Review: Shantae and the Seven Sirens (Sony PlayStation 4)


Review by Matt S. Shantae’s fifth outing also represents the first time that the series has lost a little of its lustre and magic, which is ironic given that the HD art has been polished to the point that it’s positively shining. WayForward’s team of talented artists and designers have,…

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Review: Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Ultimate Edition (Nintendo Switch)


Review by Matt S.  This, right here, is how you do a complete package of a game, and give people who purchased the original title more than enough reason to double-dip. This is how you give people who missed the game the first time something so loaded with content that…

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The Friday Ten: The ten best games set in the fantasy Middle East


List by Matt S. If there’s one setting that I love, and would like to see a lot more of, it’s the fantasy Middle East. With 1001 Arabian Nights being overwhelmingly influential in this setting, when you think of a fantasy Middle East, you’re probably thinking of harems and beautiful…

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The DDNet podcast: On JRPGs, PlayStation VR, and an almighty fight over Final Fantasy XII


And the new DDNet podcast, Digitally Uploaded, is now live! And this week, we’re talking about a subject that is very special for us all; the JRPG genre. Chris, Alan, and Matt highlight some of their favourite JRPGs of all time, discussing what those games mean for each of them,…

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