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Should you make the Switch?

As of right now, the Nintendo Switch is available for purchase in South Africa - but is this the answer to the powerhouse consoles on offer from Sony and Microsoft? The Switch is a dual system which will allow players to either play “on the go” using …

Why Infinite Warfare is the best Call of Duty yet!

Still sitting on the fence about whether or not to buy Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare?   Read on to find out why you're missing out!   Call of Duty fans (noun): a group of gamers who continuously shift the goalposts of success and …

Begin your football journey with FIFA 17

The FIFA 17 journey   EA’s football association masterpiece makes its annual return to your consoles in the form of FIFA 17.   If you've never heard of the FIFA series (what!?), it's basically a game that allows you to take control of …

Electronic entertainment expo | June 14-16 2016

  The Electronic Entertainment Expo, more commonly known as E3, has been known to attract over 50,000 visitors. This year’s 22nd E3 (Los Angeles, from 14 to 16 June) showcases the latest innovations from numerous exhibitors in the gaming …

Dark Souls III – Prepare to die!

From Software, a game developer renowned for the extreme difficulty of their titles, has just released their latest game: Dark Souls III.   Gamers are urged to approach this,  third iteration of the Dark Souls series with extreme caution. The …

Best games for Halloween

The darker aspects of the human mind have produced masterpieces in the novel, shorter fiction and film. The genre of horror has even produced social movements of which the goth subculture is a prime example. The latest form of entertainment to explore the …

Halo 5: Guardians

The Halo series is to gaming what Star Wars is to cinema - an indelible piece of history that transformed the industrie's imagination and created a worldwide following. Undoubtedly Microsofts most precious gaming IP, Halo has been credited for making first …

Is the birth of YouTube Gaming the death of Twitch?

      The video streaming service YouTube has recently launched YouTube Gaming, a new app (Android & iOS) and website dedicated to video game content: Let's Plays, livestreams, speedruns and more. It will look to take over …

Video Games still coming in 2015

  Thanks to the vast improvements in gaming consoles and advances in the field of video game development, 2015 has brought us many mind-blowing games. Here is a list of some amazing games which have been released so far in 2015 which can be …

Philosophy in gaming: The Metal Gear Solid Series

The Metal Gear Solid series of video games is the very definition of the word epic. The eleven games are all stand alone titles but together they tell a story that takes place across half a century. The ideas explored through the series could easily …