Gaming Features

Gaming Features

Inside that horrifying new ‘Resident Evil Village’ trailer

How Capcom’s hit survival-horror franchise finally got back its soul

The PS5 conference showed us that diversity will be Sony’s next-gen superpower

Where Microsoft had overpromised and failed to deliver with its lukewarm Xbox Series X outing back in May, PlayStation capitalised and came out swinging

Sit down, snuggle up and indulge in a little comfort gaming

Forget new games. Sometimes all we need is to revisit old favourites to make us feel good

Next-gen consoles: will they make or break backwards compatibility?

Very soon, access to your games could be less about the consoles you own and more about the subscription services you pay for

“Silence is the best sound of all”: the case for mute protagonists in video games

The mute protagonist might be an old gaming cliché, but some of us still love the strong-and-silent type

How serious simulator games made their way into the mainstream

Or, the story of how a truck simulator has educated a non-driver purpose of all-wheel drive and locking differentials

It’s time – finally – for an ‘Alan Wake’ sequel

‘Control’ was my favourite game of last year. But it’s made me want to revisit another title I thought I was done with… behold the Remedyverse?

The connections and camaraderie of Destiny’s communal Tower

Staying united both in combat and a quick game of keepy-uppy

Skate or die! A brief history of the skateboard in video games

Earlier this month, news that the first two ‘Tony Hawk's’ games were to be redux and remastered almost knocked the world off its axis. This is why they matter so much

Is our obsession with video game remakes hurting the potential for new ideas?

This last week alone, we heard of the remakes for ‘Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater’ and the ‘Mafia Trilogy’. But rather than finding new ways to reinterpret the past, developers should turn to face the future
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