This week the Not a Game crew are joined by Ben Barrett to talk about which games we’d most like a refund on (Spelunky, Angel of Darkness, Dead Island Riptide and Starcraft 2). After that we all hate each other so we move onto the best news from Gamescom: XCOM: Enemy Within. Meanwhile Tom and Ben talk DIVEKICK vs One Finger Death Punch, Pip explains fashion to us and Cara and Tom bond over childhoods spent playing Dreamphone.
The original Dead Island trailer. Plus Gametrailers analysis.
Cara's Dead Island: Riptide review and torsogate.
Divekick has the greatest advert of all time.
One Finger Death Punch is on Greenlight get the demo here.
Simon Roth breaks down Greenlight stats for his game Maia.
Chris Plante's excellent article for Polygon on the long development of The Bureau: XCOM Declassified.
Here's that fashion article Pip wrote for Wired.
An interesting Buzzfeed article on how Yelp's mysterious algorithms have caused hostility from small business owners.