With 12 hours gone and what felt like plenty of progress made, I felt that a short and relaxing jaunt into the Painted World would be quite fitting.
Dreaming of being the man in charge of your favourite Football team is surely one of the most widely enjoyed spheres of back seat management.
Simplicity is often thought to be the key in gaming. And what would be more simple and relaxing than enjoying the simple bob of the ocean, with something as innocuous as a rubber ducky? Well, if that same ocean is covered in collectable coins and strewn with dangerous mines, that might put a damper on [...]
It had just gone 10pm, I was 10 hours into my 24 hour Dark Souls marathon, and had just reached Anor Londo.
It is bitterly cold this time of year in Japan. Early though it may be, winter is truly here, with its icy breezes, thick clothing and the sudden surge of Christmas goods in shops.
2013 proved to be a big year for games, not least due to the new console generation landing in our shops very shortly.
It seems like a no brainer. A surefire method for success. Take the tried, tested, and much beloved world of BioShock‘s Rapture; a city beneath the seas; and throw BioShock Infinite’s Booker Dewitt and Elizabeth into the noiresque mix.
Hour 8. Before I could exact a painful revenge on Lautrec there was the small matter of getting myself through Sen’s Fortress in one piece.
The Walking Dead, Day-Z, Dead Rising 3…The list of zombie games seems to grow longer and longer but is the shuffling train of risen dead starting to leave a bad smell with gamers.
It’s that time of the year when there’s a spring in the step of every video game store owner. And why not?
I can’t really pinpoint exactly what age my son was when I decided to attempt to introduce him to gaming.
Erica Reed is a Boston FBI agent, set on capturing the serial killer who took her brother’s life years ago.
Killer Instinct is one of the launch titles for the Xbox One.
Before we get to Telltale Games’ latest foray into episodic point and click gaming with The Wolf Among Us, let’s get all literary up in here with a look at “fractured fairytales”. Fractured fairy tales are a rather special genre of story. Understanding the new story requires the reader to know the original tale’s plot [...]
When it comes to quirky and interesting puzzle titles, iOS seems to be the platform of choice.
A video game auteur seems like an oxymoron; in these days of triple A games with staffs of developers bordering on the thousands, how can we say that a video game reflects one person’s creative vision?