Reviews & hands-on

  • Gaming 1.5 out of 5

    Domination - PC review

    By 20 May 2005

    Turn-based strategy has been around since man invented, well, chess. Domination is not, as the title suggests, a filthy sex game. It is, however, the latest offering to bring turn-based combat to the PC. It follows in a long line of turn-based games....

  • Gaming 4 out of 5

    Painkiller - Black Edition - PC review

    By 18 March 2005

    Painkiller is a little like a FPS stripped down to its bare essentials - zombies, guns and lots of gore. When released last year it was hailed as the new “Doom”. Since then an expansion pack has been released with extra levels, and now the two have...

  • Gaming 4 out of 5

    Cops 2170 The Power Of the Law - PC review

    By 28 January 2005

    Point and click strategy games don’t all have to be set is a land that looks like the ‘Shire’ from the Lord of the Rings Trilogy. But can Cops 2170 manage do break away from the pack? We take a look and find out. The latest offering from the MIST...

  • Gaming 4 out of 5

    Painkiller - PC review

    By 22 April 2004

    Want a movie-style pitching line to sum up Painkiller? We'd called it “Serious Damned”. In fact it's a return to the good old days of Doom I and II with another graphical makeover like Serious Sam's. The paper thin plot has you in purgatory and conscripted...