11 October 2018
And this one will be different.
13 June 2018
Super smashing great.
7 June 2018
Having appointed itself the god-king of PC gaming, Valve is vacating the throne.
29 September 2017
You'll always walk alone.
13 June 2017
A less than stellar year for PlayStation.
12 June 2017
But does it have the vision to excite?
9 June 2017
8 June 2017
The pressure's on for E3.
21 April 2017
"Put aside the petty bickering and embrace a new outlook."
11 February 2017
Direct is a reasonable solution to one of Steam's most serious problems
12 November 2016
Alexis Kennedy on games, empathy and happiness.
4 November 2016
26 October 2016
And reminds us not to pre-order video games.
7 September 2016
Why should we welcome PlayStation Neo and Xbox Scorpio? There is a reason.
6 August 2016
Look, at least it's not another Pokemon Go article.
30 July 2016
Gurdurrs of perception.
28 July 2016
Perhaps its only option for staying in the hardware game.
15 July 2016
But it's still great news for Nintendo.
8 July 2016
16 June 2016
The great teraflip-flop.
11 June 2016
Welcome to the post-generational era.
12 March 2016
2 February 2016
5 December 2015
17 October 2015
"'Another hoppy IPA!?' is this industry's 'Oh, they've put in a horde mode.'"
1 July 2015
"I didn't sign up for this."
17 June 2015
A new Metroid and a new Animal Crossing should have kept the faithful happy, but instead they're up in arms.
11 June 2015
Will Phil Spencer try to save Xbox One, or push for the cross-platform future?
6 June 2015
31 May 2015
The assumption that old games have no value indulges our nostalgia but is killing the industry.
18 March 2015
Farewell, Wii hardly knew U.
7 March 2015
7 February 2015
7 January 2015
Reasons to be cheerful.
26 December 2014
20 December 2014
"Most likely, you live with them..."
14 December 2014
From the archive: If you come at the king, you best not miss.
13 December 2014
2 December 2014
Ubisoft Montreal's latest could be a fine portrayal of a country under siege, if only it stopped to breathe.
29 November 2014
It's struggled in the marketplace, but Nintendo's console has remembered something its competition seemingly forgot.
15 November 2014
It was the console that could do no wrong - but software was another matter.
8 November 2014
What Destiny tells us about life, the universe, and everything.
1 November 2014
25 October 2014
11 October 2014
Shadow of Mordor becomes great, but introduces itself poorly.
2 October 2014
The Vault in our stars.
29 September 2014
Our resident obsessive is still playing, but gradually losing interest.
20 September 2014
19 September 2014
Metal Gear and Final Fantasy prove there's still plenty to get excited about from gaming's spiritual home.
13 September 2014
It's a force of nature.
9 September 2014
And god looked back.
6 September 2014
Always leave them wanting more, not less.
30 August 2014
To reach their full potential, games need to stop empowering the player and embrace the raw and personal.
16 August 2014
The Tomb Raider deal dominated headlines, but Metal Gear's move onto Steam is the true harbinger.
2 August 2014
EA's Access service is good value, despite what Sony says - but it's still a less than ideal solution.
26 July 2014
Crowdfunding has freed developers from old production models, but at what cost?
19 July 2014
Marvel just announced that Thor is becoming a woman, but games don't need sex changes to be better at diversity.
12 July 2014
Why the flood of remasters and remakes should be embraced.
5 July 2014
Why arguing against women appearing in games to preserve historical accuracy is silly.
28 June 2014
Hey, check out that gift horse's mouth...
21 June 2014
Notch is right to clamp down on paid Minecraft servers, but at what cost?
13 June 2014
New games, fresh thinking and brilliant PR bring the Kyoto giant bang up to date.
12 June 2014
'They're not avatars' defence sends the wrong message.
10 June 2014
Just watch those Dogecoins rolling in.
A lack of 2014 titles on both sides of the console war favours Xbox.
7 June 2014
A handy guide for puzzled executives turned showbiz frontmen.
31 May 2014
Open-world games are often better when they lighten up.
19 May 2014
That Bill & Ted homage is a good start.
17 May 2014
Kinect's failure suggests a bright future for game hardware served straight - no chaser.
14 May 2014
10 May 2014
And, until recently, the industry had completely forgotten about it.
3 May 2014
"Dig up the past, all you get is dirty."
26 April 2014
How the simple heart of Gunpei Yokoi's Game Boy has a legacy that goes beyond hardware.
19 April 2014
Marty O'Donnell's departure is a shock, but also a reminder that music in games is more important than ever.
12 April 2014
5 April 2014
26 March 2014
22 March 2014
By getting back to Mother Basics.
8 March 2014
To create truly believable worlds, they need to let go of what's safe.
23 February 2014
Why Ken Levine's plan for endlessly replayable narrative could be a risk not worth taking.
22 February 2014
How gaming video is a game in itself.
19 February 2014
If you're feeling jaded and dismissive, like I was, then pay attention.
15 February 2014
10 February 2014
Looking back at the way Blizzard changed card values during the closed beta.
8 February 2014
Mobile gaming is a joke. Don't become the next punch-line.
1 February 2014
Commercial success may evade them, but these ailing consoles are future classics.
25 January 2014
A lack of new game ideas is what's holding Nintendo back.
18 January 2014
When is a role-playing game not a role-playing game? Most of the time, it turns out.
11 January 2014
Steam Machines are about protecting the PC, not beating consoles.
4 January 2014
Come in Luigi, your time is up - why Oculus Rift is the true next-gen experience.
14 December 2013
Her new album-out-of-the-blue is a cool idea that would work brilliantly for games.
7 December 2013
30 November 2013
Welcome to the digital future.
23 November 2013
Microsoft's misappropriation of free-to-play mechanics is at the head of a broader problem this generation.
9 November 2013
With Assassin's Creed and COD sales slowing, their next-gen successors are waiting in the wings.
2 November 2013
From vital patches to game cancellations, players are often intimately involved.
1 November 2013
Beneath the parody, there's a brilliant game about friendship, sex and strong women.
26 October 2013
Why the Wii U is the best next-gen choice this Christmas.
19 October 2013
Watch Dogs' delay is a blow, but also a sign of the French publisher's growing might.