It has now been twenty-two years since the original Mario Kart powered its way into the hearts of gamers across the world on the SNES, with its winning formula of combat racing and familiar Nintendo characters, making it an instant classic and one of the finest multiplayer games ever created. Now though, Nintendo bring this classic series to the Wii U, presenting the first ever Mario Kart game to feature HD visuals, but putting its graphical upgrades aside, does the tried and tested gameplay still hold up today? And is it really the game that Wii U owners have been waiting on?
Gaming is often and unfairly labelled as violent and destructive. We think differently. Dave Green argues that gaming can be a helpful tool in a condition many people are still reluctant talk about, but maybe this can be a start…
Grand Theft Auto 5 is easily the most anticipated title left in this current generation. We can’t wait. Neither can community man Luke Kennedy, who takes a look back at handheld curio Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars and wonders how much of its influence we’ll see in GTA V… Continue reading →
So that was E3! After a couple of luke-warm years, E3 was back with a bang this year with a bevy of enticing titles across all formats, current and next-gen. We’ve scoured the internet and found the 5 games that have been getting the most buzz. Read on to find out which… Continue reading →
E3 is right around the corner and we couldn’t be more excited. It promises to be one of the most memorable of recent times with new hardware and a new generation about to begin. Join us with an E3 FRIDAY FEELING special as we take a look at some of the best moments from E3’s gone by… Continue reading →