The Mancunion

Britain's biggest student newspaper


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Cryptocurrency and its impact on PC gaming

A controversial currency creates computer chaos

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What to expect from the games industry in 2018

The Mancunion’s guide to the coming year in the industry

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Is Star Citizen the biggest game ever?

The 100% crowd-funded project that is shooting for the stars


Review: Divinity: Original Sin 2

An Old-Style RPG that turns out to be one of the best

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Review: RUINER

Is this sadistic action shooter worth the frustration?

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Battlefield 1: review

It’s been just over a month since the highly anticipated launch of Battlefield 1, so what’s the skinny? Was it worth the wait?


Point-and-Click: A Golden Age for Gaming?

I always knew there was something special about this genre of games

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Grand Theft Auto V: The game that just keep giving?

Rockstar Games first released the latest instalment of the critically acclaimed Grand Theft Auto franchise back in 2013, to almost palpable anticipation, and they certainly…

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Syndrome: Indie survival horror

Jump scares, creepy sounds and bad lighting are key features of survival horror games, but they are not the entire basis of the genre


Destiny: Rise of Iron – Review

Robert Parris offers his thoughts on Destiny’s newest expansion


World of Warcraft: Legion

World of Warcraft is, with the exception of a few hiccups, still very much in the bright light

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Where’s My Mommy? – Review

Should ‘Where’s My Mommy?’ be placed on a pedestal or should it get flushed away with the rest of the unmentionables. Read on to find out