Reviews

Back to the Future: The Game – review

PC/Mac; $24.95 (£16.22); Telltale GamesTelltale was one of the first developers to crack a profitable model for episodic gaming, thanks to an inspired reboot of the Sam & Max franchise. Now the same trick is applied to the far bigger property of Rober…

Shaun White Skateboarding – review

Xbox 360/PS3/Wii/PC; £49.99; cert 12+; UbisoftShaun White’s is a skateboarding game with a nice twist: it’s set in a dystopian future-world. The drab cityscapes you inhabit (which actually look rather like Düsseldorf) are controlled by a sinister cab…

Venetica – review

Xbox 360/PS3/PC; £39.99; cert 16+; Deck 13/dtpA striking feature of 2010 has been the way in which action-role-playing games (action-RPG) have enjoyed a major renaissance – efforts such as Mass Effect 2, Fable III and Fallout: New Vegas have dragged…