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Conquer YouTube with Your Console

There came a weird crystalizing moment when I realised that, for the past several hours, all I’d been doing was watching YouTube ...

Dark Souls II Preview

There are no other games like the “Souls” games. Demon’s Souls, in its time, was praised as one of the best exclusives ...

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Twitch turns Pokémon into team game

A bizarre social experiment has been taking place in the gaming world recently. The community of Twitch, a website that allows users ...

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Conquer YouTube with Your Console

Posted on Feb 22, 2014 1

Dark Souls II Preview

Posted on Mar 23, 2014 2
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Twitch turns Pokémon into team game

Posted on Feb 22, 2014 3

Dark Souls II Preview

Tuan Dao braces himself for another round of punishment at the hands of Dark Souls.

King of the North Tournament

In March, Manchester will play host to the UK’s biggest student-run gaming event. The King of the North tournament has been meticulously put together by…

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Conquer YouTube with Your Console

Alasdair Preston looks at how Achievement Hunter has established itself as a dominant name in YouTube Channels

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Twitch turns Pokémon into team game

Thousands of internet users attempt to co-operate to play the beloved game, with predictable results.

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Retro Corner: Hogs of War

Kris Coombes relives the early-noughties cult classic

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Oculus Rift Preview

Is the Rift the future of gaming displays, or just a passing fad?

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How you can help cure cancer with your phone

New smartphone game lets you lend a hand in the fight to find a cure

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inFamous: Second Son Preview

Playstation powerhouse franchise inFAMOUS makes it’s next-gen debut

Titanfall

The CoD-Fathers’ Newest Game

Alasdair Preston explores why Titanfall will make a splash when it drops later this year.

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Retro Corner: Army Men

Tuan Dao plays the Toy Story spin-off about it’s smallest heroes

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Retro Corner: The Legend of Zelda Wind Waker

Damien Trinh revisits a title that divided, and then united fans

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Our Ones to Watch 2014

We pick out this year’s games with the most potential.