XCOM 2 Review: Deep Strategy Meets Alien-Blasting Action

XCOM games have never been easy to beat. In fact, 2012’s Enemy Unknown was so challenging that its follow-up, XCOM 2, starts on the assumption that players actually failed to stop the alien invasion last time around. This is a…

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10 Unforgettable Moments from the Assassin’s Creed Series

With more than 93 million copies sold so far, Assassin’s Creed is one of the gaming industry’s biggest franchises. This immense popularity will come as little surprise to hardcore fans who have stuck with the ongoing story during the past…

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7 Awesome Games that Deserve a Sequel

As with movies and books, video games have the power to spin off into huge franchises. Think of all the series that have dominated the entertainment industry in the past ten years: Harry Potter, The Hunger Games, Twilight (sorry), the…

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Video Games We Can’t Wait to Play in 2016

Being a gamer looks set to be expensive in 2016 – too many must-have titles are heading our way! 2015 brought us its fair share of quality video games, and over the next twelve months, publishers will unleash a veritable…

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What do We Want from Final Fantasy VII Remake?

For many of us, Final Fantasy VII revolutionised gaming. When this iconic RPG came along in 1997, the PlayStation was home to many titles, but none were as engaging, immersive, stunning, rewarding, richly-textured, or outright unforgettable. While the prospect of…

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7 Star Wars Video Games We’d Love to Play

Well, three years after Disney bought the Star Wars franchise, The Force Awakens has finally reached cinema screens. Fans (hardcore and casual alike) are lapping the movie up, and we’re sure plenty of merchandise will find its way underneath many…

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5 Star Wars Video Games Worth Another Look

Now that Star Wars has the world in a tight Force-grip once again, it’s the perfect time to revisit those video-game spin-offs you might have forgotten about. However, with dozens of them across multiple platforms, not all can hit the…

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Unforgettable Moments in Gaming – Part Three

Welcome to the third part of our ongoing look at gaming’s unforgettable moments! So far, we’ve explored: Leon Kennedy’s head being chainsawed from his body in Resident Evil 4; shooting enemies’ hats off from the comfort of an overhead ventilation…

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7 Video Games with Disappointing Endings

As video games continue to evolve, featuring ever-greater visuals and mechanics, their storytelling generally improves too. Some of today’s titles give us characters we care about, exciting plot points, and compelling concepts – just look at games like The Last…

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5 Reasons We Still Love Resident Evil

Nobody could have known, back in 1996, just how big the Resident Evil franchise would go on to become. Since that first game appeared almost 20 years ago, there have been six main games, more than a dozen others (including…

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