5 Unforgettable Missions from the Splinter Cell Series

Breaking the Bank – Splinter Cell Chaos Theory

Playing as a sneaky, highly-trained operative with cool gadgets is a great concept for a video game, and Ubisoft nailed it time and again with their Splinter Cell series. Hero Sam Fisher is a little bit Bond and a little…

12 Best Celebrity Appearances in Video Games

Jet Li in Rise to Honor

We’ve all heard the voices of movie stars, musicians, and other celebs in video games. Usually, they play original characters with no resemblance or obvious connection to themselves, as with the star turns in the Mass Effect and GTA series….

8 Underrated Horror Games You Might Have Missed


With Resident Evil 7’s release only a couple of weeks away, fans of horror games have plenty to be excited for. So far, RE 7 looks set to be the breakthrough the series so badly needs, with a new playing…

Star Wars Battlefront 2: 8 New Things We Really Want to See


Last year’s Star Wars Battlefront may not have been everything fans hoped for, but it still makes a great foundation to build on for the upcoming sequel. First of all, the developers managed to nail the look and feel of…

8 DC Characters Who Deserve Their Own Video Game

The Joker

Thanks to their beloved Dark Knight, DC Comics have made a pretty big impact on the gaming world. The phenomenal Arkham series has spawned its own sub-universe, spinning off into comic tie-ins and an awesome animated movie, appealing to hardcore…

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…