Chella was in two minds whether to delve into the new Hitman, but now that it’s to be an episodic launch she thinks it makes sense for gamers. They can jump in for $15 and give it a punt, getting a AAA experience for the price of an indie.
Set in the fictional, Shropshire village of Yaughton, Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture begins after the end has already happened. Glorious attention to detail, an expertly delivered narrative and a moving score ensure this game rises above its flaws.
Chella’s most anticipated games of 2016 include some big, blockbuster titles, alongside small indie gems you may not have noticed, but which prove how rich and varied this medium is. Read on for the hottest games of 2016 and see if your new favorites made the list.
Merry Christmas everyone! John’s back in the studio this week with Chella to Argue the Toss about Christmas games. This is not going to be about games simply released at Christmas, but games with a full-on seasonal feel. Come listen to the last episode of our Argue the Toss podcast for 2015. And, be sure to check back as we Argue the Toss all over again in 2016. Happy Holidays!
We’re less than a week away from the Christmas holidays and that means it’s time to reflect on the year that was, with some gaming highlights (and lowlights) of 2015.
OtherSide Entertainment has officially announced that it is working on System Shock 3. Fans will be pleased to hear that many of the original members of the System Shock team are back.
This episode of Argue the Toss, John and Chella create their dream Nintendo NX. The games the hardware – what will Nintendo unveil in 2016?
For an industry that’s famously risk adverse, it seems crazy to line-up all your blockbusters games at once to compete against each other, but that’s what the games industry does every year. Games and gamers suffer, but Chella thinks there’s a solution.
The final episode of Dontnod’s cult hit is here and for an episodic game that’s built it’s name on powerful endings, Life is Strange has a lot to live up to. Unfortunately, this is the weakest episode of the series.
This is a full disclosure discussion of Life is Strange, so…here be spoilers!
While everyone’s staggering out of the vault, eyes dazzled by the sun and lips seared by the desert wind of Fallout 4, I’ve been finishing Life is Strange. Well, that was weird.