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The History of the Game Engine: Part 9 – Fight!

Unlike other game genres, it was the arcade that really defined the fighting game. In Part 9, we look at this genre's game engines development.

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Analysis & Opinion features

Why did Nintendo Ignore Zelda’s 35th Anniversary?

Nintendo games are celebrating big anniversaries this year. Except for one. The Legend of Zelda turns 35 and Nintendo is seemingly ignoring it.

06 Mar, 2021



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What’s the State of VR in Gaming?

Despite some very cool tech, gaming & VR haven't ever seemed to really bond. So, what is the state of VR as a gaming platform? We take a look.

02 Mar, 2021



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COVID Effect – Will The Gaming Industry Boom Last?

The gaming industry has seen a boom as we all stay home during the COVID-19 pandemic. But will it last?

26 Feb, 2021



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Are the PS5 and Xbox Series X the End of Gaming Consoles?

Is there a future for consoles beyond the Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5? Have we reached the pinnacle of console hardware?

20 Feb, 2021



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Why Grand Theft Auto 5 is Still so Successful for Rockstar

Gemma takes a look at why Grand Theft Auto 5, even after 7 years since release, continues to be a massive success.

19 Feb, 2021



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5 Co-op Games Perfect for Couples

Are you and your partner looking for something to play together? Here's 5 co-op games perfect for couples this Valentine's Day.

08 Feb, 2021



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Is the Gamer Girl Stigma Still Relevant?

Gemma takes a look at whether it's getting any easier being a woman in a still predominantly male occupied pastime.

25 Dec, 2020



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The Importance of Backwards Compatibility

Who's done it well and why is it so important? Is it even necessary? Here, we explore backwards compatibility in consoles.

25 Dec, 2020



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Cross-gen – Crossing Console Hardware Generations

With Cyberpunk 2077's recent issues, we take a look at previous cross-gen success and failures.

18 Dec, 2020