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There's Still Life in 2019 Yet— Here's What We Can't Wait To Play

We're more than halfway through 2019, but that doesn't mean the best is behind us. Here are 5 upcoming and irresistible releases.

Posted 1 month ago by Heidi Nicholas, 37 comments

The Mindfulness Machine: Peaceful Puzzling on PS Vita

Last year we ran an analysis, showing just how many of the PS Vita's remaining releases were cheap games with easy trophies. But there's another side to the story, one in which the Vita becomes a chill-out space for puzzle nerds.

Posted 2 months ago by Sam Quirke, 6 comments

Poll: What Difficulty Mode Do You Like To Play On?

Unless you have been living under a rock, you may have noticed the gaming community having a big blowout about difficulty levels in gaming. We just have a simple question: Given the choice, what do you choose?

Posted 5 months ago by Sam Quirke

Poll: What's Your Most Anticipated PS4 Game of April 2019?

Another month is coming to an end, so it's time we look ahead to April's release calendar. It's a quieter month than the last few, but it's not entirely lacking some exciting new games. What are you looking forward to?

Posted 6 months ago by Sam Quirke

What Are You Playing This Weekend?

It's a new month, and it's going to be another busy one for new releases. What will you be playing this weekend to start the month off right? Dead or Alive 6 just came out, and The Division 2 has an open beta ahead of release.

Posted 6 months ago by Sam Quirke

Fortnite Season 8 Guide - The Biggest Changes

Fortnite Season 8 has created quite a few changes to which players must adjust, such as a giant volcano, or a three-way battle between pirates, ninjas, and abominable snowman for treasure where X marks the spot

Posted 7 months ago by Rebecca Smith

What Are You Playing This Weekend?

Whatever your situation, we hope you get a least a little bit of time this weekend to kick back and enjoy some gaming. Will you be sampling something new, tackling the backlog or chilling out with an old favourite? Let us know!

Posted 7 months ago by Sam Quirke

Poll: What's Your Opinion of Apex Legends?

This week, we're still catching our breath following the launch of Apex Legends, the new free to play battle royale/hero shooter hybrid from Respawn. It's the talk of the industry, but what do you think of it so far?

Posted 7 months ago by Mark Delaney

Poll: What's Your Most Anticipated Release in February 2019?

Yikes, what a month we have ahead. February 2019 has been talked about since E3 of last year when it seemed like every early 2019 game was gearing up for launch on the same day. A few have since shuffled, but it's still packed.

Posted 7 months ago by Mark Delaney

Poll: Has PlayStation's 2018 Success Changed Your View on VR?

The PlayStation VR has had an undeniably good run in the past few months, and the latest industry data shows that it's pretty much dominating the VR headset market. Has its success changed your mind on the headset?

Posted 8 months ago by Sam Quirke

Ten DLCs That Totally Changed The Story

While the relative merits and disadvantages of substantial extra content can be debated, there's certainly been a few expansions that are near-essential to the main game's narrative. Here are some of the most significant.

Posted 8 months ago by Sam Quirke

Poll: Which Game Studio Would You Like To See Split From Their Publisher?

One of the biggest stories of the day is the fact that Bungie have not only parted ways with Activision Blizzard, but they have managed to do so while retaining the Destiny IP. Which studios would you love to see follow suit?

Posted 8 months ago by Sam Quirke

The Easiest PlayStation 4 Platinums of 2018

2018 was a banner year for expansive AAA titles, bold new indies and inventive VR -- but it was also a year chock full of quick and easy trophy lists for those of us inclined to chase that silverware.

Posted 8 months ago by Sam Quirke

The Top Five Most Played PS VR Games of 2018

It's been a bumper year for PlayStation VR, surprising many pundits with a variety of deep and entertaining games that improve upon classic mechanics. But there are few surprises in this year's top five most played titles.

Posted 9 months ago by Sam Quirke

The Top 10 Most Played DLC of 2018

DLC isn't the most beloved aspect of modern gaming, but it can certainly extend the experience for a game that we just don't want to say goodbye to. Here's the DLCs that the TT community played the most in 2018.

Posted 9 months ago by Sam Quirke

What Games Are You Looking Forward To in 2019?

2019 is already shaping up to be an interesting year for games. Of course there are plenty of rumours -- from long-awaited PS4 exclusives to a brand new console reveal -- but for now, we're interested in what we already know.

Posted 9 months ago by Sam Quirke

Top 10 Most Played Games of 2018

As the year draws to a close, we're looking at our site stats to determine what our community have been up to in 2018. We're starting with a look at new games with the most players in 2018.

Posted 9 months ago by Sam Quirke

Destiny 2 Guide: How to Craft All Recipes in The Dawning

Players are supposed to find the recipes for the majority of these treats through trial and error, but we've decided to save you some time.

Posted 9 months ago by Rebecca Smith

Hitman 2 Beginner's Guide: 7 Ways to Be a Better Assassin

The first tip of any Hitman beginner's guide should be to not get a barcode tattooed on the back of your bald head, but as that isn't an option, we decided to offer some other pointers for those of you who will soon be Agent 47.

Posted 10 months ago by Mark Delaney

Poll: If PUBG Comes To PlayStation 4 Next Month, Will You Play It?

There are strong rumours that PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is headed to PlayStation 4 next month, but it's been a long time since PUBG was the Battle Royale game on anyone's mind. Will you be picking it up?

Posted 10 months ago by Sam Quirke

Poll: Which November PS4 Release Are You Most Excited For?

We're into a new month, which means this week's poll is all about the games you are excited about that are releasing in the coming weeks. HITMAN 2, Battlefield V, Spyro and Fallout 76 are all fighting for our attention.

Posted 10 months ago by Sam Quirke

PS Plus Spotlight: The Bridge

If you've been a PS Plus subscriber for a while, chances are you've built up a pile of interesting curios thanks to PlayStation's generous quantity of free games each month. We want to celebrate some of the hidden gems.

Posted 11 months ago by Sam Quirke

Poll: Which Unfortunate Famous Actors Do You Want to Murder in HITMAN 2?

HITMAN 2 is getting an Elusive Target played by Sean Bean, an actor most famous for always playing a character that gets killed off. He's far from the only deathly artist to take to the screen, though -- who else can we murder?

Posted 11 months ago by Sam Quirke

Poll: Will You Change Your PSN Name If Given the Chance?

Another Friday, another poll! This week we've heard fresh rumours that PSN Name Changes are imminent with developers hastily patching their games to allow for it. If the rumours are true, will you change your name?

Posted 11 months ago by Sam Quirke

Poll: Which October New Release Are You Looking Forward To The Most?

This week we're looking ahead to October's biggest releases. What are you picking up, if anything at all? Has your friendly neighbourhood pollster missed a whole bunch of obvious titles yet again? Find out here!

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

Analysis: Beyond The Walking Dead, No One Has Been Playing Telltale Games

How did Telltale crumble? Our analysis shows that despite critical acclaim and fan hype, the company never even got close to the success of its most famous creation, the first season of The Walking Dead.

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

Ten Games We'd Love to See on the PlayStation Classic

Sony have announced the PlayStation Classic, a mini PS1 arriving this holiday season. Five of 20 preloaded games have been announced - what else do you want to see on the device to justify a purchase?

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

Poll: What's Your Opinion on Final Fantasy VIII?

Final Fantasy is getting a whole bunch of cross-platform remasters and re-releases in the coming months, but while VII and IX are represented, the middle child remains neglected. Was it really so forgettable?

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

If Everyone is Playing Skyrim VR, Why Aren't They Unlocking More Trophies?

Sony recently revealed that Skyrim VR is the "most played" VR game on their proprietary headset. Yet our statistics show that Skyrim VR players are getting nowhere in the trophy list. So what are they all up to?

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

Poll: Which Comic Book Heroes Should Get A Game Next?

So Spider-Man is out I think? Thought I read that somewhere. Anyway, on the off-chance that it sells reasonably well I thought it would be a good opportunity to think about which other heroes are in need of a new game.

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

Poll: Which Game Are You Most Excited For in September?

We're heading in to September, which means that the big releases for the holiday season are about to show up. What are you most excited to pick up in the coming month? Is it Spider-Man? It's probably Spider-Man.

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

Poll: What Are You Excited to Hear About at Gamescom?

There's a lot of confirmed games coming to Gamescom, and at least one total mystery. What are you excited to see more of? Let us know in the poll and make sure to leave some thoughts in the comments!

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

World Cup and Hot Summer Cause Big Drop In Gaming

Whether you blame the football or a heatwave, it seems more players have left their consoles behind this July to interact with their fellow humans. The World Cup period saw a 21% drop in started games and 15% fewer unlocks.

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

Poll: Do You Replay Your Video Game Choices, Or Stick With Them?

Telltale have announced a feature for The Walking Dead's Final Season allowing players to essentially re-roll their Clementine related choices ahead of release to rebuild the character. Would you do such a thing?

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

Activism Through Gaming: A Conversation with Tigertron's James Mielke

You've saved the world a million times in games by now, but what are you doing to save your own world, here and now? Tigertron is hoping its debut game, Jupiter & Mars, will move players to find their inner eco-activist.

Posted 1 year ago by Mark Delaney

Poll: Which August 2018 Releases Are You Excited For?

It's August, which means its time to look ahead to the releases due this month and decide which we're most excited about. Will you pick any up before things really start to kick off in September?

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

Poll: How Important Is The Platinum Trophy To You?

Over on TrueAchievements, there's been a bit of a backlash against No Man's Sky having non-rounded gamerscore achievements. The nearest we have to this sacrilege is trophy lists without a Platinum. Does it matter?

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

Easy Trophy Lists Are The Vita's Last Lifeline

The Vita is on its last legs. Hovering around its dying flame are the trophy hunters looking for an easy list, and that might be something for game creators to tap into if they want to make some sales before the end arrives.

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

Poll: What's Your Opinion on Limited Edition Consoles?

Insomniac's Spider-Man is getting the limited edition console treatment. You can pre-order a fancy red Pro or Slim with Spidey's emblem across the top plate. But would you ever do such a thing? Let us know in this week's poll!

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke

The Best 2018 Games You Might Have Missed

With all of the triple-A spectacle crashing into the PlayStation Store this year and a whole bunch more to look forward to thanks to E3, you'd be forgiven for missing these smaller gems that launched in 2018. Check them out.

Posted 1 year ago by Sam Quirke