• 2Dark Review

    Reviewed on: Xbox One Also available on: PS4, Steam 2Dark is a new indie thriller from Frederick Raynal, the creator of Alone in the Dark. The games title works on many levels as you play in a lot of dark areas with little light, but more importantly, the game is...
  • Ghost Recon: Wildlands Review

    I’m new to the Ghost Recon franchise, and, having missed previous entries in the series, it wasn’t really on my radar until I had a chance to try out the first closed Beta. Even then, as much as I enjoyed the sizable portion of the map and missions available...
  • Shadow of Mordor Sequel Officially Announced!

    After being leaked earlier this weekend, Middle Earth: Shadow of War has been officially announced by Warner Bros. Set for release on August 22nd (US) and the 25th (UK), Shadow of War will be a follow up to 2014’s surprise hit ME: Shadow of Mordor. The game will come...
  • For Honor Beta Impressions

    For Honor, created by Epic Games and published by Ubisoft Montreal, is a Medieval action fighting game which pits 3 factions against each other in a bid to decide who is cooler; Knights, Vikings or Samurai. Perhaps unsurprisingly, they can’t agree. The Open Beta has just ended and we...
  • Call of Duty 2017 “Going Back To Its Roots”

    It seems we’re getting all out games intel from financial reports this year, in this case a hint that CoD 2017 might take us back to the “good old days” (they were not really good old days). According to a slide from Activisions fourth quarter 2016 earnings report, “traditional...
  • South Park: The Fractured But Whole – Delayed… Again…

    South Park: The Fractured But Whole, pause for laughter, has yet again been delayed. It was only last September when publisher Ubisoft moved the game from its scheduled December 2016 release window to early 2017. However the company’s recently released third-quarter sales results, suggest the game has been moved...
  • A Ghost in the Wildlands

    Back in the late 90’s, as a young teenager in the west of Scotland, your recreational time was either drinking on the streets or attending the local under 18’s disco and asking multiple girls throughout the evening to “Nip yer pal”(kiss your friend in English). Although both these activities I...
  • Resident Evil 7 Review

      New to Out of Lives as a guest author is Ross Falconer, Dropping by to give us his opinion on Capcom’s return to the Resident Evil Franchise… When the first pieces of promotional material for Resident Evil 7 were drip fed to us, the reaction was a mixed...
  • Xbox Games with Gold List To Date

    Each month, Microsoft makes two games free for Xbox Live Gold members to download for a limited time on both the Xbox One and Xbox 360. Since November 2015 the two free Xbox 360 games have also been backwards compatible with the Xbox One, meaning owners of Microsoft’s current...