Battlefield 1’s Diversity Failure Ignores History

Rumors that the next Battlefield would take place in World War I swirled for months. When Battlefield 1 debuted in May 2016, blood-soaked trenches,...

The Real Women Resistance Fighters that Inspired Call of Duty: WWII

After years of meandering about in modern and futurist space wars, Call of Duty is finally going back to its roots - World War...

Steam is a Nightmare for Marginalised Game Developers

Steam is undoubtedly the biggest storefront on the PC gaming block. Over 125 million people use Steam and its games market is worth over...

Town of Light Dev’s $10k Take This Donation is Another Win...

'Although we're ok, telling each other about our gaming experiences, we're not really comfortable talking about ourselves, things we think will make us seem...

Gender at E3: Bethesda

The Bethesda E3 press conference opened with a bunch of kids talking about what their parents – mothers and fathers – did for a...
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Tropico’s Glorification of Dictatorships and Banana Republics

Anyone that's versed in Socialist/Communist thinking will understand that any transition that takes place within a 'people's republic' also includes a removal of the...

Resist Jam: Games about Protest

Resist Jam took place recently; dedicated to “creating games that resist oppressive authoritarianism in all its forms.” With over 200 games submitted, it’s impossible...

Subnautica Dev’s Ship Springing Leaks as Offensive History Surfaces [Updated]

Racist, sexist tweets from Subnautica developer Simon Chylinski are met with ire from the community, but defended as ironic by him and a fellow...
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An Incel’s Animal Crossing Diary

An extract from the diary of an Incel in Animal Crossing: Day 1 Moving to a new town, leaving the human world and its petty focus on attractiveness...
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The Best of the Worst Accents in Gaming History

Voice acting, like many aspects of a video game, can go horribly wrong. Since the days of PC adventure games right through to today's...

No Moss Makes Mindful Tiny games

No Moss Studios is a small Indie developer that is currently developing ‘tiny’ games. These titles really are tiny. They’re mainly doing this through Patreon,...

500+ Devs Pledge to End Crunch Culture

Think of any video game you like. You probably know that a lot of work went into it, but you probably don’t consider crunch....

5 Star Wars Games That Needed More Porgs

With all the recent furor around Star Wars: Battlefront 2, it's easy to forget how many other Star Wars games we've had over the...

Connection Lost: Play It One More Time

Connection Lost is a collection of pieces that uses games to examine attitudes towards death in the non-gaming world. In this edition we will...

A Good Bundle Offers 151 Games for $20, Benefits ACLU and...

A Good Bundle wants to raise money for two very good and very deserving causes. "A bunch of creators are sharing their works to combat...

The 7 Hottest Animal Crossing Villagers

 You read the title right. Let's get down to it. Fang I’m sorry city folks, but I’ve got a thing for bad boys and I’m hungry...