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9 Games Worth Smashing Out Over Christmas

9 Games Worth Smashing Out Over Christmas

The holidays are the best time for knocking out some video games, and this year has been quietly one of the best. There’s been some solid AAA games, cracking indies and just a good variety of experiences throughout. So if you’re looking for something fresh over the period, or just…

Snakeskin And Monkey Business: The Animals Of Sekiro

Snakeskin And Monkey Business: The Animals Of Sekiro

The world of Sekiro isn’t primarily a human one. Despite all its castles and temples, the land of Ashina belongs as much to its animal inhabitants: some we come across, such as the cocks and guard dogs, are domesticated (or in the case of the Blazing Bull, weaponised), but many…

How Sekiro Reinvents The Myth Of The Lone Swordsman

How Sekiro Reinvents The Myth Of The Lone Swordsman

FromSoftware’s games are known first and foremost for their difficulty and challenge, a fact that has dominated nearly every aspect of the conversation around Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice since release. It’s impossible to talk about it without confronting the challenge it presents. The discussion often circles around certain presumptions about…