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App of the week: Thimbleweed Park

App of the week: Thimbleweed Park

It turns out you can go home again when LucasArts alums make a point-and-click adventure as good as this one.
By Craig Grannell Oct 18 2017, 11:06AM
App of the week: Flower

App of the week: Flower

The indie gem that sowed the seed for Journey finally comes to mobile.
By Craig Grannell Oct 10 2017, 11:59AM
Interview: The Expanse executive director & creator, Mark Fergus

Interview: The Expanse executive director & creator, Mark Fergus

We talk about putting science into science fiction, and using virtual reality to help actors get to grips with SFX-heavy scenes.
By David Hollingworth Oct 10 2017, 10:33AM
The WORST games of all time

The WORST games of all time

It's the best of the worst, so they're really the worst of the worst.
By Andrew Hayward Oct 9 2017, 11:25AM
Hands-on Preview: Assassin's Creed Origins

Hands-on Preview: Assassin's Creed Origins

After a year's hiatus, everything has changed for the return of Ubisoft's much-loved stealth franchise.
By Ryan Jones Oct 6 2017, 11:44AM
Hands-on Preview: Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Hands-on Preview: Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

BJ Blazkowicz is back, and he's got plenty of new tricks.
By Matt Tate Oct 4 2017, 11:26AM
App of the week: Freeways

App of the week: Freeways

Tired of getting stuck in traffic? Unleash your revenge on endless streams of virtual cars in this oddball road design game.
By Craig Grannell Sep 26 2017, 10:23AM
Hands-on Preview: Super Mario Odyssey

Hands-on Preview: Super Mario Odyssey

Nintendo's iconic hero is cooking up a madcap classic on Switch.
By Robert Leedham Sep 21 2017, 11:35AM
Hands-on Preview: Skyrim VR and Doom VFR

Hands-on Preview: Skyrim VR and Doom VFR

Bethesda has given some of its biggest games a VR makeover. Are the results any good?
By Thomas McMullan Sep 20 2017, 1:02PM
What do we see when we look at games through the lens of nostalgia?

What do we see when we look at games through the lens of nostalgia?

How returning to much-loved games with new perspectives can change our relationship with the familiar.
By Alayna Cole Sep 18 2017, 3:39PM
The business of addiction: how the video gaming industry is evolving to be like the casino industry

The business of addiction: how the video gaming industry is evolving to be like the casino industry

The latest trend in the video gaming industry is the creation of “whales,” people so addicted to games that they spend their entire life savings to keep playing.
By Joshua Krook Sep 14 2017, 11:38AM
Why non-binary player-characters are important, and you should support them

Why non-binary player-characters are important, and you should support them

They’re still incredibly uncommon, but nonbinary player-characters are popping up in popular games, and are paving the way for a major shift in the industry.
By Alayna Cole Sep 6 2017, 12:39PM
Top 10 PlayStation exclusive PS3 games

Top 10 PlayStation exclusive PS3 games

Sony's third home console ceased production in Japan this year. It is time, we feel, to take a look back at ten of its absolute finest.
By Tim Henderson Sep 5 2017, 2:50PM
App of the week: cityglitch

App of the week: cityglitch

As the cities glitch, they need a top witch, in this fab retro-infused puzzler.
By Craig Grannell Sep 5 2017, 11:53AM
Splatoon 2 shows that shooters can be fun without being violent

Splatoon 2 shows that shooters can be fun without being violent

It's not all about chicken-dinners and sick headshots...
By James Pinnell Aug 29 2017, 12:42PM
Upskilled offers truly exciting choices for your IT career

Upskilled offers truly exciting choices for your IT career

Sponsored: Considering a career in green IT, or perhaps gaming and interactive media? Upskilled offers this and a whole lot more.
By Staff Writers Aug 29 2017, 10:50AM
App of the week: Data Wing

App of the week: Data Wing

There’s style and substance in this neon treat that mashes up Asteroids, racing and puzzling.
By Craig Grannell Aug 28 2017, 11:46AM
Preview: Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus - everything you need to know

Preview: Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus - everything you need to know

A wilkommen return for the Wolfenstein series.
By Vaughn Highfield Aug 16 2017, 12:45PM
How to: Sign up to become a PS4 Beta tester

How to: Sign up to become a PS4 Beta tester

Want the latest version of Sony's firmware before anyone else? Become a PS4 Beta tester!
By Vaughn Highfield Aug 15 2017, 1:23PM
App of the week: Pigeon Wings

App of the week: Pigeon Wings

MarioKart meets ALONE… and Tiny Wings in this madcap arcade racer.
By Craig Grannell Aug 14 2017, 12:17PM