Epic Games Won’t Let Up On Locking Down Exclusives

Epic Games are making headlines for the wrong reasons again this month as they lock more games to their online store. This won’t mean much to console gamers but many PC gamers are left frustrated by this emerging trend. Exclusivity is an important cornerstone of a competitive game market though so are Epic really doing anything wrong? Epic Games Epic Games are one of the leading conglomerates within the gaming industry. They aren’t one of the most recognisable game developers but they are the parent company for several industry leaders. Perhaps their most significant contribution to the industry in the […]

Could Far Cry Usher in a New Dawn For A Colourful Apocalypse?

Ubisoft continued their trend of spin-off releases in the Far Cry series recently with their latest entry, New Dawn. Despite an apparent decline in the series and the less than stellar sales figures for Far Cry 5. New Dawn takes place in the same map as Far Cry 5 but is set after the events of the main game. For anyone still playing Far Cry 5 look away now because, spoiler alert, everything gets nuked. That is the canonical ending as well with New Dawn taking place 17 years later in the recently irradiate Hope County. There are some changes […]

Can The Outer Worlds Take Over Fallout’s Post-Apocalyptic Mantle?

Fallout 76 was one of the biggest disappointments of the gaming world last year. The hotly anticipated multiplayer entry into the popular franchise was released in a broken state that turned away many players. The outdated engine, graphics and the absence of a narrative have put the series’ future in jeopardy. And the news gets worse for Bethesda. As two of the original Fallout developers have now created their own take on the genre. The Outer Worlds is scheduled for release this year and serves as a love letter to everything that made the old Fallout entries great. The game […]