Author: Daniel Boyd

Daniel is a 26-year-old writer from Glasgow. He loves sci-fi and hates fantasy. He also hates referring to himself in the third person and thinks that bios are dumb.

Sniper Elite 5 Review - Hits Its Target (PS5)

Sniper Elite 5 Review – Hits Its Target (PS5)

The fifth entry in the vastly underrated Sniper Elite franchise is here and whilst it may not break as much new ground as one might have hoped, it is still an undeniably satisfying experience. From the cathartic explosion of Nazi skulls, to...

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Top 15 Most Disappointing Games Released in recent memory

Top 15 Most Disappointing Games Released In Recent Memory

What follows is a list of The Top 10 Most Disappointing Games Ever Released. If you had the misfortune of playing through any of these titles at launch, then you genuinely have my sympathies. A few dishonourable mentions are also included f...

Images Leaked from new Silent Hill Game

Images Leaked From New Silent Hill Game

A recent Tweet from a fairly reputable industry insider has sparked a new rumour that a new Silent Hill game could be on the way. The Tweet in question included a few leaked images, which do call to mind a certain foggy town. Fans of the cl...

Off The Grid Teaser Trailer Released

Off The Grid Teaser Trailer Released

Off The Grid is an upcoming cyberpunk battle royale game developed by Gunzilla Games along with acclaimed sci-fi filmmaker; Neill Blomkamp. The first teaser trailer for the game has dropped, along with some first details with regards to wha...

Summer Game Fest 2022 Details Announced

Summer Game Fest 2022 Details Announced

Details regarding the Summer Game Fest 2022 have been announced. We now know when the event hosted by Geoff Keighley will take place and have some idea of what we can expect to be shown. Although no official partners have been announced as ...

Embracer Group Acquires Square Enix's Western Studios

Embracer Group Acquires Square Enix’s Western Studios

In the latest revelation of the Acquisition War, it has been announced that Embracer Group will acquire all three of Square Enix's western studios. Crystal Dynamics, Eidos Montreal, and Square-Enix and their respective IPs will be property ...

The Perils of Over-Hyping a Game Prior to Release

The Perils of Over-Hyping a Game Prior to Release

Over-hyping a game comes with its perils, especially when that hype comes from a company historically guilty of promising more than they can deliver at launch. This article discusses why those perils and why all eyes will be on Hello Games'...

How Game Studios Being Owned by Big Corporations Can Hurt Creativity in the Industry

How Game Studios Being Owned by Big Corporations Can Hurt Creativity in the Industry

Between the upcoming acquisition war causing independent developers to be gobbled up by huge publishers and game studios who used to lead development on games being demoted to support studios, the era of consolidation is coming. It is inevi...

A new Star Wars game is on the way from Skydance New Media and Amy Hennig.

A New Star Wars game is on the Way From Skydance New Media and Amy Hennig

If you are still feeling the phantom pain left by the cancellation of Star Wars: 1313, then suffer no more. Somehow, Amy Hennig has returned to lead development on another Star Wars game along with the Marvel game already in development at ...

Why The Inevitable Upcoming War Of Acquisitions Is So Concerning

Why the Inevitable Upcoming War of Acquisitions Is So Concerning

Regardless of which studio gets gobbled up next by one of the platform-holders, the War of Acquisitions is brewing and it is inevitable. The idea of this should worry gaming fans, considering how it could curb originality and mean the end o...

Vicarious Visions Officially Merges With Blizzard Entertainment

Vicarious Visions Officially Merges With Blizzard Entertainment

After 31 years of developing games, Vicarious Visions have announced that they will be dropping that former title and officially merging with Blizzard Entertainment. The new title of the company will be Blizzard Albany and they will continu...

Ghost Recon Sequel In Development At Ubisoft

Ghost Recon Sequel In Development At Ubisoft

A sequel to Ghost Recon: Breakpoint is in development at Ubisoft. Although no official title or release date has yet been given, Ubisoft sources have confirmed the news following a Tweet put out by the company thanking gamers for their supp...

Max Payne Remake Announced

Max Payne Remake Announced

A Max Payne remake, which will include the first two games in the crime/noir series, is in development at Remedy Entertainment. Remedy have struck a deal with Rockstar Games to develop this remake for current-gen consoles, though no release...

Metal Gear Solid Movie - Metal Gear Rex Concept Art

The Metal Gear Solid Movie: The One Thing That It Has To Get Right

The one aspect present in the Metal Gear Solid games, which must be carried over into the MGS movie is the uniquely strange tone. This article discusses why that signature tone is so important to fans of Metal Gear and why it could be the m...