Category HSR News

WE MOVED!

Hey everyone that used to follow us! You may have noticed that we haven’t posted anything in a while, and that’s because we have moved and have spent a lot of time getting to the standards that our readers deserve!   To carry on following us head over to highscorereviews.com   Many Thanks,   Joshua […]

[NEWS] ASSASSINS CREED 4: BLACK FLAG HAS 80 HOURS WORTH OF CONTENT

If you were worried about your pirate adventure being short lived, you’ll be pleased to hear that Ubisoft announced today that the next installment into the Assassins Creed franchise will have a staggering 80 hours worth of content. While it will take around 20 hours to complete the main narrative of the game, lead game […]

[NEWS] THIS WEEK: MICROSOFT CLEARS UP XBOX ONE POLICIES; ALWAYS ONLINE, SECOND HAND GAMES, KINECT AND MORE

With E3 less than a week away, it’s that time of year where gaming news is usually dominated by upcoming games. But this year is not a usual year with two new consoles on the way, and as expected the Xbox One and PS4 are grabbing all the headlines. Microsoft finally clear up always-online, second […]

[NEWS] This Week: Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PS Vita remote play, next-gen pricing, E3 rumours and more!

With E3 just around the corner, this week’s news is dominated with next-gen stories. Xbox One and PlayStation 4 games will either cost £1 or £90 Nobody knows the prices of Sony’s or Microsoft’s new consoles or games. However, retailers keen to take pre-orders have got round this problem by making up their own prices. […]

[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 […]

[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 […]

[NEWS] This Week: Fallout TV Show, Splinter Cell Blacklist, Next-Gen, Nintendo, Batman Arkham Universe, Farming Simulator

Hey we’re back with the news! We’ve been busy with Christmas and Uni work so we haven’t had a chance to do much, but we’re finally back and here is the top news of this week! Fallout coming to TV The company behind Post-Apocalyptic Action-RPG Fallout, namely Bethesda, has filed a trademark for the Fallout […]

[POD] #2: THOUGHTS ON THE YEAR AHEAD

Join us in our second podcast as we discuss the year ahead in terms of films and games! The podcast can currently be found here: Episode 2 It will also be available on iTunes shortly, and can be found here. All episodes are listed here. For More follow us on twitter @HighScoreReview or like us on Facebook. Check back […]

[NEWS] This Week: The War Z removed from Steam, Godus hits target, GLaDOS in Pacific Rim, Tonnes of DLC, Minecraft 360 Update

The War Z removed from Steam Steam has removed ‘The War Z’ from the Steam Store due to false advertising, as well as complaints from customers. The game was considered by many as having taken inspiration from DayZ, while others have said it has ripped of DayZ due to being a zombie apocalypse survival game. Either way […]

[POD] #1: The 2012 HSR Game of the Year Podcast

Join us in our first ever podcast as we discuss our favourite games of 2012! The podcast can currently be found here: http://highscorereviews.podbean.com/ It will also be available on iTunes shortly. All episodes are listed here. For More follow us on twitter @HighScoreReview or like us on Facebook. Check back for more news and reviews right here on […]

[Josh Plays] Portal 2: Ep2 – THAT’S CHARMING!

The second episode is now up 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.

[Josh Plays] Portal 2: Ep1 – EMERGENCY EVACUATION

Check out the first episode in the new series of ‘Josh Plays’. There will be a new episode every wedenesday! A new video 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 […]

[HSR News] Change to The Scoring Systems

Five Months on from the start of HSR we have practically hit 3,000 views, and for this we thank everyone who has viewed and enjoyed the site. Recently, Tom, Abi and I all came to the same conclusion that the current review scoring system (score out of 10) is rather too restrictive and puts emphasis […]