Issue #017

NEWS Link to heading

Who are Microsoft’s “real” competitors?

Hitmarker: Number of full-time esports jobs doubled last year

Mobile is now Activision’s biggest platform thanks to Call of Duty: Mobile, more spin-offs to follow

PlatinumGames Wants To Bring The Complete Bayonetta Series To Other Platforms

Dwarf Fortress devs are finally about to start working on the Steam version

Report: System Shock 3 development team is “no longer employed”

Steam finally gets a PC take on Animal Crossing

Anthem is getting a “substantial reinvention” after a disastrous first year

Stardew Valley Developer Shares First Details on Two New Games

EA will move Need for Speed development back to Criterion

Game livestreaming hours watched up 17% in January

Diablo-Like ARPG Wolcen: Lords of Mayhem Launch Trailer Impresses

PUBG is getting an 8v8 team deathmatch mode

Fortnite boss Tim Sweeney explains his controversial politics in video games remarks

Half-Life: Alyx release date is March 23

REVIEWS Link to heading

Through The Darkest Of Times

The Pedestrian

Coffee Talk


7th Sector

Dead Cells: The Bad Seed

Commandos 2 Remaster

Granblue Fantasy: Versus


FEATURES Link to heading

How Hades plays with Greek myths

Xbox Series X Vs PlayStation 5: The Price Stand-Off

Why ‘Mass Effect 2’ Was the Series’ Pinnacle, and What to Learn from It

How to be heard by game developers

Blizzard’s last six months have shown a rapidly changing company

Who Is Mark Cerny, The Man Behind PS5?

Flash support is ending in 2020. Its legacy needs to be preserved

The road to removing crunch is a long one

Best free games for 2020

The best couch co-op games to play with your valentine

Cloud gaming compared: are any of the services worth paying for?

Open world games are better when they leave you wanting more

Is 2020 the year that misleading mobile game advertising is stopped?

Call of Duty, Gaming’s Biggest Institution, Is Still Searching for an Identity

The Future of the Uncharted Series is With a New Developer

The Unpredictable Challenges Of Gaming With Cerebral Palsy

How I became an arms dealer in Escape From Tarkov

VIDEOS Link to heading

Modern Warfare Season 2 Official Trailer

The World of Red Dead Redemption 2 Miniaturised

Outriders - Official Reveal Trailer

CORRUPTION 2029 - Shady Oaks Motel Gameplay

The History Of Nazi Zombies

DISCUSSIONS Link to heading

What games have made you cry?

The Last of Us Part 2: Gun customization

FUNNY Link to heading

Red Dead Online hackers summon spooky skeletons to beat players up

Never bring a helicopter to a knife fight

DEV / DESIGN Link to heading

‘Spider-Man’ Developers Want More People to Know How Games Are Written