Gaming has been a big part of this writer's life for over 20 years, and it will continue to be key to the lifestyle of any future human.
Whether you are the hardcore gamer, or just love to blow off some steam after work, this is the place to keep up to date with all video game news, reviews, opinion and live streams.
Meet Nerial, the team behind royalty-meets-tinder mobile game ‘Reigns’ in an exclusive interview with New Rising Media.
Battlefield returns to its World War Two roots, but is it better than ever? Find out in my review for Stuff Magazine.
11-11: Memories Retold is Aardman’s first major game - a gripping World War 1 story released for the centenary of Armistice Day.
Looking for a new racing game that throws realism out the window in exchange for fun? Let’s see if GRIP: Combat Racing fits the bill.
Gaming with colour blindness is a bigger problem than you may think, so what are developers doing to help?
Does the gameplay of Reigns fit with the Game of Thrones lore, to make an addictive mobile game? Find out in my review…
Zero Latency – the UK’s first free roam, multiplayer virtual reality arena managed to make a dull Monday night fun. That’s pretty damn special.
Does Warriors Orochi 4 bring Koei Tecmo back to the glory days of their Dynasty Warriors series, or is it just another misstep?
Dear Flash Games. I know we haven’t been together for a while, but I just wanted to tell you how much you all meant to me growing up.
Restrictions on selling Red Bull to kids is all well and good, but another potentially harmful product attracts young gamers and goes entirely unchecked.
Has Insomniac Games done Spider-Man justice on the PS4? Find out in my hands-on preview…
If there’s one thing you learn quickly about Naughty Dog, it’s that every second game they make, from Crash Bandicoot 2 to Uncharted 2, are the best in their respective series.
A new study has shown that 41% of The Sims players have purposefully killed their Sims. This means 59% of the study’s candidates are liars.
On this week’s episode of my podcast ‘Learn Something…’ - five of the weirdest facts about video games.
The first big break away from the Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater franchise formula, has Underground aged well since it came out in 2003? Let’s find out in my review of THUG.
Every blogger loves a good desk setup for their work, and New Rising Media is no different. Allow me to take you on a tour of where the magic happens.
The Last of Us Part II is easily one of the most anticipated games. Here is the story I think Naughty Dog should tell…
E3 2018 has come and gone! What were the best games of the show? Here are my ten favourites…
Let’s not make the same boring E3 2018 predictions… Here are 5 big bets about what we’re going to see at the show!
Video games and movies have a mixed relationship. In this list, let’s celebrate the high points with the 7 best films based upon games that have ever been created!
It was the Marmite of gaming back in December 2002, so how has British gangland gaming icon The Getaway aged since then?
A team at Brunel University London has developed a new system, which helps people with Parkinson’s disease overcome debilitating walking problems.
On this week’s gamer geek-centric episode of Learn Something, I present to you five bizarre facts about Sony’s PlayStation that you’ve (probably) never heard before…
With the release of Microsoft’s Xbox Adaptive Controller, I applaud an industry that is finally looking out for the needs of the disabled gaming community - but let’s not forget the 30+ years of history that led to this development.
Sony’s doing a cracking job bringing old PlayStation franchises back from the dead (see God of War), so here are ten I’d love to see them pull off.
Who is the best PS2 gamer out of me and my friends? Join us on the Emotion Engineer Twitch channel for a special tournament this Friday at 8:30 pm BST.
Survival horror thrived on the PlayStation 2, thanks to a library of games bursting at the seems with creativity and originality. Picking just seven is going to be tricky, but after seeing 16 Bit Dad’s personal list, it's only fair that I give it a go.
This year, I got the chance to visit Insomnia 62 Gaming Festival at Birmingham’s NEC. I expected a run-of-the-mill convention but turns out I tumbled down the rabbit hole into a nerd’s cornucopia of video games and geek culture.
A first for New Rising Media, proud to announce I’ll be heading out to cover Insomnia Gaming Festival - a bustling Mecca of gaming and geek culture.