Archive for March, 2012

  • Sine Mora Review (XBLA)

    Sine Mora Review (XBLA)

    One of the games I always liked back in the day as they say was 1943; this was a great simple game that involved the player shooting down the enemy planes as they scrolled past. There were various power-ups that added to your fire power and it helped me pass many an hour in pursuit […]

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  • The Witcher 2 Goes Gold on Xbox 360

    The Witcher 2 Goes Gold on Xbox 360

    The good folks at CD Project RED have just announced that enhanced edition of The Witcher 2 is now gold and on it’s way to Xbox 360 and should be available come April 17th (2012). Having needed a fairly hefty system for it’s original PC form, it will be interesting to see how this beast […]

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  • Podcast #49: MoP Beta, ME3 Drama, Binary Domain, Consoles

    Podcast #49: MoP Beta, ME3 Drama, Binary Domain, Consoles

    Tune in every second week as The Gameolio Podcast talks games and interesting related tidbits. If you would like to interact with the show and drop us some feedback or perhaps a question/contribution to the show please drop us an email: gameolio at gameolio dot com. You can now also drop in and join us LIVE […]

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  • Assassins Creed 3 Collector’s Editions Details Revealed

    Assassins Creed 3 Collector’s Editions Details Revealed

    Certainly not wasting any time, details of the collector’s editions for the upcoming Assassins Creed III (3) game have broke out. Each edition seems to feature a few common and a couple unique items to each. It seems quite strange a special edition features an item not available in either collector editions. For details on […]

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  • Mass Effect 3 Review (PS3)

    Mass Effect 3 Review (PS3)

    As massive shadows descend on the Earth, the world pauses to look up to the sky, only to see the hulking metallic figures of hundreds of the Reaper menace descending into the city. As they land they shake loose hundreds of crazed zombie-like infantry, while the enormous explosion of a nearby building marks the firing […]

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  • The Last Story Review (Wii)

    The Last Story Review (Wii)

    The Last Story was brought to Wii by the minds behind the original Final Fantasy series. When it was released in Japan in January 2011, it immediately caused a stir among RPG players. By the end of the year it has sold around 160,000 copies in the island nation. With such a major RPG on […]

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  • Podcast #48: Mass Effect 3, DLC Fiasco, Steam Box

    Podcast #48: Mass Effect 3, DLC Fiasco, Steam Box

    Tune in every second week as The Gameolio Podcast talks games and interesting related tidbits. If you would like to interact with the show and drop us some feedback or perhaps a question/contribution to the show please drop us an email: gameolio at gameolio dot com. You can now also drop in and join us LIVE […]

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  • Shoot Many Robots Review (XBLA)

    Shoot Many Robots Review (XBLA)

    Send the cogs flying! Now in case anyone was in any doubt at all, this game involves shooting many robots, I almost feel as though there should be a message in the credits to say that no actual robots were harmed in the making of this game and when you play it you’ll see what […]

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  • Journey Review (PSN)

    Journey Review (PSN)

    Redefining multiplayer interaction The indie developer Thatgamecompany are known for their beautiful and compelling games that break away from the (unfortunate) standard of game design. As Thatgamecompany quite poignantly state: they ‘develop artistically crafted, broadly accessible video games that push the boundaries of interactive entertainment’. Their latest release, Journey, a PSN exclusive,  is a sublime […]

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  • Another World Released for Android Devices

    Another World Released for Android Devices

    Another World, a uniquely enjoyable gaming notch from my childhood developed by Eric Chahi, had recently surpassed it’s 20th anniversary and enjoyed a release on iOS devices late last year. Thankfully the anniversary edition is now also available for a wide range of Android devices too care of DotEmu. The title has been given the HD treatment […]

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