Old School Musical Review
An ode to the wonderful world of video game music

Old School Musical is something special. I really mean that. So much so that for this review I’m going to do a little something different. The review structure is going out the window. Instead, I’ve gone for something a little more personal. I’ve decided to open up on a couple of things that I never […]

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Numskull will help you make your geeky friends Christmas with this new merchandise line

There are some people out there who genuinely wish it could be Christmas every day. Those same people really want to let it snow and are already rocking around their Christmas tree. I’m not one of them. To me, December 25th isn’t Christmas. It’s Tuesday. I’d literally rather spend the day on Hoth than surrounded by merry little elves […]

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Watch the newest Red Dead Redemption 2 gameplay trailer right here, featuring details on moment to moment gameplay and heists!

If you’ve just watched that gameplay video then please take a deep breath. You’re probably still in awe. Take a minute. Calm yourself. Then we’ll unpack what might be the most ambitious video game of all time. The official box art for Red Dead Redemption 2, which launches October 26th. But just what will you be doing […]

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Classic adventure game ‘Shadowgate’ makes its way to consoles Fall 2018

A mere thirty one years after Shadowgate’s debut on the ‘Apple Macintosh’, it’s returning on Nintendo Switch, PS4 and Xbox One. The plot is very 80’s, tasking the player character, the last survivor of a line of magnificent and heroic kings, with defeating the Warlock Lord before he can summon the hellish demon Behemoth. The […]

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Golden Joysticks 2018: The Nominees, How to Vote and Adam’s Choices

Without any further ado, here are this year’s Golden Joystick Awards categories and nominees: Best storytelling Forgotton Anne God of War – Adam’s Choice. It’s clear why, check out my review to see why I adored this game. The storytelling was a major reason for it. The bond between Kratos and Atreus is incredible to watch […]

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Saying Goodbye to Telltale Games with my top ten moments from their titles

Before writing this article I honestly had no idea just how many games Telltale had made. They’re a juggernaut. Looking at their back catalogue and they’ve made CSI and Wallace and Gromit games. I almost wish they had made more of those. However, they haven’t, and they can’t. The studio hit a truly horrible situation […]

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A closer look at Red Dead Redemption 2’s Wildlife, Nature, Horses, Hunting and Fishing

Red Dead Redemption 2 is almost upon is. To celebrate, Rockstar is ramping up their coverage. Today’s news relates to the wildlife and ecosystem, and one thing is certain: it has the Rockstar North polish. Over two hundred species of wildlife inhabit the world including birds, mammals and fish. Of course one is more important […]

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New Call of Duty Black Ops IIII Zombie mode gameplay features a Coliseum, Avenged Sevenfold and so much action

I’ll level with you all. It’s been quite a while since I last played a Zombies mode in Call of Duty. It might even go as far back as Black Ops II’s incredible TranZit. It seems in the time I’ve missed Zombies has grown exponentially into something massive and special. That’s only going off this […]

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Call of Cthulhu’s newest gameplay trailer shows off the beautifully creepy Lovecraftian world

Focus Home Interactive’s Call of Cthulhu is set to launch on PS4, Xbox One and PC on the (second) spookiest day of the year, October 30th. That means you’ll be able to spend your Halloween weekend exploring the wondrous and terrifying area of Darkwater. Playing as Private Investigator Edward Pierce you’ll have a slew of upgradeable skills in your […]

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THQ Nordic’s Acquisitions: Five IPs I’d love them to buy

THQ Nordic are currently in the process of buying up any videogame IP that isn’t nailed to the ground. They currently have a strong library of games with several incredible upcoming titles. For an overview of them all, head here. I played several at Gamescom and seen footage of the rest. Biomutant played wonderfully, Darksiders […]

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Gamescom 2018 preview: GRIP Combat Racing is not only supremely fun, it features the coolest logo of 2018

I’ll let you in on a secret: I have never been a big racing game fan. When people mention ‘classics’ like Gran Turismo, Destruction Derby, Rollcage, F-zero or Need for Speed Underground I usually just shrug and ask them if they’ve played Hogs of War. In recent years my habits have slowly been changing. Mario […]

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