• What Makes A Great Video Game Remake?

    James Warrell Remakes are remastered editions of an old game. The most recent remakes released were Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl and Grand Theft Auto: The Trilogy – The Definitive Edition. There has never been a better time than now to assess what makes a remake brilliant and what makes it...
  • PlayStation Games: Christmas Gift Guide

    Daria Paterek It’s December, and what does that mean? You are probably in a frenzy trying to buy the perfect gifts for your loved ones. If your close ones are PlayStation players, look no further (if they are Nintendo players, we have a list for them). This list compiles...
  • Nintendo Switch Games: Christmas Gift Guide

    Gemma Cockrell and Daria Paterek Anyone with a Nintendo Switch console knows that the games can be pricey, so what better time to ask for games than Christmas? Even though Nintendo has warned that there may be a limited supply of Switch consoles this winter season due to a...
  • The Best Video Games To Play In Winter

    Daria Paterek It’s winter (not officially- but it’s snowing)! Daria highlights her favourite video games that either showcase winter or help you immerse yourself into the season. Don’t Starve ‘I suppose I deserve that.’ Don’t Starve is a survival game where you enter a strange world full of peculiar creatures,...
  • My Hopes For The Sims 5

    Daria Paterek There is no confirmation that The Sims 5 is coming anytime soon. However, with the popularity of the franchise, it is clear that EA will continue the series. Daria outlines her hopes for The Sims 5 as she reflects on previous instalments in the series. Meaningful Interactions I want the relationships...
  • My Hopes For Dragon Age: 4

    Christina Giallombardo Dragon Age has to be my favourite video game series of all time. It has everything you could ask for: diverse origin stories, character customisation, fascinating lore and intense storylines. Despite the next instalment currently having no release date, Christina outlines her hopes for the next title...
  • The Presence Of Celebrities In Video Games

    Daria Paterek Celebrities began to have a noticeable presence in video games during the early 2000s. Night Trap, starring Dana Plato (an American actress), was the first time an established celebrity worked on a video game. Celebrities continued starring in video games, but mainly through voice acting. The most notable example...