The sun shines bright in the ice blue sky, but it does not raise your spirits. The trail before you is long, the weather is bleak, and death is biting at your heels. You’ve been marching for days – weeks – trying to escape the mechanical beings that threaten your…
Microtransactions: the lurking force in video games that are becoming ever more popular and working their way into industry titles, something that some gamers increasing feel can ruin the future of gaming. Microtransactions first became popular on mobile gaming apps, with those such as Candy Crush and even Angry Birds…
In the last few hours, American McGee, well-known for the Alice series of games, posted a status on his Facebook displaying his dislike of how Eurogamer.it had reviewed Alice: Madness Returns, joking that he doesn't care what Europeans think of him stating; "Seriously, it's not a big deal. Just gives me something…
Earlier today, the above, and apparently legitimate, announcement email from Bethesda popped up on the web and started creating quite a stir. Whether wishful thinking or blind hope, there is no doubt that the feel of the image is distinctly Fallout-like, but does it point to Fallout 4? Most fans…
A little while ago, the Xbox Marketplace added some familiar images with an overview of the speculated upcoming Alien game, Alien: Isolation. A gameplay trailer was also released simultaneously with the update. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XTrS8KvFfRo "Discover the true meaning of fear in Alien: Isolation, a survival horror set in an atmosphere of constant…
Gaming PC maker Digital Storm will be among the first to release an official Steam Machine, named the Bolt II, “this month.” The “hybrid Steam Machine gaming PC” will features both the SteamOS and Windows pre-installed. The Bolt II boasts high-end processors in a slim case with a custom liquid…
According to a trusted source (via dualpixels); a lot of information on the potential next games in the Pokémon series have been leaked. Please bare in mind this information is completely unconfirmed right now. Here is the list of leaked information: GameFreak were one of the first development studios inside Nintendo to…
X-COM Enemy Within is a throwback to expansion packs, before the days of DLC. Nowadays a few new maps or a couple of new story missions is all a company needs to put out to rinse you of your hard earned cash. But back in the old days, before a…
Wolfire Games have had Overgrowth in development for a while now. Sequel to 2005 title Lugaru, Overgrowth will expand on the original's combat and platforming mechanics. While it may be about anthropomorphic rabbits, both games are surprisingly brutal, in terms of content and difficulty. You can now buy the game…
  Who doesn't love some high fantasy? To say that deep down looks impressive would be an understatement. The more we hear about it the more exciting it sounds, an online RPG which looks to be a combination of Dragons Dogma and Dark Souls? How can that be bad? Fans…
Gone Home has received a great amount of attention this year and has collected many fans. One of those fans wants you to experience Gone Home in a different way; in the style of a 16-bit JRPG. Seth Macy posted on Twitter about his one-man project, which he describes as…
Everyone loves a zombie game so why not also have a zombie boardgame. However in this game it is not all about mankind standing together and overcoming the undead horde. It is very much every man and women for themselves. City of Horror follows the tale of a handful of…
Introduction The Logitech G602 is a beast of a mouse. While it may not have the same level of customization as the G600, the G602 is a powerful wireless peripheral that never fails to impress. Aimed at hardcore gamers who have shaken off the stigma of using a wireless device,…
As the latest edition to MercurySteam’s Castlevania reboot, Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate HD has faced some harsh criticism since its release, and not for its ridiculously long title. From its lower difficulty level to its confused sense of identity, Mirror of Fate certainly is a little…
Deadfall Adventures is what happens when you take Indiana Jones and decide to make it worse in every way. It has all the hallmarks of a great game with first-person gunplay, solving ancient puzzles and a wise-cracking protagonist. But sadly The Farm 51 just didn’t have the resources to make…
Introduction Logitech have always been known for offering reliable products at affordable prices. While they often don't stand with the big boys of the PC peripheral industry, if you side with them it is a sound investment. With a new range of gaming mice coming out, Logitech are releasing a…
Bioshock’s underwater city is back again, but this time with more constants and variables to fit with the tone of BioShock Infinite. In this adventure, Booker and Elizabeth are strangers with a much different relationship from the original Infinite tale which players are used to. Burial at Sea opens with…
Today I’ll be reviewing the SteelSeries Sensei RAW. For anyone experiencing a little de ja vu, no it’s not a glitch in the Matrix. This is the Na’Vi Edition of the Sensei RAW, as opposed to the Original Sensei RAW review we did back in January, nor is it the…
Introduction SteelSeries have been around for some time now but have been progressively getting stronger in the gaming scene. With competitive gaming becoming such a big part of the industry it is no surprise that other peripherals companies are starting to emerge, but how does the SteelSeries 5HV3 headset stand…
The Logitech G700s is a combination of something new and something old for us here at VGU. Although we have experienced Logitech's gaming mouse range before, we've never had the chance to sit down and review a mouse from their wireless range. That being said let's explore this brave new…