Monthly Archives: January 2012

PlayStation Vita Rooms, Misogyny and The WipEout Girl

Last Monday, I was invited to join a gaggle of Glaswegian gamers for an also-alliterated smorgasbord of sweet Sony succulence: at launch party at the PlayStation Vita Rooms “shop” on Sauchiehall Street in the city centre.

Big Red Replay: Binary Domain Trailer

Dave, Tim and Alex are here to walk you through this trailer for the upcoming sci-fi shooter from Sega.

Awesomenauts – Awesome Speed Paint

Having played through Awesomenauts, I can officially declare that it is indeed as awesome as it’s name would imply. It’s a 3-0n-3 crazy cartoon of a 2D MOBA (Multiplayer Online Battle Arena) coming out later this year for XBLA and PSN. Keep an eye out for more details of the game soon but for now […]

Trailer: Darksiders II – Death Eternal

Apparently Death has been around for a while?

Trailer: Mass Effect 3 – Better with Kinect?

A hugely successful franchise, controlled through your voice? It may be the peripheral’s signature tagline, but will Mass Effect 3 really be “Better with Kinect?” Or is this the Mass Relay Kinect will be using to invade future games?

8Bixar – Test Reel

Way back in September I sent out a piece of animation to some guy who’s voice I liked listening to. Over the months that clip has been fiddled with so much that Johnny and the Devil couldn’t keep up. This is that clip. Hope you enjoy this little taste of what’s to come. Expect Episode […]

The Big Red Ramble: Star Wars: The Old Republic

Kev, Tim, Mat and Alex take a look around BioWare Austin’s addition to the most iconic franchise of all time.

The PlayStation Vita – A Handheld With a Dwindling Audience

The PlayStation Vita is coming! Following a Japanese launch performance described by Sony as “terrific” (emphasis on the bunny ears) the new handheld will officially find its way to the rest of the world in Feburary.

Trailer: The Epic Trailer

Like completely over-the-top trailers? Then you’ll like this (probably)! For those that wish to embed elsewhere, please do that! Here’s the code: <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe>

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