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Weekend Editor // 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.

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.

Six Games With Secret Endings That Let You Complete the Game Early

Far Cry 5 is the latest game that lets you avoid most of its action by making one particular choice early on that triggers the credits to roll. Here are six more with similar secret endings.

The Long Reach’s Pixelated Horror is Distressingly Human

If you like your horror thought-provoking and demon-free then The Long Reach comes highly recommended.

The Sega MegaCD Put Me Off Buying PSVR

Every time I consider purchasing Sony’s Playstation 4 Virtual Reality add-on, I think about all the gaming peripherals that, supposedly the Next Big Thing, now take up space in second hand shops and rarely-explored cupboards.

The Count Lucanor Brings its Pixelated Fairytale Horrors to Console

Chilling and compelling in equal measure, you’d do well to get your Hans on The Count Lucanor.

11 Handy Hints For Getting the Most Out of Your PlayStation 4

Got a brand new PS4, or just want to make sure you're getting the most out of Sony's flagship console? We've got 11 handy hints for you right here.

Getting to Grips With the Farmer’s Life in Pure Farming 2018

Pure Farming 2018 has a brand new combine harvester and it’s given me the key.

Shoppe Keep Puts You in the Overworked, Adventure-Abused Shoes of an RPG Shop Owner

Running an RPG item-shop is not the easiest job in the world.

How to Find a Shovel in Kingdom Come: Deliverance, and Where to Use It

Are you stuck in Kingdom Come: Deliverance because you don’t know where to find the game’s quest-essential shovel?

10 Fighters We Want to See in Super Smash Bros. Switch

Wondering what characters will show up in Super Smash Bros. Switch when it arrives later this year? We've got a few ideas of our own...

Six Superb Free Short Horror Films You Need to See

In the mood for a good scare but don't have the time to sit down to watch a full-length movie? We've got you covered in this six spine-tingling horror shorts.

Defender’s Quest: Valley of the Forgotten Review

Defender’s Quest: Valley of the Forgotten is a ridiculous amount of fun and if you’ve even the remotest interest in strategy games this is one valley you should visit.

Titan Comics’ The Peeress and The Price Gives Us More Dishonored, But at a Price

The Peeress and the Price is another opportunity to see Dishonored's Emily in action, even if you’re not in the driving seat, but the story’s promising premise is squandered.

How to Cheat at Age of Empires: Definitive Edition

Age of Empires: Definitive Edition features built-in cheats ranging from the battle-turning to the bizarre. Here’s how to use them to make mincemeat of any foe history throws at you.

Age of Empires Definitive Edition Review: The Historical RTS Has Never Been Better

Age of Empires may be ancient by videogame standards but this engaging, challenging overhaul is well worth digging up.

8 Things We’d Like to See in Grand Theft Auto 6

There's no doubt that Rockstar is working on Grand Theft Auto 6, and so we're fantasising about some of the features we'd like to see in the next open world behemoth.
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Dragon Ball FighterZ’s Infuriating Lobby System Can Goku to Hell

Dragon Ball FighterZ’s combat may be ridiculously polished, but its lobby system is just plain ridiculous, especially if you have no interest in online play.
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5 Little Things We Love About The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

As lovely as The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is, it’s the little touches that really make Link’s latest outing special.

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