Category: Game
Heavy Metal Review

GUERRILLA GAMES IS ABOUT TO EMBARK ON ITS RISKIEST PROJECT EVER. THIS IS HORIZON: ZERO DAWN, THE MOST AMBITIOUS PS4 GAME YET There’s a small herd of deer grazing in a field. It is a quiet field, enclosed by towering trees and bronze autumn leaves that gingerly fall from their branches, floating ...

Prey Review

Arkane Austin is crafting a sci-fi yarn that wants to say yesHanging on the walls of Arkane Austin’s studio are reminders of Prey’s core design tenets. Styled like motivational posters, each features a game, and details the laudable qualities Arkane intends to learn from it. One, titled ...

Vampyr Review

Dontnod’s first open-world game is more Dishonored than DraculaAmong the things we disliked about our first glimpse of Vampyr, Dontnod’s tale of occult predation in wartime London, was its combat – a graceless third-person mishmash of three-hit combos and pistol exchanges, peppered with ...

Little Nightmares

After eight years working on LittleBigPlanet, Tarsier is exchanging dreams for nightmaresTarsier’s brightly coloured, playfully decorated premises are exactly what you’d expect the home of a studio that’s spent the past eight years working closely with Media Molecule, on its LittleBigPlanet ...

Uncharted: The Lost Legacy Review

Chloe and Nadine are doing it for themselves in this story expansionSeeing an Uncharted game without Nathan Drake at the helm is like witnessing a Call Of Duty game without guns. It shouldn’t feel right. After all, his rakish style is a big part of what makes the whole series work. Turns ...

The King Is Back Review

BY CHRIS TRUMBLELongtime fans of survival horror videogames know that although there were one or two precursors, Resident Evil was the game that kicked off the popularity of SH games in earnest in 1996. Those same fans also probably know that for many years, alternating releases of Resident ...

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War

Talion sprints towards the walls of Seregost Castle, undaunted by the glittering volley of flaming arrows streaking towards him and his loyal Uruk army. Nearby, a deluge of crude orcish artillery lands, exploding into a fireball that blooms and dissipates, leaving only a shower of wet earth ...

The 10 best superhero games for PC

They're not always great, but Rob Leane has picked out a few gems... The combination of being a comic book fan and a PC gamer isn't always an easy one. Back when Spider-Man 2 was being heralded as one of the best offerings ever produced for PS2, PC players were lumbered with a totally different ...

MICROSOFT Xbox One S Review
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You need a 4K HDR TV to get the best out of it, but the Xbox One S and its 4K Blu-ray player signal the start of great things for Xbox fans. AS THE SUFFIX implies, the Xbox One S is a slimline version of the current Xbox One. An astonishing 40% smaller overall, the Xbox One S is positively tiny ...

LawBreakers Review

The legendary developer talks to us about his new outlook, as we take his gravity-defying shooter LawBreakers for a spin Cliff Bleszinski is as close to a game development rockstar as this industry has ever known. Like many of the great pop stars there have been nicknames, personas, and a sense of ...