Endings are tricky business in games, especially when you’ve given the player the power of choice throughout the course of the story. Mass Effect 3 showed us what happens when you balls it up big time, garnering a significant backlash from the fans who felt cheated that all of their…
Going into Project Zero: Maiden of Black Water it's hard to not have high expectations. While often overlooked, the series comes with a strong pedigree amongst horror games, often being touted as the scariest series around. Blending the visual style of Japanese cinema with gameplay borrowed from Resident Evil (Swapping out the…
When Rainbow Six Siege was originally unveiled I was extremely excited. As a massive fan of the series since the PlayStation One days all the way up to Vegas Two, Siege was looking to mix things up yet again. Instead of going for a straight forward narrative approach partnered by…
The Star Wars: Battlefront beta just ended and we’ve been hammering away at it to see what DICE’s rendition of this classic series has to offer. Rather than just hearing the thoughts of one of our writers though, you lucky people get to hear the impressions from both Sam Foxall…
The 20th anniversary of the Tales series is here in the form of Tales of Zestiria, a simultaneous greatest hits collection of all the successful Tales tropes while also being the series’ first leap into the current generation and on PC. With enough throwbacks and gameplay revisions to keep the…
Humble Bundle have teamed up with Capcom to offer 7 of their games for under £5 to support charity. The games in question are Resident Evil, Devil May Cry, Lost Planet 3 and various others. As with previous bundles, you set the price you want to pay and how much money…
Halo 5: Guardians is almost upon us, but we have a couple of weeks to go yet. In the meantime, peruse over this latest, and highly inappropriately titled 'launch' trailer. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rh_NXwqFvHc Halo 5: Guardians gameplay with Muse's Knights of Cydonia accompaniment. God damn 343 Industries, stop doing everything so right.…
To whet your appetite for the upcoming Halo 5, 343 Industries have released this enormous infographic detailing everything you'll have to  look forward to when you pick up Halo 5 Guardians, which launches this October 27th exclusively for Xbox One. Check out the mind-boggling amount of content you can expect…
From tropical islands to war torn villages, the Far Cry series has travelled to a number of different places. Now for the first time, we are headed back through time to the land that time forgot, otherwise known as the Stone Age. Officially announced during a Ubisoft live-stream earlier today,…
Me: You rebel scum! Yes you, good news. The Star Wars Battlefront beta is coming to Xbox One, PS4 and PC on October 8th. You: Never tell me the odds....of getting into the beta. Me: It's an open beta, no need to sign up or register with EA to gain…
VGU were at the biggest UK consumer games event, EGX 2015. At this year's event we sat down with Sony to try the PlayStation VR, their entry into the virtual reality market. From fist glance the PlayStation VR stands out from the rest of its competition, it has a sleek, curved white…
Saturday marked the final day at EGX 2015 for VGU and it certainly was a packed schedule. A look at a couple of new indie titles as well as Ubisoft's two big heavy hitters, The Division and Assassin's Creed: Syndicate. Queues were still massive and will no doubt be even…
Today was my first on the show floor down at EGX 2015 in Birmingham, with there being a massive range of games to demo and see played within the halls of the NEC. I mostly got to play indies today, as the line for the big names were up to…
Destiny: The Taken King launched on September 15th, but it wasn't until Friday the 18th that players could tackle the new raid, King's Fall, which accompanied it. Players were eager to be the first team to defeat Oryx, the new big bad in town but there could be only one…
Set after Fury Road, Mad Max see’s our hero beaten, left for dead and without his prized Interceptor. Max reluctantly joins forces with Chumbucket, a blackfinger (mechanic) who promises to build him a vehicle so powerful, no one would stand in his way, the Magnum Opus. So once more into…
Want to get into the Rainbow Six Siege Closed Beta? We have 40+ closed beta access keys to give away to the upcoming Rainbow Six Siege Closed Beta which starts on 24th September by Ubisoft. Use the form below to enter for a key and winners will be randomly selected out of…
Until Dawn has finally been released to much critical acclaim. The loving tribute to the slasher genre has made a considerable mark on the current gaming landscape, welcoming in a new horde of gamers who typically don't dip their toes in the often cruel waters of survival horror. Interactive-narrative games have…
If you have played any of the Pokemon games in the fifteen years that the franchise has been around in the west, you have probably imagined what it would like to use your trained creatures in the real world. This dream will become closer to reality, or should that be…
It’s rare to see woodland critters stabbing each other to death, trying to commit regicide or setting up a kingdom spanning spy network. So, if you are looking for a game where you can see Cottontail pick up a great maul and smash it over the head of the lion…
You’re down to your last clip of ammunition as your sniper buddy tries to take out the remaining horde of soldiers who are barrelling down on your position. A gunship is hovering overhead, ready to cut you in half with machine gun fire while a mortar team is ready to…
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is finally in our hands and everyone is no doubt dying to get stuck into the world of Venom Snake. Whether you are a veteran of the series or a first time Diamond Dog, we'd thought we give you a few tips and…