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New Pokémon Snap's Latest Trailer Shows Off Six Minutes Of Gameplay Footage
New Pokémon Snap's Latest Trailer Shows Off Six Minutes Of Gameplay Footage
And there's a TV commercial starring Machamp's butt. April is now well and truly underway, which means one very important thing: yes, we're finally in the launch month of New Pokémon Snap! The game launches three weeks from today, and The Pokémon Company has shared a brand new, six-minute video to its Japanese YouTube channel.
THQ Nordic's Destroy All Humans remake heading to Switch this summer
THQ Nordic's Destroy All Humans remake heading to Switch this summer
THQ Nordic is bringing the high-gloss extraterrestrial terrorising of last year's Destroy All Humans remake to Switch this summer, with the game set to arrive on 29th June. Developed by Black Forest Games, the Destroy All Humans remake takes the 2005 PS2 and Xbox original - in which evil alien clone Crypto-137 rampages across 1950s Earth, obliterating every man, woman, and bovine in his path - and gives it a gloriously lavish lick of paint. The fundamentals remain the same - meaning on-foot and UFO-bound missions across six large, open levels in which players cause devastation using psychokinetic powers and alien weapons of dubious purpose - but it's all given a fresh lease of life with presentational enhancements including some truly sumptuous visuals. Read more
Review: RetroMania Wrestling - A Faithful But Limited NostalgiaFest
Review: RetroMania Wrestling - A Faithful But Limited NostalgiaFest
Here comes the plain. The search for a truly wonderful wrestling game on Switch has been one fraught with disappointments, and one that’s still yet to result in an absolute gem. WWE 2K18 was such a shocking, glitch-riddled port that 2K Sports declined to bring the 2019 and 2020 offerings to Nintendo’s console.
Ghosts Is a New FMV Horror Game That Only Truly Works at 10pm Each Night
Ghosts Is a New FMV Horror Game That Only Truly Works at 10pm Each Night
An FMV horror game called Ghosts has been revealed, and it'll only be playable in its intended form at 10pm every night.
Returnal – Why You Shouldn’t Sleep on This PS5 Exclusive
Returnal – Why You Shouldn’t Sleep on This PS5 Exclusive
Housemarque's rogue-lite could have the gameplay and narrative chops to be truly great.
Review: Genesis Noir - This Indie Gem Deserves A Better Switch Port
Review: Genesis Noir - This Indie Gem Deserves A Better Switch Port
Shouldn't that be Mega Drive Noir? The Switch is a truly marvellous machine.
Why the Hell Has There Never Been a Truly Great Rambo Game?
Why the Hell Has There Never Been a Truly Great Rambo Game?
A look back at the sorry history of Rambo in video games.
Intel's Core i5-11600K strikes back at AMD's Ryzen 5 5600X
Intel's Core i5-11600K strikes back at AMD's Ryzen 5 5600X
After their 10th Gen Comet Lake CPUs got well and truly whomped by AMD's Ryzen 5000 series at the end of last year, Intel have come back fighting with the launch of their 11th Gen Rocket Lake CPUs.
Mundaun Is Beautiful, Hand-Drawn Folk Horror
Mundaun Is Beautiful, Hand-Drawn Folk Horror
It was around the time the severed goat head in my backpack started bleating and then spoke that I truly began to understand the beauty of Mundaun, the new indie horror game from developer Michel Ziegler. Read more...
The Original Animal Crossing Could Earn A Spot In The World Video Game Hall Of Fame
The Original Animal Crossing Could Earn A Spot In The World Video Game Hall Of Fame
Listed among 11 other nominees. Animal Crossing, the game that truly kickstarted Nintendo's increasingly popular life sim franchise back on GameCube in 2001, could find itself earning a place in The Strong Museum's World Video Game Hall of Fame. The Strong is a New York-based museum that "houses the world's largest and most comprehensive collection of historical materials related to play," including a whole lot of toys and video games.
A Truly Messed Up Way To Get Infinite Supplies In Valheim
A Truly Messed Up Way To Get Infinite Supplies In Valheim
You know how Valheim has spooky little mounds that spawn infinite enemies? And you know how you can use your hoe to move earth around and create, say, a pillar? And you know how it’s possible to surround that pillar with, say, fires? And build, say, a fence around all of that? You can probably see where this is going. Read more...
Shiny Pokémon and the Few Trainers Who Actually Catch 'em All
Shiny Pokémon and the Few Trainers Who Actually Catch 'em All
There's an entire subculture of Shiny Pokémon hunters - the dedicated trainers who truly fill their Pokédex.
Build-A-Bear Is Launching An Animal Crossing: New Horizons Collection
Build-A-Bear Is Launching An Animal Crossing: New Horizons Collection
Truly the best timeline. With the likes of Pokémon and Sonic already receiving the Build-A-Bear treatment, it only seems natural that a franchise as current and perfectly suitable as Animal Crossing should get in on the action, too.
Mini Review: Kill It With Fire - Arachnophobes Need Not Apply
Mini Review: Kill It With Fire - Arachnophobes Need Not Apply
Itsy bitsy spider climbed up the burning spout. Spiders are truly wonderful creatures.
Switch Shifted 1.5 Million Units In The UK Last Year, Matching Xbox And PlayStation Sales Combined
Switch Shifted 1.5 Million Units In The UK Last Year, Matching Xbox And PlayStation Sales Combined
A truly dominant year for Nintendo. The latest sales data from GfK, GSD and the Entertainment Retailers Association reveals that Nintendo sold 1.5 million Switch units across the UK throughout 2020. As reported by GamesIndustry.biz, this 1.5 million figure is significantly up from the previous year's numbers, where Nintendo sold "nearly one million" Switch consoles in total.
Feature: A Tribute To Bobby
Feature: A Tribute To Bobby "The Nintendo Guru" Pauls
"A truly special person who can never be replaced". The Nintendo community is a tight community.
Valheim Player Turns Ocean Into Giant Trampoline
Valheim Player Turns Ocean Into Giant Trampoline
Can we ever truly know the nature of the sea? Primordial creatures lurk in its depths.
PlayStation Plus games for March: Final Fantasy VII Remake, Maquette, Remnant: From the Ashes and Farpoint
PlayStation Plus games for March: Final Fantasy VII Remake, Maquette, Remnant: From the Ashes and Farpoint
Return to one of PlayStation’s most iconic settings reimagined for PS4 and experience a truly unique puzzle experience for PS5 as Final Fantasy VII Remake and Maquette join PlayStation Plus next month.
With Spicy Ramen Breakfast Grilled Cheese, you truly can have it all
With Spicy Ramen Breakfast Grilled Cheese, you truly can have it all
I will not bother to pretend that the inspiration for this sandwich came from anything other than marijuana.
Stadia Developers Can't Fix The Bugs In Their Own Game Because Google Fired Them
Stadia Developers Can't Fix The Bugs In Their Own Game Because Google Fired Them
Apart from the sacking of about 150 developers, the throttling of Google Stadia has left a ton of early adopters well and truly in the lurch.
SaGa Frontier and Legend of Mana head to PC starting in April
SaGa Frontier and Legend of Mana head to PC starting in April
Yesterday truly was the day of ports of older, somewhat forgotten franchises, wasn’t it? During the Nintendo Direct showcase, we saw the return of Ryu Hayabusa and Stubbs the zombie in ports of their respective games.
Mu Cartographer and the irresistible pull of mapping alien lands
Mu Cartographer and the irresistible pull of mapping alien lands
Christian: How can a game transport you somewhere truly alien? Mu Cartographer has an answer, and it's a goodie: the trick is to keep you at a bit of a distance.
Persona 5 Strikers review — Truly a remarkable guest
Persona 5 Strikers review — Truly a remarkable guest
This probably seems odd coming from somebody who covers games for a living, but if I know I’m going to play something, I try to learn as little as possible about it.
Forza Horizon 4 is coming to Steam
Forza Horizon 4 is coming to Steam
When it comes to experiencing the unbridled thrill of the truly open road, Forza Horizon 4 is king.
Channel 4 Is Resurrecting GamesMaster, The UK's Most Popular Video Game TV Show
Channel 4 Is Resurrecting GamesMaster, The UK's Most Popular Video Game TV Show
And Star Trek's Patrick Stewart could be involved. If you're from the UK and are over the age of 30, then chances are you'll vividly recall tuning in to Channel 4's GamesMaster TV show back in the '90s. A truly revolutionary piece of television programming, the show was based around a series of challenges where members of the public and celebrities would take on the top video games of the day in front of a live audience in the hope of claiming the iconic Golden Joystick.
Animated Fantasy Cryptozoo Finds Beauty in the Truly Strange
Animated Fantasy Cryptozoo Finds Beauty in the Truly Strange
In a world where cryptids are real but misunderstood, a trio of women (one of whom happens to be a Gorgon) join forces to protect the strange beasts that lurk among us.
This Skyrim mod makes it a Super Mario 64-style Chaos Edition with random zany effects
This Skyrim mod makes it a Super Mario 64-style Chaos Edition with random zany effects
Skyrim is great. With the help of the best Skyrim mods, it can be tuned to become basically the RPG game of your dreams - but it can be tweaked into something truly zany, too.
Starcraft 2’s ‘minegate’ shows that RTS fans still care about the little things
Starcraft 2’s ‘minegate’ shows that RTS fans still care about the little things
Where were you during Starcraft 2’s minegate? With no new paid-for content coming to Starcraft 2, fans of the popular RTS game must concern themselves with the truly important issues, like if the damage template of a widow mine is a square, or a circle. This difficult and all-encompassing question stemmed from an entirely separate discussion as to whether the widow mines were bugged.
This Skyrim mod blends two overhauls to create the “ultimate College of Winterhold”
This Skyrim mod blends two overhauls to create the “ultimate College of Winterhold”
Some of the best Skyrim mods out there overhaul elements of the RPG game's world to make them even greater than they were before - for example, two hugely popular mods that expand the College of Winterhold into something truly spectacular.
PSA: Planning On Buying Monster Hunter Rise? Play The Demo First To Receive Free Extras
PSA: Planning On Buying Monster Hunter Rise? Play The Demo First To Receive Free Extras
You don't have long left! Monster Hunter Rise's limited-time Switch demo is now well and truly live, and while we're sure there are plenty of you out there who were already sold on the game without the need for a trial, you're probably going to want to boot it up anyway. You see, anyone with save data from the current Monster Hunter Rise demo on their Switch system will receive a handy in-game item pack when they get stuck into the full release.
Resident Evil Village coming in May, watch the bonkers new trailer and gameplay
Resident Evil Village coming in May, watch the bonkers new trailer and gameplay
Tall vampire women made of bugs, a steampunk bro with a hammer telekinetic powers—Resident Evil Village is truly weird.
Early Build Of Zelda 64 Discovered Inside F-Zero X Development Cartridge
Early Build Of Zelda 64 Discovered Inside F-Zero X Development Cartridge
A truly amazing find! If you're fascinated with pre-release builds of classic games like Zelda: Ocarina of Time, then it might be worth reading on... An early beta build of Link's iconic action-adventure title from the Nintendo 64 generation has been discovered.
Someone Turned A Terraria Map Into An Evangelion Holding A Warship
Someone Turned A Terraria Map Into An Evangelion Holding A Warship
Terraria doesn’t get the same level of fanfare as Minecraft, but its two-dimensional crafting is nevertheless responsible for some truly impressive player-made creations of its own.
Someone Turned A Terraria Map Into An Evangelion Holding A Warship
Someone Turned A Terraria Map Into An Evangelion Holding A Warship
Terraria doesn’t get the same level of fanfare as Minecraft, but its two dimensional crafting is nevertheless responsible from some truly impressive player-made creations of its own.
"Special Edition" Gold Monster Hunter Rise amiibo Set Up For Grabs In 7-Eleven Japan Lottery
A truly "limited" run. We've seen limited edition amiibo in the past, but these Monster Hunter Rise ones just might be the rarest ones yet. 7-Eleven convenience stores in Japan have unveiled this "limited" and "special edition" gold amiibo set, to celebrate the launch of Capcom's upcoming Nintendo Switch release. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Random: Gold Monster Hunter Rise amiibo Set Up For Grabs In 7-Eleven Japan Lottery
Random: Gold Monster Hunter Rise amiibo Set Up For Grabs In 7-Eleven Japan Lottery
Truly "special edition". We've seen limited edition amiibo in the past, but these Monster Hunter Rise ones just might be the rarest ones yet. This time around, the convenience store 7-Eleven has unveiled a "special edition" gold amiibo set, to celebrate the launch of Capcom's upcoming Nintendo Switch release. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Xbox Canada Reveals One-of-a-Kind 'Canadian Tuxedo' Controller
Xbox Canada Reveals One-of-a-Kind 'Canadian Tuxedo' Controller
Xbox Canada has created a one-of-a-kind Canadian Tuxedo controller and it is truly a sight to behold.
Review: Wrestling Empire - A Love Letter To Pro Wrestling That Falls Foul Of Hilarious Bugs
Review: Wrestling Empire - A Love Letter To Pro Wrestling That Falls Foul Of Hilarious Bugs
Bug-a-mania is running wild. It's been a long time since a truly brilliant wrestling game has been available on a Nintendo console.
Ninjala Season 4 Has Arrived, Here Are The Full Patch Notes
Ninjala Season 4 Has Arrived, Here Are The Full Patch Notes
And a trailer, too! Ninjala's fourth season is now well and truly underway, and developer GungHo Entertainment has shared a brand new trailer and patch notes to fill us in on all the changes we can expect to see. The new season is boasting a wintery theme, with plenty of new appropriately-themed avatar items to discover and new Ninjala Pass content available as you'd expect.
Top-Down Horror Adventure Deadeus Is Coming To Game Boy This Year
Top-Down Horror Adventure Deadeus Is Coming To Game Boy This Year
The handheld that keeps on giving. The Game Boy is truly the handheld which refuses to die.
Game of the Year 2020: Death Stranding
Game of the Year 2020: Death Stranding
Truly no game encapsulated 2020 better than Kojima's journey to reconnect the world.
Introducing Genki: ShadowCast, The
Introducing Genki: ShadowCast, The "Simplest Way" To Connect Your Switch To A Laptop
And it's already funded! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/humanthings/genki-shadowcast/description Human Things has launched a new Kickstarter campaign for a device called the Genki: ShadowCast and it's already well and truly smashed its goal of $30,000. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Hey Xbox Game Pass, Where Are All My Weird Old Platformers?
Hey Xbox Game Pass, Where Are All My Weird Old Platformers?
Xbox Game Pass features a truly mind-boggling amount of content.
Cyberpunk 2077's truly awful sex scenes undercut its great relationships
Cyberpunk 2077's truly awful sex scenes undercut its great relationships
How Cyberpunk spoils the mood by overcommitting.
IO Interactive reveals the opening cinematic trailer for Hitman 3
IO Interactive reveals the opening cinematic trailer for Hitman 3
Back in 2017, Hitman creator and developer IO Interactive would shake things by moving from underneath the umbrella of Square Enix and do things truly independently.
Cyberpunk 2077 story quests list: how many quests and acts are there?
Cyberpunk 2077 story quests list: how many quests and acts are there?
The Cyberpunk 2077 story is where the game truly shines, in spites of all its other faults.
Cyberpunk 2077 on PC Feels Like a 9th Gen Launch Title in All But Name
Cyberpunk 2077 on PC Feels Like a 9th Gen Launch Title in All But Name
If this is CDPR’s vision ninth-gen gaming, we’re in for a truly remarkable decade.
What's the last game that felt truly next-gen to you?
What's the last game that felt truly next-gen to you?
Whatever 'next-gen' might mean to you personally.
It Takes Two looks like the most entertaining cooperative love story you’ll ever experience
It Takes Two looks like the most entertaining cooperative love story you’ll ever experience
Co-op is term that’s loosely used these days for any such game that involves teamwork, however, some games truly mold the experience around the idea.
Review: Star Renegades - Borrows Ideas From The Best To Create A Truly Inventive RPG
Review: Star Renegades - Borrows Ideas From The Best To Create A Truly Inventive RPG
"Something good? Something bad? A bit of both?". Modern game design can be a fickle beast, in that it often falls on either end of the spectrum of innovation.
Team Fortress 2’s Smissmas 2020 event arrives with more community content
Team Fortress 2’s Smissmas 2020 event arrives with more community content
The festive season has truly kicked off in Team Fortress 2 as the Smissmas event is live for 2020.
‘Tis the season for Haunted PS1's gore-filled advent calendar
‘Tis the season for Haunted PS1's gore-filled advent calendar
Truly, not even the festive cheer of the Christmas season is enough to shoo away the low-poly scare-makers working under the Haunted PS1 label.
It Looks Like Kadabra Can Finally Return To The Pokémon Trading Card Game
It Looks Like Kadabra Can Finally Return To The Pokémon Trading Card Game
Spoon-bending magician lifts long-time ban. The magician Uri Geller has taken to social media to apologise for getting the pocket monster Kadabra banned from the official Pokémon Trading Card Game many years ago and has now given Nintendo permission to use it once again. "I am truly sorry for what I did 20 years ago.
Sackboy: A Big Adventure - how Sony tackles the generational divide
Sackboy: A Big Adventure - how Sony tackles the generational divide
From my perspective, no console launch is truly complete without an excellent platform game and thankfully, Sony and developer Sumo Digital deliver exactly that for PlayStation 5 with Sackboy: A Big Adventure.
Should I buy an Intel Core i5-9500 CPU?
Should I buy an Intel Core i5-9500 CPU?
The truly middle-of-the-road i5 might still be worth picking up
In This Season 2 Trailer, Pennyworth Continues to Look Nothing Like a Show Related at All to Batman
In This Season 2 Trailer, Pennyworth Continues to Look Nothing Like a Show Related at All to Batman
This looks fun. But also... what is it? I still am not sure I truly follow the logic at play here.
These Pokémon Sweets Are Too Cute To Eat
These Pokémon Sweets Are Too Cute To Eat
In Tokyo and Osaka, there are Pokémon-themed eateries, serving up some truly wonderful Pocket Monster themed eats.
Avengers Gets Its First New Hero, Kate Bishop, On December 8
Avengers Gets Its First New Hero, Kate Bishop, On December 8
Not that we’ll ever truly get tired of Captain America, Ms.
Spider-Man: Miles Morales Ending Explained
Spider-Man: Miles Morales Ending Explained
Is *that* character truly dead? How will the final battle impact Miles' superhero career? We break down the big twists in Spider-Man: Miles Morales.
PS5 Console Review – Truly Next-Gen
PS5 Console Review – Truly Next-Gen
Thanks to its slick new design, rapid speeds, and the excellent new controller, the PS5 feels like a massive leap over its predecessor.
Demon’s Souls On PS5 Has Some Truly Fucked Up Teeth Options
Demon’s Souls On PS5 Has Some Truly Fucked Up Teeth Options
With both the PlayStation 5 and its marquee launch game Demon’s Souls launching today, you’re going to see a lot about the latter’s character creator.
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War only features 2 more MP maps than the beta
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War only features 2 more MP maps than the beta
If you got your teeth well and truly stuck into the Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War beta, you might be looking at what’s included in the full game.
Devil May Cry 5: Special Edition - the first PS5 vs Xbox Series X platform comparison
Devil May Cry 5: Special Edition - the first PS5 vs Xbox Series X platform comparison
It's finally happening. Ever since Microsoft and Sony revealed the hardware specifications of Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5, the question has always been to what extent differences in teraflops, clock speeds and memory bandwidth will actually translate into the gameplay experience and today, we have our first glimpse at how the systems truly compare.
The best builds for Klee in Genshin Impact
The best builds for Klee in Genshin Impact
Learn how to get more bang for your buck with this truly explosive character.
Leaked Intel CPU shots show how close Rocket Lake and Alder Lake are to taking on AMD's Ryzen 5000
Leaked Intel CPU shots show how close Rocket Lake and Alder Lake are to taking on AMD's Ryzen 5000
It's been a while since we had a truly exciting desktop chip from Intel—let alone two.
Steam's payment system crashed today as the Halloween sale was ending
Steam's payment system crashed today as the Halloween sale was ending
Steam accidentally cooked up something truly frightening for the end of its Halloween sale.
Try out psychological horror In Sound Mind ahead of its next-gen release with this new Steam demo
Try out psychological horror In Sound Mind ahead of its next-gen release with this new Steam demo
Modus has dropped a new teaser for its next-gen psychological horror game, In Sound Mind. Halloween may be over for another year, but don't let that stop you getting in on bonus spooky stuff - the new trailer also coincides with the release of a playable demo on Steam. "Discover where the monsters truly reside," the video description teases, before inviting players to jump in with a link to the Steam demo (thanks, GamesRadar+).
Cartel Tycoon Early Access — Is it worth it?
Cartel Tycoon Early Access — Is it worth it?
They say to get rich or die trying, and Cartel Tycoon is a game that truly lives by that mantra.
The Demon's Souls remake won't be introducing new difficulty levels
The Demon's Souls remake won't be introducing new difficulty levels
The next gen is well and truly here, and just a couple of weeks out from its launch we've been given another look at Bluepoint and SIE Japan Studio's Demon's Souls remake.
Corsair’s multiplatform gaming headset is on sale with up to 29% off
Corsair’s multiplatform gaming headset is on sale with up to 29% off
No gaming experience is truly complete without good audio, whether you're wanting to appreciate the bone-crunching gore of Mortal Kombat 11, listen to the breeze stroll through the trees in The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, or gain the upper hand against your enemies in Rainbow Six Siege.
Dell's early Black Friday deals shave 15% off a bunch of gaming laptops
Dell's early Black Friday deals shave 15% off a bunch of gaming laptops
The early Black Friday deals season is well and truly underway, as Dell are the latest retailer to give us a sneak peek of their upcoming Black Friday deals.
Random: This Unofficial Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Mod Makes It Pad-Smashingly Hard
Random: This Unofficial Zelda: Breath Of The Wild Mod Makes It Pad-Smashingly Hard
Anyone order a few Golden Lynels? Zelda: Breath of the Wild contains some pretty tough enemies, but the Lynel is one of the hardest – and the Golden Lynel is even more difficult to overcome, making it a kill that only truly skilled players can obtain. If you're one such player, then you might be interested in upping the stakes a little with a new (and totally unofficially, of course) mod to the game which changes every single monster to a Golden Lynel.
Frankenstein's Console: How the GameCube's handle made games truly social
Frankenstein's Console: How the GameCube's handle made games truly social
Which console features from yesteryear are you super fond of? Given that there are new machines out soon - and given that it's almost Halloween - we thought we would spend the week picking and choosing our favourite elements from our favourite consoles and stitching together our perfect Frankenstein's Console.
Our favourite SSD is going cheap again in these early Black Friday deals
Our favourite SSD is going cheap again in these early Black Friday deals
It doesn’t seem like five minutes since Prime Day ended, but Amazon are well and truly back on the deals train with their ongoing sweep of early deals – and the latest deal worth highlighting is on the excellent WD Blue SN550, whose 500GB and 1TB models are going cheap once again.
Black Friday 2020 SSD deals: all the best early NVMe and SATA deals
Black Friday 2020 SSD deals: all the best early NVMe and SATA deals
may be just over a month away right now, but the early Black Friday deals train is already well and truly underway, with Amazon things off with a bunch of SSD deals to name just a few discounts they’ve having right now.
This spooky, snowy CS:GO map is ideal for Wingman mode
This spooky, snowy CS:GO map is ideal for Wingman mode
We're now well and truly into spooky season, and while Halloween parties are very much off the table this year, you can always find alternative ways to celebrate within virtual worlds.
Vermintide 2 in-game event celebrates five years of rat-slaying
Vermintide 2 in-game event celebrates five years of rat-slaying
This truly ugly headgear could be yours.
Chicken Police Is A Real Thing, And It's Bringing Buddy-Cop Noir Adventure To Switch
Chicken Police Is A Real Thing, And It's Bringing Buddy-Cop Noir Adventure To Switch
"Could a suspicious case be solved by chickens?'. Note: The following trailer contains mature language that may be unsuitable for some viewers. If you're looking for something truly unique, you needn't look any further than Chicken Police. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
Trippy head-tosser Gonner2 bounces out next week
Trippy head-tosser Gonner2 bounces out next week
Truly the Basement Jaxx of videogames, shooty wobbly platforming sequel Gonner2 is almost ready to start asking where your head’s at.
XCOM 2 Collection making its way to iOS next month
XCOM 2 Collection making its way to iOS next month
Firaxis' wonderful sci-fi strategy sequel XCOM 2 will be making the leap to iOS devices next month, with a release set for 5th November. XCOM 2 initially launched all the way back in 2016 and immediately drew price for its thoughtful refinement of its predecessor's heady blend of base building and alien-busting tactical turn-based action - itself a refinement of Julian Gollop's seminal 90s X-COM series. "Moment to moment, the thing that makes this astonishing game truly sing," wrote Chris Bratt in his XCOM 2 review, "is the way in which it's managed to respond to the bad habits we picked up last time around.
Ring of Pain review — Go luck yourself
Ring of Pain review — Go luck yourself
It’s truly rare for me to find a game that makes me feel the way Ring of Pain does.
Dark Souls Modders Are Building Their Own
Dark Souls Modders Are Building Their Own "Sequel"
A team of Dark Souls modders have got together to announce Nightfall, a fan-made “sequel” that while not creating any truly new models or environments is still setting out to build an entirely fresh Souls game on the PC. Read more...
Xbox Series X Will Retain Quick Resume Even After Being Unplugged
Xbox Series X Will Retain Quick Resume Even After Being Unplugged
The feature truly is the next level above software suspension.
RIDE 4 Review – Spinning Out In The Turn
RIDE 4 Review – Spinning Out In The Turn
RIDE 4 looks the part, but fundamental issues keep it from truly shining.
Dishonored meets Jurassic Park in this steampunk RPG
Dishonored meets Jurassic Park in this steampunk RPG
Remember way back when you used to put on your fanciest cravat for a jolly day of fending hungry velociraptors with a flintlock pistol while hanging from a blimp by a rope? Truly, the best of times.
Phasmophobia, a terrifying online co-op ghost hunting game, is Twitch's latest surprise hit
Phasmophobia, a terrifying online co-op ghost hunting game, is Twitch's latest surprise hit
A truly terrifying psychological online co-op ghost hunting experience.
Beyond Donkey Kong Digs Deep Into Nintendo's Often Overlooked Arcade Heritage
Beyond Donkey Kong Digs Deep Into Nintendo's Often Overlooked Arcade Heritage
New book sheds light on a coin-op legacy. While Nintendo has long been a major force in the realms of domestic and portable video gaming, it's important to remember that the release that truly put the Japanese firm on the map was an arcade one: 1981's Donkey Kong.
You can continue a Crusader Kings 3 world in Europa Universalis 4, then Victoria 2, then Hearts Of Iron 4
You can continue a Crusader Kings 3 world in Europa Universalis 4, then Victoria 2, then Hearts Of Iron 4
What to do when you’ve completed a Crusader Kings 3 campaign? You could start over as a new ruler in a new place, I suppose, but isn’t that negligent? A truly responsible leader would steer their nation through the middle ages, the Victorian era, and World War 2.
Behind the scenes of Primordials of Amyrion
Behind the scenes of Primordials of Amyrion
Having launched today as an Early Access title on the Steam Store and the Epic Games Store later this year, Primordials of Amyrion combines aspects of RTS and MOBA games into something truly unique and yes, very fun.
The Witcher season 2 first images reveal a truly Big Geralt
The Witcher season 2 first images reveal a truly Big Geralt
Our favorite monster slayer has some new armor, and a beefy new look.
Feature: Nintendo Life eShop Selects - September 2020
Feature: Nintendo Life eShop Selects - September 2020
September's best Switch eShop games! The number of amazing indies releasing on Switch seems to be showing no signs of slowing down, and last month had a truly wonderful selection of delights to explore. These awards aim to celebrate the best of Nintendo's digital store, giving some love and attention to the games that could so easily be missed in the Switch's ever-growing library. Read the full article on nintendolife.com
The Falconeer preview — Fly as high as the sun
The Falconeer preview — Fly as high as the sun
Fighting to the death on the backs of giant animals is truly a fantasy staple.
Tune in to Xbox Channels on October 3 for ‘Game Pink’ National Breast Cancer Foundation 4-Hour Live Stream Fundraiser
Tune in to Xbox Channels on October 3 for ‘Game Pink’ National Breast Cancer Foundation 4-Hour Live Stream Fundraiser
At Team Xbox we’re passionate about partnering with organization we truly believe in, that’s why we’re so energized about teaming up with National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc.
Fat Bear Week Is Finally Here
Fat Bear Week Is Finally Here
The most wonderful time of the year is truly here.
The Origami King Showed Me I've Been Wrong About Paper Mario
The Origami King Showed Me I've Been Wrong About Paper Mario
When you find art you truly love, it doesn’t leave you.