The 5 Best RPGs To Buy This Steam Winter Sale

The Winter Sale is here, and what better time to spend a little money on yourself with some games that will last you until next Christmas? Find out the 5 RPG games you should be buying in the Steam Winter Sale! Witcher 3 – $19.99 Potentially the greatest game of

The 6 Best Hand Drawn Games on Steam

We are going to run down the top hand drawn graphical games that are out right now. The hand drawn graphical style has really taken off in recent years, with advancement in technologies that allow artists to move their skill over to the digital platform. Hidden Folk To kick things

The 5 Best Games To Play With Siblings

So today is National Siblings day, and what better way to celebrate than to pick out the best PC games to play with your sibling! Portal 2 Probably the most obvious entry to any co-op game on this list is Portal 2. We’ll go as far to say it is

The Best Walking Simulators on Steam Right Now

Walking simulators is a genre that has sprung up in the last couple of years. The definition of the genre is a video game that lacks many of the traditional aspects of a game, such as a win/loss condition despite taking the form of a video game. It originated from

PC Gamer Weekender First Games Announced

For the past few years, perhaps the biggest PC Gaming website, PCGamer puts on a show in London, UK over a weekend in February. Showcasing all of the latest and greatest in PC gaming, whether it be hardware, software, interviews or panels with people in the industry. As with the

What Indie Roguelikes Can Learn From Games Like Dead Cells

Dead Cells is a roguelike action-platformer that has been climbing to the top of the Indie Charts recently, up with hits like Stardew Valley and Hollow Knight. It is currently in Early Access on Steam so it’s consistently bearing fruitful updates from its exceptional developer, Motion Twin. All of this sounds fantastic,

The best 10 games to get this Steam sale

For the past few days we’ve released some lists for the best RPG, and indie titles to pick up in the sale, but now as the sale draws to a close, we thought we’d just give you the top 10 games from any genre that you really should be picking

Is having a huge choice in gaming really a good thing?

In most cases, having a wide selection of options is a really good thing. Got a choice of three really good burger restaurants in town? AWESOME! That creates a healthy competition for the three businesses and eventually you’ll probably try them all out at some point won’t you? But does

How I Tackle My Backlog Anxiety

Many of us have huge libraries of games, whether it be on Steam, or your console of choice, you have more games than you can ever imagine owning when you were younger, but that very collection of games has been given a term of a “backlog” in current gaming culture.

Can Season Passes Survive The Current Generation

If you wanted to sum up the current gen of gaming, a couple of words come to mind, obviously the first is micro-transactions, but Season Pass is a close second. The idea of buying a brand new game, along with purchasing the game’s DLC content up front, to form a

Star Wars Battlefront 2 Beta Impressions

This weekend marked the start of Star Wars Battlefront 2’s open beta. The weeks leading up to the game’s release in November, EA have been dropping trailers and sneak peeks into what the new game has in store. The rebooted original game didn’t exactly get a lot of praise when


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