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How Outlast Helps Gamers Understand Sexual Abuse

September 18, 2014 | by Joe Martin

It’s no secret that Outlast is a pretty terrifying game. A first-person survival horror title developed and published by Red Barrels for PC and later PS4 and Xbox One, horror fans were left salivating at the prospect of playing as freelance investigative journalist Miles Upsher, who receives an anonymous tip from a source identified only as a whistleblower…

6 Awesome Games Based on Movies

6 Awesome Games Based On Movies (Part 1!)

September 11, 2014 | by Mike Slater

It’s no secret that video games based on movies get a bad rap – and rightly so. The majority of them are rushed, generic, uninspired cash-ins, used entirely as promotional material for their respective films, without naming any names of course…

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Swatting: Why It Isn’t a Joke

August 31, 2014 | by Rhys Wood

The “point” of swatting is to have a SWAT team show up to the victim’s house under the pretense of a serious crime, such as attempted murder, bomb scares and so on. The idea is to have this happen while the person is livestreaming, so the act is broadcast to his/her audience…

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Why Guillermo Del Toro Could Be the Saviour of Silent Hill

August 18, 2014 | by Joe Martin

Last week saw an announcement horror fans could, until now, have only dreamed of – Metal Gear creator Hideo Kojima, a man famed for his brilliant writing, sophisticated storylines and engaging characters, is working with horror film maestro Guillermo Del Toro to bring us a new Silent Hill game…

5 Reasons not to Remake Resident Evil 2

5 Reasons not to Remake Resident Evil 2

August 14, 2014 | by Joe Martin

If you read last week’s feature, 5 Reasons to Remake Resident Evil 2, you may already know what to expect. But just in case you missed it – the 2002 GameCube remake of horror classic Resident Evil is to be re-mastered in HD and released for the PS4, PS3, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PC, with fans across the world subsequently taking to social media to show renewed enthusiasm for a true HD remake of its sequel, Resident Evil 2…

Top 10 Video Game Sequels

Top 10 Video Game Sequels

August 13, 2014 | by Vince Shuley

There are two different kinds of sequels: one is a soulless cash in on the original (too many examples to list here), the other is a honed masterpiece that the creators should have nailed in the first place…

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5 Reasons to Remake Resident Evil 2

August 6, 2014 | by Joe Martin

With the news that the 2002 GameCube remake of horror classic Resident Evil will be re-mastered in HD, fans across the world took to social media to show renewed enthusiasm for a true HD remake of its sequel, Resident Evil 2, and rightly so…

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Ten Things You Need To Know From San Diego Comic Con

July 28, 2014 | by Joe Martin

While most of the year’s big gaming-related announcements came during E3, there were still plenty of insights into upcoming titles to be gleamed from San Diego Comic Con 2014, including updates on Mass Effect, Sonic Boom and Firefly Online. Here are the ten most interesting ones we’ve heard so far…