5 Great But Underrated Games You Need To Play
While a lot of people dedicate most of their time to the big hitters – with good reason – there are also plenty of great games out there that are worth a play, even if they didn’t end up being big hits with the critics or consumers. Here we will look at five underrated or underappreciated titles that really deserve a second look.
The Last Of Us – Where Does It Go From Here
It was an announcement that we all knew was going to come sooner or later, but it is still one that managed to send shockwaves through the gaming community. The Last of Us 2 is on its way, having been announced at Sony’s PlayStation Experience event near the beginning of December. So where might the game go? These are a couple of thoughts.
The Greatest Superhero Games Of All Time That Aren’t Named Arkham
There was a time, not so long ago, where good superhero games were few and far between. In fact, many of them ended up being unplayable messes that only served to reinforce the stigma that followed licensed properties, particularly throughout the 1990s and early 2000s. Here we look at four of the best that aren’t part of the Arkham series.
Theme Park Review: Is The Original Still The Best?
Released in 1994, Theme Park was a classic Bullfrog Productions game, combining humor with a fairly complex management sim that was both deep and accessible. However, nothing of note has come from the series since 2001, which made it all the more surprising that Theme Park Studios was announced as a PlayStation VR game. To celebrate the revival of a game that inspired a slew of imitators, let’s take a look back at what made it so vital in the first place.
The Saga Of No Man’s Sky
There are few games that can claim credit for a fall from grace quite as dramatic and pronounced as the one that Hello Games No Man’s Sky has experienced over the last few months. It has gone from being one of the most hotly-anticipated properties on the PS4 to one of the most hated games of the current generation.
But how did it all get to this point? Here we unfold the saga behind No Man’s Sky.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Review – The Game That Started The Phenomenon
The fourth Call of Duty game, subtitled ‘Modern Warfare’ set a new benchmark for online shooters and offered a pretty decent single-player experience to boot. Now, with Infinite Warfare and a remastered version of Modern Warfare both in stores – pushing the limits of franchise fatigue in the process – we look back at the game that many still claim is the best in the entire series.
Five Games That Were Ahead of Their Time
There are many games that have revolutionized the industry, however, some are so ahead of their time that they don’t necessarily receive as much recognition as they deserved for what they did. All of these games introduced ideas that would take a long time, and sometimes use in more popular games, to catch on.
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Review (PS4)
After a whole lot of hype the latest Deus Ex game is upon us. Players will return to the fold as Adam Jensen, marking the first time in the history of the series that we’ve had a returning protagonist. However, what Deus Ex is best known for is gripping storylines and tons of choice in terms of how you can play the game. Does this one offer the same? What else does it bring to the table? Let’s find out.
The Five Craziest Videogame Endings
Not every game is particularly keen on offering the catharsis that we hope for out of an ending. In fact, some just go crazy to the point where all you can really do is sit back and wonder what the hell you just watched. Each of these games went a little over the deep end with their endings, often suffering for it