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Articles tagged with: Games

Playstation is 20 years old today! Here are our favourite ever games.

Playstation is 20 years old today! Here are our favourite ever games.

By Editor | Wed, 03 Dec 2014 13:30

Today the humble Playstation 1 turns 20 – can you believe it? This special milestone in gaming got our editorial team all nostalgic, thinking back to their favourite games. Sam and Joe had a few differences...

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MCM Comicon Birmingham 2014!

MCM Comicon Birmingham 2014!

By Sj.Cliff | Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:28

We’ve returned to MCM’s comic book extravaganza for the second year running to see how this year stacked up! And weren’t we pleasantly surprized! This year’s...

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St Andrews end freshers fun with ‘Raisin weekend’, foam fight ensues

St Andrews end freshers fun with ‘Raisin weekend’, foam fight ensues

By Editor | Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:41

It's an alleged 600 year tradition, and this year, students of Scotland's oldest university had no intention of breaking ritual as the institution's Raisin Weekend ended with a...

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Students, are you addicted to the internet?

Students, are you addicted to the internet?

By Editor | Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:30

We've all done it: woken up bleary eyed, grabbed our phones and read the latest goings on. We've then gone into uni and spent 8 hours staring at our screens before a long...

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Rise Festival is where you want to be this Christmas holiday

Rise Festival is where you want to be this Christmas holiday

By Editor | Wed, 01 Oct 2014 11:33

Thinking of going abroad this winter? Why not consider Rise Festival at the scenic French alpine resort of Les 2 Alpes. From the 13th of December till the 20th, the retreat will be taken over...

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An interview with… Esport Commentator James O’Leary

An interview with… Esport Commentator James O’Leary

By Sj.Cliff | Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:33

The world of professional video-game playing (Esports) is growing rapidly. Whether it’s individual or a team playing, the chance to make a living playing games is becoming a reality. League of Legends...

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Are you addicted to your mobile?

Are you addicted to your mobile?

By Sj.Cliff | Mon, 01 Sep 2014 12:37

A recent study by a team at Baylor University in Texas has found that becoming addicted to your smartphone could actually be a possibility. The survey, that was taken online by 164 students,...

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Now you can enjoy the TASTE of Candy Crush Saga!

Now you can enjoy the TASTE of Candy Crush Saga!

By Sj.Cliff | Thu, 31 Jul 2014 16:53

The world’s sweetest game, Candy Crush Saga, has launched its first UK collection of candies in partnership with sweet connoisseurs Spun Candy! Available from today exclusively at Selfridges...

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Give a little back when you buy games with Humble Bundle

Give a little back when you buy games with Humble Bundle

By Sj.Cliff | Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:27

Today, Humble Bundle is launching the first-ever Humble Square Enix Bundle, featuring 16 titles on Steam for Windows from some of Square Enix's biggest franchises, including Hitman and Deus Ex. Select titles are also...

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The Secret Life of Students – exploitative or reflective?

The Secret Life of Students – exploitative or reflective?

By Editor | Fri, 04 Jul 2014 13:01

Last night, Channel 4 aired the first in a new series of fly on the wall documentaries that seeks to document the private lives of a selection of students. With these university undergrads allowing the...

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Turtle Beach embarks on search to find the true beautiful game!

Turtle Beach embarks on search to find the true beautiful game!

By Sj.Cliff | Tue, 24 Jun 2014 15:58

#YourBeautifulGame campaign asks gamers to nominate their favourite videogame and win huge prizes 23rd June 2014: Turtle Beach, the leading audio brand in the videogames industry, is today embarking on a quest to crown the...

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Cambridge triumph over Oxford on the river.

Cambridge triumph over Oxford on the river.

By Sj.Cliff | Thu, 12 Jun 2014 12:05

OXFORD, England – June 7th/8th, 2014 – Forget the boat race, this weekend saw the brightest young minds from Oxford and Cambridge universities swap their oars for cards as they faced off...

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Risen from the dead: Mortal Kombat’s back!

Risen from the dead: Mortal Kombat’s back!

By Sj.Cliff | Tue, 03 Jun 2014 14:12

No more speculation. No more waiting. The new Mortal Kombat game has finally been announced. After days of leaks and teasers, the series creator Ed Boon officially announced the next instalment in the fight...

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Goat simulator. Is being a goat all it’s cracked up to be?

Goat simulator. Is being a goat all it’s cracked up to be?

By Sj.Cliff | Fri, 04 Apr 2014 16:16

Youtubers have been going mad for it, but what the fuck is Goat Simulator and why is it getting so popular?     As the title suggests, in the game...

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Indie games vs virtual reality!

Indie games vs virtual reality!

By Sj.Cliff | Thu, 20 Mar 2014 13:15

Playstation and Xbox are at it again! They’ve only gone and both made massive new announcements about the future of gaming. But who will win this round? At the Game Developers Conference...

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Batman: Arkham Knight sneak peak!

Batman: Arkham Knight sneak peak!

By Sj.Cliff | Wed, 05 Mar 2014 12:54

Hey internet! Resident geek SJ here. For those of you that haven’t already heard, the Batman: Arkham Knight trailer has landed! Only available on PS3, X-bone and PC, this game has been...

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From PS3 to real life

From PS3 to real life

By Sj.Cliff | Wed, 19 Feb 2014 13:37

Now who ever said that playing games was a waste of time? Probably a lot of parents in all honesty. Two years ago, racing simulator Gran Turismo 5 launched a competition to transform a humble...

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Introducing: Xbox ONE

Introducing: Xbox ONE

By Sj.Cliff | Wed, 22 May 2013 11:29

Video game fanatics around the world watched in excitement yesterday as Microsoft unveiled their newest console: the Xbox One. After squashing the name rumours of “Xbox Infinity”, “Xbox Fusion” and ...

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Sony announces PS4

Sony announces PS4

By TheStudentGuide | Thu, 21 Feb 2013 11:29

Details of the next generation console were revealed yesterday at an event in New York. The new PS4 (succeeding the PS3 which has, to date, sold about 75 million units since its launch in 2006), will...

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Student drinking games: Hi Bob

Student drinking games: Hi Bob

By TheStudentGuide | Tue, 29 Jan 2013 11:59

Drinking games are a student staple the world over. Intended to break the ice and encourage bonding (through everybody looking, sounding and generally acting silly), they are the ultimate in...

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