Review: Crysis 2

Game: Crysis 2 Format: PC (not tested), PS3, Xbox360 Developer: Crytek Publisher: EA It seems to have become common practice to talk about what Crysis 2 doesn’t do. Certainly, we at the Newb Review could follow suit… ah, what the hell, let’s do it. Crysis 2 is a game that doesn’t (at time of writing) [...]

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Wed, April 27 2011 » PC/Mac, PS3, Reviews, Xbox 360 » 2 Comments

Preview: Alice: Madness Returns

The Newb Review were recently invited to play a preview build of Alice: Madness Returns, the first home console release from American McGee’s new development studio ‘Spicy Horse’. We take a look at what’s on offer from an American called American, a Chinese development team and a dark new take on an old English story. [...]

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Fri, April 8 2011 » PC/Mac, Previews, PS3, Xbox 360 » 1 Comment

Review: Motorstorm Apocalypse

Game: Motorstorm Apocalypse Format: Playstation 3 Developer: Evolution Studios Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment When Motorstorm Apocalypse was planned for release on March 12th 2011, nobody could have predicted the tragic events that were to strike Japan just 24 hours earlier. Nonetheless, when a force nine earthquake left thousands of Japanese dead and many more homeless, [...]

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Thu, March 31 2011 » PS3, Reviews » No Comments

Eurogamer Expo 2010 Impressions

This past weekend saw the third annual Eurogamer Expo in London’s Earls Court. It was a great event, open to the public as well as us journalist types, and ran from Friday the 1st October to Sunday 3rd October. While the games on show were the same every day, each day had one-off developer sessions [...]

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Sun, October 3 2010 » Articles, Opinion Pieces » 1 Comment

The Newb Review Episode 38

Tom is yet again away this week, but never fear! Ash once again takes the reigns of the podcast. Joining him is of course, Mr Adam Radcliffe, Ian Young and returning guest Simon. Together they take you through the latest news this week including all the fallout from the launch of Halo: Reach, as well [...]

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Tue, September 21 2010 » Podcasts » No Comments