Exploding Kittens: how do you play and why is it so popular?

Briefing Fri 20 Feb, AT 14:36

Card game has become most backed project of all time on global crowdfunding platform Kickstarter

500 Euro banknotes are on a Monopoly boardgame

Monopoly celebrates 80 years with cash hidden inside games

One-Minute Read Tue 3 Feb, AT 13:36

Lucky fans in France could find up to £15,500 hidden in their edition of the venerable board game

Sundance 2015: five highlights from this year's film festival

Summary Mon 2 Feb, AT 16:07

From a teen porn expose to an interactive game that puts you in the midst of the Iranian Revolution


'Sentient' Super Mario plays all by himself

One-Minute Read Fri 23 Jan, AT 15:35

German scientists build 'self-aware' Super Mario character who needs no guidance from human hands


Nintendo turns 125: ten key milestones for gaming giant

Briefing Mon 22 Sep, AT 16:12

From playing cards to revitalising the video game industry and propelling Super Mario to world fame

Gaming: Female players now outnumber men

One-Minute Read Wed 17 Sep, AT 13:48

More than half of all gamers in the UK are now women, yet sexism within the industry remains widespread


Mario Golf World Tour – reviews of 'addictive' game

Hot Ticket Tue 29 Apr, AT 07:30

You don't have to be a hardcore golf fan to get hooked on this charming new Mario game, say reviewers

BioShock Infinite: Burial at Sea Episode Two - reviews of finale

Hot Ticket Thu 27 Mar, AT 07:59

BioShock game gets 'mind-bending send-off' to saga of existentialism and quantum mechanics

Project Morpheus: How Sony's PS4 headset could transform gaming

One-Minute Read Wed 19 Mar, AT 15:02

Sony's new 3D headset for the PS4, codenamed Project Morpheus, will immerse players in a virtual gaming world

Dark Souls II – reviews of 'gripping' video game sequel

Hot Ticket Mon 17 Mar, AT 07:34

Huge, brutal and astonishing, the gripping follow-up this tale of the undead is a gaming masterpiece