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All posts tagged "Cuphead"

  • Cuphead review: a ballet of bullets

    Cuphead has been out for a few days on PC and Xbox One. And, let's be honest, if you were going to purchase it then you already have. This review, however, is aimed at those who are still on the fence or may fear the game is too difficult for them. I am one of those people and found Cuphead to be an exceptionally difficult title, but it's mostly my fault. Even so, it's one hell of a fantastic game. Does Cuphead have a story? Yes, yes it does. The game isn't just about shooting anything and everything in sight. On...

  • Watch Conan O’Brien and Kate Upton play Cuphead

    Conan O'Brien's Clueless Gamer series is usually one of the more humorous gaming-focused bits on TV, as the late night host plays games with celebrities and the like. This week's edition is rather pleasing for Microsoft fans, as O'Brien delves into the as-yet unreleased Cuphead. The host isn't alone in this one though, as supermodel Kate Upton gets in on the action. Cuphead is one of the more eagerly anticipated games of the year, being a Microsoft-exclusive platformer that uses a cartoon-based art style to great effect. The developers sought to emulate the visual style of cartoons from the 1930s, but refused...

  • 9 Xbox One exclusives that make the PlayStation 4’s lineup seem boring

    For more news, announcements and videos from E3 2015, follow our dedicated week-long live blog. We said that Microsoft needed a good E3 2015 and hell was its press conference a stellar showing. With announcements that will undoubtedly have the Sony executives a little worried, the company, now well into its post-Don Mattrick era, also unveiled a slew of games coming to the console this year. Alongside backward compatibility, Phil Spencer, Xbox One head honcho, boasted that this year's lineup is the best set of games ever exhibited on any Xbox console, and we don't think he's too far from being...