The rise of digital games and competition from internet retailers spell doom for high street game stores. I wrote a feature for GamesRadar+ on how long game shops have got left and whether there’s anything they can do.
The Thargoids popped up recently in Elite: Dangerous, and I talked to a group that’s working out what they want and where they came from. It involves everything from barnacles to genocide, with a bit of torture thrown in for good measure.
I have to confess that I’m a useless statistics junkie, and keep records of everything from the number of video … More
The members of The Manor recount the scariest games they’ve ever played. And there are a few surprises…
EA has closed Visceral Games and declared that it will ‘pivot’ the single-player Star Wars game it was developing into something with more longevity. But are single-player games really dead?
Fire Emblem Warriors is out on 3DS and Switch today, and the Tiki and Chrom amiibos have been launched along … More
Our story begins with Lucius P. Merriweather making a most bizarre discovery in The Manor.
The Breath of the Wild Zelda amiibo is here! How does she look?
Unfortunately, this request to show off my game collection has caught me in the middle of a move, but that … More
It’s with a mixture of pride and shame that I take my turn and present the third installment of our … More
There she is, what a beauty. I love that they’ve faithfully recreated the original SNES packaging. Anyway, let’s get this … More
Symphony of the Night is not just hands-down the greatest Castlevania game of all time, but I also consider it one … More
They’re finally here! And a day early in fact – I found Samus Aran and Squishy Metroid on my doorstep … More
Well this is a lovely thing. Bundled with the latest issue of Retro Gamer is a 52-page, one-off issue of … More
I’m not one to start bragging about my toys unsolicited, but Sir Lucius was kind enough to ask, perhaps not … More
I’ve been playing through XCOM: Enemy Within recently, and I’ve been struck by just how closely it resembles the sense … More
We thought it might be interesting if the Most Agreeable writers gave guided tours of our game collections. It’s always … More
We’ve already waxed poetic on this site about our love of Fire Emblem Heroes, the surprisingly fun and super addictive smartphone addition to … More
Free-to-play (aka F2P) gaming has been around for almost 20 years, and it’s clear that it’s here to stay. By … More
Hooray! Oh happy day! Two more amiibo have plopped through my door! This time it’s some double Corrin action – … More