What I’ve Been Playing: TrackMania 2 Stadium

What I’ve Been Playing: TrackMania 2 Stadium

Pete takes time to check out the latest release in the TrackMania series, which recently hit open beta... and Steam!

What I’ve Been Playing: Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed (Wii U)

What I’ve Been Playing: Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed (Wii U)

Pete bought a Wii U and a copy of Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed in a moment of weakness yesterday. Read on to hear what he thought.

What I’ve Been Playing: ManiaPlanet (TrackMania 2, ShootMania)

What I’ve Been Playing: ManiaPlanet (TrackMania 2, ShootMania)

Been looking for an online game community to get involved with? Why not check out Ubisoft's ManiaPlanet and its related games? Pete shares some experiences from the front.

What I’ve Been Playing: Cargo Commander (PC)

What I’ve Been Playing: Cargo Commander (PC)

Alex Connolly figures that, in space, no one can hear you scavenge as he checks out the curiously compelling Cargo Commander from Serious Brew.

What I’ve Been Playing: Topia (iOS)

What I’ve Been Playing: Topia (iOS)

Alex Connolly has been shaping worlds in the palm of his hand, and wants to share the joy of peculiar planetary sandbox Topia World Builder with you.

What I’ve Been Playing: Starvoid (PC)

What I’ve Been Playing: Starvoid (PC)

MOBA? Hmm. Not really. Full-blown RTS? Hmm, not quite. I am really quite puzzled by Paradox-published, Zeal Games Studio-created Starvoid, but in that bemused and intrigued way one saves for things like coffee-flavoured soda. Unlike coffee-flavoured soda, I appear to be returning for short, sharp sessions...

What I’ve Been Playing: Saints Row: The Third (PC)

What I’ve Been Playing: Saints Row: The Third (PC)

I’ve just spent the last two weeks travelling due to my honeymoon, but before then (and continuing now that I’m back) I was playing Saints Row: The Third. And it’s probably some of the best gaming I’ve had this year. I know this is probably pushing the boundaries of what gets...

What I’ve Been Playing: City of Heroes/Villains (PC)

What I’ve Been Playing: City of Heroes/Villains (PC)

Over the past week I have continued playing City of Heroes/City of Villains (CoX) on the PC. CoX has kept me entertained since I started playing in 2006, aside from a brief break due to graphics card issues. This past week has seen me focusing on three main things in my play sessions. The first portion...

What I’ve Been Playing: Spelunky (360)

What I’ve Been Playing: Spelunky (360)

Spelunky has actually been around for a while now, but has shot to prominence in recent weeks due to its Xbox Live Arcade Release. The original game was a freeware “roguelike” platformer featuring permadeath, randomly generated levels and a level of difficulty best described as...

A Weekend in The Secret World

A Weekend in The Secret World

I wasn’t going to play The Secret World, however intriguing its combination of conspiracy-theory politics and Lovecraftian horror sounded. I’ve been burned by MMORPGs too many times — all too often, they show early promise and then just get lazy the further you go, turning into just...