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The Fall of Rise of the Robots

The Fall of Rise of the Robots

Rise of the Robots tainted nearly everything it touched. This absolute car crash of a beat ‘em up ruined many a Christmas, as kids who’d looked forward to it all year, whipped into a froth by breathless magazine coverage, fired up the game on a snowy morning only to discover… it was awful. The game destroyed the reputation of its developer, Mirage, which went bankrupt not too long afterwards. And the reputation the game had acquired prior to release led everyone to wonder… had these magazines even played it?

How to Watch the PS5 Launch in Australia

How to Watch the PS5 Launch in Australia

The time has finally come. Sony is about to unveil the long-awaited PS5 release date and this is how you can watch the action happen live from Australia. Fans have been waiting with bated breath for the PS5 launch, particularly after Microsoft’s antics last week. Now we’ll finally know how…

How Fable Legends Took Down Lionhead

How Fable Legends Took Down Lionhead

In early 2016, the UK lost one of its longest-standing game developers. Lionhead Studios, founded in 1996 and bought by Microsoft in 2006, was closed on the 29th of April, with the loss of around a hundred jobs. The game Lionhead was working on, Fable Legends, a four-versus-one fantasy-themed multiplayer game…