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  • Live-Action Games Are Having A Renaissance

    Live-Action Games Are Having A Renaissance

    Full-motion video games have been around since the early days of VHS, but their implementation of real actors on camera usually felt like gimmicks. Now, though, the way developers are utilising the strengths of real actors on camera is getting really clever, with games such as the creepy and fascinating Telling Lies, where you piece…


  • The Uncertain Future Of Loot Boxes

    The Uncertain Future Of Loot Boxes

    With the recent news that the major console manufacturers will be requiring game developers to disclose the probability of obtaining “randomised virtual items” from loot boxes, as well as Rocket League’s announcement that the game would be ditching loot boxes altogether, I wanted to discuss the shifting attitudes around these monetisation schemes and even the…