Video Games

The World Has Gone Crazy - Could This Video Game Be The Answer?

Carolyn Dailey | Posted 15.06.2017 | UK Tech
Carolyn Dailey

And yet from that very medium comes a new video game so beautiful, so full of humanity and universally moving themes, that it shakes one into believing the world may not be lost. On the contrary, on a number of levels, it signals that the world could be barrelling towards a brighter, more emotionally-intelligent future than we had thought.

Sony PlayStation: A Brief Look Back At A Console That Became An Icon

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 14.06.2017 | UK Tech

While E3 2017 shows us the latest and greatest in video games it seems almost an age ago that Sony released the very first PlayStation in 1994. Boasti...

Watch The Brand-New Trailer For Destiny 2

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.06.2017 | UK Tech

Destiny 2 will officially launch in the UK on the 6 September for Xbox One, PS4 and then for the PC on 24 October. Activision announced the new releas...

Call Of Duty: WW2's Multiplayer Is A Complete Reset Button

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.06.2017 | UK Tech

Call of Duty: WW2 is going to either make gamers incredibly happy or incredibly annoyed. Set during the Second World War, the game takes the billion-d...

Nintendo's E3 Briefing Might Have Just Stolen The Show

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.06.2017 | UK Tech

Nintendo’s E3 2017 press briefing wasn’t supposed to be a big deal. With a running time of less than an hour and the promise of only small announc...

There Is A Brand-New New Spider-Man Game And It Looks Brilliant

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 12.06.2017 | UK Tech

Sony kicked off their E3 2017 with a huge raft of new game announcements and trailers at a packed PlayStation Briefing. Leading the charge was a brand...

Xbox One X Vs. PS4 Pro: Here's How They Compare Against Each Other

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 12.06.2017 | UK Tech

When Microsoft unveiled the new Xbox One X at its E3 2017 press briefing it was clear that they had only one goal in mind: To beat the PlayStation. De...

Assassin's Creed Origins Will Transport You To Ancient Egypt

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.06.2017 | UK Tech

Assassin’s Creed, the multi-million dollar gaming franchise, has returned with its next major title: Assassin’s Creed Origins. After a year-long h...

This Is The Xbox One X, The 'World's Most Powerful Console'

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.06.2017 | UK Tech

After a year of teasing gamers Microsoft has finally unveiled its brand-new games console, the Xbox One X. The Xbox One X will launch on 7 November an...

Watch Sony's PlayStation E3 2017 Press Briefing Right Here

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 12.06.2017 | UK Tech

The E3 2017 video games conference is already shaping up to be pretty spectacular with Microsoft unveiling its most powerful Xbox ever and Sony expect...

Watch All The Best Game Trailers From E3 2017 Right Here

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.06.2017 | UK Tech

The size and scope of E3 has grown along with the industry and this year looks set to be the most spectacular yet. E3 2017 has so far seen the unveili...

Watch Microsoft Unveil Its Most Powerful Xbox Ever Made

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.06.2017 | UK Tech

Microsoft is expected to unveil not only the most powerful Xbox it has ever made but the most powerful games console ever released, later today. The g...

Prey Review: Not For The Faint-Hearted

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 23.05.2017 | UK Tech

Prey is a game that plays a very cruel trick on you. Released on 5 May for PS4, Xbox One and PC, this survival horror from developers Arkane Studios a...

Here's Your First Official Look At Destiny 2

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.05.2017 | UK Tech

Destiny 2, the sequel to the £500m blockbuster game of the same name, has officially been unveiled along with a new gameplay trailer. At a special ev...

Experiences Of A Female Gamer

Michelle D Harris | Posted 17.05.2017 | UK Tech
Michelle D Harris

My son is an avid gamer, and now an adult has always known it as normal that females play video games and what's more, can play as well as men. He has just got his Computer Games Development degree and has always been amused that his mum plays video games, not because of age or gender, he says, but because I'm still better at some games than him and he's played all of his life.

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Review

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.05.2017 | UK Tech

You’ll be hard-pressed to find a single person in the UK that doesn’t in some way have a connection to Mario Kart. Whether it’s you yourself, o...

This Is What Happens When You Buy Your Dad A Playstation

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 20.04.2017 | UK Tech

People might chastise children for becoming too involved with their video games, spending hours physically attached to the console and developing squa...

Video Games Are Making Teenagers More Sexist, Says New Study

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK Tech

As anyone who has ever played Grand Theft Auto can attest video games have not, in the past, exactly been known as bastions of female empowerment and ...

Destiny 2 Officially Announced

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Tech

Video game developers Bungie has officially confirmed that Destiny 2 is indeed happening. The studio tweeted what may well be the logo for the hotly a...

Researchers Claim Video Games Could Be A Viable Treatment For Depression

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Tech

On the surface, staying at home on your own and not socialising with other human beings for extended periods of time, doesn’t seem like the best ant...

Are Esports Diluting The Physical Activity Message?

Max Harvey | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Tech
Max Harvey

If we want children to engage in more sport to live healthier lives, then it doesn't help to have any confusion over definitions. I realise that not all sports are very physical, but gaming is already extremely popular and the issue of children being stuck to screens needs to be mitigated, not made worse.

When The World Ends This Is Probably What You'll Be Doing

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 21.03.2017 | UK Tech

For anyone who lived through the millennium and survived the Y2K bug (the original anti-climax), you might feel like you already know what you’d do ...

Violent Video Games 'Don't Have A Long-Term Impact On Aggression'

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 10.03.2017 | UK Tech

The debate about whether violent video games make people aggressive has raged since the dawn of gaming itself. But with first-person shooters becoming...

The Nintendo Switch Is Already Experiencing A Few Teething Issues

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 06.03.2017 | UK Tech

The Nintendo Switch has only been out for a few days and already customers are starting to discover a few issues with the new games console. These inc...

The Race For World First

Andy Patel | Posted 05.03.2017 | UK Tech
Andy Patel

Despite the fact that the reward for winning is nothing more than bragging rights, plenty of guilds take this challenge seriously. As you can imagine, these guilds attract many applicants. The requirements to join a hardcore mythic progression guild are extremely steep. Let's take a look at some of these requirements.