• The Sims 4

    The Sims 4 Werewolves: Furry Fun or a Wild Waste of Money?

    Alice Bennett With the release of a brand new game pack, The Sims 4 Werewolves, Alice Bennett discusses the potential of this new addition.  EA has recently released the trailer for the new The Sims 4 game pack, Werewolves, which has been met with both enthusiasm and scepticism. The pack will be released on...
  • Reflecting On Video Games That Made Me A ‘Gamer’

    How did it all start? My love for gaming began when I was about ten, and I would play free games online. A lot has changed since then, but becoming an adult has made me truly appreciate the wonderful games that made me fall in love with gaming. Daria...
  • Horizon Forbidden West’s Aloy Is On The Cover Of February’s Vanity Fair

    Córa-Laine Moynihan Vanity Fair has selected the video game character Aloy from Horizon Forbidden West to feature on the cover of its February edition. Córa-Laine explores how this innovative choice challenges the stereotypical beauty standards of Vanity Fair. December 2021 – Jennifer Lawrence dons a striped number, woolly and...
  • Why You Need To Play Fallout: New Vegas

    Fallout 4 was the first Fallout game that I played. And I completely fell in love with it. I was amazed by the open world, an intriguing story, and an endless number of quests. However, it wasn’t until I played Fallout: New Vegas (Fallout 4’s predecessor) that I fully appreciated the franchise and the...
  • Is Now The Time To Get Into Pokémon? The Best Pokémon Games For Newbies

    James Warrell The release of Pokémon Legends: Arceus, which has shaken the tried-and-true formula of the Pokémon series, was a welcome departure from the old games, and a brilliant game in its own right. Is now the best time to get into Pokémon, and which Pokémon games should you play if...
  • Nintendo Direct 9.2.2022: Solid But Divisive

    Daria Paterek and James Warrell The first Nintendo Direct of 2022 was one the most anticipated ever. With rumours of sequels to popular games such as Zelda: Breath of The Wild and Mario Odyssey, it is no surprise that over 900,000 people tuned in to watch the live stream. Daria and James...
  • Women In Gaming: Interview With Mahum

     Daria Paterek This interview is part of a collection of interviews that explore women’s experiences in the gaming industry. Mahum is an SDET (Software Development Engineer in Test) in the switch platform team at Unity Technology. She is responsible for the overall quality of her team and product, optimizing...