E3: What To Expect From Nintendo


Our E3 coverage continues with a look at the Big N. With the Wii U floundering and their rivals bringing new hardware to the market, this year could be make or break for the Japanese giant. We’re expecting them to bring out the big guns, and Nintendo have plenty of them… Continue reading

Friday Feeling: Best Launch Games

Friday Feeling

We’re excited about this years new console launches, are you? Join us as we take you through some of the finest launch titles! Did you know Sony have never launched a console with a true “killer-app”? Did you know SEGA never released a console with a Sonic game until Dreamcast? Did you know “killer-app’s” at launch are on the fall? Read on… Continue reading

Friday Feeling: Top 5 Reboots

The next-generation is on it’s way and that means sequels to popular games, fresh IP’s and REBOOTS! Yes, the passing of a generation means that beloved cult franchises get given a second (or third!) chance for a new audience. Join us on another FRIDAY FEELING as we look at our favourite 5 reboots of all-time… Continue reading

State Of Play: Nintendo Should Concentrate On Games

nintendo-kirby_00363355Nintendo are the reason many of us are gamers. It was certainly the case with LFG-man Dave Green, who is saddened by the Japanese companies current state. He argues it’d be better for everyone for them to pull out of the hardware race and concentrate on the gamesContinue reading

Hate-Box: Why The Eyes Of Nostalgia Are Blind

Rose-tinted specs. We’ve all wore them at some point. Resident angry man Matt Reynolds believes there’s no place for them in gaming – we should be looking forwards, not back. HATE-BOX returns… Continue reading

FATcast 03: Bionicle of War

Snake is proud to deliver to you FATcast 01.

Snake is proud to deliver to you FATcast 03

The Low Fat Gaming team returns on another FatCast! This week the guys tell us their darkest secrets about Dark Souls, hate on Max Payne 3, reveal which Lord of the Rings character they’d be and find some troubling merchandise in Australia…

All this and more inside – download it here!


Horizon: Watch_Dogs

Going beyond the limits of today’s open world games.

Going beyond the limits of today’s open world games.

E3 2012. There’s one name on everybody’s lips. Watch_Dogs. Ubisoft had a show-stealer on its hands. What was this demo that had taken the gaming world by surprise and left everyone wanting more? Rumour was rampant; It’s a next-generation game. It’s a futuristic Assassin’s Creed. It was a tech demo. It’s a current-generation game. Fast forward to February 20th 2013 and the PS4 reveal. There’s one name on everybody’s lips.

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Tag-Team: Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag – Part 2

Doug McCormack sails in with Tag-Team: Assassin’s Creed: Black Flag Part 2; after Dave was unimpressed in Part 1, this installment sees us look at the positive side of the title and there’s certainly much to be excited for…

It's a pirates life for us!

It’s a pirates life for us!

If I told you that in development right now there’s an open world adventure starring pirates – what would your reaction be? If I suggested that it was a completely free-form adventure where you captain a vessel, sail a vast and populated Caribbean from Jamaica to Nassau; partake in naval battles, seamlessly inter-meshed with hand to hand combat, would you be excited? What If I were to add that you can visit over fifty towns, coves, hidden ruins and jungles developed by a massive team with a proven track record shipping AAA open world adventures- would you be eager to pre-order? What if I told you it’s yet another Assassin’s Creed game, would your opinion sour? It shouldn’t. Continue reading

Weekly News Blast

News BlastHas it been a week already? Cameron Harris says it has and he’s back to bring you the gaming news of the week. Here’s what you need to know… So another week has past which means more games and stuff for us to enjoy! Sadly, this week has been dryer than a litre of gin; however there’s still plenty of content to feast our eyes on to keep us thrilled until next week. So let’s get to it!
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Friday Feeling: Upcoming Next Gen Games To Make You Feel Good!

It’s Friday – the STRONGEST of weekdays! As we head into the weekend, we take a look at some of the next generation games that are BOUND to get those juices flowing and make you feel good. Join us for another wonderful Friday Feeling, where if it feels good then you KNOW it’s right… Continue reading