This week, play a free demo of the upcoming sci-fi game Prey; play the complete Dark Souls III experience; and play on the new Razer Blade Pro laptop. But first, find out which hockey team the EA Sports NHL 17 sim predicts will win the Stanley Cup.
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This week, you can now play Lego City Undercover on new consoles, and you can try Dishonored 2 for free. But first: what makes Lego Worlds so special.Lego Worlds is a sandbox suitable for every master builder
If you've ever thought about how...Continue Reading
This week, indie games get featured on the App Store, Minecraft adds a new minigame, and Old Time Hockey takes you back in time. But first, Destiny 2 gets dated.Final Destiny update paves way for Destiny 2, coming this fallAge of...Continue Reading
Let’s get this out of the way: I’m a big fan of the original Mass Effect trilogy. And I admit that I’m inclined to like this new game, Mass Effect Andromeda, developed by BioWare and published by Electronic Arts (PS4, Windows, Xbox One).
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Ever since I played Shadow of the Colossus, I've been waiting for The Last Guardian. Both games were created by Fumito Ueda, who's first game was 2001's Ico.
There's a common thread with these games. They are sparsely populated, they are subtle, and they create...Continue Reading
This week, there's a Street Fighter V and Super Smash Bros. tournament happening in Surrey; also, how to become a rock star in virtual reality. But, first, details on a new digital strategy card game you can play on your iPad.Elder Scrolls franchise gets a...Continue Reading
Well, at long last there's a new Zelda game for all us franchise fans. Originally announced in 2013 and planned for release in 2015, The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild finally arrived last week. It's playable on Wii U as well as Nintendo's new console, Switch.
The thing about open-world games is that they are only as good as the world that's been created. A boring, banal world yields a boring, banal game that players can't wait to escape.
The world of Horizon: Zero Dawn, on the other hand, is beautiful, fascinating, and, at times,...Continue Reading