E3 2018: Assassin’s Creed Odyssey will let you play as a female character and will include Gay relationships!

So far E3 2018 has been an incredible showing for representation. Several AAA games and known franchises are showcasing diversity in its purest form. Whether its Ellie in The Last of Us Part II or the female protagonist in Gears 5, representation in video games is finally improving. The last couple of years have already […]

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The Last of Us Part II Incredible Animations have left Tomb Raider’s Studio Head a little jealous

This tweet from Eidos Montreal studio head David Anfossi, where he calls the animation in The Last of Us Part II fake, has since been deleted. The game was shown during Sony’s E3 press conference and it looked absolutely incredible. Given the similarities between Naughty Dog’s flagship Uncharted franchise and the Tomb Raider game that […]

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E3 2018: The Last of Us Part II trailer stars a grown up Ellie as the player’s character

How better to start your E3 2018 showcase than with a trailer for the sequel to one of the most critically acclaimed games of all time? You can’t do better. We opened with a man on stage playing a melody on a banjo, leading us straight into a very upbeat scenario. It featured Ellie with […]

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Former Uncharted Developer revealed as Senior Game Designer of secret Playstation Studio

After leaving Naughty Dog to work as a Senior Game Designer on a PC survival game, Quentin Cobb has returned to the Playstation family. Today was my first day as a Sr. Game Designer for Sony today. I can't wait to talk about the project I'm working on and what the future holds. It's good […]

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How Playstation’s E3 2018 is missing the mark for this Fan

E3 is a magical time of year for any gamer and for the gaming community. Leaks, reveals, announcements, release dates, disappointment at the lack of Bloodborne 2… it truly is an emotional rollercoaster that we’re all desperate to embark on. On May 11th Chairman of Sony Interactive Entertainment Worldwide, Shaun Lawden, took to the Playstation […]

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How Playstation Invented and Perfected the ‘Dad Simulator’

Back in the PS3’s console generation Sony was lagging behind Microsoft. After a horror story of a start, the PS3 finally started to gather traction and really cement itself as an excellent console with a library of equally excellent exclusives. These exclusives were incredibly varied, from massive online multiplayer shooters like MAG to narrative driven […]

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How Sea of Thieves is Xbox One’s The Last of Us

In June 2013 Naughty Dog released one of the greatest games of all time. The Last of Us absolutely captured critic’s hearts and elevated a developer famous for platformers like Crash Bandicoot and Jak and Daxter, as well as action games like Uncharted, to legendary status. With a lofty 95/100 on review aggregate website Metacritic, […]

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Why movies based on games are still not working

Super Mario, Max Payne, Street Fighter, Far Cry, (thanks, Uwe Boll). It’s an old chestnut, game movies don’t work, but they should. They are more cinematic these days, like interactive movies. There’s a whole section of movie goers who won’t witness Ezio jumping from the Pantheon onto an unsuspecting guard. They’ll never experience Nathan Drake […]

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