DESYNC review: Brutal neon

DESYNC is Superhot by the way of Far Cry: Blood Dragon. Distorted synths wail and chime as pulsing, angular enemies fall to a discordant beat. I frantically dodge backwards from a dozen small, goblin-like creatures with glowing red swords, stringing together a few glittering…

Gambling in the video game industry

Gambling; it’s a subject close to my heart. For me, it’s something I always knew about; even at the early age of six, I can remember picking horses for the Grand National with my Grandad. It didn’t seem like much…

Exclusive interview with Chad Jenkins of Tetragon Works

Part of the reason I got back into gaming journalism, joining Stark and Chris in setting up Full Sync, was because I missed chatting to people in the industry. Not just chatting to any old Joe Bloggs though, chatting to…

DYSTORIA review: Alien abductee

DYSTORIA is the newest instalment from Tri-Coastal Games, this release is a colourful, sci-fi 6 axis arcade shooter that hopes to bring hours of gameplay from within its maze-like courses filled with hidden items to collect and secret areas. The…

Exclusive interview with Markus Scheidgen

Superheroes. Usually, they have secret identities, like Bruce Wayne and Batman or Peter Parker and Spiderman. Well, it seems we may have found our very own superhero in Markus Scheidgen, a university computer science researcher and lecturer by day, mobile game…

Dropzone preview: Starship Troopers

Dropzone, in these relatively early days, brings classic sci-fi shlockfest Starship Troopers to mind. Piloting giant robots to squash bulbous insect hordes – it’s the stuff teenage dreams were made of. Sidling into the already crowded MOBA genre with all the subtlety…

Exclusive Interview with Sam Stephenson of 8-Bit Salute

In the past we’ve interviewed some wonderful people; a mixture of indie developers and streamers from all over the world. This time we have something a little different, an interview with Sam Stephenson, the campaign manager for a charitable organisation…

Desktop Vs. Laptop – What’s right for you?

Corrie and Eastenders. Liverpool and Manchester. Tea and coffee. What do these things all have in common? They divide people’s opinions. Whether it be what your favourite soap is, which city has the best football teams, or what beverage is…

EasySMX iPhone 6/6S case review

It’s time to review the EasySMX iPhone 6/6S case. iPhone 6/6S case SECURITY The case fits snugly around the phone, providing complete and total coverage. It’s actually a lot more secure than it initially seems, the only real weak point…

A Night in the Woods review: Drop out

Some experiences are universal. No matter how they’re relayed – be it through actual live actors or anthropomorphic cats – if you’ve been there, you’ll relate to it. I dropped out of university (twice) and avoided moving back in with my…