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Back to Football Manager 2015

Back to Football Manager 2015

Chris Evans June 28, 2015 0

When I reviewed Football Manager 2015 way back last November, I came away without being drawn in like usual. That was largely down to the poor match engine, but the tinkering around

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Five Things I Want To See in Splatoon

Five Things I Want To See in Splatoon

Chris Evans June 14, 2015 0

I picked up Splatoon on launch weekend, and I've been coming back to it for a quick blast of inky action most days since then. It is a very well crafted game, not a

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The Trouble with Daggers

The Trouble with Daggers

Chris Evans May 23, 2015 0

Last weekend ended up being a Diablo-fest on the PS4, having not played the game for ages, I was keen to see how the various updates had impacted on it...and of course to take

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Don’t Give Up On Project CARS

Don’t Give Up On Project CARS

Chris Evans May 18, 2015 0

Have you picked up Project CARS this past week, looking forward to a racer which can challenge the hegemony of Gran Turismo and Forza? Have you started to play with a gamepad and found

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Clearing the Backlog – Infamous: Second Son

Clearing the Backlog – Infamous: Second Son

Chris Evans May 9, 2015 0

This episode of Clearing the Backlog is coming quite a bit later than planned as I finished off Infamous: Second Son over Easter. The reboot of the superpower infused series for the PlayStation 4

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Armchair Game Design: Thunderbirds

Armchair Game Design: Thunderbirds

Nick Wheeler April 24, 2015 1

So, Thunderbirds is back and to my complete astonishment I quite like it. Despite abandoning the traditional puppets in favour of more flexible CGI characters, I still found myself feeling just a little bit

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Our Week in Games – Part Six

Our Week in Games – Part Six

The Reticule April 12, 2015 0

It's been a quiet few weeks here at Reticule Towers as we are all busy with work, new babies or the hassle of moving around the country. Yet, once in a while,

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Our Week In Games – Part Five

Our Week In Games – Part Five

The Reticule March 22, 2015 0

Welcome one and all to another edititon of Our Week in Games here at The Reticule. It's been a week where Chris talks about three indie games he would have played at

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Clearing the Backlog – Killzone Shadow Fall

Clearing the Backlog – Killzone Shadow Fall

Chris Evans March 21, 2015 0

I don’t think an article goes by these days on The Reticule where I don’t mention in some way or other that I own a PlayStation 4. I think it is in large part

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Atari May Have A Point, But Where Will It Get Them?

Atari May Have A Point, But Where Will It Get Them?

Nick Wheeler March 20, 2015 0

Over the last couple of days, one publisher has been permanently dominating my Twitter feed and not in a good way. Jeff Minter's announcement that Atari had brought down the hammer on TxK was

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Thoughts From Someone Who Didn’t Go To Rezzed

Thoughts From Someone Who Didn’t Go To Rezzed

Chris Evans March 15, 2015 0

I didn't make it to Rezzed this year, there are only so many game shows any one man can make in the year, and only so many trips to London any one man can

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A Nearly Game-less Birthday is a Good Thing

A Nearly Game-less Birthday is a Good Thing

Chris Evans March 7, 2015 1

I haven't played any games at all for just over a week now, you can blame the long hard slog of turning 27 for that. Visiting friends and catching up on a TV backlog

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Goodbye Sanity, Hello Madness

Goodbye Sanity, Hello Madness

Nick Wheeler February 23, 2015 0

This week, Paste Magazine's Austin Walker wrote a fascinating article about sanity systems in games. You can find it here and it's well worth a few minutes of your time if you haven't read

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The Reticule in 2015

The Reticule in 2015

The Reticule February 22, 2015 0

We here at Reticule Towers have crunched the numbers, and last year was a record year for our site. We broke records across all of the metrics, and looking forward to the rest of

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Just a Thought – The Fallout: New Vegas GECK

Just a Thought – The Fallout: New Vegas GECK

Nick Wheeler February 19, 2015 0

Modding. It's the centre of many a PC gamer's universe and arguably the reason for the continual success of Bethesda's RPGs and Bohemia's ArmA series. It's the origin for games like DayZ and Red

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