Gaming

Must-have Christmas gifts for seriously dedicated gamers

When your friends and loved ones are obsessed with gaming, it’s probably best to just support their habit, even during the festive season. Here are a few gifts for serious players that’ll help to bring back a few memories or upgrade their current experience. Sony Playstation VR, around £350 If you’re really feeling generous the…

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Three tips on downsizing a monster games collection

When your games collection begins to seep off the shelf or draw you designated for it, then titles end up in stacks on the floor or balanced around your console, it may be time to downsize your library.  Even if it hasn’t quite got to that stage yet, many people are hanging on to games…

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Five excellent Skyrim secrets to look out for

Skyrim is a game so vast and complex that there’s no real ending, even when you’ve joined all the guilds, explored all the lands and done all the residents that random favour they asked, there’s still lots left to explore. Here are five secrets to check out when you need a break from dragon slaying……

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Nintendo Switch – their first portable next gen console?

Details of the new Nintendo NX, which has been kept under wraps by the Japanese gaming company, have finally been released. Now going by the snappier Nintendo Switch, the portable and home console hybrid is set to hit the shelves in March 2017. Looking every inch a next gen console, it seems the Switch will…

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Three of the weirdest video games ever created

In the world of video games, we’ve all come to appreciate the thrills of the first person shooter, the emotional highs and lows of role playing and the entrancing details in a platformer.  However, there are also plenty of games that don’t quite fit into any existing category and just come across as downright weird. …

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Five real-world hacks for a smoother gaming experience

Are you tired of having your precious gaming time interrupted by minor inconveniences that soon become major issues?  We’d all love more time to play in an atmosphere conducive to serious gaming – so here’s a list of five hacks to make the process extra smooth: Your back will thank you for a proper gaming…

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Three incredible, innovative and cool indie games to check out today

If you only ever stick to the games with the highest development budgets, you’ll miss out on some of the most charming and original titles around.  Ok, the ideas can be a little strange but as the current buzz around undersea adventure, Abzu, shows, smaller studios can definitely create games that are worth a whirl. Journey,…

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Weird gaming glitches which are unintentionally hilarious

Every video game in your collection is created using millions of lines of code, so it’s not really that much of a surprise when the odd bug appears here and there.   Occasionally these are completely terrifying, some become likeable and familiar, while others just crack you up….here’s a selection of the latter. Watch Dogs Riding on…

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Three awesome first person shooter apps for gaming on the go

Getting your fix on the move is something anyone who’s serious about gaming craves, but most serious players don’t play first person shooter games on their smart phones, because the format can struggle on smaller devices.  With no joy pad to control movements, no mouse, no controllers and no keyboard, the entire experience can lack…

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