Author: William Dare

Writer, horror fanatic and long time video game player. Whilst I love RPGs and RTS games, my heart belongs to the horror genre

5 Biggest Horror Games Releasing October 2022

5 Biggest Horror Games Releasing October 2022

Halloween is a month away, it’s getting cold and dark outside, and thus it is time turn off the lights to pop on a horror game and get scared! This month has there’s several new horrors to sink your teeth into. Check out the biggest horror ...

The Top 10 Mods For Total War: Warhammer 3 Immortal Empires

The Top 10 Mods for Total War: Warhammer 3 Immortal Empires

Total War is one of the best series for mods and Warhammer 3: Immortal Empires is no exception. From new units to diplomacy changes there’s always a way to fine tune the game to what you want. This list shows just fraction of what is availa...

Age of Empires Celebrates 25 Years: AoE IV Anniversary Edition and Broadcast Announced

It’s hard to believe it’s been 25 years since Age of Empires first graced our screens, but the hit RTS game is now celebrating its two and half decade anniversary. To celebrate there will be a broadcast on October 25th and Age of Empires IV...

Metal: Hellsinger Now Allows You to Mod in New Music

Metal: Hellsinger Now Allows You to Mod in New Music

Metal: Hellsinger created a wonderful marriage between FPS games and the Rhythm Genre, but if heavy metal isn’t your jam, you can now mod the music to whatever you want! Download new soundtracks via the Steam Workshop, or create your own on...

Trail Out Review: Havoc on the Track

Trail Out Review: Havoc on the Track (PC)

Trail Out brings arcade racing with the nostalgic carnage of games like burnout to offroad and rally tracks, with a lot of game modes to review. It may be downright silly at times, but it's a blast, literally. It makes the most of Unreal E...

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Crimes of the Future Review: Cronenberg’s Rusty Return

Crimes of the Future Review: Cronenberg’s Rusty Return

Cronenberg is back with a new movie, Crimes of the Future, after just under a decade’s absence, making it one of my most anticipated reviews. The movie is beautifully shot, acted, and scored, but is let down by a story that has a lot of que...

7.5 Good

Official Description of Assassins Creed Mirage Leaked

With just a few days until the full reveal of the latest Assassins Creed, titled Mirage, the official description has been leaked. Basim returns and it appears the game maybe be returning to its roots, with stealth being key in the Baghdad ...

More Details of Silent Hill: Sakura Leaked

More Details of Silent Hill: Sakura Leaked

Theres been another new leak, with further details of an upcoming Silent Hill game called Sakura. Images of a playable concept for Silent Hill: Sakura are available on Imgur and seem to confirm the game will be coming to PS5. There are also...

5 Biggest Horror Games Releasing September 2022

Get excited for this eclectic collection of the biggest horror games releasing this September 2022. From the major releases to the indie darlings, dive into the horror with any of these games coming soon. With the spooky month of October an...

PS5 Price Increase for Select Markets Announced

PS5 Price Increase for Select Markets Announced

Sony Interactive Entertainment has announced there will be a price increase for the PS5 across select markets. The announcement came from Sony President and CEO, Jim Ryan, on the PlayStation Blog. The markets affected are Europe, UK, Japan,...

Total War: Warhammer 3 Immortal Empires Released in Beta and New DLC Launch

Total War: Warhammer 3 Immortal Empires Released in Beta and New DLC Launch

Warhammer 3 has finally had its Immortal Empires game mode released into beta. The sandbox game mode has been long awaited and comes with a major rework to many factions and mechanics. This release also comes with the new Champions of Chaos...

5 Historical Settings The Predator Could Go Next

5 Historical Settings the Predator Could Go Next

Prey, the latest movie in the Predator franchise, took the series to a historical setting. It's arguably the best yet, depending on your love for retro action movies. The setting of 1719 America amongst the Comanche nation was a welcome cha...

Elite Dangerous Aftermath Update Unveiled by Frontier

Elite Dangerous Aftermath Update Unveiled by Frontier

As the Azimuth Saga of Elite Dangerous comes to an end, the next update and phase of the game’s narrative, Aftermath, has been unveiled by Frontier. This also comes with the 13th update for Elite Dangerous: Odyssey, as well as the developer...

5 Biggest Horror Games Releasing August 2022

5 Biggest Horror Games Releasing August 2022

Halloween is a few months away but there are still some big horror games releasing this August 2022. There’s something for everyone, from action horror to survival horror, and even some weird and wonderful indie offerings. August 2022 has ...

Sapiens Preview: A Stone Age Sim

Sapiens Preview: A Stone Age Sim (PC)

Sapiens is sandbox colony sim, currently in early access, with a lot to enjoy in the preview. Solo developer Dave Frampton of Majic Jungle has created this sim where you take a prehistoric tribe through the ages and build your city. The ea...

The Black Phone Review: A Sinister Kidnapping Story

Director Scott Derrickson returns in sinister form with The Black Phone, and this review will consider the good and disappointing parts. It’s a strong Horror/Thriller that drops just shy of great due to some missed opportunities and unfulf...

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The Trailer for Stranger Things Season 4 Part 2 has Dropped

The Trailer for Stranger Things Season 4 Part 2 has Dropped

A full trailer for part 2 of Stranger Things Season 4 has been released to the Stranger Things Youtube Channel. The trailer gives us a peak into the coming showdown with Vecna, as well as a look into some coming plot elements. Our heroes un...

DayZ Update 1.18 Released – Explosive Additions

DayZ Update 1.18 Released – Explosive Additions

Update 1.18 is finally here for Day Z, having been released on 14th June 2022, and it’s bringing a whole lot of explosive new content. A bunch of new combustible devices have been added, along with some new guns and quality of life updates....

Horror Tycoon Preview: Haunts and Houses

Horror Tycoon Preview: Haunts and Houses

Horror Tycoon, playable now as an early access playtest, shows to have the foundations going strong in the preview. The horror twist on the tycoon game style is great but needs some fine tuning and more variety to keep you invested. A nice ...

Midnight Ghost Hunt Preview: Poltergeist Prop Hunt

Midnight Ghost Hunt brings prop hunt to a spooky setting for this preview. A 4vs4 game of hide and seek, this game adds its own spin on the classic prop hunt game. With plenty of tools for hijinks, stealth, or combat, it’s nice to have a pr...

Postal 4: No Regerts Review: Mundane Mayhem

Postal 4: No Regerts Review: Mundane Mayhem

Postal 4: No Regerts is in a rough state which makes it hard to review. Underneath the bugs and crashes it still doesn't look good. This game has little to offer gameplay and story. Stale jokes and failed edgy humour are abound and the repe...

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The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent Review – A Love Letter to a Bizarre Icon

The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent Review – A Love Letter to a Bizarre Icon

Nicolas Cage is on top form in this review of The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent. Cage and Pedro Pascal star in this Meta Comedy/Action movie. With references and in jokes galore it’s a must for Nic Cage fans and still a good time for ...

7.5 Good
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F1 22 Announced with 1st July 2022 Release Date

Get ready for lights out! EA have just announced the F1 22 release date willl be on 1st July 2022 on PS4, PS5, XBOX X/S, Xbox 1 and PC. New tracks and features have been announced as well, including VR and sprint races. However we are yet t...

Forgive Me Father Review: A Descent into Madness

Forgive Me Father Review: A Descent into Madness

Getting to review Forgive me Father was a blast. A great mix of 2D and 3D elements along with shooting mechanics similar to Doom and Serious Sam make this game a charming and fast paced adventure through a Lovecraftian horror story. This no...

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Creature Lab Preview – Mad Scientist Simulator

Creature Lab Preview – Mad Scientist Simulator

Creature Lab will have you getting your scalpels and syringes out for this preview, where you play as a mad scientist. You create mutagens and monsters in your lab, then release them on the world. There’s a lot to be optimistic for with thi...

Instruments of Destruction Preview - Deploy, Destroy, Demolish

Instruments of Destruction Preview – Deploy, Destroy, Demolish

An early access preview into the demolition based Instruments of Destruction shows it to have strong mechanics, especially regarding the physics of destruction. It’s a customisable experience, with great options for building your demolition...

The Boys Presents: Diabolical Review - An Animated Appetizer

The Boys Presents: Diabolical Review – An Animated Appetizer

With season 3 just around the corner, The Boys Presents: Diabolical has come to Amazon Prime. With different directors and animators for each episode, it’s a raucous ride through the delightfully gruesome and grim world of The Boys. Not all...

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Forgive Me Father, Endless Love Preview: A Blast from the Past

Forgive Me Father, Endless Love Preview: A Blast from the Past

An early access preview into Forgive Me Father shows it to be a must for retro shooter fans. The Lovecraftian horror/shooter has a distinct aethestic and old school play style that lets you indulge in nostalgia whilst still getting somethin...

Ludonarrative Dissonance: When Actions Don't Fit the Character

Ludonarrative Dissonance: When Actions Don’t Fit the Character

Ludonarrative dissonance is what happens when gameplay and story collide. Whilst it can have a jarring effect, it is part and parcel of the industry. Let's have a look at 3 games that feature this dissonance, and how it can be a problem, ho...

Hidden Deep Preview: Deep Caves and High Potential

Hidden Deep Preview: Deep Caves and High Potential

Hidden Deep's Early Access shows the game is more than the sum of its parts, and with some fine tuning before launch it could be a tremendous game from a tiny development team. It's a 2D sci-fi thriller/horror which wears its inspirations o...

5 KOTOR Remake Features We Need

5 KOTOR Remake Features We Need

KOTOR, arguably the best Star Wars game ever made, is getting a remake. Aspyr, the developer heading the project, have stated they are rebuilding it from scratch. How close to the original will it be and what changes will be made? Here are ...

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The Art of Scary Monster Design

Love a good monster? Great scary monster design is an art that often goes underappreciated. Looking into how concept artists and creature designers scare us is really interesting. By the end of this you will have a better understanding of t...

Battlefield 2042 Season 1 Scheduled for March 2022 – According to Data Mining Leak

A data mining leak has suggested Battlefield 2042 season 1 will be out in March 2022, 12 weeks of preseason weekly missions. Met with mixed reactions, it seems less likely the eventful season 1 content will help the game recover from its bo...

What Makes a Good Remaster and Remake

What Makes A Good Remaster/Remake

Remakes, remasters and reimaginings of old games and classics are a dime a dozen. Some prove to breath new life into dormant franchises. Others feed our cynical side. Given these will be with us for a while, its worth us considering, what m...

What Makes a Game Replayable

What Makes a Game Replayable?

When it comes to buying new games, an important question to ask is; How many hours of entertainment will I get for the money I spend? Replayability is a major factor. This list will cover some of the best ways developers keep bringing you b...

Top 5 Gaming Stalker Enemies

Welcome to Raccoon City is almost here! In honour of the new Resident Evil film, check out this countdown of the top stalker enemies in video gaming. From Bioweapons to Aliens, this list covers the monsters that keep following you and just ...

Why You Should Play Eastern European Horror Games This Halloween (And 3 Recommendations)

Looking for scares this Halloween? Read here to find out why Eastern European Horror Games are perfect for a gamer looking for a fright this year. From atmosphere to philopsophy, this genre will help scratch the pandemic horror itch. With s...

Pathologic 2 Review: Survival Horror at Its Most Challenging and Rewarding (PS4)

Pathologic 2 is survival horror at its most challenging and rewarding. A horror game which plagues you both literally and psychologically. It certainly isn’t for everyone but it is a testament to what games can be at their best. Story telli...

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