Steam Deck snags ‘Best Gaming Hardware’ Golden Joystick award

Valve’s portable powerhouse might be the best gaming PC for on-the-go players, but it faced stuff handheld competition at last night’s Golden Joystick Awards. It also wasn’t the only portable gaming device to receive a nomination, as both the Analogue Pocket and Playdate earned a spot on the shortlist. Speaking of which, here’s the full … Read more

8BitDo Ultimate Bluetooth Controller review – “Fab grip and battery life, but perhaps not fully maximised on mobile”

A solution to wonky virtual joypads and fingerprint-ridden mobile screens, Bluetooth controllers have been making things easy for trigger-happy gamers on the go who prefer physical buttons over on-screen ones. The 8BitDo Ultimate Bluetooth Controller is no different – it certainly quenches that thirst for more tactile buttons when it comes to mobile gaming. But … Read more

How to set up PC streaming for play on mobile – Part 1

Mobile gaming has come a long way since the days of playing Snake on a Nokia. There are some excellent options out there now, including ports of fantastic console and PC titles. Even so, there are plenty of games that haven’t made their way over from PC. But that doesn’t mean you can’t still enjoy them … Read more

REDMAGIC 7S Pro Supernova Lords Mobile Edition review – “A true powerhouse dedicated for mobile gamers”

Sleek, “armoured for victory”, and with more powerful RAM than my actual gaming laptop, the REDMAGIC 7S Pro Supernova Lords Mobile Edition is a mobile gamer’s dream. It’s got a bunch of fancy features that are aimed solely at on-the-go players, but does it live up to the hype, or is it all bark and … Read more

Review: World War Z: Aftermath (PS5) – Performance Issues Can’t Stop XL Zombie Fun

World War Z: Aftermath, the manic zombie shooter, has finally made its way to PS5 alongside its long-awaited XL version of Horde Mode. This movie tie-in has become a real sleeper-hit after it launched to middling reviews back in 2019. But several updates later, and we have a solid third-person co-op experience that has outlived … Read more

Review: Mafia: Definitive Edition – This Is How You Do a Remake

Republished on Wednesday, 1st February, 2023: We’re bringing this review back from the archives following the announcement of February 2023’s PS Plus line up. The original text follows. After the complete and utter disaster that was Mafia II: Definitive Edition, the only way was up for its prequel. Mafia: Definitive Edition is a remake of … Read more