Opinion Archive

Wednesday, 13 June 2018

Thursday, 7 June 2018

FeatureSteam's content policy is both arrogant and cowardly

Having appointed itself the god-king of PC gaming, Valve is vacating the throne.

Friday, 29 September 2017

Tuesday, 13 June 2017

Monday, 12 June 2017

FeatureXbox One X promises a strong and stable line-up

But does it have the vision to excite?

Friday, 9 June 2017

Thursday, 8 June 2017

Friday, 21 April 2017

FeatureA call to arms for the UK fighting game community

"Put aside the petty bickering and embrace a new outlook."

Saturday, 11 February 2017

FeatureSteam Greenlight had to go, but its replacement might just work

Direct is a reasonable solution to one of Steam's most serious problems

Saturday, 12 November 2016

FeatureThe importance of games in difficult times

Alexis Kennedy on games, empathy and happiness.

Friday, 4 November 2016

Wednesday, 26 October 2016

FeatureBethesda's anti-consumer review policy comes as no surprise

And reminds us not to pre-order video games.

Wednesday, 7 September 2016

FeatureLife after console generations has one big upside

Why should we welcome PlayStation Neo and Xbox Scorpio? There is a reason.

Saturday, 6 August 2016

FeatureSonic boom: Ellie Gibson on nostalgia, novelty, and that 9/10

Look, at least it's not another Pokemon Go article.

Saturday, 30 July 2016

Thursday, 28 July 2016

FeatureNX is different, and different is Nintendo's best option

Perhaps its only option for staying in the hardware game.

Friday, 15 July 2016

FeatureActually, Pokémon Go isn't really a Nintendo game

But it's still great news for Nintendo.

Friday, 8 July 2016

Thursday, 16 June 2016

Saturday, 11 June 2016

Saturday, 12 March 2016

Tuesday, 2 February 2016

Saturday, 5 December 2015

FeatureWhy I play video games

Or the special whatness that makes them so special.

Saturday, 17 October 2015

FeatureJon Blyth on: Pubs vs video games

"'Another hoppy IPA!?' is this industry's 'Oh, they've put in a horde mode.'"

Friday, 4 September 2015

FeatureSo, Mr Kojima, do we feel "ashamed" over Quiet?

The Metal Gear director tries to say something about nakedness, but fluffs his lines.

Wednesday, 1 July 2015

Wednesday, 17 June 2015

FeatureNintendo's painful metamorphosis leaves fans reeling

A new Metroid and a new Animal Crossing should have kept the faithful happy, but instead they're up in arms.

Thursday, 11 June 2015

FeatureMicrosoft's difficult choice at E3 2015

Will Phil Spencer try to save Xbox One, or push for the cross-platform future?

Saturday, 6 June 2015

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