What makes an effective horror game? What is it about titles like Darkwood, Resident Evil 7 or the timeless classic Silent Hill 2 that make our toes curl and keep us watching our backs hours after we’ve put down...
Over the past month, I’ve been enamoured by Stardew Valley, an indie farming simulator released initially on PC and other ports in 2016, and later on the Nintendo Switch (my console of choice) last year. Why it’s taken me...
On the 14th of August it has been confirmed the final chapter of Telltale’s critically-acclaimed and highly anticipated horror adventure game series, The Walking Dead, is set to release on PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4. With a Nintendo...
E3 is the year's biggest gaming event. 3 days of press conferences allows developers to give fans the details about what they’ve actually been doing for the last year. Rumours are put to bed, games are pre-ordered, and each...
Fittingly enough, The Letter is essentially a love letter to Japanese horror films like Ju-On: The Grudge and The Ring. This visual novel is the first game from Filipino developers Yangyang mobile, and it’s certainly an ambitious undertaking -...
We need more games like Nier Automata. Yoko Taro, its director, isn’t afraid to attempt the unconventional, and the game wears its enthusiasm for philosophy proudly on its sleeve. The amount of referencing and namedropping is beyond anything I’ve ever...