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Travis Strikes Again review: an uncanny icon returns

Travis Strikes Again review: an uncanny icon returns

Suda51's curious No More Heroes spin-off is a good time, despite being occasionally unintelligible and not all that fun to play.

  • by Tim Biggs

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New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe review: a modern Mario masterpiece
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New Super Mario Bros. U Deluxe review: a modern Mario masterpiece

Six years on, this is still a near-perfect Mario platformer whether you're playing solo or screwing over your friends.

  • by Tim Biggs
GRIS review: walking through a watercolour

GRIS review: walking through a watercolour

Like a playable painting of ink and pigment, GRIS is an arresting and intoxicating game that, while brief and mechanically uncomplicated, delivers a memorable meditation on inner strength.

  • by Tim Biggs
Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom review: a land of wonder

Monster Boy and the Cursed Kingdom review: a land of wonder

Breathing fresh air into the ancient Wonder Boy series, this is a meticulous and vital side-scrolling adventure.

  • by Tim Biggs
These are the games to look out for in 2019

These are the games to look out for in 2019

Of the many dozens of exciting games scheduled to release over the next twelve months, these are the ones we can't wait to play.

  • by Tim Biggs
The positive life skills Fortnite has taught my children
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Opinion

The positive life skills Fortnite has taught my children

Playing Fortnite is not all bad.

  • by Jen Vuk
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From Assassin's Creed to Florence: These are the best video games of 2018
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From Assassin's Creed to Florence: These are the best video games of 2018

Another year is almost over, and once again it seems like there were far too many video games to get through in a single lifetime, let alone a year.

  • by Tim Biggs
Why men and boys crave their video games
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Why men and boys crave their video games

Many men seem to want to play video games all the time, and it leaves women scratching their heads.

  • by Joanne Orlando
Retro gaming gift guide: six new opportunities to go old school

Retro gaming gift guide: six new opportunities to go old school

From remakes of Game Boy games and services that let you rediscover the early 2000s, to collections that let you play the best of Sega or SNK on the go.

  • by Tim Biggs
Livestream of video game films Sydney man allegedly hitting partner
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Livestream of video game films Sydney man allegedly hitting partner

The 26-year-old was using an Amazon-owned streaming service to broadcast himself playing Fortnite when the feed records him allegedly abusing the woman.

  • by Sally Rawsthorne
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate review: the crossover to end all crossovers
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Super Smash Bros. Ultimate review: the crossover to end all crossovers

Combining everything that's come before with new content and smart tweaks, this is a stellar party game, an incredible competitive experience and a museum to gaming rolled into one.

  • by Tim Biggs