PS4 Pro and PS4 Slim – The real reason to be excited… and no it isn’t the 4K.

They've been announced. They've been revealed. And is it just me or do the new PS4 models look a little bit underwhelming? These are bits of tech that are going to push console gaming to a level it's not been anywhere near before, and it's not being sold as a new generation but rather an …

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No Man’s Sky

I have been excited for this game for 5 years. 5 long years. That's how long Hello Games have kept me waiting for their magnum opus. And in my opinions it was worth every moment of the wait. This games launch though has been divisive as fuck. A lot of gamers, and critics, have blasted …

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The Fatigue Has Set In

Dear Readers, I have failed you. I am sorry. I have gaming fatigue. There is nothing being released in the rest of this year that piques my interest aside from No Man's Sky if I'm completely honest. It happens to me once every 18 months or so. Hopefully I'll be able to get some new …

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Evolution of Gaming: The visual splendour of Generation 8

Visuals in video games have come a long way over the years. And nowhere can this this growth be seen more clearly than in the 3 since the start of Generation 8 of the console cycle. With the introduction of the PS4 and Xbox One into the gaming world (I'm excluding PC's because they have …

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PC Gamer Weekend Showcase – Casual in a Hardcore World

So luckily, I was sent to London for work the same time that PC Gamer had its first ever convention so I thought, "what the hell - I'll buy a ticket and see what its like". First off the event itself was pretty well done, they had multiple partners showcasing the best in hardware and …

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Evolution of Gaming: Controlling ourselves…

There's no denying the steps that have been taken in gaming technology since the invention of Pong. And honestly this is probably a good thing... the complete evolution has been mapped here...  Pretty complicated stuff huh? But worry not, for the main layouts, since the 90's anyway, haven't really changed too dramatically... Except for the …

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A Very Redshirt Birthday!

Ok so today, December 3, is Archer's anniversary of being alive. As such he is extending a very special offer,  are there any games you specifically want to watch or read reviews of? He is willing to acquire and slog through anything for you on this occasion so let us know. Just make it PS4, …

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