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Everything you need to know about Halo 5

Fireteam Osiris ■  Lead into battle by Commander Locke, Osiris will be the polar force to Chief’s own ‘Blue Team’. As of Halo 5, Locke is promoted to a Spartan (a rare and significant promotion in current Halo lore), but that alone isn’t enough for Locke to hunt down the...

The Raider Returns in games™ 164

The raider returns in the most important exclusive of 2015 and Crystal Dynamics reveals all about its massive new adventure, Rise Of The Tomb Raider. We also speak exclusively to Shenmue creator Yu Suzuki about the return of his beloved series, to 343 about learning the lessons of Master Chief...

52 Must-Play Games Of The Generation

18 months since the launch of the PS4 and Xbox One, there’s already a wide array of fantastic experiences to enjoy and a fair few appearing on the Wii U as well 01. Bloodborne Format: PS4 | Release: 25 March 2015  Developer: From Software ■ It’s fresh in our memory,...


Who needs a big E3 the most?

Sony steamed ahead of competitors last year – the PS4’s launch bowled over Europe and got the edge in the States. On the eve of E3, who looks to be in the strongest position? games™ investigates… So, at the time of writing, it’s been 18 months since the current generation...

Virtual Reality Pros and Cons – Every headset assessed

There’s a lot going on in the VR world right now, and while the tech isn’t exactly hidden behind closed doors, it’s rare that people get to experience exactly what each headset can do and see precisely what they’re capable of. We asked Patrick O’Luanaigh, CEO of VR developer nDreams,...

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Screamride review

We’ve always had something of a disconnect with rollercoaster games. As enjoyable and satisfying as it is to craft a rail-runner that would make The Big One look like the little one, it all feels a little bit pointless. Hitting the button to actually ride your creation just amplifies the...

Halo 5 beta – The pro gamer verdict

Not being pro gamers, we aren’t quite the most qualified people in the world to talk about the impact Halo 5 will have on the competitive multiplayer FPS scene – after all, we’ve never even come close to gaining Champion status in said genre. Scott Lussier, eSports admin at HiRez...