Xbox One Reviews
 
 

Yooka-Laylee Review

Since Microsoft’s acquisition of Rare in 2002, the company’s Banjo-Kazooie franchise has mostly been on hiatus. Banjo-Kazooie: Nuts & Bolts did release in 2008, but was criticised for focusing on vehicle construction rather...
 
 
 
 
 
 

For Honor Review

For Honor has had a lot to live up to. Described as a “shooter with swords”, the promise of gorgeous visuals and online multiplayer has been wetting gamers’ appetites since it was announced back in 2015. Given the medieval sett...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Halo Wars 2 Xbox One Review

Halo Wars was an interesting, if not entirely successful experiment. Primarily, it was an experiment to bring a fully-fledged Real-Time Strategy game to consoles, a genre which has traditionally made its home with the hotkeys a...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Review – A Gorgeous Adventure

For full disclosure, I was one of the 18,558 backers who took to Kickstarter to give Wayforward our money and help bring a new Shantae game to life. The Shantae series follows the titular Shantae, a half-genie who traverses a r...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Dead Rising 4 Review

The Dead Rising games have been synonymous with hordes of zombies and shopping malls for over a decade now, and to put that in to perspective, that’s four years longer than The Walking Dead has been on our screens. In that time...
 
 
 
 
 
 

Titanfall 2 Review – An Incredible Journey

When the original Titanfall was released on Xbox One it set my world alight. I’d never been a big fan of online shooters, but the fast-paced movement, battlefields filled with AI enemies and Titan combat created an experience t...