Five years ago, I never would’ve touched a horror game. One, because most of what was on the market was trying to copy the success of Outlast, and two, because I was mortified of them. It wasn’t until 2015 when I played Alien Isolation that […]

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Superhero games are a fickle thing. We get spoilt one moment with the Arkham series and betrayed the next by lazy movie tie-ins like Green Lantern and Thor: God of Thunder. Spider-Man, in particular, has been thrown around quite a bit. The likes of Spider-Man […]

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How the hell did we get so sick of God of War (GoW) that it took half a decade to resurface? A person unfamiliar with the series might look at GoW Ascension (hereafter referred to as Ascension) for the answer and come away none the […]

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When I think of hack n’ slash action games, the first thing that pops into my head is a cheeky and charismatic protagonist. When I think back on why this is, I credit it to the key games that got me into the genre, Devil […]

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Bend a knee, mortals, for you’re reading the words of someone who has approached gaming Godhood, and has touched the light of the virtually divine. I cleared a game that was truly a shameful mark on my record, one that I began nearly ten years […]

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It’s been almost ten years and a full console generation since the last instalment of Metroid Prime, so it probably comes as no surprise that the announcement of Metroid Prime 4 at E3 this year was a big deal for a lot of longtime fans […]

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2012 was a truly great year for gaming. However, with so many stellar titles being released the year through such as Mass Effect 3, Halo 4, and Far Cry 3, it’s fair to say a number of games probably flew under the radar. Dust: An […]

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Tomorrow, Arkane’s latest and arguably most intriguing game yet, Prey, will be released. For the uninitiated, this is a great time for fervent optimism, and the demo for Prey is available for Xbox and PS4 owners to try at this very moment. For the rest […]

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Fans of open world adventures were absolutely spoiled for choice in 2011, with exceptional works from genre pioneers Bioware [...]

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As 2017 rolled around, I partook in the great yearly tradition of reading end-of-year lists to work out which games from the year before I’d missed and should catch up on over summer. Pony Island, by one-man-team Daniel Mullins, came out the previous January, which […]

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