Latest Game Features

Why Alien: Isolation proves the Alien deserves another movie

Ryan Lambie Feature Oct 21, 2014

The detail and atmosphere in the videogame Alien: Isolation proves that the 35-year-old xenomorph still has the power to inspire fear.

The path to The Evil Within

Feature Oct 15, 2014

To mark the launch of The Evil Within, we follow creator Shinji Mikami's path from survival horror godfather to the present...

Destiny, and the lessons modern videogames need to learn

Aaron Birch Feature Oct 9, 2014

Destiny has come under serious flak of late. We look at why, what other games can learn from it, and at the Vault Of Glass.

Why horror games are scarier than horror movies

Ryan Lambie Feature Oct 7, 2014

The release of The Evil Within has us thinking about the power of horror games, and how they're now even scarier than horror movies...

Top 50 genuinely scary videogames

Aaron Birch Feature Sep 30, 2014

Are videogames scarier than films? We count down 50 of the most chilling games on Nintendos, PlayStations, Xboxes, PCs and more...

How Pokemon survived 90s Pokemania

Joe Anderton Feature Sep 22, 2014

A popular phenomenon in the 90s, Pokemon is still going strong today. Joe looks at how the gaming franchise has thrived...

What does Microsoft’s acquisition mean for Minecraft?

Ryan Lambie Feature Sep 16, 2014

As Microsoft confirms its $2.5bn buyout of Mojang, Ryan ponders what the purchase means for Minecraft...

Why are age ratings on videogames so often ignored?

Aaron Birch Feature Sep 5, 2014

Why is it that the idea of a child seeing an adult rated movie is bad, but games are not seen as a problem?

Feature-length Gran Turismo documentary appears online

Ryan Lambie Feature Aug 29, 2014

A feature-length documentary about Sony's racing game series Gran Turismo has appeared on the web. You can watch it right here...

The most powerful moment in Beyond: Two Souls

Joe Anderton Feature Aug 28, 2014

Reviews for David Cage's Beyond: Two Souls were mixed, but one level was genuinely powerful and thought-provoking, Joe writes...

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