Storytelling in video games has become surprisingly moving and sophisticated over the last two decades. Powerful themes and memorable characters are comparable to any piece of cinema or theater.... more
Ever wanted to play a Breaking Bad video game? We're still in the process of picking our jaws up off the floor after last night's unbelievable finale. The tension was unbearable, and the payoff was... more
The Batman Arkham series has been credited as the best Batman game series ever made. Rocksteady studios did what no one thought was possible: create a good 3D Batman game. The Batman series has... more
Writers note: Okay, so these are obviously personal (you're bound to disagree because my taste is weird) and everyone's going to have their own favorites. But still, here's mine.
So each of these... more
Normally I wouldn't raise too much of an eyebrow about the latest Far Cry game: Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon, but having abandoned the previous pirate shoot-em-up theme in favor of a 1980's style future... more
Nintendo has been pretty busy recently putting out teasers about new Super Mario games that will revisit racing and arcade games of the franchise’s past, but one clever dude has been busy using the... more
Love arcade scrolling beat-em-up classic Double Dragon from ye olde days of late 80's arcade gaming? Course you did! It was blooming fantastic. And while there was that ill fated movie a few years... more
Player Vs Pain looks like just the sort of depraved gamer oriented s**t I'd tune into for no other reason than the depths of human depravity offer no end to my sadistic sustenance. By which I mean I... more
There's all manner of cool s**t we'd love to own from cult cinema, TV or video games or have simply taken note of when watching a film/tv/game so it's cool to see ads for the fictional paraphernalia... more
Clearly a massive Zelda fan, Smooth McGroove has taken to performing Zelda in game tunes acapella, with his latest; the Ocarina Of Time's 'Song of Storms' being perhaps his most catchy.
I often... more