Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:37:48 +0000Bungie's first game since it moved on from the Halo series is about to be unleashed. Destiny is one of the biggest launches of the year, and Richard Pilot got to sit down with Bungie Community Manager David Dague at Gamescom to talk about the origins of the game, what they learnt from the beta, how they expect to cope with the launch, and what they have planned.
Thu, 29 Aug 2013 23:13:08 +0000At Gamescom Richard Pilot noticed a trend for Android and iOS companion apps for a variety of games, in particular Ubisoft's Watch Dogs and Assassin's Creed IV. He takes a look at what they do and how they may change the way we play.
Fri, 19 Jul 2013 21:18:19 +0000Last month we headed up to Birmingham for this year's Rezzed, the PC and Indie Games Show, where we got to see, well, lots of PC and indie games. Lots of indie PC in games, in fact. We look at some of the highlights from the event; Luftrausers, Sir, You Are Being Hunted, Project Zomboid, Ethan: Metero Hunter, Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number, Surgeon Simulator 2013, Ether One, Gone Home, Journal, Total War: Rome II, Velocity Ultra and Prison Architect.
Thu, 27 Jun 2013 23:56:39 +0000Nintendo forwent the usual E3 conference in favour of an E3 Special of their popular Nintendo Direct online broadcasts, showing new games and new footage of previously announced games just like a full conference, but without any of that expensive venue. Richard Pilot looks at what Nintendo talked about.
Wed, 26 Jun 2013 23:57:39 +0000A round up of Microsoft's E3 conference, as Matt Bailey takes a look at what titles were revealed in a games-focussed event, and how much you can expect to pay for an Xbox One when it comes out in November.
Sun, 16 Jun 2013 18:15:58 +0000There was a lot going on in Sony's two hour E3 press conference. Matt Bailey looks at what happened, and what else was talked about besides the price point and the lack of limitations around used games.
Wed, 12 Jun 2013 00:15:46 +0000Richard Pilot looks at what Ubisoft showed off at their E3 press conference, including new footage from a range of games we knew about, as well as a few new titles, such as The Crew and Tom Clancy's The Division.
Sat, 17 Nov 2012 20:02:10 +0000Ahead of the release of Hitman: Absolution we have Richard Pilot's Gamescom interview with Tore Blystad, Game Director for the game at developer IO Interactive, to talk about what makes this latest entry in the assassin series stand out, how they design levels, the reaction to the sniper challenge, and disguises.
Sat, 18 Aug 2012 22:31:11 +0000Richard Pilot got a chance to sit down with Karl Stewart, Global Brand Director for Crystal Dynamics at Gamescom to chat about the upcoming Tomb Raider reboot, including its parallels to Batman Begins, how he feels about Uncharted and Assassins Creed, and what's at the heart of a Tomb Raider game.
Wed, 25 Jul 2012 23:36:59 +0000The weather in Brighton a couple of weeks ago was as miserable as it's been for most of what we call summer, but while the sun may not have been shining, PC and Indie games certainly were, thanks to Rezzed, a new expo on England's south coast. Matt Bailey was there with Richard Pilot to look at all games big and small.