Silent Hill at 20: the game that taught us to fear ourselves

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Action games Silent Hill at 20: the game that taught us to fear ourselves This horror thriller shocked the games industry with its tense world of terror – and its monstrous vision is as fearsome as ever The nightmare begins … Silent Hill. Illustration: Läs mer…

Sunless Skies review – a galaxy of terrors awaits

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Games 4 / 5 stars 4 out of 5 stars. PC; Failbetter GamesThis imaginative and darkly humorous steampunk survival game has you fearfully chart a vast, hostile universe Imagination and atmosphere in spades … a still from the game Sunless Skies. Photograph: Failbetter Games Läs mer…

A league they can own: why pro footballers are signing up star video gamers

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Sports games Soccer stars and clubs are investing millions in esports, as virtual football grows as a spectator sport – and Uefa is launching a virtual Champions League. Online champion … Mossad ‘MSdossary’ Aldossary of Saudi Arabia lifts Fifa eWorld Cup 2018 trophy in Läs mer…

Game over, or not: what became of Steam's first Early Access games?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Steam In 2013, Steam players were first offered the option to pay for unfinished games. We uncover the fate of that first wave of titles – some of which were never released Be anything … Kenshi’s ‘vast and strange world’. On 6 December 2018, Läs mer…

Anthem: hands-on with 2019's first big video game

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Games Anthem: hands-on with 2019’s first big video game Forthcoming multiplayer sci-fi shooter Anthem represents a puzzling change of pace for its developer, BioWare. But when you play, it starts to make sense … Fight and flight … online sci-fi shooter Anthem. Photograph: BioWare/EA Läs mer…

Revealed: Facebook let children run up huge bills to boost revenues

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Facebook Firm has settled US lawsuit over purchases with parents’ credit cards, court papers show Facebook promoted games that allowed users to buy in-game advantages with real money. Photograph: Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty Images Facebook has settled a class action lawsuit that had accused it of Läs mer…

'Success would’ve been three grand': meet the gamer who raised $340,000 for a trans charity

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Games Hbomberguy’s marathon 57-hour gaming session attracted the attention of the industry and celebrities alike. We meet the man trying to counter the tide of the manosophere and alt-right ‘One day I woke up and I was a socialist. They tricked me!’ … Harry Läs mer…

Resident Evil 2 review – genre-defining horror, loaded with dread

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Games Resident Evil 2 review – genre-defining horror, loaded with dread Capcom’s survival horror classic returns with improved visuals, new controls and a whole host of monstrous surprises 5 / 5 stars 5 out of 5 stars. Gripping tension … Resident Evil 2. Photograph: Läs mer…

How a 57-hour Donkey Kong game struck a blow against online toxicity | Tom Hawking

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Game culture How a 57-hour Donkey Kong game struck a blow against online toxicity Tom Hawking Harry Brewis raised $340,000 for a UK trans group and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez appeared in a Twitch stream that was an antidote to the worst of gaming culture Harry Läs mer…

Virtual pet game Neopets returns, but should it stay in the past?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Games Virtual pet game Neopets returns, but should it stay in the past? Jordan Erica Webber Twenty years on, Neopets will soon be available as a mobile puzzle game – reminding many millennials of their awkward adolescence Particularly popular among girls … Neopets As Läs mer…