Cyber Flunk Sally Denning runs us through one of the gaming industry’s biggest flops in recent memory, Cyberpunk 2077 I had been looking forward to playing Cyberpunk 2077 when it was announced in 2012 and I was one of the 8 million people that pre ordered it; however, when the game was released, I felt […]
Games & Tech
Online Screen editor, Jim Norman, discusses the fascination with playing video games over and over again
Online Screen Editor Jacob Heayes runs through some of the highlights of 2019 in video game storytelling.
Jacob Heayes praises Playdead’s unsettling horror platformer and its commentary on control.
Coinciding with the release of Death Stranding, Taylor-William Hill makes a case for the existence of gaming auteurs.
Edd Church makes a case for why live-action may not be ideal for video-game adaptations.
‘Bad Neighbours’, ‘American Pie’, and ‘Blue Mountain State’ are all films and programmes that we watch in our teens and early twenties wondering if this actually represents what American College life is really like. Chad and Troy high-five Brent the high school jock in their varsity jackets before swiftly wedgie-ing a dork and a couple […]
After making the jump across the pond and living in Virginia, America for five months, what became increasingly apparent is the profound difference to Britain (and anywhere else I’d ever been) in average weight. Previously, I’d only ever seen rare quadruple XL sizes on Jacamo adverts and so believed it myth, nay; legend, that such […]
I don’t buy Jaffa Cakes. Why? Because they are simply too good – eat one and suddenly I’m on a binge, devouring every one of them in sight. No, to satisfy my sweet tooth only a standard, unspectacular biscuit will do – a digestive, maybe, or perhaps a custard cream. And this, I feel, is […]
3D printing has always seemed to me one of those futuristic technologies too far removed from the realms of everyday life to actually be viable. I’d be outright lying if I claimed to have a solid understanding of how the process works, but from what I can tell it involves formulating a computer aided design, […]