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Google Cardboard – The £3 Oculus Rift

We’ve all heard about the Oculus Rift; the headset that promises to truly deliver a full Virtual Reality experience, dropping the player into a computer-generated world and letting them experience the world first-hand.

The tech has garnered a lot of coverage in the industry over the last few years, including a great deal of discussion regarding the shipping of the pre-ordered hardware. Read more …

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6 Best Games at E3 2015 So Far

This year’s E3 has had it’s up’s and plenty more downs (bow to the Hoop God, you pathetic mortals!) but there’s been plenty of thrilling games on show, and maybe it’s because of the contrast with last year’s dismal effort, but personally I’m satisfied. Among the numerous unveilings, showcases, hyperbole and ceiling cars, there were six games that particularly peaked my interest, and here they are.  Read more …

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The Witcher 3 Made Me Humble

It tends to be quite rare that you, as a gamer, come upon the occasion that your pre-conceptions are proven to be wholly wrong, insofar as a game you’ve written off is concerned at any rate…

Let’s face it, if you’ve decided that a game isn’t going to be any good, you’re unlikely to pick it up and play it are you? I don’t know about you, but I tend to avoid paying upwards of £50 for something I actively expect to be rubbish.

Why’s this relevant? Well it just so happens that I didn’t have high hopes for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. Indeed, I had virtually no expectations, as I’d written it of completely… Read more …