Ian Munden

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Fallout board game celebrates the series’ excellent storytelling

Bethesda and Fantasy Flight are on a roll<p>The Fallout franchise is expanding, first with virtual reality and now with a surprisingly excellent board game adaptation.<p>In 2017, Bethesda announced two new tabletop products, a hobby miniatures game from Modiphius Entertainment and a board game from …

Help Me, Tom's Guide: How Can I Record My PC Gameplay for Free?

Recording and sharing gameplay has become an essential part of how we play. After all, that sick Overwatch killstreak or crazy Street Fighter combo …

Windows 10

Relive Jim Henson’s Fantasy Epic With THE DARK CRYSTAL Board Game

35 years ago, puppeteering legends Jim Henson and Frank Oz released their first non-Muppets feature film: the fantasy epic <i>The Dark Crystal</i>. Although …

Board Games

How Much Will It Cost to Paint Kitchen Cabinets

To DIY or not to DIY? That is the question. That is almost always the question. You can certainly paint your kitchen cabinets yourself. As long as …

London’s V&A museum to put the spotlight on tech and gaming

While the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) is home to some of the world's oldest artworks, the institution also takes time to recognise the impact modern technology has on our culture. It's already appointed its first-ever Game Designer in Residence and hosted the world's first 3D-printed weapon, …

Unmanned Aircraft

How to activate YouTube’s hidden dark mode on Google Chrome

Many of us wish there was a dark mode in every app or service, as it really does make a difference to the overall user experience. Google has experimented with this several times on several of its services, but recently, it’s been discovered that YouTube has been hiding a dark mode. So, here’s how …

Ten Things I Wish I Knew When I Started 'Battlefield 1'

<i>Battlefield 1</i> is finally out today, and I highly suggest you check out my full-length review that went up earlier this week. Since I did receive an advance copy way ahead of time, I’ve been able to play the game quite a bit, not just in the beta like many have, but also through the entire …

As 'The Walking Dead' Hibernates, Here Are 15 Shows To Watch Instead

I’m a bit sad that this is the first time in two months I don’t have some sort of <i>Walking Dead</i> commentary post to share with you tonight. After a (somewhat anti-climactic) mid-season finale, <i>The Walking Dead</i> will finish out the rest of season six in 2016, returning in mid-February as it usually …

'Fallout 4' Is Twice As Fun When You Don't Fire A Single Shot (The Melee Build)

I’m currently deep into my second playthrough of <i>Fallout 4</i>, as in my first go-round, there’s pretty much no map marker left unturned at this point, and no enemy I can’t down with a couple shots from my trusty Rick Grimes.<p>The second time around, I’m playing as a good-natured Indian woman instead of a …

You can now permanently delete games from your Steam library

You are embarrassed by <i>that</i> game in your Steam library. Don't feel ashamed. I won't say its name. Nobody needs to know.<p>You've tried hiding <i>that</i> game in a folder, but a folder isn't enough. You want it gone forever. You feel guilty. <i>That</i> game is still hiding in plain sight, like a smutty magazine …

5 Of The Best Secrets In 'Fallout 4'

A few dozen hours into <i>Fallout 4</i>, things start to get deep. It’s the way of these games: you’ve made your way through the main quest, or at least most of it. You’ve populated your map with innumerable little landmarks representing dozens of small moments of discovery. You’ve got some gear, you’ve …

Ten Things I Wish I Knew When I Started 'Fallout 4'

Today, <i>Fallout 4</i> has finally arrived, turning loose millions of Vault Dwellers onto the new wasteland of Boston’s Commonwealth for the first time. My official review of <i>Fallout 4</i> ran yesterday, so you can read that if you want to know my thoughts on the game’s quality.<p>But now I want to focus on a few …

13 Fallout 4 tips for everybody

Fallout 4 is hard. This should help<p>The wasteland can be a hard place to survive, and the Commonwealth in particular is full of dangers.<p>This is a flowery way of saying <i>Fallout 4</i> is hard, and it's going to kill you a lot if you're not careful. And also even if you're careful. With that in mind, we …

Turn an old laptop into a Chromebook

For as long as I can remember, the go-to option for resurrecting an old PC was to install Linux. The open-source operating system has lower system requirements than Windows, so it's better suited to older hardware.<p>However, could it also be overkill? If you're not looking to run sophisticated …

Meike Peters’ Mediterranean Baguette Recipe

Through Instagram, I eat dream meals every day from all over the world. If it’s not the breakfast project by David Hagerman, or the latest behind the …

Dovetail Games Fishing set to make a splash on Xbox One

Dovetail Games Fishing will see a release on Xbox One via Microsoft's ID@Xbox self-publishing program.<p>The angling sim is already available for PC via …

Make Alien Isolation look amazing - 4K/8K shadows, reflections, detail and more | PC Invasion

It’s great what can be achieved with some simple file editing. <i>Alien Isolation</i> can be super enhanced with these settings.<p>Back into the …

Eyes-on with PC Shadow of Mordor's 6GB ultra-HD textures

The PC version of Monolith's Shadow of Mordor features an optional, ultra-HD texture pack that requires a graphics card with a colossal 6GB of memory …

4K Ultra HD

Movie Review - Septic Man (2013)

<b>Septic Man</b>, 2013<p>Directed by Jesse Thomas Cook<br>Starring Jason David Brown, Molly Dunsworth, Robert Maillet, Tim Burd, Julian Richings<p><b>SYNOPSIS:</b><br>A sewage …

The Dusty VHS Corner: “Pop it Tommy!” Eric Roberts the Video Maestro

<i>Tom Jolliffe digs deep into The Dusty VHS Corner for a trio of Eric Roberts movies…</i><p>There have been a few stars over the years who started brightly …

The Week in Spandex - The Pre-Comic-Con Edition

<b>Our weekly round up of the latest stories from the world of screen superheroes, including Guardians of the Galaxy, Planet Hulk / Guardians of the</b> …

Ten Things To Know As You Start Playing 'Watch Dogs'

I published my massive 3,600 word review of Ubisoft’s Watch Dogs late last night, but I thought it would be wise to write a separate, shorter post to ease new players into the game with tips and hints I learned in my 20+ hours of gameplay over the weekend. There are a few things I wish I knew from …