Author: Indra

  • Free to Play? – Just how free are FTP games?

    More and more games are joining the free to play model, but are these games as cheap as they seem?

  • Nicholas Lister on creating Imp Paired and fighting depression

    We speak to Nicholas about his experiences with the condition and how it has affected him and the development of his game.

  • Lost Planet 3

    Capcom recently transported Ready Up to the snowy wilderness of Lost Planet 3. Check out how we got on with Jim Peyton, a lost French man, alien bugs, and snow… all the snow. Lost Planet 3 is a prequel to the first game and sees Jim Peyton travelling to a E.D.N. III to make some big…

  • David Brevik on Marvel Heroes

    Marvel Heroes has been in the pipeline for a long time but as it nears completion, and a release date Ready Up have been chatting to CEO and President of Gazillion, David Brevik and getting a hands on with the game to see what it’s all about. The first thing that strikes you when you…

  • Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag First Impressions

    In the Summer of 2011 Ubisoft Montreal began working on a secret project, the details of which have remained a secret until now: Assassin’s Creed 4. Many of you may already have seen the trailer that was leaked onto the internet last week, but there is a whole lot more to it than that. The…

  • The History of the LAN – Win a Pair of i48 Event Tickets

    When I was in high school, LAN parties were pretty much the reserve of our group of friends for two reasons: nobody else knew what they were and nobody else really played video games. Spring forward over ten years and LAN gaming is a completely different scene. Gone are the dark basement rooms and the…

  • Bored? Game! – Game of Thrones: The Card Game

    Based on the A Song of Ice and Fire novels by George R.R. Martin, The Game of Thrones television series has been hugely popular across the world. The third series is set to be released at the end of March and to keep you all going until then we’ve been reviewing Game of Thrones: The…

  • Alice in Gamerland – Just One More Block…

    Some games take off much more than others and there are many different reasons for this. Some games have an amazing story-line that gets carried through a series, often backed up by novels or comics. The Mass Effect and Halo games are great examples of plot-lines that people really invest in. Other games maybe visually incredible like Deus Ex…

  • The Book of Unwritten Tales: The Critter Chronicles

    ‘A rubber chicken with a pulley in the middle’. The Monkey Island series is possibly the best known series of games in a genre that dominated the ’90s. These days there are very few true Point and Clicks, though King Art have been slowly dragging them back to life. It took two years for The…

  • Resident Evil 6 Multiplayer DLC

    Another wave of zombie action is heading our way from Capcom in the form of Resident Evil 6 multiplayer DLC. Three new multiplayer modes, Survivors, Predator and Onslaught, are going to be added and Ready Up have already been hands on with them all. First up was Survivors mode in which 2-6 players can play…