Latest Game Features

Top 25 brutally difficult videogames

Aaron Birch Feature Oct 1, 2015

Here's a collection of games that'll make you cry, before laughing and pointing at you...

The Gamechangers & why we need a good film about game design

Ryan Lambie Feature Sep 17, 2015

BBC’s The Gamechangers didn’t exactly do its GTA subject matter justice. Ryan explains why we need a great movie about game design...

Games nobody talks about anymore: Mappy

Ryan Lambie Feature Sep 12, 2015

Namco's game of cat-and-mouse didn't grab attention like Pac-Man, but Ryan argues that Mappy's still a platform classic...

What to expect from the upcoming Star Wars videogames

DC Feature Sep 9, 2015

Will the new Star Wars games be a greater success than those of the past? And how will they fit into Lucasfilm’s universe-building plans?

Games nobody talks about anymore: Cabal

Ryan Lambie Feature Aug 31, 2015

The forgotten grandfather of the third-person cover shooter? Ryan takes a look back at the brilliant Cabal...

Genuinely frighting moments in videogames

Aaron Birch Feature Aug 27, 2015

From P.T. and System Shock 2 through to BioShock and Batman - some games are far better at scaring than others!

Games nobody talks about anymore: Magical Flying Hat Turbo Adventure

Ryan Lambie Feature Aug 22, 2015

The Sega Mega Drive's weirdest game? Ryan takes a look back at the incredibly strange Magical Flying Hat Turbo Adventure...

Hands on with the retro run-and-gunner, Cuphead

Mark Coupe Feature Aug 20, 2015

It's a retro platformer with stunning hand-drawn animated graphics. We go hands on with Cuphead...

Hands on with Star Wars: Battlefront

Mark Coupe Feature Aug 19, 2015

We spend some time in the company of Star Wars: Battlefront. And EA's shooter's looking quite impressive so far...

Is the joypad putting off casual videogamers?

Guy Buckland Feature Aug 18, 2015

To regular gamers, technology has moved from a stick to seemingly 11,000 buttons on a joypad. But this may be what's putting non-gamers off.