This neat little retro gaming camera app can send your snaps back to the days of pixels and sprites!
Injustice 2 has just landed and the NetherRealm sequel to Gods Among Us has wowed audiences with its photorealism and fighting mechanics. The series is based on the characters of classic comic books, with superheroes facing off against enemies in the streets in an attempt to restore justice and order to society. Naturally, then, a few things are... Continue Reading →
If we are horrified by the level of violence we see in Manhunt it is because we feel sympathy for those being killed. So why are we encouraged to abandon such sympathy in war games? Robert Yang makes a good point when he asserts that war is invisible. His essay appears on the Radiator Blog and... Continue Reading →
I have a perpetual love / hate relationship with the boss battle. I relish the feeling of finally breaking down a seemingly insurmountable obstacle to its finest points and methodically working through it to victory. At the same time, if i'm really enjoying the everyday play of a title I'm often faltered in my tracks... Continue Reading →
From characters to developers, it's undeniable that women play a massive role in the gaming industry now. But that role can, and should, be bigger. So, as a woman in gaming I thought i'd turn this month over to reading about the impact that women have had over the industry in itself and the titles... Continue Reading →
Outlast 2 made me think about the way we are rewarded in video games, and how we are motivated to seek that reward. What I found about the way we learn made me respect survival horror a lot more.
If you're looking to get into video games then good for you, a whole world of entertainment is ready and waiting for you. If you're looking for games to introduce someone else to gaming, then good luck in your quest and you can check out our full guide to getting your partner into gaming right... Continue Reading →