The 12 Best Video Games of 2016

As it’s almost the end of the year, we thought now would be as good a time as any to cast an eye over 2016’s best video games. In the past 12 months, we’ve had some terrific titles, across sequels,…

Santa Claus’s Weirdest Video Game Cameos

Santa may be a busy guy, but he still makes time to show up in the odd video game now and then. We’ve already looked at festive-themed games to play over Christmas, but how about those titles that either put…

5 New Year’s Resolutions for Gamers

How many New Year’s resolutions have you kept over the years? For some of us, the same ones get rolled out again and again. Maybe you want to lose weight. Maybe you want to run a marathon. Maybe you want…

5 Christmas Movie Tie-in Games We Want To See

Over the years, we’ve been hit by countless movie tie-in games. Some have been fantastic. Others have been decent. The rest have been pretty poor (mentioning no names). Still, there have been some missed opportunities too, not least when it…

8 Festive Video Games to Play this Christmas

For many of us, Christmas and gaming go hand in hand. This might be because we ask Father Christmas to leave a shiny new game in our stocking, or because we just use the time away from work/school/university to tackle…

8 Marvel Characters Who Deserve Their Own Video Game

Over the past 30 years or so, we’ve had more Marvel games than you can shake an adamantium claw at. From the days of the Atari 2600 and ZX Spectrum through to the current generation of consoles, Marvel’s stable of…

5 Reasons to be Excited for Insomniac’s New Spider-Man Game

We’ve got Spider-Man on the brain right now, after the trailer for Marvel and Sony’s first cinematic team-up just dropped. Needless to say, Spider-Man: Homecoming looks terrific (Michael Keaton as the Vulture!), and could hopefully give us a series of…

Top 5 Lord of the Rings Games

Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor

Believe it or not, it’s almost 15 years since Peter Jackson’s first The Lord of the Rings movie hit the big screen. Since then, we’ve had plenty of video games based on Tolkien’s masterpiece, and while even the most hardcore…

15 Video Games We Can’t Wait to Play in 2017

With 2017 just a few weeks away, it’s time to look ahead to the games set for release in the new year. There’s plenty to be excited for, across major AAA titles to crowd-sourced indie-releases. Whether you’re excited to see…

7 Weird Video Games Based on TV Shows

Over the years, hit television shows have inspired plenty of video games. Sometimes, this makes perfect sense, with the likes of The Walking Dead, The X-Files, Game of Thrones, and Buffy the Vampire Slayer lending themselves nicely to an interactive…