The Cave - Carnival


As The Cave welcomes seven intrepid explorers into… THE CAVE (it’s a talking cave), SFL chatted with its creator and producer Ron Gilbert about underground Ferris wheels and big weird maps.

Monster High: Skultimate Roler Maze

Monster High: Skultimate Roller Maze Review

Review by Ian Abbott

If I were a 7 year old girl, this would be the game I’d be begging mammy and poppa for. Based on the set of fashion dolls launched in 2010 pitched at alternative little girls who are inspired by the monsters of Lady Gaga and sharp fanged Twilight gang, the Monster High range is crammed onto the groaning shelves of Toys R Us with merchandise by the bucketful alongside novels and TV shows. This is the vampy girls’ second gaming release as a Nintendo Wii/DS double bill.

Nintendo Land Map

Wii U and Nintendo Land Review

Santa brought us a big bag of Nintendo joy for Xmas 2012

Dark Souls - Knives

Dark Souls: Artorias of the Abyss review

With Dark Souls 2 just announced at the VGA Awards, Peter Gothard looks at why it’s more important than ever to prepare to die.

XCOM - Situation

XCOM: Enemy Unknown Review

We finally managed to drag Ian away from the game, long enough for him to review it (hint, he rather likes it...)

Metro Last Light

Metro: Last Light - Interview with Huw Beynon Part One

Could Metro: Last Light be the much needed light at the end of the tunnel for struggling publisher THQ? Part one of a very special SFL interview with Huw Beynon.

SpecialEffect signed art work auction

SpecialEffect Video Game Art Auction

Finding that unique, perfect, geeky gift for a loved one this Christmas needn’t be a chore thanks to a very special auction for a very special charity.