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Hayden Westfield-Bell

Poet, nature enthusiast, sometimes activist. Avid gamer and curious explorer of technology.
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Here’s 15 Years of Total War in Just Three Minutes

The Creative Assembly's Total War franchise hits fifteen this year, and they've put together a little video featuring all the games in the series to celebrate. From the humble pixel-ly beginnings of Shogun: Total War all the way through to Total War: Attila, Total War: Arena and Total War Battles: Kingdom.

Cities: Skylines Development Diary & Livestream

Cities: Skylines - The SimCity We Wanted? Cities: Skylines looks to be everything SimCity (2013) wasn't. I've spent the last couple of days in my room...

Mechs & Mercs: Black Talons Review

Mechs & Mercs: Black Talons is the newest game on the market from Camel 101 - creators of 2012's single-player space based RTS, Gemini...

Alcatel OneTouch Hero 2+, a Cyanogenmod Powered Phablet

The Hero 2+ is in the works, and it'll be running the fiercest OS out there: Cyanogenmod.

Are You an ‘Inactive’ Facebook User? You’re Not Alone

According to a recent survey conducted by GlobalWebIndex, half of those surveyed said they were using Facebook less than before, and over a quarter...

Resident Evil Revelations 2, Now With Local Co-op, Kinda

You might remember Aaron's post yesterday about PC users being pissed about the lack of local co-op in Resident Evil Revelations 2, despite it...

The TextBlade: A Phone Accessory to Die For

If you type a lot, that is. I still struggle to type on my phone. I've had it for three years now, so touchscreen typing...

Dying Light: Extensive Gameplay Footage

Game designer Maciej Binkowski, and producer Tymon Smektała took to Twitch recently to show some extra footage of Dying Light - the post apocalyptic zombie survival FPS to be released at the end of this month.

Resident Evil HD Now Available for Pre-Order on Steam

Oh yes, oh oh oh oh yes. I am totally buying this. I remember asking my mum when I was really small if I could go over to my friends and play Resident Evil, and she said no, but we did it anyway. It was my first real experience of a horror game, and quickly became addicted to the genre.

GTA Online: Festive Surprise Brings out the Baubles

Explosive baubles, of course. The Festive Surprise update to GTA Online which launched today is going to start a real fire in your chimney this Christmas. Keep...
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Hotline Miami 2 Soundtrack Available in Three Neon Vinyl Discs

It's 2014, and where did all the neon go? There's just not enough neon in the world these days, and I miss it, like, really miss it... so I'm glad to see Hotline Miami 2 bringing it back in a big way - in three discs; blue, pink, green.

Over 300K Copies of Shovel Knight Sold

Hell, I bet  Yacht Club Games are pleased. They announced it on Twitter yesterday afternoon, and I think we should give them a round of applause...
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Rainbow Six Siege will have No Contextual Cover System

Contextual cover systems are awful. You get stuck to surfaces all the time, there's usually a small animation delay when your character moves into firing stance, and your head is ALWAYS poking out by a few pixels. They're awful.
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Google Gobbled? European Commission Votes for Breakup

Confirmation of the European Parliaments non-binding resolution regarding the 'unbundling of search engines from commercial services' appeared today, after it caused quite a stir when...

Qora Review

Qora is a side-scrolling low-res adventure game by Curve Digital that puts narrative and experience high above gameplay, with mixed results. Oh, and it’s...

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