Tuesday, 19 Jan 2021

Reviews

The Capra Demon Is The Best Boss In Dark Souls

2011’s Dark Souls is no stranger to killer bosses. Four Kings, Ornstein and Smough, lovable spider mommy Quelaag… these not only rank among the best Souls fights, but they’re arguably some of the best boss encounters of all time. But for all of the amazing fights in that first entry, one in particular always sticks […]

Ten Years Later, Skyrim Is Still One Of The Most Gorgeous Games Ever Made

Skyrim is a cultural monolith that looms large over the vast majority of games surrounding it. Whether you’ve played through the most recent entry in the Elder Scrolls series – and by most recent, I mean it launched ten years ago (yes, that makes my old bones rumble too) – you’re surely aware of its […]

Call of Duty: Warzone – Is the MAC-10 Pay-To-Win?

There are plenty of things inside of Activision’s Call of Duty: Warzone that are potentially broken. The infamous “infinite stim” glitch, for example, has made an appearance no less than three times. Recently, players have found that some of the weapons in Call of Duty: Warzone are also broken, leading to calls to nerf those […]

Fortnite Is A Very Different Game In China

Fortnite has become a global phenomenon since it launched a little over three years ago. Pretty much everyone knows what Fortnite is at this point, or at least recognizes its name. Pop star Dua Lipa had an emote featuring her music added just this week, in fact. Fortnite is even popular in China, which is […]

What Skyrim Could Have Done Better (And Could Improve For Elder Scrolls 6)

To start, I will say that I absolutely love Skyrim. I have spent more than 1,000 hours on the game, and I still play it at times to this day. However, that doesn’t change the fact that the game isn’t perfect, and there are some ways that Bethesda could improve upon the next Elder Scrolls […]

Punk VR Film Battlescar Explodes onto Oculus Quest & Rift Next Week

Back in 2017 French studio AtlasV – the team behind Spheres and Gloomy Eyes – revealed that one of its upcoming projects was a virtual reality (VR) short called Battlescar. Today, the team has announced that Battlescar is ready for release, set to arrive next week. A 30 minute VR movie narrated by Rosario Dawson […]

What’s Happened & What’s to Come, VR’s Rollercoaster 2020/21

To say 2020 was tumultuous would be generous. So firstly, I hope everyone has been keeping safe and well. When I think about the industry in 2020, it was a landmark year for VR, and actually for the overall XR vision of where we’re headed to. This year the demand for all home-based entertainment increased, […]