Here it is, the list you've all been waiting for, it's our top 5 games of the year. You may have seen some of these choices coming, but I guarantee you didn't see this first one on the horizon. So without further ado, introducing the 5th best game of the…
Nintendo, debatably, may have not had the best time in 2013, annoying as many fans as they have impressed. They have also had to contend with the big two behemoths that are the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One joining the next gen battle and putting up with the continuous backlash…
Microsoft have been slacking recently on the exclusive title front, relying on a few big names like Halo and Gears of War to see them through. However a new console is upon us and with it comes a new dedication to fresh games and ip. We’ll see how that goes…
So far we have seen the best that games have had to offer this year, but what good are games if you have nothing to play them with? It's time to have a look at hardware and pick the top 5 best pieces from this year. This top 5 is…
A soundtrack isn't always grand orchestral anthems, or dub-step ridden trailers, but if you are going to do it, do it right. This year's best music came from every angle, with some of the best tunes appearing from unexpected avenues. From big name composers, to covers from bands fifty years…
We all know the big names in video game voice acting. The industry usually keeps the same group of individuals on a constant rotation from game to game. You may even recognise many of the same voices from anime, with the bigger names voicing dozens of characters a year. If…
It’s been a strange year for gaming. The PS4 turned up and was hailed as the messiah by many, whilst its competitor the Xbox One got off to a much rockier start. But now both consoles are out and we’re pleased to report they are both doing swimmingly. Sadly though,…
Among the sequels, reboots, and remakes that the games industry tends to churn out year on year, it’s in new IPs that we’re more likely to find what the medium claims to thrive on – innovation. Here’s our top 5 list of the best games of 2013 that dared to…
There have been some titles that we just can’t quit and this year Expansion packs and DLC have had a really strong presence. Whilst some have looked to expand their games universe and storyline, others have honed  game mechanics and evolved through the inclusion of new bosses, weapons, items and…
For many indie means innovation. With the freedom to tackle anything they wish, independent developers can give us something a little different. While they lack the budget of a AAA title, these five games are the pinnacle of indie development from the past year, according to us anyway. What they…
2012 has been a slow year for the Nintendo Consoles and only really picked up when the Wii U was released. However, there have been some cracking games for the Nintendo devices and these are VGU’s best ones!   One of the Wii U’s unique original titles and it is…