Review: Plants vs Zombies

Let’s pre-empt the first question. It’s a tower defence game. For those unfamiliar with the genre of tower defence, it’s a lot like a real-time strategy game. Only instead of a large map, you have a single area that you have to defend. The bad guys (in this case zombies) start approaching from one end […]

Review: Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II

The real-time strategy genre hasn’t really seen much innovation over the last decade or so, at least until recent titles such as Company of Heroes and World in Conflict, which defied genre conventions and actually created a new sub-genre of strategy games. Relic Entertainment’s Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II takes it even further by […]

Review: Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3

With its alternate take on world politics and war, hilarious B-movie style presentation and lightning fast gameplay, the Red Alert series has always been a rather unique branch of the Command & Conquer universe. The first two games developed by the now defunct Westwood Studios are now RTS classics. So when EA announced the next […]