Battle Royale: Where it all Began, and Where it’s Headed Next
A deep look into the genre

Deep Roots It’s the year 1997. In the wake of an alternate World War II outcome, Japan rises from the ashes as a fascist state known as the Republic of Greater East Asia. The Republic, while purporting to research military survivalism, methodically instills fear in its citizens by kidnapping a randomly-selected group of high school […]

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The Good, the Bad, & the Ugly of Ports, Remakes, & Remasters

I don’t know about you, dear readers, but my wallet is a-hurtin’ this year. Besides all the gotta-have original games (like God of War, Detroit: Become Human, Monster Hunter: World, etc.), there is a smorgasbord of remakes, remasters, and ports just begging us to take them home. Devil May Cry HD, Shadow of the Colossus, […]

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Gran Turismo Sport update brings new cars, a new track and u-turn on microtransactions

After PS3 exclusive Gran Turismo 6 was plagued with microtransactions, including one car which costs £120, fans were absolutely relieved when series creator Kazunori Yamauchi confirmed there would be no microtransactions in the franchise’s most recent iteration. In a Q&A session with Youtube Gema Show Indo, he simply responded ‘no’ when asked whether GT Sport would […]

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NPD analyst Mat Piscatella: Gaming Industry should ‘fire toxic customers’

The NPD is well known among core gamers for producing monthly sales data for the United States of America’s gaming market. Every month via analyst Mat Piscatella and his incredibly informative Youtube channel, you’ll get a rundown of which software has performed strongly and which consoles are selling best. This also comes with analysis of […]

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Skipping school/work to game: Western culture should embrace the fabled Japanese ‘Dragon Quest Law’

There’s an incredible real life gaming legend that comes straight out of Japan. When Ni No Kuni developer collaborated with series owners and publishers Square Enix on Dragon Quest VII: Journey of the Cursed King for PS2 in 2004, two million Japanese citizens allegedly took a sick day from work to play it. This was […]

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Xbox Scarlett/Streambox Rumors: Microsoft’s continued overcomplicating of Gaming is alienating the casual market

For anyone who missed it, Thurott has the hot new scoop on what the next Xbox will be. There’ll be two options available. The first will be a traditional console, the second is set to be a streaming focused device utilizing Microsoft’s upcoming new game streaming platform. With Xbox Game Pass and Phil Spencer’s recent […]

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GAME’s UK Price gouging of the limited edition Marvel’s Spider-Man PS4 Pro console is a disgrace

UPDATE – July 24th, 2018 GAME UK now offering Limited Edition Marvel’s Spider-Man PS4 Pro standalone after fan backlash   ORIGINAL ARTICLE – July 22nd, 2018  Spider-Man fans and PlayStation fans alike rejoiced when the limited edition console bundles were announced for the upcoming PS4 exclusive Marvel’s Spider-Man. The console is beautiful and it would […]

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Fortnite microtransactions are a total rip off designed to take advantage of consumers while offering little value

Fortnite is huge right now. No matter where you’ll look, you’ll see it. Watching the World Cup Final? Griezmann has scored a penalty and is doing a Fortnite dance. Watching television before work? There’s a mother on chatting about how the game is changing her son’s personality. With news recently breaking that the game has […]

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Nathan Fillion is Nathan Drake – finally – and it’s brilliant (in 15 minute short fan film)
... and Stephen Lang is Sully!!!

Ever since the first Uncharted game was released and Nathan Drake swaggered onto our screens, fans have clamoured for Nathan Fillion as the perfect casting choice to play him. Even the man himself has been open to it for that long. With an Uncharted movie floundering in development hell and Spider-Man Tom Holland attached to […]

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Temtem: The Most Funded Spanish Video Game EVER
Crema Games' Kickstarter Campaign for Temtem Comes to a Close

Yesterday, Crema Games’ Kickstarter Campaign for its highly anticipated Pokémon inspired creature-collection MMO came to an overwhelmingly successful finish. When the Kickstarter originally launched, Crema Games’ goal for adequate funding was $70,000. That initial goal was shattered by a record-breaking $573,939 pledged from over 11,716 backers! Such a feat makes Temtem the most funded video […]

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No Fallout 76 Crossplay plans (yet), Thanks Sony!

Crossplay has been a big topic of discussion this year, especially due to the controversy surrounding Sony and Fortnite. Sony has stated many times that they are listening but during an interview between German publication GameStar and Fallout 76 director Todd Howard, it seems they are hearing but not comprehending. Fallout 76 is the next […]

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Fallout 76: Facts and Thoughts on What We Can Expect
Let's Ride Into the Sunset Together

From a tantalising teaser trailer to some serious ‘oh my gosh’ moments at E3, Fallout 76 has been one wild ride of discovery. When John Denver’s opening acoustic hits you and the sweet sound of ‘Almost heaven, West Virginia’ enters your eardrums, you can almost forget the huge change that has been made to our […]

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