It's the second instalment in our look at games that perhaps don't invoke as much warmhearted nostalgia as they really ought to. Some of these were huge at the time, but have since been overlooked, other
From lost adventures to forgotten puzzlers, here are the classic titles that games history has cruelly overlooked History is not always kind to great games. Titles once heralded as masterworks are often
Playing with my brother is one of many ways he reveals himself not as a 'disabled' person – but simply as his own person In 2005, when my brother Euan was still a schoolboy, we used to play a lot of Tekken
Like iTunes for classic games The world has no shortage of video game emulators, but many can be painful to use — many reflect their hacker origins with equally hacky interfaces, and you'd need a vast
Plenty of controversy hounded the video game industry in 2013, though I’m not sure any of it was quite as hot-blooded as the controversies we saw the year prior. (I’m looking at you BioWare.) Still, there
Playing games can affect our behavior and visual perception in real life, according to a new study published last month in the International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction. The study came from Mark
Steam's multiple sales events are hugely popular with gamers. They are one reason why the download service is growing so quickly. Sales are also a useful revenue source for game developers. But do they
The science of what makes coffee great Coffee has become recognized as a human necessity. It is no longer a luxury or an indulgence; it is a corollary of human energy and human efficiency. - William H.