SWERY’s The Good Life is out next month and it looks wonderfully odd

The new game from the creator of Deadly Premonition has a new trailer and a release date, and it all looks encouragingly weird. With the unexpected success of Deadly Premonition, Hidetaka ‘SWERY’ Suehiro became one of gaming’s most unlikely superstars. But while subsequent games, such as D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die and The Missing, were […]

Eastward review – Zelda meets EarthBound

A new indie game tries to combine two of Nintendo’s most iconic franchises, using some of the best 2D graphics ever seen. Back in the mid-90s, at the start of the PlayStation era, it seemed like 2D graphics would quickly become obsolete, a forgotten evolutionary step on the road towards photorealistic visuals. And for a […]

Next Bayonetta 3 reveal is up to Nintendo says PlatinumGames

PlatinumGames is just as eager as fans to talk about Bayonetta 3, but the decision is up to Nintendo. It’s been nearly four years since Bayonetta 3 was revealed, with a cryptic teaser trailer. All it confirmed was that it would be a Nintendo Switch exclusive. And in those four years, there has been zero […]

Crown Trick review – random roguelike generator

GameCentral reviews the latest indie roguelike from Team17 and a game whose basic principles date back over four decades. Roguelikes are so called because of Rogue, an ancient 1980 Unix-based dungeon crawler that had procedurally generated levels and permadeath, making each run a unique and precarious experience. Classics of the genre, like FTL: Faster Than […]

Nintendo Switch getting massive price cut to £230 next week claims rumour

A retail source claims that Nintendo is planning to offer the original Switch at a reduced price ahead of the release of the OLED model. In the four years since it released, the Nintendo Switch has never received a significant price cut. And yet according to rumours from France, that could change as early as […]

God Of War Ragnarök has changed directors for the sequel – still on for 2022

Cory Barlog hasn’t come back to direct the God Of War sequel, with series designer Eric Williams helming the project instead. Many fans expected/hoped to see a proper trailer for God Of War Ragnarök during the recent PlayStation Showcase, and that’s exactly what they got. The trailer showed off returning and new characters, as well […]

Naruto not in Fortnite Season 8 battle pass – but Lady Gaga might

The long-rumoured appearance of Naruto in Fortnite may not be in Season 8 after all, as the next big concert is said to feature Lady Gaga. It’s rare that any video game is announced without first being leaked or rumoured ahead of time, but one game that seems completely incapable of keeping a secret is […]

PSVR developer Firesprite acquired by Sony ahead of PlayStation Showcase

Sony has bought another video game developer you’ve never heard of, in the form of the British studio behind The Playroom VR. Microsoft buying Bethesda for $7.5 billion may remain the most expensive video game purchase of all time but they’re not the only ones that have been buying up games companies lately. Starting with […]

Final Death Stranding Director’s Cut trailer out now and edited by Hideo Kojima

To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a webbrowser thatsupports HTML5video The director’s cut of Death Stranding is only a few weeks away from release, as creator Hideo Kojima presents the final trailer. The reason why so many movie trailers imply a film that’s radically different than the one you get […]

Call Of Duty: Vanguard multiplayer hands-on preview – looking for the hook

GameCentral goes hands-on with this year’s new Call Of Duty and tries to work out how the game is likely to compare to Battlefield 2042. There’s an indomitable resilience to the Call Of Duty franchise. It’s sat at the height of relevance in the gaming field since 2007 and despite many pretenders to the throne, […]