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REVIEW: Ghost of Tsushima

Seven years on from its debut, the PlayStation 4 is soon to be replaced by the next generation. During this beloved era, we’ve been handed a treasure trove of PlayStation exclusives to sink our teeth into that ranges from The Last of Us Remastered all…

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REVIEW: SKATER XL

In the evolution of the eight generation console wave, the absence of the skateboarding genre has been felt by a dedicated fanbase that still yearn for the experiences that EA and Activision provided with their Skate and Tony Hawk franchises, respectively. The seemingly last nail…

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Fus Ro Dah: The Make-Believe Super-Being

Skyrim plays into one of the biggest stereotypes in video games: you, as the character, are an all-important being and it’s up to you to stop whatever impending doom will slowly descend onto the universe. Sometimes you know why you are this one in a…

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OUR CONSOLE: PlayStation 3

Oh, the PlayStation 3. My most-played console. I remember the moment I got it.  When I first switched the console on, I was blown away. After years and years of putting time into the PlayStation 2, I’d finally received an upgrade. The opening sequence and…

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OUR CONSOLE: PlayStation Portable

The luxury of portable gaming has become somewhat of a grail type crusade for the technological giants of the gaming industry. Is the pleasure of a full gaming experience actually attainable from a pocket sized perspective? Or is it just a short lived gimmick? Whilst…

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OUR CONSOLE: PlayStation 2

Christmas, 2004. A 7-year old Markus is awoken and taken downstairs to the living room, where he is greeted by a colorful Christmas tree surrounded by wrapped presents. Being a child, the still joyous and not yet cynical Markus threw himself at the gifts to…

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OUR CONSOLE: PlayStation One

A lot of people will remember their first console for various reasons; whether it be because of a specific game, or because of graphical achievement, everyone has a console that they will always love. A console that I will always love is the Playstation 1….