Does player freedom automatically = good game?

Does player freedom automatically = good game?

Apr 12, 2017

It seems that The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is already widely accepted not only as a strong contender for game of the year, but as a strong contender for one of the best games of all time. So tiny is the minority of people (who have actually played the game) that disagree, that I’m genuinely curious as to what they have in common. Two likely...

Imagining a better vidyagames industry for 2017

Imagining a better vidyagames industry for 2017

Jan 2, 2017

As we all hold hands and rejoice at the death of 2016, avoiding with all our might recognition of the fact that 2017 will be the year that hands an enormous arsenal of nuclear weapons to a far-right mentally unstable man-baby, let’s take some time to imagine a better world. A world where consumers make the games industry work for them, rather than the other...

New PS4 bundles announced for Christmas

New PS4 bundles announced for Christmas

Sep 14, 2016

Sony have revealed two new PS4 Slim bundles that will be released in time for Christmas. The first bundle includes the new 1tb PS4 Slim, and physical copies of both Watch_Dogs and Watch_Dogs 2. Ubisoft Montreal’s open world adventures featuring fictionalised versions of Chicago and San Francisco, as hackers use their skills to cause chaos in a third...

The Hoff is in the next CoD (we KITT you not)

The Hoff is in the next CoD (we KITT you not)

Aug 19, 2016

David Hasselhoff! Zombies! A zombie theme park, in fact! No, wait; an eighties inspired zombie theme park. With actual zombies. And The Hoff. This may sound like one of the greatest movies ever created by humankind – in fact, that’s exactly what it sounds like – but in fact, it’s describing the wonderfully-titled ‘Zombies In Spaceland’ which...

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare: review

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare: review

Nov 21, 2014

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbox One, PC, Xbox 360, PS3 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Activision Developer: Sledgehammer Games Players: 1-2 (offline), 2-18 (online) Site: http://www.callofduty.com/advancedwarfare/ Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare is the first in the series to benefit from three years of development time. It was created by Sledgehammer...