Latest Game Features

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.

Games nobody talks about anymore: The NewZealand Story

Ryan Lambie Feature Aug 15, 2015

Kidnapping, giant mazes and a Kiwi with a bow and arrow. It’s all part of the surreal world of Taito’s NewZealand Story...

Wowow: the 1990s Taito console that never was

Ryan Lambie Feature Aug 12, 2015

In the early 1990s, Japanese gaming giant Taito was working Wowow: an innovative console that streamed games via satellite...

Games nobody talks about anymore: Captain Blood

Ryan Lambie Feature Aug 1, 2015

In 1988, the French studio Exxos released the incredibly strange space adventure game, Captain Blood. Ryan takes a trip back...

The Back To The Future game you've probably never played

Aaron Birch Feature Jul 30, 2015

Movie classic Back To The Future hasn't been treated well in gaming, but there's one gem worth seeking out...

Revisiting the Nintendo Game Boy

Katie Wong Feature Jul 28, 2015

Before you could be antisocial by playing on your phone, there was the Gameboy. We take a fond look back at the Nintendo classic...