Having struggled with retro reboots on Microsoft’s download platform, a new trio of ratings listings suggest the Japanese gaming giant is pushing ahead with more HD conversions instead, including Virtual Fighter 2.
Leon is pointing guns at crowds of zombies once again, but does this aging franchise need residential care? We take a look at Resident Evil 6 for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 to see whether Capcom's celebrated franchise has enough life left in it to justify its retail price tag.
Mention the word 'steampunk' and some people's eyes will instantly light up, while others furrow their brows in confusion; confusion that usually results in them thinking you’re into some weird fetish website. We’re not going to try and educate you on the steampunk scene here. Instead we'll point an ominous, ornate walking cane at Dishonored, and leave you to figure it out for yourself.
Okay, here's a bit of controversy to kick things off: very few Bond films are actually any good. They've got nostalgic and camp value the keeps them entertaining on bank holiday afternoons, but only a select handful of them actually offer a gratifying cinematic experience.
It might not hold up to a great deal of scrutiny these days, but the scene in Star Wars when Han and Luke man the Millennium Falcon’s turret guns to take out the Tie Fighters was a damnably exciting moment in cinema history. A few flash computer graphics, the excitement of sitting behind a gun that’s bigger than you are, and chasing down high-speed fighters to get them in your sights was a masterpiece of action and tension.