Breaking into Video Game Journalism

If you’re someone who wants to break into games media journalism, has a passion for writing, loves gaming and is genuinely dedicated to building a career in the gaming journalism sphere, let’s face it – you’re not the only one. Competition is fierce and, similar to the industry that supplies you with heaps of material…

New Death Stranding trailer unveils Guillermo Del Toro and Mads Mikkelsen

Hideo Kojima, the creator of the highly acclaimed Metal Gear Solid series, unveiled a new cryptic trailer for his new title Death Stranding, the first game from the developer after his departure from Konami last year. After a few gracious words of appreciation, Hideo Kojima displayed more footage of his new game at the 2016…

Last of Us Part II revealed at Playstation Experience

Prior to the release of Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End, I predicted that Naughty Dog was working on their next stellar title – the next sequel to the Last of us franchise. Last of Us 2 has officially been announced at the PlayStation Experience event. Titled Last of Us Part II, the game will be…

Street Fighter Resurrection to be released on YouTube

The Street Fighter mini-series, Resurrection, the sequel to Machinima’s Street Fighter: Assassin’s Fist is set to release on YouTube next month, according to Street Fighter AF Facebook page. Street Fighter AF announced the launch on its Facebook page earlier last week. The post said: “Machinima have informed us to expect a wider global release around…

Are Digital Downloads Too High?

It was a lifetime ago when the all-new Play station 3 and Xbox 360 appeared as two hefty love letters to all gamers whilst gracefully taking the helm as master innovators in the 21st Century living room. But with the latest salvos of ongoing console wars, between Sony, Microsoft and even Nintendo, many remain dissuaded…

Playing Video Games: Epitome of Escapism

Usually, when people talk about the subject of escapism, it often comes with negative connotations. Most of the time, the general scope of escapism intrinsically implies discontentment with reality; a desire to escape from the banality of everyday life. This is especially potent when it comes to gaming. Many would accuse an avid World of…