Monthly Archives: August 2013


Episode 77: Chernobyl Tetris

20 Games Not In 40 Minutes. This week: our so-called lives in Gone Home, anti-anti-art in Killer Is Dead, and beards and boredom in Lost Planet 3. Also: Hell Tetris.

Video: Killer Is Dead Review

Why Suda 51's latest opus is a bit of all right.... and determinedly not sexist.

Lost Planet 3: The Most Boring Game Of All Time?

A lukewarm review - to say the least - of Capcom and Spark Unlimited's new Lost Planet sequel.


Episode 76: No Horning

20 Games In More Than 40 Minutes. This week: how Call Of Duty Ghosts handles on Xbox One, why The Bureau lets its country down, and what makes Gone Home so damn intriguing. Also: a lack of modern hornfare.

Video: Call of Duty: Ghosts Hands-On Preview

Jon offers up a few thoughts after sampling the multiplayer side of Call of Duty: Ghosts (in Domination, Blitzed and Cranked modes) on Xbox One at Gamescom 2013.

Video: The Bureau: XCOM Declassified Review

A mixed-to-positive response to 2K Marin's ambitious new XCOM spinoff The Bureau: XCOM Declassified.

Video: Boss Review

Jon is impressed with Nocturnal Studios' XBLIG tower defence/shooter hybrid Boss.