Watch Dogs 2 – will this dog have its day?

This article was originally published on www.untoldgaming.com and is republished here with permission.  Why not check out their site for more gaming news and features. Looking ahead at the usual pre-Christmas silly season and it appears it’ll be another bumper period for new releases.  But in among the usual suspects and the eye-catching announcements made […]

Does size really matter?  Why huge games just leave me cold

This article was originally published on www.untoldgaming.com and is republished here with permission.  Why not check out their site for more gaming news and features. “18 quintillion” planets.  584 billion hours to discover them all.  The never-ending gameplay, the vastness, the variation, the sheer … quantity.  After 4 years of development, countless articles (including a […]

Let’s get digital – is it time to ditch the disc?

Article originally published on www.untoldgaming.com and is republished here (in a slightly updated form) with permission.  Why not check out their site for more gaming news and features. With the various recent summer sales on Xbox, Playstation and Steam, there’s probably never been a cheaper time to build up that digital games library.  But while downloads […]

Backwards compatibility, but at a price: is PS4 still “for the players”?

Last week, PS4 added “backwards compatibility” – starting with just 8 “fan favourite” PS2 games but no doubt growing over time.  Combined with Playstation Now (Sony’s impressive but expensive game-streaming service) this means PS4 owners have access to a huge catalogue of games from the past 20 years of Playstation.  Together with Shuhei Yoshida’s recent announcement that Sony are working on PS4 streaming to PC and Mac Sony appear to […]