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Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition now available on Google Play for Android too

Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition now available on Google Play for Android too

By 18 April 2014

Attention Android RPG fans: Baldur's Gate has come to Android. First published in 1998 and developed by BioWare, Baldur's Gate is a Dungeons and Dragons-style role-playing game for Mac and PC. And now it's available for Android as Baldur's Gate: Enhanced... >>

Best iPad games: RPG

Best iPad games: RPG

By 7 September 2012

The best iPad RPGs are the kind of top iPad apps that will make you forget you ever had a games console at all. There may not be the 10 years of gameplay that an Elder Scrolls adventure can provide but, trust us, these things will suck your spare time... >>

Game of Thrones RPG screens and in-depth preview

Game of Thrones RPG screens and in-depth preview

By 25 April 2012

Any thought that developer Cyanide has jumped on the bandwagon with the Game of Thrones video game should be left at the full stop of this sentence. It’s been in production for over three years - long before HBO ever got the rights to make the now hit... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Dragon's Lair review (Android & iOS)

APP OF THE DAY: Dragon's Lair review (Android & iOS)

By 8 December 2011

One of the oldest games in the business is now available to play on just about all of the world’s smartphones. At 28 years of age and counting this, at the time, ground-breaking animated role-play adventure has still just about got it and at the least... >>

Dead Island review
3 out of 5

Dead Island review

By 12 September 2011

With the best part of a million views on YouTube, the trailer for Dead Island has whipped zombie enthusiasts into a minor frenzy of expectation. That anticipation is piqued further by the game’s intro, a thinly veiled tribute to The Prodigy’s Smack... >>

The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings review
4 out of 5

The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings review

By 27 May 2011

By anyone’s standards, The Witcher 2 is the best fantasy RPG of the last few years. It is more polished than Dragon Age, more expansive than Dragon Age 2 and in a different league to Risen, Two Worlds II and Gothic 4. It has a strong story, a fascinating... >>

Torchlight (XBLA) review
4.5 out of 5

Torchlight (XBLA) review

By 23 March 2011

It’s House Party time on the Xbox 360 and everyone’s invited - well, anyone with an Xbox and subscription to the Live service, that is. Fortunately, it’s the kind of party where you don’t actually have to speak to anyone and can just sit down... >>

Fallout: New Vegas review
4 out of 5

Fallout: New Vegas review

By 19 October 2010

Following in the footsteps of any successful game can be a tricky task, especially one as much-loved as Fallout 3. However, that is the task that developers Obsidian and publishers Bethesda have given themselves. Much hyped, much anticipated - we get... >>

Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies   review
4.5 out of 5

Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies review

By 26 July 2010

It's almost traditional to start a Dragon Quest review by contrasting the enormous popularity of the series in Japan, where it's a phenomenon on the scale of Star Wars or Harry Potter; with its reception over here, where it's never found the mass appeal... >>

Demon's Souls - PS3   review
4 out of 5

Demon's Souls - PS3 review

By 6 July 2010

Demon's Souls has spent a year or so developing a fanatical cult following in the US and Japan, and while not everyone will understand why, those who do are in for a treat. This is not a game that inspires lukewarm feelings. If it grabs you, it becomes... >>