James McMahon

Can a horror video game ever be too scary?

‘Visage’ is 2020’s high point in horror. It’s also a game that might scare you to death

‘The Godfather Coda: The Death of Michael Corleone’ review: Coppola trims the fat on his prize turkey

It's still the worst of the trilogy – but Francis Ford's new edit has turned this disappointing climax into a more fitting final flourish

2020 has been a wretched year, but in video games there is hope

Allow us to welcome you to, um, ‘Welcome To Elk’, the most heartwarming game of the year

The best Thanksgiving TV episodes ever

From 'The Simpsons' to 'The West Wing' – tuck in!

Rest in peace Diego Maradona, the most rock’n’roll footballer ever to do it

Hero, villain, genius, cheat. Like Bowie or Prince, the iconic player scarcely needed a full name

The future of music festivals might be inside video games

Physical events have taken a backseat, but that doesn’t mean music and bands have to

Want me to love your video game? Put a good robot in it!

In praise of the video game robot. But who’s the best bucket of rust?

‘Train to Busan Presents: Peninsula’ review: brainless zombie sequel is (un)dead on arrival

Mindless gore and relentless action are director Yeon Sang-ho's weapons of choice

‘Kind Words’ is a tiny glimmer of hope in an increasingly harsh pandemic

Playing this game has helped my mental health and restored my faith in humanity