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Random House Launch StoryNexus-powered Black Crown Project, A Unique Interactive Reading Experience

Random House Launch StoryNexus-powered Black Crown Project, A Unique Interactive Reading Experience

Today sees the launch of an exciting new project from book-peddlers Random House Publishing, the “Black Crown Project”, which makes use of the award-winning Failbetter Games’ StoryNexus platform, blurring the lines between the traditional fiction-reading experience and interactive gaming. The mysterious world of the Black Crown Project sees reader’s adopt the role of a lowly [...]

May 29, 2013 heDD Team Gaming, Tech Comments Off on Random House Launch StoryNexus-powered Black Crown Project, A Unique Interactive Reading Experience

XBox 720 Reveal – First Impressions

XBox 720 Reveal – First Impressions

After much speculation Microsoft have finally played their first hand and revealed their next generation hardware, but the biggest surprise was that we’d all got it’s name wrong, it will not be called the “XBox 720” as the world has believed for the past two years, no, it is the “XBox One”. And despite the [...]

May 28, 2013 heDD Team Gaming, Tech Comments Off on XBox 720 Reveal – First Impressions

New Borderlands 2 Character DLC Is Insane – Literally

New Borderlands 2 Character DLC Is Insane – Literally

Meet Krieg, he’s a Psycho Bandit, his favourite pastimes include dishing out brutal melee attacks, self-immolation, breathing fire and throwing explosives – he’s the new guy in Borderlands and he’s positively bonkers. This new Psycho class is the most complex and interesting addition to the character lineup with a host of power-up boosts across three [...]

May 22, 2013 heDD Team Gaming, Tech Comments Off on New Borderlands 2 Character DLC Is Insane – Literally

COMPETITION: Tomb Raider Giveaways – Easy Win!!!

COMPETITION: Tomb Raider Giveaways – Easy Win!!!

Tomb Raider is the biggest selling game of the year so far, and to celebrate, we’ve teamed up with Square Enix to give away some great prizes to 6 lucky adventurers! Developed by Crystal Dynamics, the latest Tomb Raider explores the intense origin story of our beloved Lara Croft and her ascent from a frightened [...]

May 21, 2013 heDD Team Competitions, Gaming, Tech Comments Off on COMPETITION: Tomb Raider Giveaways – Easy Win!!!

Injustice: Gods Among Us – Super Good or Super Bad?

Injustice: Gods Among Us – Super Good or Super Bad?

We’ve all wondered who the toughest of the bunch was when it comes to super heroes and villains alike, could Superman be outwitted by Batman’s trusty and tricky tools? Could the Green Lantern thrash the lightning fast Flash? Well DC have answered the fanboy’s ultimate cry with this new title Injustice: Gods Among Us developed [...]

April 29, 2013 heDD Team Gaming, Reviews Comments Off on Injustice: Gods Among Us – Super Good or Super Bad?

Video Games Good For Your Health?

Video Games Good For Your Health?

Two new independent studies demonstrate the potential for computer and video games to enhance players’ brain functions and increase their overall well-being, bolstering existing research pointing to video games’ positive impacts. In one study, researchers at the University of Padua in Rome found there may be a correlation between playing action video games and improved [...]

April 4, 2013 heDD Team Gaming, Health Comments Off on Video Games Good For Your Health?

REVIEW – Army of TWO: The Devil’s Cartel
– A game of two halves?

REVIEW – Army of TWO: The Devil’s Cartel <br />– A game of two halves?

Army of TWO: The Devil’s Cartel is touted as a no-holds-barred over-the-shoulder shooter of epic proportions which sees you in control of a pair of rookie mercenaries under the watchful guidance of veteran operatives Salem and Rios who were the stars of the previous game. With this being the third game in this franchise and [...]

March 29, 2013 heDD Team Gaming, Reviews Comments Off on REVIEW – Army of TWO: The Devil’s Cartel
– A game of two halves?

Review: BioShock Infinite – Miracle or False Shepherd?

Review: BioShock Infinite – Miracle or False Shepherd?

One of the standout games for us in 2012 was Dishonoured, an Edwardian fantasy/steampunk enthused slice of true gaming awesomeness. This year, an early contender for game of the year, BioShock Infinite, is cut from the same magical cloth and from the opening sequence you will be gripped by the wondrous, bizarre and enthralling worlds [...]

March 26, 2013 heDD Team Gaming, Reviews Comments Off on Review: BioShock Infinite – Miracle or False Shepherd?

Review: Tomb Raider Reboot Kicks Butt!!!

Review: Tomb Raider Reboot Kicks Butt!!!

Lara Croft is video game royalty and despite a couple of missteps (don’t mention Angel of Darkness) her franchise, Tomb Raider is regarded as one of the biggest and much loved gaming IPs the world over. With 17 years of history, the challenge with this game would inevitably be a balancing act between three unique [...]

March 13, 2013 heDD Team Gaming, Reviews Comments Off on Review: Tomb Raider Reboot Kicks Butt!!!

REVIEW: Wreck-It Ralph – Did it match the hype?

REVIEW: Wreck-It Ralph – Did it match the hype?

Wreck-It Ralph has been teased for months and it looked too good to be true; Street Fighter stars like M.Bison and Zangief, Pac Man, Zombies, Sonic, Wreck-It Ralph and more all in the same movie – all working together in one film, no way!? Well it turns out yes way. The story sees “bad guy” [...]

February 6, 2013 heDD Team Film, Gaming, Reviews Comments Off on REVIEW: Wreck-It Ralph – Did it match the hype?