PS5 UK restock starts today with Argos, Amazon, GAME, Very, and John Lewis

Almost all major UK shops will be getting new stock of the PS5 in this week and next, with Amazon receiving its biggest restock ever. Yesterday, Sony admitted that the PlayStation 5 was going to be difficult to get hold of for at least another year, but that doesn’t mean it’ll be impossible to acquire. […]

Resident Evil Village is third biggest PS5 launch ever in UK sales charts

Capcom’s latest survival horror sequel is the second biggest video game launch of the year, as the PS5 versions outsells the PS4. There was no doubt about what would be the UK number one this week but Resident Evil Village has done particularly well in the physical charts, with the biggest debut outside of Super […]

Weekend Hot Topic, part 1: Your favourite obscure video games

Readers discuss their favourite games that nobody else has ever heard of, from Soul Bubbles to Shadowrun. The subject for this week’s Hot Topic was suggested by reader Tolly, who asked how you heard of the game in question and whether you agree with its critical consensus. Was the game unusual in any way or […]

Video games are the best thing ever and 2021 proves it – Reader's Feature

A reader is grateful to gaming for getting him through the lockdown, as he’s surprised to realise how good 2021 has been for video games. Now that we’re coming out of lockdown, for what we all hope will be the last time, I once again find myself planning to do things at the weekend that […]

Resident Evil Village concept art reveals abandoned plans for character cameo

Concept art for Resident Evil Village shows there were plans to include a fan favourite character from the series, but it was ultimately scrapped. While Resident Evil Village does continue the story of Ethan Winters from Resident Evil 7, with series regular Chris Redfield also returning, the game is almost a standalone adventure. Despite the […]

Witcher 3 for PS5 & Xbox Series X may use fan-made HD graphics mod

CD Projekt has apparently been speaking with a fan to use their graphics mod for The Witcher 3 on current gen consoles. You can already play The Witcher 3 on your PlayStation 5 or Xbox Series X/S thanks to backwards compatibility. But CD Projekt will be releasing a new version of the game specifically for […]

How to play the Resident Evil franchise in as few games as possible

With Resident Evil Village finally out, GameCentral offers a spoiler free history of the best, and worst, the series has to offer. It’s the 25th anniversary of Resident Evil this year, the series that invented the term survival horror and which has remained at the forefront of the genre ever since. One of its more […]

Box.co.uk to run new Xbox Series X console raffle this Friday

The only UK store to run a lottery to buy next gen consoles, and beat scalpers, will have more Xbox Series X stock this week. The PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X might be easier to get hold of than a few months ago but that still doesn’t mean they’re easy to pick up, so […]