Author: Alasdair

Halo 5: Guardians Review

Developer: 343 Industries Publisher: Microsoft Studios Release Date: October 27th, 2015 Price: $59.99/£44.99 (Digital Standard Edition on Xbox Store) Platforms: Xbox One Reviewed on: Xbox One The revi...

SXSW Cancel #SavePoint and Level-Up Panels Citing “Numerous Threats of Violence”

Last week I covered the announcement of #SavePoint, a Gamergate panel discussing the gaming community at SXSW (South-by-South West). I expressing that I was cautiously optimistic about the discussion;...

#SavePoint – Gamergate Gets a Panel at SXSW

I have to admit I was a little surprised when I saw that the #SavePoint panel had been confirmed. Gamergate, even for the internet’s bogeyman, doesn’t have it easy when it comes to organising discussi...

The Kingkiller Chronicle multiplatform deal. Should we be excited?

Last week Hollywood Reporter broke the news that Patrick Rothfuss— the best-selling fantasy author of The Kingkiller Chronicle— had signed a “complex multiplatform rights deal” with Lionsgate to devel...

Bioware’s Mass Effect Andromeda could learn a lot from The Witcher 3 Wild Hunt

I have played a lot of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. CD Projekt RED were not kidding around when they dangled 200+ hours of gameplay before my eyes. I am a feverish completionist when it comes to roleplay...

Will The Power of The Xbox One Allow 343i To Attain The Mantle, and Keep Halo Alive?

Photo: Halo Waypoint Halo is one of the key franchises that brought first-person shooters to the mainstream when Halo: Combat Evolved launched on the original Xbox, essentially driving sales. Since th...