Latest Game Features

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...

Frustrating games in videogame history

Jamie Andrew Feature Aug 20, 2014

From the 1980s to the 21st century, Jamie takes us on a guided tour of the most frustrating videogames he's encountered so far...

The side-scrolling shooter: 1980-2004?

Ryan Lambie Feature Aug 18, 2014

Once an arcade mainstay, the side-scrolling shooter seems to be dwindling from existence. Ryan looks back at a sadly neglected genre...

Why Alan Wake deserved better

Niall Mcloughlin Feature Aug 12, 2014

Niall looks back at one of the finest - and most underrated - games from the last generation of consoles...

What Video Games: The Movie inadvertently says about mainstream games

Ryan Lambie Feature Jul 30, 2014

Video Games: The Movie takes a breezy tour of history, but shows mainstream gaming in a less than favourable light, Ryan writes...

Top 25 underappreciated games of 1991

Aaron Birch Feature Jul 24, 2014

We venture back into gaming's history with a look at the underappreciated of 1991...

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