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Gaming Gift Guide Gallery

Gaming Gift Guide Gallery

Home for the Holidays By Oliver Aston Last year, we brought out our first holiday gifting guide and like the cold weather and peppermint mochas of the season The Valley Star once again has your back for choosing the best gifts for the gamer in your life. With that here are five of our favorite […]

Gears of War 4: a Worthy Addition

Gears of War 4: a Worthy Addition

  By Oliver Aston Gears of War 4 is an incredible balancing act, at first glance you’d be hard pressed to guess that the title wasn’t crafted by original developers, Epic Games. But as the campaign progresses and things begin to go bump in the night, the new developer, The Coalition, shows its teeth and […]

ReCore Review

ReCore Review

ROTTEN TO THE CORE REVIEWED ON XBOX ONE, PC / 3 OCT 2016 By Oliver Aston via Game Room Hero  The early hours of Microsoft’s latest Xbox exclusive start off well enough, the action feels fluid, the world initially intriguing, and our heroine is worth getting excited about. Unfortunately, once the honeymoon period is over and […]

Gaming gift guide

Gaming gift guide

A breakdown and review of the latest games for the holidays. By Oliver Aston, Contributor The holidays are upon us and the chances are there’s a gamer in your life. Whether they’re young or old, The Valley Star has got you covered with some great gifts for those who like to play.   For Xbox […]

The boys are back ... and better than ever

The boys are back ... and better than ever

GAME REVIEW – “Gears of War: Ultimate Edition” by Oliver Aston, contributor to the Star Marcus Fenix and the rest of the almost comically stacked crew from Delta Squad are back in “Gears of War: Ultimate Edition” for the Xbox One. This new version of the almost 10-year-old original game comes via The Coalition, a new […]