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Review: Amnesia: Memories

Amnesia follows the story of your unnamed heroine (all the better to project onto), as she seeks to recover her memories after losing them thanks to an unexpected collision with mysterious spirit Orion.

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Review: Deception IV: Nightmare Princess

[The PS4 version of the game was used for this review] Tecmo Koei’s sadistic strategy game is back with a vengeance!  Does anybody remember the board game ‘Mouse Trap’ from when they were kids.

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Review: Ar No Surge Plus

In this updated release for the PlayStation Vita, Ar No Surge Plus is the newly released port of the original Ar No Surge: Ode to an Unborn Star, which was released for PS3 back in 2014.

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Review: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

[The PS4 Version of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt was used for this review] The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt picks up from the previous story, with Geralt now alone and searching for Ciri, his adopted daughter, last of the Elder Blood, and general badass.

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Review:  Tokyo Twilight Ghost Hunters

In Tokyo Twilight Ghost Hunters, the gameplay is a combination of traditional Visual Novel storytelling and Strategy RPG.  Interactions with Characters move the story along at a relaxing pace while you learn more about the Gate Keepers and your team mates.

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Review: Rozen Maiden: Ouvertüre

Rozen Maiden: Ouvertüre is the two part OVA that sits somewhere between Rozen Maiden and Rozen Maiden: Traumend.  Set in Victorian England, Ouvertüre tells the story of Suigintou and Shinku’s first meeting and how Suigintou’s almost irrational hatred for Shinku developed.

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Review: Gat out of Hell

Gat out of Hell carries on the Saints Row tradition of being absolutely mental, but sadly seems to fall short of its potential.  The story starts with an Ouija board session gone wrong at Kinzie’s birthday party on the spaceship.

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Review: Saints Row IV: Re-Elected

The story of Saints Row IV: Re-Elected is…well bonkers really.  You start off with a dramatic mission in Russia to prevent antagonist Cyrus Temple from launching a nuclear warhead aimed for the Oval Office, complete with Aerosmith singing ‘I    don’t wanna miss a thing’ as you tear it apart midflight.

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Review: Nekomonogatari Black

To the joy of Monogatari fans, MVM are about to release the Blu Ray and DVD of four part prequel, Nekomonogatari Black here in the UK next week.  The sequel to Bakemonogatari, Nekomonogatari Black is the story of Koyomi Araragi and his classmate Tsubasa Hanekawa’s adventure over the Golden Week holiday.

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Preview: The Evil Within

Because safe is just a word in Shinji Mikami’s freaky new scarefest.   from the mind of Shinji Mikami, the father of survival horror, The Evil Within is the newest and eagerly awaited game from the director of such games as Resident Evil 1-4.