THE CO-OP CHRONICLES: IBB AND OBB

The players: Andrew – Mathematics student, patient, logical. Jasmine – English Language student, complex intolerant, occasionally dopey. ibb and obb is a two-player puzzle platformer which perfectly merges sights and soundtrack to create a beautiful and atmospheric fantasy universe. This stunningly designed game from Sparpweed does away with unnecessary introductions and tutorials, and without so much as a cut scene, …

FILM REVIEW: THE PURGE: ANARCHY

Starring: Carmen Ejogo, Frank Grillo, Zoë Soul, Kiele Sanchez  Genre: Action, Horror Set in 2023, The Purge: Anarchy retains the same premise from the first film, whereby the legalisation of crime for one night a year is used to keep crime rates down. The film provides little background information, telling audiences only that the annual Purge was sanctioned by the …

5 OF THE: BEST ROGUELIKES & ROGUELITES

5 – Spelunky Spelunky is an incredibly hard and borderline unfair sidescrolling platformer. The game requires you to explore increasingly dangerous underground tunnels in search of luxurious loot and damsels (or dogs) in distress. Although not a true roguelike, the game does include many key features of the genre; procedurally generated levels, a high base difficulty, and, most importantly, permadeath. …