Nintendo to reveal two new Switch models

As always, predictions and rumours for E3 are in full force as the 11th of June gets ever closer. One rumour that has been present for a while is that Nintendo will be revealing a new, updated version of its current top selling console the Switch. According to a Wall Street Journal article, Nintendo is going to be unveiling not one but two new Nintendo … Continue reading Nintendo to reveal two new Switch models

ESPORTS: Mobile?

On the 22nd March, developers of PUBG Mobile revealed its PUBG Mobile Club Open 2019 and the huge prize pool of $2.5 million. Over a year after PUBG Mobile came out, Tencent Games and PUBG Corporation have combined forces with Vivo to recreate an esports-style mobile league. PUBG mobile is the world’s most popular mobile game, based on the preexisting PlayerUnknown’s BattleGrounds for console and … Continue reading ESPORTS: Mobile?

Baba Is You: First level perfection

First impressions are often considered everything and in video games this is no different. Showing off a game in a small snippet of a first level is pivotal to ensuring the player is hooked and knows what’s going on and what to expect. So, what does the perfect first level look like? A theme many games fall into is using the first level as a … Continue reading Baba Is You: First level perfection

Top 5 indies we want to see at the ID@Xbox Game Pass showcase

After the announcement of the upcoming livestream, we’ve been pondering the indie games we want to see come to Xbox Game Pass. From hits on other platforms to anticipated upcomers, these are the games we hope to see at the showcase. Baba Is You One of the most genuinely ground-breaking games we’ve seen in ages, Baba Is You allows the player to change the game … Continue reading Top 5 indies we want to see at the ID@Xbox Game Pass showcase

Arguably the greatest game of professional Overwatch of all time

  Last night marked the conclusion of the first stage of the second season of the Overwatch League. This stage has had some high and lows and we’ve seen some teams rise to glory and some fall from grace. The playoffs also saw the first time for esports to be broadcast on national television at ABC, which undoubtedly was met with some criticism. But it … Continue reading Arguably the greatest game of professional Overwatch of all time

Staffordshire Uni Digital Institute to open in London

With the UK being the fifth largest gaming market in the world, accounting for £5.1 billion in game-related sales in 2018, it makes sense for games related courses to move to the capital, which will be happening later this year when Staffordshire University opens its own Digital Innovation Centre. The centre, based at Here East, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in East London, will offer courses … Continue reading Staffordshire Uni Digital Institute to open in London

Niantic reveals new details about Harry Potter: Wizards Unite

Ready your owls, wands and potions budding students of Hogwarts, it’s time to head to Diagon Alley; or at least, the app store equivalent of it. Announced over a year ago and fully unveiled today, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite shall be the wizarding world version of Pokémon Go, which was also developed by Niantic. In this augmented reality experience, you’ll be taking on the role … Continue reading Niantic reveals new details about Harry Potter: Wizards Unite