Scene from Assassin’s Creed: Unity

Queues. They’re the first thing you notice when you get to EGX. Before even setting foot in London’s Earl’s Court, you can see throngs of gamers obedi(...)

Henry Ryan: his latest venture is based firmly on the belief that “kids don’t hate learning, they just learn in different ways”.

“There’s nothing more impressive than a great teacher,” says Henry Ryan. The Montreal-based entrepreneur was “hardly even a student”, but, his latest (...)

A visitor plays the ‘Nosgoth’ video game at the Gamescom 2014 fair in Cologne yesterday. Photograph: Reuters/Ina Fassbender

The world’s largest video game fair is set to draw a record attendance this week as visitors seek out titles for new consoles from Microsoft and So(...)

EA’s Dungeon Keeper, a PC game from the late 1990s. When a free version came out on mobile this year, critics panned it for asking players to spend too much money to avoid long waits. Photograph: Electronic Arts via New York Times

In the world of gaming, as in life, you get what you pay for. There used to be one way most people bought video games: They spent, say, $60, and the w(...)

People play a video game at the Square Enix booth at the Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles.

Project Morpheus: Sony’s virtual reality project was on display - and playable - at this year’s E3, giving us a taste of what is to come further on do(...)

Bonnie Ross, head of 343 Industries, speaks during  the Xbox E3 media briefing . Photograph: Kevork Djansezian/Reuters

As E3 ends for another year, here are a few of the games we’re looking forward to seeing more of in the coming months. Super Smash Bros Wit(...)

 Gamers play Nintendo’s new game Splatoon at  E3  in Los Angeles, California. Photographh: Michael Nelson/EPA 3:08

When the dust settles and the spoils are counted, who will emerge as the victor from this year’s E3? Last year, things were a lot more clear cut. Sony(...)

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Seen as a competitor of sorts to YouTube, video-sharing site Vimeo might be a lot smaller and more niche but it has unique aspects that make it worth (...)

By now, most us are familiar with the basic idea behind Assassin’s Creed: a historical action-adventure game set in an open world that you explore whi(...)

Just Dance 2014

You know what to expect from Just Dance. Cartoonish graphics, increasingly difficult dance routines and general hilarity as you mock your friends and (...)