Game of the Year is something of a coveted term during 2020, amid a worldwide pandemic which increased the impact of every release. It’s a miracle that studios continued to release a wide variety of games over the months, refreshing a backlog which has caught up to many gamers at home.
This year’s annual ceremony for The Game Awards took on a digital approach amid the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic, but continued to celebrate a fresh crop of video games with significant merits. From games which set a bar for storytelling to bending the medium with creative sparks, developers worldwide are were nominated for a wide range […]
The Last of Us Part II will be getting both permadeath and the return of a notorious Grounded Mode which pushed players to their ultimate survival instincts in the first game. Its upcoming Grounded update also lets players return to the story with Permadeath, which only gives players one life across its 30-hour campaign. Those […]
To coincide with The Last of Us Part 2 Seagate has released a stylish limited edition 2 TB Game Drive to help you organize your lengthy console library. It’s an attractive little device but I don’t think it will save Ellie from fungal mutants or gun toting survivors.
Diving into the topics of darkness, narrative and character, Halley Gross gives some thoughts on the The Last of Us Part II and gives a glimpse of how game studios and the collaborative teams bring a new depth to the act of storytelling.
Alex, Cole, Brendan and Liam dive into their spoiler-free thoughts on The Last of Us Part 2, as well as a couple of tech reviews. In the second half, the crew sits down and looks back at Sony’s PlayStation 5 event.