep me happy. At its core, Insomniac Games’ new adventure strives to make you feel like Spider-Man and it delivers in spades! From the moment the initial screen loaded to the story line ending credits, this game had me hooked in a...

FIFA 19 Review: Gameplay and a Feast of Modes in the Best FIFA Yet

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It’s one of those perennial classics. Without fail, I get my hands on the latest edition of FIFA every year and as someone who loves smartphones, they can often feel quite similar. Every year, a new version is released, it’s a bit pricey and you’re left wondering if it’s money well spent or not. Well, FIFA 19 is well...

Upcoming Games in 2018: Has the Best Yet to Come?

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We've already seen some fantastic games this year as our precious gaming allotted hours fade away with Far Cry 5 and God of War topping that list. However, the second half of the year is expected to be blockbuster time, with major studios releasing long awaited games. All of this, of course, is assuming anyone can tear themselves away...

FIFA 19: New Features and Irish Release Date

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Update: Read my full review of FIFA 19 As a sports-loving gamer, there are a few big dates on my calendar every year. Football Manager, Formula 1 and FIFA are games which get annual updates which naturally means they also take large lumps of my life every year too. Fresh off the back of the World Cup and with the...

The Crew 2 Review: Nationwide Madness

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The Crew 2 is in many ways, like the original game was, highly ambitious. But does is this a game you should rush out to buy or wait a while to see it on the second-hand rack in GameStop? Here’s my review of The Crew 2. What is The Crew 2 About? The whole premise of the game is pretty thin....

PlayStation Now: Everything You Need to Know

It's finally here, Sony's long awaited PlayStation Now has finally launched in Ireland. Dubbed the "Netflix of gaming", the service has over 500 games that are available to play on a range of devices, all for a simple monthly subscription. Previously we mentioned some of our favourite retro PlayStation games and now we can get them all in one...

Get Shit Done With Video Game Soundtracks

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I remember when I was younger and being told to turn off the PlayStation because I needed to get outside for some exercise to be healthy. I always hoped that some sort of study would come along and just say FIFA 2001 was actually fantastic for the development of young brains. While that study never did come along, science...