Previews

Watch Dogs 2 preview

by 1 week ago

Hacking is a dangerous business. I recently learned this firsthand during my time with Watch Dogs 2, when I murdered an innocent quest-giver in cold blood. Watch Dogs 2 puts …

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Team-based precision in an exciting open world: Ghost Recon Wildlands preview

by 2 weeks ago

Ghost Recon: Wildlands feels like a liberating evolution of the Tom Clancy series’ mission-based structure. It retains familiar themes of the series – preparation, teamwork, and stealth – while opening …

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Character creation is king – Skylanders: Imaginators preview

by 2 weeks ago

The original creators of the Toys-to-life genre, Toys for Bob, are back in the saddle for the newest iteration of the Skylanders series, Skylanders Imaginators. They’ve made some big changes …

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Tabletop Strategy Meets the Power of the PC in Labyrinth

by 3 months ago

Free Range Games seeks to bring the tactical elements of deck building, hand management, and combat strategy to the video game world with Labyrinth, a Steam early access title as …

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Star Fox Zero: Take to the skies with our video preview

by 3 months ago

Dogfights. Space battles. Helpless toads. Star Fox Zero is shaping up to recapture some of the series best elements. While the game is not set to fly into stores for …

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Guns, fists and Thralls — hands-on with Battleborn’s Incursion game mode

by 4 months ago

One of the most common things I’ve heard about Battleborn since its announcement was that it was a “first-person MOBA.” Gearbox Software, the developers of Battleborn, prefer to call the …

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Bringing isometric platformers back – Lumo preview

by 4 months ago

Gareth Noyce has been making big budget games in the UK for over a decade, and has a reputation with gamers as a co-founder of Ruffian, which create the Crackdown …

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Quantum Breakthrough? Hands-on with Remedy’s Quantum Break

by 4 months ago

At a recent event in San Francisco, I went hands-on with Remedy's upcoming time-bending shooter/puzzler, Quantum Break.  After a three year wait since it was unveiled at the Xbox One …

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Black Desert Online: A hands-on report from the beta

by 4 months ago

Black Desert Online has burst onto the sandbox MMO scene recently, turning a lot of heads with its downloadable - and very detailed - character creator. That move was enough …

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Fly like a bus — Omnibus preview

by 4 months ago

Heroes come in many shapes and forms. Some in capes, some in tights, some even in a squirrel outfit. Omnibus doesn’t need any of that though, as it is just …

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The power of the people — Okhlos preview

by 4 months ago

The power of the people is vital in democracy, that the population must be able to determine their own future and course. It’s that vein that Okhlos derives its inspiration …

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Rocketbirds 2: Evolution preview

by 5 months ago

If you know me, then you know I’m a huge fan of over-the-top games that embrace a certain spirit of levity. So when developer Ratloop recently invited me to try …

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