Fans of 2K’s critically acclaimed first-person shooter series BioShock, which is most of the gaming community, will be familiar with the upcoming remasters that are due for release this September. 2K announced BioShock: The Collection earlier this year in June. It will contain remastered versions of BioShock, BioShock 2 and…
Bethesda will be live streaming gameplay of their latest and final expansion for Fallout 4, Nuka World. Announced via Twitter, the stream will be live on the 23rd August from 9pm BST on their official Twitch channel. Nuka World, set in a broken-down amusement park inspired by everyone’s favourite beverage…
Resident Evil is a series that many hold close to their hearts. Throughout the last decade the franchise has seen massive ups and downs with critical acclaim and on the contrary, critical panning. The latest instalment into the iconic series that spawned survival horror will be released in early 2017.…
A shopping mall, hundreds of weapons, relentless hordes of decaying undead and 72 hours of pure carnage; that was the formula for Capcom’s 2006 Xbox 360 exclusive Dead Rising. The game became a cult hit which then went on to develop into a series of games that we still play…
You may hear the words Remedy Entertainment and instantly reminisce of playing one of their timeless classics, such as Max Payne or Alan Wake but not all will have played their latest title – Quantum Break – due to its Windows 10 and Xbox One exclusivity. If you happen to…
The biggest championship event of the year for Dota 2 fans is now here. The tournament, called The International, started on the 8th August and will run through to the 13th of the same month. It’s being held at the Seattle Centre and will see 16 competing teams fighting for…
If you were around in the early 90's, you will definitely remember the early years of Sonic the Hedgehog. Using the power of 'Blast Processing', the blue blur starred in a series of games that many fans believe were his glory days. It could be argued that the games that followed…
Welcome to Episode 6 of the VGU Podcast. This bi-weekly cast has our team discuss the latest news as well as our personal games of choice as of this past week. [audio mp3="https://zone1-vgu.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/VGUPodcastEP6_Gamecube_RemastersandHighSchoolMusical.mp3"][/audio] This time around we talk about our favourite moments from E3 2016 as well as bring up…
Recently revealed by Bandai Namco via Twitter, Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 will feature exclusive content players who pre-order. There will also be a collector's edition available that supplies even more juicy content. Upon pre-ordering the game, gamers can look forward to riding around the hub world on their own Tao…
It can’t be easy being Id Software. The creators of DOOM, Wolfenstein and Quake are basically responsible for the entire first-person shooter genre as we know it and that’s a hell of a legacy to live up to. The England football team are proof enough that just because you invented…
Confirmed by Bandai Namco, Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 has an official release date. The games PS4 and Xbox One versions will be releasing on October 25th, followed by the PC version releasing a little later on the 28th. Another announcement was made by the company however stating that music sensation…
With Overwatch learning the details of the characters you play can be the difference between dominating and losing. In this guide we cover one particular hero whose skill set supplies allies with a buff as long as they stay close to his exciting tunes. This is Lucio, the support character…
Reviewing narrative heavy games is always difficult; trying to strike the balance between criticising the ‘game’ aspect of a title as well as the narrative and world that is presented to you. As such, visual novels and the like usually stay off my radar as pieces end up sounding like…
Ever wanted to play games on the PC but in the comfort of your living room? Well now you can with the brand new Roccat Sova. The Sova is a slim and sleekly designed desk for your lap. With a built in keyboard which can be either membrane or mechanical…
Ubisoft’s recently-announced Watch Dogs 2, the sequel to the painfully average Watch Dogs which was initially released in 2014, will feature post-release downloadable content that will launch first on Sony’s PlayStation 4. This was announced at this year’s E3 event, an annual convention where the biggest developers show off their…
Oxygen Not Included, the new game from Klei Entertainment the developers behind Invisible Inc. and Don't Starve, will be coming to PC as revealed at the PC Gaming Show. The title will be  a colony simulator based in space. From the short teaser Klei Entertainment released Oxygen Not Included  is crafted in the company's beautiful…
Ahead of next week's E3 madness, Playtonic Games have released a special trailer for Yooka Laylee, showing off glimpses of the first two levels of the game, as well as showing the chameleon-bat duo in action. The trailer is peak Playtonic, complete with a Grant Kirkhope soundtrack, nods to Banjo…
It’s rare to have a new IP, even one supported by a big publisher, be such an overwhelming success in a short period of time. Overwatch has conquered the gaming world over the last week or so, with Twitter feeds being full of Play of the Games, stores actually selling…
Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands will be the latest entry into the Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon franchise. After a somewhat stale release of the past couple of games, Wildlands promises fluent, revised gameplay along with gorgeous visuals courtesy of modern-day technology. Ubisoft recently released their brand new trailer titled “We…
Square Enix’s Hitman is being released in an episodic fashion and you can expect the next episode to deliver some gorgeous, sunny scenery as Agent 47 is going to Marrakesh, Morocco. The third episode in the newly released installment into the franchise launches on the 31st May next week. You will…
The Overwatch Beta had us sold with us at VGU posting about our experiences through the weekend. It was a great time but it was assisted by the fact that the roster of characters was so strong. With all their individual mechanics, skills, personalities and potential in team situations, this group has…