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Chris McMullen

Chris McMullen
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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.

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.

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.
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