Features Archive Page 2

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

25 July 2020

Digital FoundryWhat's actually going on with Halo Infinite's graphics?

Dynamic lighting is a big addition - but there are downsides.

24 July 2020

23 July 2020

22 July 2020

FeatureFinal Fantasy 14's big 5.3 patch opens up the path to new players

Naoki Yoshida on crossovers, killing old content and going beyond 20 million players.

21 July 2020

FeatureDoes RAM speed matter for gaming on Intel? Testing memory up to 4000MHz

And what's more important for gaming - frequency or timings?

FeatureSucker Punch talks Ghost of Tsushima's inspirations, cultural authenticity, and the studio's growing identity

"It would have been immensely harder if we had not had the Japanese localisation team."

18 July 2020

17 July 2020

FeatureFive of the Best: Jokes

Hope they stand up.

16 July 2020

15 July 2020

14 July 2020

13 July 2020

Digital FoundryHow Death Stranding PC delivers on Kojima Productions' original vision

Initially designed to run at 60fps - and now capable of much more.

12 July 2020

11 July 2020

10 July 2020

9 July 2020

8 July 2020

Digital FoundryNext-gen consoles: why we'll still be playing games at 30fps

Plus: See how Marvel's Spider-Man looks running at 60fps.

7 July 2020

5 July 2020

4 July 2020

3 July 2020

2 July 2020

1 July 2020

FeatureThe road to Gran Turismo 7 - the evolution of Trial Mountain

Polyphony Digital's iconic circuit compared across the generations.

FeatureA spoiler-heavy interview with The Last of Us Part 2 director Neil Druckmann

"I've seen people say online, you disrespected the characters. *************! No-one loves these characters more than we do."

30 June 2020

29 June 2020

27 June 2020

26 June 2020

FeaturePride Week: Down and out in Orgrimmar and London

The continuing importance of LGBT+ spaces in gaming.

FeatureThe Almost Gone's point-and-click personal history doesn't work

But that doesn't mean you can't tell stories with puzzles.

25 June 2020

FeaturePride Week: Towards more speculative sex

Or "Why sci-fi shagging needs to get weirder and how games are paving the way".

24 June 2020

FeatureNinjala might be the perfect summer game

Gumplay - GungHo on the launch of the Switch exclusive.