Opinion

Here, we allow bias to creep in and provide some hot takes on the latest trends in Xbox One, PS4, PC Switch, iOS and Android gaming.

Injustice 2: Is that Wally West as Kid Flash in the second story trailer?

Update 2: NetherRealm's used a recent livestream to confirm that the character in yellow is indeed Reverse Flash. Sadface. https://youtu.be/iIz8z7DZKkE Update: We've forgotten about a Reverse Skin pre-order...

Nintendo doesn’t look like it will detail Switch unknowns like Virtual Console before launch

Did anyone else optimistically assume Nintendo would dazzle with a Switch Virtual Console unveiling in a Direct prior to launch on 3 March? Begrudgingly,...

Resident Evil 7: Should you play in VR or not?

Resident Evil 7 is now available, and those on PS4 with PlayStation VR can choose to dive headlong -- and face first -- into its...

Nintendo Switch is too expensive, no matter how you spin it

Ever since Friday’s reveal of the Nintendo Switch’s launch date and price, gamers around the globe have taken to social media to argue for...

Everything we want Nintendo to reveal during its Switch presentation

After a small tease last year, Nintendo is finally ready to completely unveil Switch this week. Much of what is likely to be announced...

Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End: Readers’ Choice 2016 Game of the Year

Our Readers' Choice voting has finished, and Stevivor patrons have awarded Uncharted 4: A Thief's End Game of the Year 2016. The race wasn't even close,...

2016 in review: Stop hating on a harmless year and actually do something to...

First off, this has hardly anything to do with gaming, but I'm the Editor-in-Chief of this site and, as such, I get to indulge myself. All...

Reader’s Choice: Stevivor’s Game of the Year 2016

We've weighed in with our GOTY entries, and now it's time for our readers to have a say. Vote for as many games as...

Game of the Year 2016: Stevivor staff picks

We've gone through the best games of 2016, but Stevivor staffers didn't agree on everything. With that in mind, we present to you, in...

Wooden Spoons: The worst and most disappointing of 2016

Ah, our favourite part of Stevivor's Game of the Year celebrations: the wooden spoons. Yep, plural. There's a lot to be unhappy with this year....

Dirt Rally & Forza Horizon 3: Best racing or sports Game(s) of the Year...

It's the night before the night before Christmas, and all through Stevivor, we basically deferred to Nicholas on the best racing or sports games...

Battlefield 1: Best shooter Game of the Year 2016

We're near the end of our Game of the Year 2016 awards, so it's time to bring out the big gun: Battlefield 1 as the year's...

XCOM 2: Best strategy Game of the Year 2016

2016 was a great year for puzzle and strategy games, but in the end, it's hard to go past XCOM 2. In reviewer Stuart Gollan's words,...

Pokémon Sun & Moon: Best platform exclusive Game of the Year 2016

Pokémon Sun and Moon has emerged victorious as platform exclusive Game of the Year in Stevivor's staff deliberations. Game Freak's latest, a combination of innovation and nostalgia,...

Dark Souls III: Role-playing Game of the Year 2016

Stevivor’s GOTY 2016 awards continue this week, ahead of a chance for you, our readers, to weigh in. Today's award goes to the best RPG...

The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD: Re-release Game of the Year 2016

Stevivor's GOTY 2016 awards in full swing, today naming the best re-release or re-master of 2016. With a number of titles vying for the top...

Uncharted 4: Action-adventure Game of the Year 2016

Yesterday was the (lacklustre) start of Stevivor's 2016 Game of the Year awards. Our staff have painstaking argued with one another for hours, creating a...

There is no “must-play” virtual reality game of 2016

Our Stevivor Game of the Year debate was lukewarm to the prospect of a winner in the “Best VR” category. There are some cool...
GameCube on Switch

GameCube on Switch Virtual Console: Which of these 20 classics will see a release?

GameCube games are finally coming to Virtual Console on Switch, if a reliable rumour is to be believed. We’re excited to be getting some early-2000s...

Why have AAA sales been down in 2016? The many explanations are simple.

There has been a lot of commotion about retail game sales being down in 2016. Excuses, valid reasons and far-fetched musings have run rampant,...