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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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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New Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice trailer released

Recently I was in Cologne for Gamescom 2018. While there I played a plethora of games, ranging from bad; Shadow of the Tomb Raider, to average; Jump Force, to intriguing; Man of Medan to amazing; Biomutant, to downright unbelievably incredibly jaw drop; Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice. You can read my in-depth preview from my hands […]

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Venom’s product range is bringing the phrase ‘pick up and play’ to life

Ever since video games became a household item worldwide accessories have been a vital part of the craze. Whether that’s plastic tennis rackets, rumble packs, memory cards, charging cables, battery packs, headsets, stands or literally anything else you can think of, gamers have loved them. For good reason too, why wouldn’t we want a stand […]

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Strange Brigade Review

From Oxford based Rebellion we have Strange Brigade, a very British third-person shooter with a strong tinge of Indiana Jones. Rebellion was previously best known for the Sniper Elite series which explains this title’s historical roots. This isn’t some boring historical retrospective, you’ll be fending off giant scorpions, mummies, minotaurs and pretty much any other […]

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Celebrating Team17’s 100th game: Their top ten

It’s really an immense achievement. 100 different games. From developed to published, from Arcade Pool to Leisure Suit Larry to Yooka Laylee, Team17 have been everywhere and done everything. With PLANET ALPHA they’ve hit their centenary. Over the course of 28 years, the British company has built a huge catalog, from its publishing branch which […]

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1C Company Gamescom roundup: Stygian, Deep Sky Derelicts, Devil’s Hunt and more

The 1C Company brought a very wide variety of games to Gamescom 2018. Ranging from unique Indies to big AAA efforts there was something on show for everyone. Here I’m going to run through some of what I saw or played and highlight some of the top games on offer. If you want to know […]

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Dying Light 2 Gamescom Preview
Your Choices... Your World

Never has a video game tagline captured the spirit more accurately than Techland have with Dying Light 2. Rather than flying through an in-depth preview breaking down every individual detail, I’m going to make a choice to create a narrative. The purpose will be to use developer examples to illustrate how you, the player, will […]

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THQ Gamescom blowout: Biomutant gameplay impressions, Townsmen VR’s charm and Fade to Silence impressive survival narrative

Before I even boarded a flight THQ Nordic had already blown me away at this year’s Gamescom. With the most varied gaming line up, from AAA blockbusters to quirky VR titles and anything else in between, there really was a strong effort here to show that the publisher is back and better than ever. So […]

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Onimusha: Warlords Remastered Coming To All Consoles This January!

In a surprise announcement that no one saw coming, Capcom has revealed that one of the defining experience of the Sony PlayStation 2 would be making a triumph return this upcoming January on PC, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PlayStation 4. On the 15th of January Onimusha: Warlords will be remastered and will be released […]

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Streets of Rage 4 has been Announced!
The Megadrive mash'em up masterclass returns

Well here we are, after all the waiting and excitement comes the most amazing gaming reveal of the year so far….no, not that 48 min Cyberpunk 2077 gameplay video, I’m talking about Streets of Rage 4! Finally, 24 years after the last game in Segas seminal series, the pinnacle of the genre is returning to […]

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