Category: PC

So, That Happened – January 18

Take a look, it”s in a blog, So That Happened! This week we dwell on some complex issues with our friends from around the internet. But the issues are far from just academic, since those at the heart of this week”s selections have probably already affected the games and game makers you love. For example:

Cannes 2014: Foxcatcher reaction review

Great sports movies are rarely about sport and Bennett Miller’s Foxcatcher – one of two US movies in competition for this year’s Palme d’Or – is no exception. Based on a true story from the 1980s that’s as sad as it is creepy, it tells of Olympic wrestling brothers Mark and Dave Schultz (Channing Tatum

How much do you know about the video games of 2014?

What a year, ey? First contact with aliens, world peace, a cure for the common cold! Talk about a turbulent 12 months! Oh, right… reality. Well, there”s certainly been plenty to remember on the video gaming front. We”ve seen Sony and Microsoft both beginning to find their feet on the eighth gen of consoles, Ubisoft

The Prince Blu-ray review

Don’t be fooled by the billing: Bruce Willis and John Cusack only appear for a couple of phoned-in scenes each. Instead, we have Jason Patric on his very own Taken-esque mission, playing a former assassin tracking down his missing daughter caught up in a bad drugs scene. Unfortunately, his search leads him to the turf

Come at me bro! 2015″s biggest gaming rivalries

Some healthy competition It”s that time of year again: the last big games of the season have hit shelves, Game of the Year has been decided, and you”ve hopefully finished all your holiday shopping (though we”ve got a few ideas if you haven”t). Now, as visions of sugar-plum goombas dance in my head, I like

FF X/X-2 HD Remaster and FF7 hit PS4 in spring

It was a bit of a shame that PS4 owners couldn”t get in on Final Fantasy X | X-2 HD Remaster when it released on PS3 and PS Vita in March 2014. Turns out Square Enix just needed a little bit more time to up-res the twinkle in Tidus” eye (or something), because the company

How Alien: Isolation can change the way you play games

This week, we”re highlighting the top five titles in our Game of the Year 2014 list. Alien: Isolation ranks at #3 – and here”s Lucas Sullivan”s take on what makes it so awesome. I”ll admit it: the only Alien movie I”ve seen involves Bill Paxton. Oh sure, I”ve picked up plenty about the legendary franchise
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