Song in the Smoke (PS4 - PSVR) - Game review

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Battle strange beasts and brave the elements to stay alive in Song in the Smoke: an expansive and mysterious VR survival game set in a world outside of time. Song in the Smoke puts survival in your hands. Enter a dangerous world and craft weapons, make clothes, build fires, and brew potions to defend yourself against vicious predators. Block, parry, and strike back with your club, attack from distance with your bow, or use your wits to sneak past the lethal creatures that call this land their home. The hunted also becomes the hunter. Use your senses to stalk prey in virtual reality: track their smell, follow their footprints, and plan your strike. When you’re ready, show off your skill with intuitive and responsive VR controls that let you execute the perfect shot. Travel between wildly different environments as you follow the guidance of your ancestors, and uncover the secrets of Song in the Smoke... [click here...]

 

I Expect You to Die 2 (PSVR) - Game review

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Welcome back, Agent! Right now, Zoraxis believes you are dead. To capitalize on this moment, we are sending you deep undercover to explore some diabolical intelligence the Agency has received regarding Zoraxis’ move for world domination. Here’s what we can tell you now...your first mission is to protect the prime minister, who is attending a theater production featuring world-famous actor and celebrity John Juniper... [click here...]

 

Star Wars: Boba Fett Electronic Helmet - review

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Commemorate Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back with The Black Series Boba Fett Electronic Helmet. This roleplay item with premium deco, realistic detail, and movie-inspired design is a great addition to any Star Wars fan’s collection. Featuring a flip-down viewfinder with flashing LED lights and an illuminated rangefinder HUD, fans can imagine what it was like for the famous bounty hunter to suit up for galactic action... [click here...]

 

Orcs Must Die! 3 (Xbox One / Xbox Series X/S)

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Slice, burn, toss, zap, grind and gib massive hordes of repugnant orcs in this long-awaited successor to the award-winning Orcs Must Die! series. Orcs Must Die! 3 ushers orc-slaying mayhem to a previously unimaginable scale. Solo or with a friend by your side, arm yourself with a massive arsenal of traps and weapons... [click here...]

 

LEGO Star Wars: TIE Fighter (75300) Toy review

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Roleplay as the villains from the classic Star Wars trilogy with LEGO's latest version of the Imperial TIE Fighter (75300). Capturing the authentic, sleek design of the iconic starfighter in the Imperial fleet, it features three minifigures (a TIE Fighter Pilot with a blaster pistol, a Stormtrooper with a blaster, plus an NI-L8 Protocol Droid), an opening cockpit and two spring-loaded shooters... [click here...]

 

LEGO Star Wars: X-Wing Fighter (75301) - review

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Young, and the young at heart, can become heroes in their own epic stories with this LEGO brick version of Luke Skywalker’s X-Wing Fighter (75301) from the classic Star Wars trilogy. It’s packed with authentic details, including an opening cockpit with space behind for R2-D2, wings that can be switched to attack position at the touch of a button and 2 spring-loaded shooters. The kit also features Luke Skywalker, R2-D2, Princess Leia and General Dodonna LEGO minifigures, each with weapons, including Luke’s lightsaber... [click here...]

 

Star Wars: Luke Skywalker Helmet - review

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From Hasbro comes the Black Series - a range of premium roleplay collectors items that allow fans to imagine the biggest battles and missions in the Star Wars saga with. With exquisite features, highly-detailed deco, movie-inspired design, interior padding, lights, and sound fx, this full-scale replica of Luke Skywalker's iconic helmet is a great addition to any fan's collection... [click here...]

 

Doctor Who: Resurrection of the Daleks - Book

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The TARDIS is ensnared in a time corridor, catapulting it into derelict docklands on 20th-century Earth. The Doctor and his companions, Tegan and Turlough, stumble on a warehouse harbouring fugitives from the future at the far end of the corridor – and are soon under attack from a Dalek assault force. The Doctor’s oldest enemies have set in motion an intricate and sinister plot to resurrect their race from the ashes of an interstellar war. For the Daleks’ plans to succeed, they must set free their creator, Davros, from a galactic prison – and force the Doctor to help them achieve total control over time and space. But the embittered Davros has ideas of his own… [click here...]

 

Little Nightmares II (PS4) - Game review

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Return to a world of charming horror in Little Nightmares II, a suspense adventure game in which you play as Mono, a young boy trapped in a world that has been distorted by the humming transmission of a distant tower. With Six, the girl in the yellow raincoat, as his guide, Mono sets out to discover the dark secrets of The Signal Tower. Their journey won't be easy; Mono and Six will face a host of new threats from the terrible residents of this world. Will you dare to face this collection of new, little nightmares...? [click here...]

 

Lost Themes III: Alive After Death - Music review

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John Carpenter's first Lost Themes album, released in 2015, came as a very pleasant surprise, with original film-like music and semi-regular hints of his film scores for the fans to detect and savour. Lost Themes II followed the next year. Maybe not quite as good but, nevertheless, another solid bunch of original non-movie tracks. Lost Themes III: Alive After Death is released on Sacred Bones Records, and is available on Vinyl, CD, and for Download... [click here...]