games™ Issue 124

games™ Issue 124

games™ Issue 124Features

Epic Special

Uncovering the truth of Epic’s stunning Unreal Engine 4 and what it means for the next generation of videogame hardware. We also chat exclusively to Cliff Bleszinski about the Gears of War franchise and what PeopleCanFly has in store for the next installment, Gears of War: Judgment.

Wii U

With Nintendo winning as many people over as it confuses, what does the Wii U have going for it, and what does it need to change in order to be a success?

Fallout Online

After six years in development hell and a well-documented legal war with Interplay, games™ investigates the troubled history of Fallout Online. Talkng

The Future Of Rhythm-Action

After the apparent death of Guitar Hero last year, games™ talks to six leading developers of rhythm-action games about the future of the genre.


Gravity Rush
Spec Ops: The Line
Heroes Of Ruin
Rune Factory: Oceans
Sonic The Hedgehog 4: Episode 2
Game Of Thrones
Ghost Recon: Commander
Blazing Souls
Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown
Mad Riders
Saturday Morning RPG
Epic Astro Story
8-Bit Ninja
Robbery Bob




Assassin’s Creed III
Call Of Duty: Black Ops 2
Beyond: Two Souls
Watch Dogs
Dead Space 3
The Elder Scrolls Online
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance
Star Wars 1313
Halo 4
Splinter Cell: Blacklist
The Cave
Paper Mario: Sticker Star
Castlevania: Lords Of Shadows 2
Aliens: Colonial Marines
Need For Speed: Most Wanted


Behind The Scenes: Ready 2 Rumble 

We remember Ready 2 Rumble and find out about the history of the franchise’s development.

The Complete History of Games: 1993

In a year of failed hardware innovations, Sega released the Mega-CD, Trip Hawkins’ 3DO and the Amiga CD32. Still, it was the year that brought us The Leggend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening, Starfox and Secret of Mana.

The Retro Guide To…Fallout

We find out how Fallout came to be, and talk to its creators about the principles that underpinned it.

Issue 124 of games™ is available in all good newsagents, or online digitally or in print.