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Netflix's interactive experiment is (a) Good (b) Bad

Netflix's interactive experiment is (a) Good (b) Bad

Netflix is to experiment with choose-your-own-adventure shows. Will gamifying TV shows work?
By Staff Writer Mar 10 2017, 8:44AM
How app-based storytelling is reviving the novel of letters

How app-based storytelling is reviving the novel of letters

Epistolary storytelling is undergoing a revival in an age of messaging apps and video games.
By Staff Writer Feb 24 2017, 9:02AM
Queer representation in games: Heroes Like Us at PAX Australia 2016

Queer representation in games: Heroes Like Us at PAX Australia 2016

What happens when you put five queer folk on a panel in front of a packed theatre of awesome people?
By Alayna Cole Nov 10 2016, 12:05PM
Hyper's guide to every hero in Overwatch

Hyper's guide to every hero in Overwatch

How to play as every character, and how to play against them.
By Justin Mahboubian-Jones May 27 2016, 2:38PM
Top 50 Horror Characters of All Time

Top 50 Horror Characters of All Time

Written in 10% real baby's blood!
By Hyper Staff Feb 11 2016, 3:53PM
A not so nostalgic look back at Fallout 3

A not so nostalgic look back at Fallout 3

With Fallout 4 official and looking amazingly rich, we ponder whether Fallout 3 was really the great game we remember...
By Patrick Stafford Jun 17 2015, 10:15AM
A Killer Perspective

A Killer Perspective

We look at back at the rich, only slightly buggy, history of Killer Instinct
By Adam Rorke Aug 11 2014, 3:05PM
Interview: Evolve's Phil Robb

Interview: Evolve's Phil Robb

We chat to PHIL ROBB, creative director, Turtle Rock Studios
By Daniel Wilks Aug 5 2014, 11:31AM
Hands-on Preview: LittleBigPlanet 3

Hands-on Preview: LittleBigPlanet 3

Sackboy's making his next-gen debut - and he's bringing some game-changing chums.
By Tom Parsons Jul 14 2014, 12:14PM
Preview: Rise of Incarnates

Preview: Rise of Incarnates

DAN STAINES rolls a mean zombie ball, whatever that means.
By Dan Staines Jul 14 2014, 11:03AM
From Under the Table to Onto A Tablet: Snip & Chu

From Under the Table to Onto A Tablet: Snip & Chu

From Under the Table to Onto A Tablet: Snip & Chu
By Jason Dreggs Apr 28 2014, 1:16AM
Gender equality is important in gaming - here's why

Gender equality is important in gaming - here's why

Women deserve better representation in games. And it's not that hard to achieve, and it helps everyone.
By David Hollingworth Feb 21 2014, 5:14PM
Dungeons & Dragons week - Part the fourth: I <3 D&D

Dungeons & Dragons week - Part the fourth: I <3 D&D

It's the end of our D&D love-in, and we're ending with how the game has changed one tech writer's life...
By David Hollingworth Jan 31 2014, 5:35PM
Review: Grand Theft Auto V

Review: Grand Theft Auto V

A dazzling display of mechanics and world building, but some flaws do get in the way.
By David Hollingworth Nov 29 2013, 12:35PM
A second look at the Free to Play ARPG Marvel Heroes

A second look at the Free to Play ARPG Marvel Heroes

With the game about to hit version 2.0, we return to this rapidly evolving online game, and like what we see.
By John Gillooly Nov 7 2013, 1:36PM
Grand Theft Auto V needs to be MORE controversial

Grand Theft Auto V needs to be MORE controversial

David Hollingworth ponders the monster that is GTA V, the role of criticism in games, and why developers make the decisions they do.
By David Hollingworth Sep 23 2013, 3:33PM
First look: Grand Theft Auto V

First look: Grand Theft Auto V

GTA 5 arrives with the highest of expectations, but it exceeds almost all of them to become one of the greatest games of all time.
By Guy Cocker Sep 17 2013, 10:09AM
Engine Room: Plotting the future narrative of gaming

Engine Room: Plotting the future narrative of gaming

Whether threadbare or prominent, narrative is one of the most crucial components of any game.
By Nathan Lawrence Jun 25 2013, 10:28AM
Review: Defiance

Review: Defiance

A truly unique mix of televisual and game media sounds great on paper, but is disappointing in practice.
By David Hollingworth May 30 2013, 10:20AM
Passwords: how to choose one and why we need them

Passwords: how to choose one and why we need them

Having trouble remembering all your passwords? Don’t expect respite any time soon.
By Philip Branch May 14 2013, 3:12PM