7 of the Hardest Video Games We’ve Ever Played

Let’s face it: extreme difficulty can ruin a game. Striking the right balance between being a rewarding challenge and flat-out torturing players is never easy for developers – make a game unfairly hard, and you only cause frustration; make it…

Rainbow Six: Siege

Across multiple games and consoles, the Rainbow Six franchise has become a major series in the tactical-shooter genre, demanding players use stealth, teamwork, and a strategic approach rather than simply blasting through levels with gleeful abandon. In recent instalments, more…

Just Cause 3 Review

The previous Just Cause games gave us high-octane action in exotic locations, filled with all kinds of ridiculous situations – a winning formula for any developer looking to create a powerful experience players will come back to again & again….

10 of the Best Video Games Based on Comic Books

Comic books are more mainstream now than ever, thanks to the huge success their film adaptations enjoy. Movies like Guardians of the Galaxy, The Avengers, Man of Steel, and the heavily-hyped forthcoming Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice have brought…

Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate Review

Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate is all about change. Not just in its plot (which we’ll come back to later), but in its design: this is the first game in the long-running series to offer a female protagonist, but also drops multiplayer…

Star Wars: Battlefront Review

The last major console release in the Star Wars: Battlefront series came in 2005. In the ten years since, the franchise has reached new, exciting heights: the brand itself has changed hands, now owned by one of the world’s biggest…

5 of the Most Amazing Video Game Glitches

In many ways, video games just get better and better. Evolving technology gives developers the power to create worlds that look, sound, and feel just like the one outside your window – or, in the case of such gems as…

Fallout 4 Review

Platform: PS4, Xbox One, Windows Developer: Bethesda Game Studios Publisher: Bethesda Softworks Rating: 18 For fans of Fallout 3, the wait for its inevitable sequel has been a long one. The third main game in the long-running series was so…

StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void Review

Platform: PC, Mac Developer: Blizzard Entertainment Publisher: Blizzard Entertainment Rating: T+ StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty was a massive success when it was released back in 2010, selling more than three million copies across the globe within its first month…

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 Review

Platform: Windows, Xbox One, PS4, PS3, Xbox 360 Developer: Treyarch Publisher: Activision Rating: Mature / 18 / PEGI 18+ Since its PS2 debut, the Call of Duty series has evolved into one of the world’s biggest video-game properties: from its…