Thoughts from an experienced sim racer
WRC 9 hit the shelves recently but what is it? Rally simulation? Rally arcade? What's it like to play on a controller rather than a steering wheel?
It's Microsoft - did you expect to have a "good" experience?
Suggestions for how to fix this annoying issue and get started.
Torque dirty to me
When Car Mechanic Simulator is not enough mechanics or simulation, you end up with Wrench, an indie title that aims to do more. But does it tighten the formula…
It's the small things...
The diversification of gaming platforms on Windows has made it more difficult than ever to keep your collection organised. Until GOG Galaxy 2.0 came along.
Learning to Love the Slow War
Foxhole is an unusual game, focusing just as much on the logistics and manufacturing behind warfare as on the combat itself.
The art of living room gaming without a console
Exploring the world of PC-based emulation with Retroarch, on the big TV
Stale and Decayed
Back in 2013, a small “indie” game arrived on the Xbox 360. The zombie survival genre was nothing new, but this was different. It was State of Decay, an…
The best yet, but what next?
Once a yearly franchise, the Creed series has taken a breather prior to Origins, and it shows. This is the best Assassin’s Creed of the lot, but does that make…
Churning Out the Annual Releases
I took advantage of the Steam free weekend for F1 2017.
The entire world, apparently, is loving Subnautica right now. I'm left scratching my head.
Valve Float Detected
Automation aims to be an incredibly detailed simulation of car and engine design and manufacture.
Let's face it: car manufacturing simulation is a bit of a niche. Where any gaming niche is concerned, there's going to be a higher concentration of die-hard…
Measuring the Fun
What elements make PUBG fun and what take it away again?
As cool as it gets?
Great cable management, a roomy interior, and more fans than a Justin Bieber concert. Worth the price tag?
Is the Steam Link necessary? Worthwhile? Any good?
Originally touted as a new way of experiencing video games, the Steam Link has been revolutionary for some, tepid at best for others, and positively a waste of…
Unplug your Saitek joystick!
If you have a Saitek joystick plugged in, try unplugging it.
They're not zombies, they're mutants!
Typing is usually a necessary evil. But what if it were made into a game, and your typing skill was assessed in terms of the number of zom… sorry, mutants, you…