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Chris has been gaming since the days of the Acorn Electron, which was allegedly purchased to 'help him with his homework'. You can probably guess how well that went. He’ll tackle most genres – football titles aside – though he has a taste for games that that are post-apocalyptic, horror-oriented or thought provoking in nature.

Spartan Fist is Blocky, Bright and Brawls-to-the-Wall

If brightly coloured block-bashing mayhem appeals to you then check out Spartan Fist, available now on Steam. 

How to Sleep in State of Decay 2

State of Decay 2 may cast you as one of several zombie-slaughtering badasses, but your characters still need their rest.

How to Repair Weapons in State of Decay 2

Here’s how to repair your melee weapons and guns in State of Decay 2.

8 Tips For Surviving State of Decay 2

State of Decay 2, the sequel to Undead Labs’ 2013 open-world zombie game is upon us. With the dead clawing at the windows, here are a few tips to ensure you don’t join their ranks.

How to Get an Extra Follower in State of Decay 2

When you’re surrounded by zombies it’s good to have some backup, especially so in State of Decay 2. Here's how to get a temporary extra follower to help you out.

Watch 20 Minutes of Zombie-Killing Action in State of Decay 2

There's plenty of zombie-beating, a fair bit of reckless driving, and lots of exploring and looting.

How to Cure Blood Plague in State of Decay 2

Each bite or attack from a red-skinned zombie in State of Decay 2 is lethal - unless you act fast.

State of Decay 2 Review: Apocalypse Please

State of Decay 2 offers more than enough to quench your shambler-smashing, apocalypse-braving thirst.

Six Things We Do (And Don’t) Want From Detroit: Become Human

Before the reviews start rolling in, we thought we’d take one final pre-release look at the game. Here's our list of the things we do and don’t want to see from Detroit.

Frostpunk Review: A Wonderful Winterland Filled With Tough Choices

If you're a sucker for the punishing post-apocalyptic, then Frostpunk's bleak winter wonderland will keep you hooked.

Seven Good Movies Based on Video Games

From time to time, Hollywood doesn’t mess up and puts out a game-based movie that does justice to the property it draws inspiration from. Here are seven such movies that are actually good.

Review: City of Brass is a Speed-Runner’s Delight

Prince of Persia may have fallen out of favour, but you can still enjoy an Arabian adventure thanks to Uppercut Games' City of Brass.

Review: Bombslinger is a Real Blast

If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then Bombslinger is standing outside Bomberman’s window, blowing kisses and gyrating in an indecent manner.

How to Get All Six Endings in the Detroit: Become Human Demo

Quantic Dream recently released a demo for the upcoming Detroit: Become Human. There are six endings to unlock in the demo, and if you want to see each of them, here's a handy guide.

Detroit: Become Human’s Demo Isn’t Enough to Convince

To Detroit or not to Detroit? That is the question. And, having delved into Detroit: Become Human’s demo, I’m as on the fence as I’ve ever been.

Healer’s Quest is a Charming Look at Adventure Games’ Unsung Heroes

If you’d rather wield a band-aid then a broadsword then Healer’s Quest, available now on Steam, should be right up your street.

Don’t Get Your Hopes Up For the Sega Mega Drive Mini

Last week's announcement of a Sega Mega Drive Mini was pretty exciting. That was, until we learned that serial Sega console developer AtGames was involved.

Rogue Aces Review: Relentless But Repetitive Mayhem

Rogue Aces bravely offers a new spin on the side-scrolling shoot 'em up formula. Unfortunately, it rather machine guns itself in the foot by letting its core gameplay become a grind.

Review: Dead in Vinland is a Fantastic Viking Survival Adventure

Dead in Vinland is a gorgeous-looking, entertaining survival romp that is well worth hopping into a longboat for.
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6 Features We Want to See in Insomniac’s Spider-Man on PS4

This new Spider-Man game is simply called Spider-Man and looks extremely promising based on what’s been revealed so far. But there are still a few essential features that we’re hoping Insomniac will weave into the final release.

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