The next Dragon Ball game looks pretty Super! What characters would we like to play as? We take a look at some important figures ,not announced yet as playable, in the series history. Continue reading Dragon Ball FighterZ – What fighters should be announced next?
Time to celebrate some of the great music in our video games! Continue reading Super VG Playlist: Flying Battery Zone
Has Captain Qwark really learned nothing after all these years? He’ll do anything to look the real hero (aside from the hard work). Continue reading How Successful is Captain Qwark’s Attempt at Retelling the Original Ratchet & Clank?
Is it good that Uncharted is now over? It is nice when something like this ends just right! Continue reading Uncharted 4: The Right Moment for a Thief’s End
Grand Theft Auto V is the biggest and most ambitious a longer running game series, yet despite its scale and many improvements, the game proved difficult to engage with as a whole. Christmas time last year, my eldest brother lent … Continue reading Why’d it Take so Long to Finish Grand Theft Auto V
Speculation is rife at the minute as fans eagerly await more information on Kingdom Hearts III, with the matter of what Disney worlds are to appear all the more exciting considering the company’s huge acquisitions of Pixar, Marvel and LucasFilms … Continue reading All New Worlds in Kingdom Hearts III?!
Matt Stone and Trey Parker really are quite the jack-of-all-trades men, not only penning South Park for the last 17 years but also taking the time to write feature films, Broadway musicals and most recently, a video game. South Park: … Continue reading Alternative View on South Park: The Stick of Truth
It hasn’t always been smooth raiding for Lara Croft over the years; her more recent entries in the Tomb Raider series ranging from mediocre to downright poor. This is until the simply titled Tomb Raider was released in 2013 and reinvented our heroine entirely, giving us a stellar action-adventure game to play and not to mention being heralded as one of the greatest video games of the last console generation. The game managed to stand out because for the first time in the series we could … Continue reading Lara Croft: The Price of Reinvention
*Contains Spoilers: This article may only be fully appreciated upon completion of The Last of Us* The video game hero is oftentimes never a truly realised character. With hours needed by the player to invest in the completion of the game, to have the player at odds with their heroes makes the entire experience hard to connect with. We want to save the world or we want to destroy it, whichever route the game takes you down the player’s and protagonist’s goal are intertwined; we share their quest because it is what we generally believe in. Therefore the hero we … Continue reading The Last of Us and the Independently Motivated Protagonist.
In a recent Official Nintendo Magazine UK interview Shu Takumi, creator and scenario writer for the Ace Attorney series, revealed that ‘I felt that Phoenix’s story had been told, and that the series should not continue’. This has of course not been the case and many of us have now finished playing the fifth instalment Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney: Dual Destinies and I for one am thankful to see the series return. The thrill of the courtroom and the cast of character’s unfaltering optimism have really put a smile on my face once more, reminding me how much love I … Continue reading Ace Attorney: Is Phoenix Wright’s story over and finished with?