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A monopoly on family fun: the resurgence of board games
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In Brief

A monopoly on family fun: the resurgence of board games

Coronavirus lockdowns herald new era of old-style gaming
23 Nov 2020
Microsoft Flight Simulator reviews: wings of ‘pure wonder’
Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020
In Depth

Microsoft Flight Simulator reviews: wings of ‘pure wonder’

Gaming critics are wowed by the 11th instalment of the popular sim series
18 Aug 2020
Lego Super Mario: a toy every (big) kid will want this year
Lego Super Mario Adventures with Mario Starter Course
In Brief

Lego Super Mario: a toy every (big) kid will want this year

Nintendo’s iconic character is recreated in a new world of bricks
21 Apr 2020
20 best new video games to play in 2020
Cyberpunk 2077 will be released on PS4, Xbox One, PC and Google Stadia
In Review

20 best new video games to play in 2020

It’s a huge year in gaming with new titles and consoles hitting the market
17 Apr 2020
How Pokemon Go caused chaos for the Canadian military
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How Pokemon Go caused chaos for the Canadian military

Officers at army bases tasked with playing the game following influx of civilian fans
2 Jan 2020
Leicester’s Christian Fuchs talks esports, Fifa and Fortnite
Christian Fuchs esports NoFuchsGiven Leicester
In Brief

Leicester’s Christian Fuchs talks esports, Fifa and Fortnite

Premier League winner launched his own esports team in June
19 Sep 2018
Mario Kart Tour: Nintendo brings racer to smartphones
Mario Kart Tour
In Brief

Mario Kart Tour: Nintendo brings racer to smartphones

Japanese games giant also set for online service launch and Super Mario film
1 Feb 2018

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Mastermind contestants stopped from choosing Harry Potter
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Mastermind contestants stopped from choosing Harry Potter

Blackadder and Roald Dahl also no longer allowed because researchers have run out of questions
30 Jan 2018
F1 2017 review: The most immersive racer to date
F1 2017 Game
In Review

F1 2017 review: The most immersive racer to date

Vehicle handling improves for gamepad users, but players should expect to be 'challenged'
24 Aug 2017
Uncharted 4: Review round-up and all you need to know
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In Depth

Uncharted 4: Review round-up and all you need to know

One of 2016's biggest games is out today. Here's what the critics think and where to buy it
10 May 2016
Best virtual reality games 2016
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In Review

Best virtual reality games 2016

Headsets are on the market now, so what are the best titles to get started?
15 Apr 2016
Best games of 2014 – reviews
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In Brief

Best games of 2014 – reviews

A rolling round-up of the best games of the year, with new reviews added as they come out
17 Apr 2014
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