Monthly Archives: March 2013

[NEWS] This Week: Metal Gear Solid V, GTA V, Borderlands 2 Updates, No Battlefield for Wii U and more!

Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain Trailer A trailer has been released for the new metal gear solid called ‘The Phantom Pain’. Check it out below: More GTA V screens More GTA V screens have been released, and you can find them below: Borderlands 2 Updates A multitude of additions is coming over the […]

[NEWS] Battlefield 4 Announcement Trailer

So today Battlefield 4 was announced and my word it looks stunning! Check out the trailer below:     For More follow us on twitter @HighScoreReview or like us on Facebook. Check back for more news and reviews right here on HSR.

[POD] #4: Tombs, Gears, And Cities, Oh My!

On the March 2013 edition of the High Score Reviews podcast we review SimCity, Gears of War: Judgment and Tomb Raider. We also give our thoughts on the announcements of Battlefield 4 and Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, have a smartphone debate and much more! The podcast can currently be found here: Episode 4 It […]

[NEWS] THIS WEEK: SIMCITY SELLS BIG, EA CEO QUITS, NEW XBOX RUMOURS, TOMB RAIDER DLC AND MORE!

SimCity Sells Big Despite Ongoing Criticism Maxis’ latest entry in the SimCity franchise may have been on the receiving end of some serious backlash over its online restrictions and terrible server issues, but that hasn’t stopped gamers lapping it up as EA have announced the title has sold over 1 million copies in just 2 weeks. You […]

[JOSH PLAYS] PORTAL 2: EP 9 – BOUNCY!

Episode 9 of the acclaimed, not really acclaimed, series. A new episode will be added to the Josh Plays Portal 2 page every wednesday! By Josh ‘BeastlyD’ Lawrence For More follow us on twitter @HighScoreReview or like us on Facebook. Check back for more news and reviews right here on HSR.

[REVIEW] Gears of War: Judgment

Gears of War is an IP I’ve rather fallen out of love with. The first one was a great start, and I really enjoyed it, however since then it’s gone rather down hill. The characters started becoming too big for themselves and I actually didn’t mind if they died. So Judgment then, a prequel to […]

[NEWS] THIS WEEK: SAINT’S ROW 4, NEW STAR WARS FPS, ROAD RASH REBOOT AND MORE!

Saint’s Row 4 Teaser Trailer Publisher Deep Silver has uploaded a minute-long teaser trailer for the fourth instalment in the Saint’s Row franchise. I’m not even going to try and explain what goes on in the trailer; I’ll just let you watch it here: Star Wars: First Assault Screenshots and videos have been leaked showing […]

[REVIEW] TOMB RAIDER

Reboots and re-imaginings seem to be all the rage across both Hollywood and the video games industry these days, and if there’s one heroine who was due such treatment then it was probably Lara Croft; back in her PlayStation heyday she was the star of bona-fide triple-A titles on a consistent basis, but after several PS2 missteps and a […]

[REVIEW] SimCity (2013)

SimCity. Where to start? I guess the fact that I’ve had to force myself to do some work instead of playing SimCity is a good start. As of right now, having received that game on Saturday 9th and basically not playing it yesterday and today (Monday 11th & Tuesday 12th) due to work commitments, and […]

[OPINION] What’s all the fuss about DRM?

DRM has been a hot topic among gamers for a while now, but the debate has recently been thrust into the spotlight again with the release of SimCity and its controversial use of DRM, and rumours of the next Xbox using strict DRM. But what actually is DRM, and more importantly, why is it so […]

[NEWS] This Week: SimCity Woes, Steam Box Prototype, Respawn Issues, EA’s Microtransactions, and more!

SimCity Woes With SimCity finally released worldwide, the issues are easy to be seen whether that be in queues for servers or in user reviews or in the news. The always online DRM which means you have to be online just to play singleplayer is causing issues as there is not enough server space for […]

[JOSH PLAYS] PORTAL 2: EP 8 – EVIL WHEATLEY!

Episode 8 of Josh Plays Portal 2: A new episode will be added to the Josh Plays Portal 2 page every wednesday!   By Josh ‘BeastlyD’ Lawrence For More follow us on twitter @HighScoreReview or like us on Facebook. Check back for more news and reviews right here on HSR.

[SCREENSHOTS] Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

More info on AC4: Black Flag, this time in the form of screenshots: For more information on Assasin’s Creed IV: Black Flag click here. By Joshua ‘beastlyD’ Lawrence For More follow us on twitter @HighScoreReview or like us on Facebook. Check back for more news and reviews right here on HSR.