This summer saw the world’s first esports tournament for Fortnite, the hugely successful battle royale game released by Epic Games in 2017. The event took place in New York’s Arthur Ashe Stadium from 26th - 28th July and featured...
Every year the month of June sees thousands of both professionals and avid gamers flock to Los Angeles for the Electronic Entertainment Expo, also known as E3. Their mission: to catch a glimpse of upcoming releases for software and...
Hello and a warm welcome to all our new readers joining UEA this year! I’m Martha, your new gaming editor for Venue and I am so excited for all the awesome things this year will bring. I’ve been a...
The UEA Media Collective has continued its gradual branching-out into all manner of media and entertainment this academic year, particularly with the new online show on video games, Platformer, being released bimonthly on UEA TV. As Venue draws to...
Resident Evil 2 remake (PC, PS4, Xbox One) I feared that after 20 years this remake of the survival horror classic would forget everything that made the original so special, but it pulled through almost flawlessly. I was especially impressed...
The last few years have been lovingly named by fans as ‘the Capcom Redemption Arc’. The development team has been steadily recovering after a number of blunders and started giving its flagship titles the treatment they deserve. 2018’s Monster...