Ubisoft E3 2016 Press Conference Highlights | Open & strange new worlds

It was always going to be hard to top Microsoft’s presser earlier today, but Ubisoft came out swinging as best as it could this year. Aisha Tyler once again did a sterling (pun intended) job of the hosting duties, with a few surprises thrown in that caught me off guard. …

Xbox E3 2016 Press Conference Highlights | Microsoft’s killer app is everywhere

Well, damn. Phil Spencer promised to give us something memorable, but I honestly wasn’t expecting it to be the best Microsoft presser in years. The new hardware was there, the massive gaming lineup was there, but the connectivity with PC was without a doubt the central theme of the show. …

Why OSVR might finally bring me into Virtual Reality

There have been two huge barriers that have stopped me from considering (and as such, trying) VR headsets like the Oculus Rift and the HTC Vive. Firstly, the cost of getting one (beyond that of building a system capable of running it) was well outside my budget. Secondly, programs being …

Bethesda E3 2016 Press Conference Highlights | Not a knockout, but still a hell of a punch

It was always going to tough for Bethesda to match their stellar E3 début last year. After all, the element of surprise was no longer there – we knew they could deliver a well-paced show and deliver welcome surprises. As a result their 2016 presser lacked the full force of …

E3 2016 Press Conference Guide | When & where to watch this year’s shows

It’s almost that time of the year again, where gamers stand by for the big news to emerge from E3. As usual, the press conferences will range from mid afternoon to the early hours for us in the UK, but this year will see a number of changes to the …