Life is Strange: Before the Storm looks to deliver a more intimate character-driven story about the power of teenage girls without the need of nuclear supernatural powers. The three-part prequel to the first season of Dontnod Entertainment’s narrative adventure strips

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor is one of my favourite games of the past few years. It organically blended the free running and assassination mechanics from Ubisoft’s open world games, a counter-based combat system akin to Rocksteady’s Arkham series and its own

Super Lucky’s Tale is a Microsoft-exclusive 3D platformer and celebration of past beloved platforming traditions. The developers at Playful grew up loving Super Mario 64, Banjo-Kazooie and Crash Bandicoot, and found their experienced has helped them in designing a game

Terry Crews is a playable character in Crackdown 3 because he asked to be, Sumo Digital has told Stevivor. “Terry Crews basically asked us, ‘can I be in the game?’ And we were like, ‘yeah, you can totally be in the game,’” Design

Tekken 7 is a promising fighting game with balanced mechanics and seamless transitions. Despite its arcade roots, Namco Bandai are attempting to rebrand the image of story mode in fighting games, featuring one with epic battles and cutscenes that seamlessly

According to Senior Level Designer Tomasz Pruski, the team at CI Games aims to redefine the IP and sniping genre with Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3. Yet, playing a preview build last month – and with scant time left until its release in

Halo Wars 2: Preview

According to Clay Jensen, Design Director at 343 Industries, Halo Wars 2 has been the most requested game in the series after Halo 5: Guardians. As someone unfamiliar with the original spin-off RTS title, I found Halo Wars 2 accessible for

Stevivor sat down with 343 Industries’ Clay Jensen earlier in the week to discuss Halo Wars 2. In the video below, Jensen discusses Blitz mode (now in beta), alongside competitive play opportunities and more. Stay tuned for a full preview. Halo

Georgia Van Cuylenburg is most well-known as the voice behind Final Fantasy XIII’s Oerba Dia Vanille. Much like Final Fantasy XIII’s divided appeal, Vanille’s characterisation was liked by some but strongly disliked by others, which has caused Van Cuylenburg a lot

The Resident Evil franchise has had an identity crisis in recent years. Resident Evil 4 and 5 shifted to action-based gameplay and 6 took this even further, presenting blockbuster set pieces that completely abandoned the isolating sense of paranoia the series was

The Last Guardian is a game that many had long forgotten. First announced as a PlayStation 3 title and spiritual successor to Ico and Shadow of the Colossus, it’s gone through a long development cycle. Despite a current-generation release on PlayStation 4,

World of Final Fantasy is an adorable tribute to the beloved near thirty-year-old Final Fantasy series. Despite a lacklustre story and voice acting, I fell in love with its miniature world. Combat is fun and strategic, and the variety in monster