Vikki Blake

Game publishers want you to buy games on release day – you shouldn’t

Take a step back, attack your pile of shame, and you may find yourself richer - quite literally - for it

Sony wants Bungie’s live-service knowhow – but do we want more live-service games?

Why does Sony want to release 10 live service games by 2026 when we've had enough of them?

Pointless busywork in video games isn’t pointless at all

Progress isn't just about completing story missions, you know

Here’s what Xbox’s acquisition of Activision means for you and your games

The pros – and cons – to the possibility of Xbox-only Call of Duty games

Here’s why 2021 was a great year for horror fans

A horrific year full of wonderfully horrific games

Halo, goodbye – how one video game changed my perspective about a whole genre

Assumptions about certain games may be keeping you away from your all-new favourite

I’d play more DLC if game devs reminded me of the controls

There's no point relying on me to remember what happened before...