Interviews and Feature Articles

Some things are standardised for a reason… because they work!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9w2RMBrmTsk Bravo, Jim Sterling... I really couldn't have said it better myself. Deluded Nintendo fan-boys need to pay attention to what you're saying. And this [...]

By | April 30th, 2016|ARTICLES, For Slider|0 Comments

I’ve Only Played My Wii U For 67 Hours Since September 2013

My pre-ordered First print edition of Star Fox Zero (Wii U) arrived through the post yesterday, and I decided to see as to whether the [...]

By | April 23rd, 2016|ARTICLES, For Slider|4 Comments

Interview with Howard Philpott of The Turing Test

At this weekend's Rezzed event in London, one game that caught my interest was a first person puzzle game by indie outfit Bulkhead Interactive. Supported [...]

By | April 10th, 2016|ARTICLES|Comments Off on Interview with Howard Philpott of The Turing Test

With Blizzard removing Tracer’s pose, can games still be considered as "art"?

Of course they can... Because a picture paints a thousand words.

By | March 30th, 2016|ARTICLES|Comments Off on With Blizzard removing Tracer’s pose, can games still be considered as "art"?

Halo 5 is cheapest yet at £17.85 (and random thoughts about Nintendo)

Even though the Halo games have sometimes been criticised for their lacklustre campaigns, the strength of their multiplayer modes still end up elevating the games [...]

By | March 28th, 2016|ARTICLES, DEALS|Comments Off on Halo 5 is cheapest yet at £17.85 (and random thoughts about Nintendo)

Interview with Emeric Thoa of Furi

One of the things that I really like about Destructoid is the website's propensity for covering weird and obscure indie games, where the only criteria [...]

By | March 20th, 2016|ARTICLES|Comments Off on Interview with Emeric Thoa of Furi

Interview with Philip Bak of Bezier

After discovering that award winning games writer (and my favourite influential taste maker), Simon Parkin, had recommended a little known twin-stick shooter by the name [...]

By | March 19th, 2016|ARTICLES|Comments Off on Interview with Philip Bak of Bezier

Battleborn: appealing to every kind of badass

With Battleborn having been delayed by 3 months, some are speculating that the ambitious nature of Gearbox and 2K's MOBA-like shooter has led to its [...]

By | February 8th, 2016|ARTICLES|3 Comments

Mirror's Edge Catalyst: a labour of love for DICE

Despite the original Mirror's Edge game being praised for its clean minimalist aesthetic in 2008, one of the common bugbears that many had with the [...]

By | January 28th, 2016|ARTICLES|3 Comments

Interview with Cristian Diaconescu of Black The Fall

As part of its Collective indie crowd-voting platform, Square Enix has a Steam Early Access game in development that has really caught my eye for [...]

By | January 18th, 2016|ARTICLES|Comments Off on Interview with Cristian Diaconescu of Black The Fall