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Pragmata – Just What is Going On?

Pragmata – Just What is Going On?

With this feature, we break down all available information on the enigmatic new IP and try to ascertain what's going on with the game.

Helldivers 2 is Setting New Standards for Live Service Games and Ongoing Storytelling

Helldivers 2 is Setting New Standards for Live Service Games and Ongoing Storytelling

Few games have ever used their live service nature as well as Helldivers 2 has done so far.

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is a Timeless Classic

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is a Timeless Classic

With this feature, we will be taking a look at Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice all these years later and break down why it remains such a great time.

Why Senua’s Saga: Hellblade 2 Looks Set to be One of the Most Notable Xbox Games of This Generation

Why Senua’s Saga: Hellblade 2 Looks Set to be One of the Most Notable Xbox Games of This Generation

Even though it’s a Microsoft exclusive coming to Xbox Series X|S, PC, Cloud, and Game Pass day one, the next chapter in Senua’s Saga is set to be one of the biggest games of the year after it rele...

10 Years Later, Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes is Still a Stealth Masterpiece

10 Years Later, Metal Gear Solid 5: Ground Zeroes is Still a Stealth Masterpiece

Even though it was far from a full game, Ground Zeroes understandably holds a special place in many hearts.

Senua’s Saga: Hellblade 2 – Is 30 FPS on Xbox Series X/S an Issue?

Senua’s Saga: Hellblade 2 – Is 30 FPS on Xbox Series X/S an Issue?

Ninja Theory's sequel in the Hellblade series is the latest to run at "only" 30 FPS on Xbox Series X/S to a mixed response.

Tekken 8’s Monetization Leaves a Lot to be Desired

Tekken 8’s Monetization Leaves a Lot to be Desired

After rave reviews at launch, Bandai Namco's flagship fighter receives backlash for a new cosmetic shop and battle pass.

How Dragon’s Dogma 2 Excels with Emergent Gameplay in its Open World

How Dragon’s Dogma 2 Excels with Emergent Gameplay in its Open World

Dragon’s Dogma 2 is here and emphasising its unrivalled sense of adventure throughout a dynamic open world is that most video gamey of marketing buzz words: ‘emergent gameplay.’

10 Years Later, There is Still No Open World Game Like Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

10 Years Later, There is Still No Open World Game Like Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

In fact, there's still no game like it, period.

Far Cry 4 – 10 Years Later

Far Cry 4 – 10 Years Later

We take a look back at the 2014's smash hit Far Cry 4 and how it has aged after all these years.

How Rise of the Ronin Wastes its Open World Potential

How Rise of the Ronin Wastes its Open World Potential

Team Ninja’s first open world risks something which is instantly forgettable.

Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League’s First Season is Already Dead on Arrival

Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League’s First Season is Already Dead on Arrival

Season of the Joker offers little new story content, a recycled boss fight, and a repetitive grind to unlock its new playable character.

EA’s Star Wars Games – What is Going On?

EA’s Star Wars Games – What is Going On?

Despite major successes like the Star Wars Jedi series, Electronic Arts is suddenly moving away from the sci-fi franchise.

Dragon’s Dogma 2 is a Great Mix of Elden Ring and The Elder Scrolls

Dragon’s Dogma 2 is a Great Mix of Elden Ring and The Elder Scrolls

Capcom's action RPG captures the best strengths of several genre behemoths.

Dragon’s Dogma 2’s Microtransactions Are Disappointing

Dragon’s Dogma 2’s Microtransactions Are Disappointing

If poor PC performance wasn't enough, Capcom's acclaimed open-world action RPG faces criticism for its day-one microtransactions.

Rise of the Ronin – What Happened?

Rise of the Ronin – What Happened?

Rise of the Ronin hasn't quite stuck the landing like Team Ninja's past games. Where exactly have things not worked out for it?

Dragon’s Dogma 2 – What is Wrong with the PC Version’s Performance?

Dragon’s Dogma 2 – What is Wrong with the PC Version’s Performance?

The open-world action RPG has received extensive acclaim, but its performance, especially on PC, leaves much to be desired.

Star Wars: Battlefront Classic Collection’s Multiplayer Has Been a Disaster

Star Wars: Battlefront Classic Collection’s Multiplayer Has Been a Disaster

Aspyr's re-release of the classic shooters appeared to be a slam dunk, but its multiplayer roll-out has been disastrous, to say the least.

The Fall of Payday 3

The Fall of Payday 3

From a hyped sequel to a title that barely averages 1,000 players daily on Steam - how did Payday 3 fall so far in such a short period?

Is Dragon’s Dogma 2’s Uncapped 30 FPS a Dealbreaker?

Is Dragon’s Dogma 2’s Uncapped 30 FPS a Dealbreaker?

Capcom's open-world action RPG faces scrutiny for "only" running at 30 FPS, but is it justified given all the new features and increased scale?