You see that mountain on the horizon? You can go there! That old gaming chestnut has been around for a long time now, but for old-school gamers who remember the compartmentalised kingdoms of yore, there’s a special magic still to be derived from being able to trek your way to a distant summit. Video games, … Read more Best Nintendo Switch Open-World Games
2020 has been an unusual year, that’s for sure. If we think back to our expectations at the end of 2019, there was plenty to look forward to for gamers across the spectrum. Both Microsoft and Sony had new hardware coming, and despite Nintendo’s slate looking relatively blank (aside from Animal Crossing), there were sure … Read more Talking Point: Have You Missed E3 This Year?
Animal Crossing: New Horizons released with plenty of fun new features, all put in place to grant players an improved level of creativity. Terraforming was the addition that initially got everyone talking but, after 300+ hours of gameplay, I’m just as enamoured with the game’s Mystery Island Tour mechanic and ‘island hopping’. After all, once … Read more Soapbox: Forget Terraforming And Crafting, ‘Island Hopping’ Is The Best Thing About Animal Crossing: New Horizons
The release of Crysis Remastered on Switch has left many a gamer who remembers trying to get that massively taxing game running well on a PC back in the late 2000s scratching their heads in disbelief. We’re still putting the game through its paces for review but, by most accounts, the handheld Switch version holds … Read more Feature: Warface Devs On The Challenges Of Bringing CryEngine To Switch
And we’ve come to the end of another busy week in the world of video games – a week filled with analysis of a technical titan from a previous generation, the third anniversary of Splatoon 2, some freshly showcased upcoming titles, and gaming chairs plastered with Mario’s face. Now, it’s finally time to sit back … Read more Talking Point: What Are You Playing This Weekend? (July 25th)
WhatsApp has released a new Android beta update and it reportedly leaks some of the upcoming features that the social giant may be working on. This latest WhatsApp v126.96.36.199 beta for Android gives us a glimpse on two anticipated features – advanced search mode and multiple device support. WhatsApp has been reported to be working … Read more WhatsApp Multiple Device, Advanced Search Features Spotted in Latest Beta
It might not feel like it–especially with the avalanche of titles across all platforms constantly threatening to whittle our bank balance to zero given the chance–but video games remain one of the best value forms of entertainment going. Bloated summer blockbusters might deliver three hours of entertainment for the price of a movie ticket (remember … Read more Talking Point: Are You Prepared To Spend $70 On The Latest Games?
Nintendo is an odd company in many ways; deeply conservative in some respects, but also able to swing for the fences and invest money and resources in the pursuit of pure novelty. Time and again it puts out products that no other platform holder would have dreamed of, and more often than not those frivolities … Read more Feature: Every Virtual Boy Game Ranked
Following the unfortunate cancellation of E3 this year, Summer 2020 has been jam-packed with online digital events showcasing video games to look forward to over the coming months. Most recently, we’ve had the second Day of the Devs presentation of the year and we’ve collected together all the Switch games featured in the July broadcast. … Read more Guide: Day Of The Devs July 2020 Showcase – Every Nintendo Switch Game Featured
Revealed as part of the Nintendo Indie World Showcase back in March, colourful puzzle adventure I Am Dead will be landing on Switch in September this year, courtesy of publisher Annapurna Interactive. In it, you take control of museum curator Morris Lupton, a deceased resident of the island of Shelmerston who examines the location’s history … Read more Feature: I Am Dead Drops On Switch This September, And We Speak To The Devs To Find Out More