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Skylanders Superchargers gets Nintendo stars as new figures... and they double as Amiibos

Skylanders Superchargers gets Nintendo stars as new figures... and they double as Amiibos

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One of the most pleasant surprises of E3 2015 was provided by Activision and developer Vicarious Visions who revealed that not only does this year’s Skylanders game get vehicles for the first time, two massive Nintendo licensed characters will also... >>

Assassin's Creed: Syndicate preview: Cor blimey guv'nor

Assassin's Creed: Syndicate preview: Cor blimey guv'nor

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Assassin's Creed is one of those staples. A gaming meat and two veg as we Brits might say. Only this year's title, Syndicate, comes with more than a splash of meaty gravy on the side. And if you wonder why the heck we're writing in British colloquialisms... >>

Mad Max preview: A game that echoes the movie

Mad Max preview: A game that echoes the movie

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Unveiled at last year's E3 expo, Mad Max the game was one of the titles we were most looking forward to playing this year. However, having seen Mad Max: Fury Road at the cinema we suspect the game will divide the critics in a similar way to that movie.... >>

Best sports and driving games of E3 2015: FIFA 16, Forza 6, Mario Tennis and more

Best sports and driving games of E3 2015: FIFA 16, Forza 6, Mario Tennis and more

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The latest genre (or genres, technically) to get our focus for an E3 2015 round-up feature is sports and driving games, which we have lumped together because most driving games are essentially motorsport titles and therefore seem a good fit. We've seen... >>

Best E3 2015 game trailers: Star Fox Zero, Uncharted 4, Halo 5, Forza 6, Fallout 4 and more

Best E3 2015 game trailers: Star Fox Zero, Uncharted 4, Halo 5, Forza 6, Fallout 4 and more

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Giants from the gaming industry are descending on LA this week to show off the latest efforts at video game trade show E3 as they look to tease us with what's in store over the coming year. Whether it is the blood soaked action of Doom or the stealth... >>

Skylanders SuperChargers preview: A toy-tastic addition to the series

Skylanders SuperChargers preview: A toy-tastic addition to the series

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Activision has revealed more of its new Skylanders game at E3: Skylanders SuperChargers adds vehicle and character team-ups both in toy and video-game form. As before the game uses toy figurines to access characters within the game. Additionally a range... >>

The Division multiplayer preview: Dark Zone delights

The Division multiplayer preview: Dark Zone delights

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Tom Clancy's The Division, the duck-and-cover third-person tactical shooter set in a virus-ridden future, is already an E3 stalwart. First shown back in 2013 to critical acclaim, we originally thought the title would be playable at 2014's show and make... >>

Halo 5 on HoloLens hands-on: A gaming match made in Heaven?

Halo 5 on HoloLens hands-on: A gaming match made in Heaven?

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One of the best received demonstrations during Microsoft’s E3 press conference involved a device we tried out for the first time at the Build developers conference last month: HoloLens. The company showed how it could be used to add an all-new element... >>

Best adventure and role-playing games of E3 2015: Uncharted 4, Fallout 4 and more

Best adventure and role-playing games of E3 2015: Uncharted 4, Fallout 4 and more

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It's that time of year once again, gaming fans. The E3 expo has kicked off in Los Angeles, with a bevy of top titles on offer. We've rounded up a bunch of our favourites by genre, and given the oodles of quality adventure and role-playing games on offer,... >>

Best shooters of E3 2015: Star Wars Battlefront, COD: Black Ops 3, Gears 4 and more

Best shooters of E3 2015: Star Wars Battlefront, COD: Black Ops 3, Gears 4 and more

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If it's quality games you're after you are in for a treat. This year's E3 videogames convention is jam packed with amazing looking triple-A titles that offer conclusive proof that the industry has got the hang of this new generation of console malarkey.... >>