Here we go again for another monthly preview of the upcoming PS4 titles for the month of May. Without further ado, let’s get started on talking about the great upcoming games! A Plague Tale: Innocence Developer: Asobo Studio Publisher: Focus Home Interactive Release date: 14/05/19 Official page: http://aplaguetale.com/en Something vile is working […]Read More Preview of May PS4 releases
That’s right folks, the big guy Nemesis could be re-animated and re-imagined in a Resident Evil 3 remake and I am giddy with excitement and joy at the prospect! If you are an avid Resident Evil fan like myself then no doubt that you have been following the latest news/rumours about a potential Resident […]Read More Resident Evil 3 remake due for January 2020?
Well it’s that time again as we take a look at eshop deals announced for this week. Nintendo Of Europe have shared news that starting on the 11th of April a whole host of blockbuster titles will be receiving significant price cuts. confirmation of whether this sale is happening in other territories is yet to […]Read More Nintendo Switch Blockbuster Sale coming 11/04!
So unless you’ve been living under a rock for the last week or so you will undoubtedly have heard the rumours abound that we are getting possibly another Nintendo Direct this month. Now whilst we don’t want to get too excited, we cant help but wonder if there will be a new info burst from […]Read More April Nintendo Direct Inbound?
With the release of the Nintendo Labo VR kit only a week away, Nintendo in their usual style have announced this morning that free updates are coming to two of their most popular franchises on the Nintendo Switch. Yes that’s right updates for Super Mario Odyssey and The Legend of Zelda Breath of The Wild […]Read More Labo VR Support for Mario Odyssey and Zelda BOTW
Welcome, once again to the PS4 monthly preview. This month we will be looking at several fantastic games due to be released in the month of April. Let’s get to it! Dangerous Driving Developer: Three Fields Entertainment Publisher: Three Fields Entertainment Release date: 09/04/19 Official page: http://www.threefieldsentertainment.com/dangerous-driving/ Let’s get ready […]Read More Preview of April PS4 releases
March has arrived and with it a new line-up of games to download for Xbox Live and PlayStation Plus members. What games can subscribers enjoy this month? Xbox Games with Gold Adventure Time: Pirates of the Enchiridion – Available 01/03/19 until 31/03/19 on Xbox One Plants vs. Zombies Garden Warfare 2 – Available 16/03/19 until […]Read More Xbox Games with Gold and PlayStation Plus March Free Games
Welcome to the monthly preview of some great releases coming up in March on the PS4! I’ve chosen several games that are getting released throughout the month and I, for one, am looking forward to playing all of them. I’ll start with a throwback to the nineties, it is ToeJam and Earl: Back in the […]Read More Preview of March PS4 releases
Today marks the start of the Beta for the upcoming release of the next instalment in the Ubisoft franchise Trials Rising. The Beta is launching on all platforms INCLUDING Nintendo Switch! We were pleased to hear the Switch would get the same treatment as its competitors. If you have pre-loaded the beta onto your console […]Read More Trials Rising (Beta) Launches Today
Hey guys, Allow me to introduce myself, I’m Neal and I sort of run this whole thing. I’ll tell you a little about myself, I’m 36 and have a real passion for gaming. I started my gaming off years ago and remember getting my first Atari and NES system and I haven’t looked back since! […]Read More Buy us a coffee?
For any of you readers who are on twitter or for those of you thinking about joining up to the legendary Twitterverse, we are holding a competition on our Twitter account. Simply go to twitter and search for @AncientReviews and our pinned tweet will give you all the details. Thanks to the lovely folks over […]Read More Twitter Giveaway
The February line-up of games for both Xbox Live and PS Plus subscribers have been announced. Here are the free games available to download and play this month. Xbox Games with Gold Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon (Xbox One) – Available 01/02/19 until 28/02/19 Super Bomberman R (Xbox One) – Available 16/02/19 until 15/03/19 Assassin’s Creed Rogue (Xbox 360) […]Read More Xbox Games with Gold and PlayStation Plus Line-ups for February
Grundislav Games was founded by adventure game developer Francisco Gonzalez, best known for Shardlight, A Golden Wake and Ben Jordan: Paranormal Investigator. His next title, the highly anticipated Lamplight City, is released this week and he kindly took the time to answer some of our questions. Thank you for taking the time to answer a […]Read More In Conversation With Grundislav Games
If you haven’t heard of the action-adventure/RPG title Sikanda then are you looking in the right places? I got to ask Stefan Kohl Founder of Dyadic Games, some questions about the release. The team has just launched a Kickstarter campaign to help fund the release. Click the link to see their Kickstarter page Sikanda Kickstarter Campaign […]Read More In Conversation with Dyadic Games
SunEater Studios, are a game studio based out of Orlando Fl. These guys introduced me to the first game they are currently working on, its name is Locus Flux. They describe this game as a 3D, twin stick, on rails, cyberpunk Adventure. We sat down to ask them just a few questions, let’s see what […]Read More In Conversation with SunEater Studios
Here are the September lineups for PlayStation Plus and Xbox LiveRead More Free Games for September – Xbox and Playstation
21 years following the original release of Bullfrog’s Theme Hospital, it’s spiritual successor Two Point Hospital is released today.Read More Two Point Hospital, spiritual successor to Theme Hospital, out today
The Gardens Between The beautiful new game The Gardens Between by The Voxel Agents hits Nintendo Switch, PS4, Steam and the Mac App Store on September 20th, priced at £19.99 or $19.99. The Adventure puzzle game finds best friends Arina and Frendt falling into a series of surreal, mysterious garden islands. The Voxel Agents previous […]Read More The Gardens Between coming to platforms September
A surprise drop of a trailer for a brand new sequel in the Streets of Rage series has just gotten us all shook up over here! Nostalgia feels are creeping in and the new artwork looks good and the trailer is fantastic. No platforms are confirmed at the moment, we are sure it will appear […]Read More Streets of Rage 4 Reveal Trailer
Since 1992 some of us (It can’t just be me?) have wanted to see Night Trap appear on a Nintendo console. Well, Yesterday that moment came! Howard Lincoln (Chairman of Nintendo at the time) told Senators that this game would never appear on a Nintendo system….yeah about that… I for one am really happy, I […]Read More Night Trap Trailer -Finally on Nintendo
It seems Sports Interactive have let the cat out of the bag. Rejoice that they have as the hugely successful Football Manager 2019 Touch is heading to Nintendo Switch in late November. See Miles Jacobson’s tweets below. Whoops! For those asking, it is, of course, Football Manager Touch what with Switch being touch screen. […]Read More Football Manager 2019 coming to Switch November
It seems that the wonderful people over at Telltale games have heard our cries. The announcement came today that the earlier seasons of the hugely popular series are coming to Switch starting as early as next week. The Walking Dead: the complete first season, The Walking Dead: Season Two and The Walking Dead: A New […]Read More The Walking Dead Seasons 1-3 coming soon to Nintendo Switch
The GameCube classic as we all know has been remade for Nintendo’s handheld and its release date is set for October 19th, so is gonna bring scares to people young and old just in time for Halloween. First released all the way back in 2001 and one of the Gamecube launch line up. This was […]Read More Luigi’s Mansion 3DS October Release
So an almost stealth drop has just come in with Nintendo dropping a 20-minute video highlighting games that are incoming over the next few months into 2019! Check out the video below. A few highlights: Morphies Law Prison Architect Switch Edition The Gardens Between Monster Boy & the Cursed Kingdom Children of Morta Windjammers Streets […]Read More Indie Highlights – Nintendo
So thanks to a leak in an article written by Forbes this week, the fantastic Diablo III Eternal Collection has now been confirmed for Nintendo Switch! That’s not all, it will also feature all previously released DLC, Online co-op and Zelda items throughout as part of the partnership with Nintendo. Blizzard’s dungeon crawler is another […]Read More Diablo III Eternal Collection coming to Switch
It’s a game we have been waiting for since it was announced and yesterday, finally, Bandai Namco actually gave us some good news. Dark Souls Remastered will finally hit the Nintendo Switch on the 19th October this year. The delay that was announced back in April had us worried whether this game would come at […]Read More Dark Souls Remastered – Nintendo Switch Release date and more.
We are running a Twitter competition. What this means is if we can get our Twitter followers up to 150 and increase our site traffic (we need you!), then we will do a giveaway for a Nintendo eshop £20 or $20 card….who knows if this reaches higher we might do both! Be aware you will […]Read More Twitter Competition!
It’s Saturday and hope you’re all having a great weekend of gaming so far. I thought I would take this opportunity to go through the new and exciting things that have been announced or discussed in the world of gaming this week. Red Dead Redemption II: This week saw the release of gameplay footage from […]Read More Weekly Round Up – A busy few days.
Good Morning! Well we thought it best to keep you all updated with what’s going on. You may have noticed that we have a new logo! We love it and we hope you do to, the new logo is to compliment the new look of the site. We feel it looks better and we are […]Read More Ancient Gamer Blog Update – 26/07/2018
Good morning to all!Nintendo announced back in January that Super Mario Odyssey was to receive a free update that would bring everyone’s favourite plumber (just me??) in to the game……yes that’s right LUIGI is getting his own mode.Luigi’s Balloon World update has apparently gone live, so anyone who owns Mario Odyssey hit update to receive […]Read More Mario Odyssey- Luigi Balloon world update
Finally the notes for the latest patch for Doom have been released, lots of improvements and fixes listed below: • Motion Aiming – New control scheme option allows you to tilt the Nintendo Switch for more precise aiming • Multiplayer Parties – Added new party system, making it easier to group up and play with […]Read More Doom Patch Notes:
Good day readers, The surprise release of the fantastic Bethesda game Doom has been updated over the course of last night. Full patch details have not been released, however the icon art has been changed to the picture above and apparently motion controls have now been added in to the options. Does this create a […]Read More Doom – Nintendo Switch Patch Released (1.1.1)
Space horror game Hollow launches on Switch eshop this week on 22/02/2018. Check out the trailer by clicking the link below: Hollow Trailer – Nintendo Switch Check back after the games release later this week.Read More Hollow – Nintendo Switch launch
Hello! I took the plunge on the troubled port of Rime on the Switch and oh dear the issues made the game difficult to play….. Well great news sports fans because the developers have released a patch that fixes quite a few of the issues. Having put off playing this game due to its issues […]Read More Rime – Nintendo Switch Update Released
Just some info regarding the paid service launching later this year. As far as I am aware the prices are the same in pounds so: 1 month = £3.99 3 months = £7.99 12 months = £19.99 Let’s hope for some great surprises when they announce the rest!Read More Nintendo Switch Online launching late 2018