Oh, it's just a grey, bro-dude shooter. Wrong. Epic's original Gears was a massively influential masterpiece of action game design.
Not every game needs a final boss battle. In fact, forcing one into the story might very well ruin it.
Australia is a hateful country in a lot of ways right now. Playground Games' new open-world racer, mercifully, is the tourism poster depiction of the place.
Playing one made me want to play the other – but how few of us can still enjoy games a decade and more old?
An essential member of the teams behind BioShock and its sequels, Thomas tells us about aiming for Aliens but producing Pitch Black.
RE4 was outstanding of visuals, sound and set-piece variety – but more than that, it was a fantastic example of video game writing.
Microsoft's new exclusive isn't a blockbuster in waiting, but its AI stars are among the best companion characters you'll see in 2016.
The new Gears looks an awful lot like the old Gears – but if it ain't broken, why try to fix it into something players might not want?
The forthcoming Microsoft exclusive showed a new side to its scales at Gamescom 2016. Consider my attention piqued.
Even though I know how it all ends for him, walking in the boots of one of Rockstar's finest creations remains a singular thrill the second time.
Microsoft's peripheral that nobody asked for is as good as dead – just in time for its killer app to emerge.
Don't be fooled by the illusion: this isn't a casual attraction. Cuphead is going to shred nerves and wreck controllers, worldwide.