Category: Vita reviews

Tearaway Review

Genre: Platformer / Platforms: PlayStation Vita Developer: Media Molecule / Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment Platform Played: PlayStation Vita Tearaway is a game that could only have appeared on the PlayStation Vita. Whilst you might say “well ‘duh’, it’s a Vita game” to that statement, let me explain to you why Tearaway is so special and […]

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‘Furmins’ Review

Platforms: PlayStation Vita Publisher/Developer: Beatshapers (Originally Housemarque) Genre: Puzzle Platformer Platform Played: PlayStation Vita Originally, Furmins was developed by critically acclaimed developer Housemarque, and was first released for iOS devices in February, 2012. Now, the touch-controlled puzzle platformer has been ported to the PlayStation Vita by independent Ukrainian developer Beatshapers. Furmins […]

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‘Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate’ Review

Platforms: PlayStation Vita/ Nintendo 3DS Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment  Developer: Armature Studio Genre: Action Adventure  Platform Played: PlayStation Vita The Batman Arkham series has proven it is possible to allow gamers to jump into Batman’s shoes. The exploration, storytelling and combat all tie together wonderfully to make the player actually […]

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‘Dragon’s Crown’ Review

Platforms: PlayStation Vita/PlayStation 3. Developer: Vanillaware/Atlus Publisher: Atlus Genre: Action Role-Playing Platform Played: PlayStation 3 Vanillaware has created an experience that encapsulates you within a fantasy setting, through fantastical and beautiful artwork, unique array of character designs, mythological beasts throughout the land, and a whimsical soundtrack. Dragon’s Crown provides an […]

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‘Lone Survivor: The Director’s Cut’ Review

Platform: PlayStation 3/ PS Vita (Cross-buy) Platform Played On: PS Vita Developer: Curve Digital (original game by Jasper Byrne) Publisher: Curve Studios Genre: 2D Survival Horror When I think “horror games”, I think of 3D worlds where it is quiet, too quiet, and darkness rules supreme. Lone Survivor: The Director’s Cut takes this […]

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Killzone Mercenary Review

Platforms: PlayStation Vita. Developer: Guerilla Cambridge. Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment. Genre: First Person Shooter. Platform Played: PlayStation Vita. Since before its launch in December 2011 and February 2012, many have been clamouring for a true first person shooter for the PlayStation Vita that isn’t mediocre at the very […]

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‘Rayman Legends’ Review

Platform: Wii U, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PC, PlayStation Vita Genre: Platformer Developer: Ubisoft Montpellier  Publisher: Ubisoft Platform Reviewed On: Wii U Have you ever personally undergone a love-at-first-site moment with a game? If you haven’t, the best way to describe it is there really isn’t a definitive description. Like a loud sneeze […]

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‘Stealth Inc. A Clone in the Dark’ Review

Platforms: PlayStation 3/PlayStation Vita (Stealth Bastard available on PC/Linux/Android/OS X) Developer/Publisher: Curve Studios Genre: 2D Stealth-Based Platformer Platform Played: PlayStation Vita Electronic beats rise around me, reminiscent of a night on the town. This club is different though. The wall up ahead is coated with blood, one stain forming […]

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Hotline Miami Review

Party in the city where the heat is on; all night on the beach ’til the break of dawn… Platforms: Microsoft Windows/OS X/Linux/PS3 & PS Vita Developer: Dennaton Games Publisher: Devolver Digital Genre: Action Platform Played: PlayStation 3 Burst through a door, knocking an unwary henchman flying. Cave his skull in with a pipe before […]

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