Features Archive

27 September 2020

25 September 2020

24 September 2020

23 September 2020

FeatureSix years later, No Man's Sky finally gets its sandworm

Sean Murray chats about today's massive Origins update.

FeatureSomebody should make a game about: landmines

Nobody knows exactly how many landmines there are in the ground right now, but the answer is in the tens of millions.

21 September 2020

FeatureMicrosoft's acquisition of Bethesda is all about Game Pass

Maybe you'll play The Elder Scrolls on PS5, maybe you won't - but for Xbox, and indeed for Bethesda's studios, that's not really the point.

Digital FoundryCrysis Remastered PC tech review: brutal performance limits can't be overlooked

Beautiful lighting and ray tracing, but a locked 60fps is completely off the table.

19 September 2020

Digital FoundryThis is how Xbox Series S backwards compatibility really works

1440p for OG Xbox and enhanced 360 titles, 2x performance on select One S titles - and more.

18 September 2020

PAX x EGXThe top 10 games of the generation

As voted by critics and developers.

17 September 2020

16 September 2020

15 September 2020

13 September 2020

12 September 2020

FeatureDeath and chaos with Edith Finch and The Unfinished Swan

Talking surrealness and development with Giant Sparrow's Ian Dallas.

11 September 2020

10 September 2020

Digital FoundryXbox Series S: the right product at the right time?

Rich and John talk it over in the latest DF Direct.

9 September 2020

8 September 2020

Digital FoundryCrysis Remastered: this is what ray tracing looks like on consoles

An impressive technical feat for Xbox One X and PS4 Pro.

7 September 2020

6 September 2020

FeatureThe gaming archaeologist and his quest for a Neo Geo holy grail

How an unreleased SNK arcade game found its way out into the world again.

5 September 2020

4 September 2020

3 September 2020

2 September 2020

1 September 2020

30 August 2020

29 August 2020

FeatureErasing Erasure in If Found…

An Irish indie game about growing up, coming out, and coming home.

28 August 2020

FeatureChasing the dream of four people in a room

Hello Games' Sean Murray and Steven Burgess on The Last Campfire, No Man's Sky, and coming full circle.

27 August 2020

26 August 2020

25 August 2020

24 August 2020

23 August 2020

22 August 2020

FeatureAn investigation into Blathers

Serious questions of museum standards, ethics, and legalities arise for Animal Crossing's resident Curator…

21 August 2020

Digital FoundryXbox Series X silicon: the Hot Chips 2020 breakdown

How Microsoft architected its next generation processor.

19 August 2020

18 August 2020

Digital FoundryMarvel's Avengers: our first look at the upcoming generational divide?

Challenged on base consoles, great on enhanced - but is the next-gen the place to be?

17 August 2020

16 August 2020

Digital FoundrySonic the Hedgehog running on Super NES - see the tech demo in action

Original code ported and optimised for the Nintendo console.

FeatureGetting off the Road: the apocalypse games of Cormac McCarthy

What videogames have learned from a deeply pessimistic vision of America.

15 August 2020

14 August 2020

13 August 2020

FeatureWe should talk about Pokémon Go's loot boxes

UPDATE: Detailed stats arrive, as community pushes for odds to be disclosed.

12 August 2020

FeatureSomeone should make a game about: The Devil's Causeway

Roads around mountains 'cause we can't drive through.

11 August 2020

10 August 2020

9 August 2020

FeatureThe joy of melee

Press B for hilarity.

8 August 2020

FeatureOne night in Akane has lasted me 15 hours

Street of Rage in Mega-Tokyo.

5 August 2020

FeatureChasing Storm Isaias in Microsoft Flight Simulator

How accurate exactly is the weather in the forthcoming sim?

4 August 2020

3 August 2020

Digital FoundryWe upgraded PS4 Pro with an 8TB SSD: can we make a better console?

Faster load times, improved streaming: the ultimate storage upgrade benchmarked.

2 August 2020

1 August 2020

31 July 2020

30 July 2020

FeatureProject Cars 3 goes all out for the Forza Motorsport crowd

Hands on with the new handling model and career mode.

FeatureMicrosoft Flight Simulator is a once-in-a-generation wow moment

Taking to the skies with the most striking looking game of the year.

29 July 2020

28 July 2020

Digital FoundryThe EPOS tech interview: designing gaming headsets for esports and immersion

The artists formerly known as Sennheiser's gaming division.

27 July 2020

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